All persons MUST take a shower prior to using the pools.
Bandages of any kind are not permitted in the pools.
Persons with the following conditions will be prohibited from entering the pool (the YMCA reserves the right to refuse entry to any person at their discretion):
- Any person appearing to be or known to be intoxicated.
- Any person with symptoms of diarrhea.
- Any person showing evidence of skin disease, sores, or inflamed eyes or communicable disease shall be refused use of the pools unless a physician certifies that the individual’s condition is not infectious or contagious by waterborne transmission.
Strollers are not permitted on deck, wheelchairs and other assistive devices are permitted.
Electrical appliances and electronics are prohibited within 5 feet of the water (battery operated waterproof devices are permitted).
Children under the age of 9 must be accompanied by a designated adult.
Non-swimmer children must have an adult in the water within arms’ reach at all times and must remain in 4 feet of water or less.
Glass, gum, and smoking are not permitted in any pool area. Water in plastic or metal containers is permitted in all pool areas. Food and drink permitted at picnic area of outdoor pools.
Swimmers are not permitted to participate in breath holding activities.
Running, rough play, dunking, splashing, pushing is prohibited. Standing or sitting on the back or shoulders is not permitted. Disrespectful or inappropriate language or behavior is prohibited.
Diving is only permitted in designated areas of water 9 feet or deeper.
No hanging or diving over any life lines or lane lines.
No playing on or around ladders, stairs, and lift chairs. They are for entering and exiting only.
Use of photographic devices to take pictures without consent is prohibited.
No one is allowed back in the pool area until at least one half hour after the last audible clap of thunder or last lightning flash.
Please do not engage actively guarding staff (on duty watching the pool) in extended conversation.
Members, non-members, or guests who repeatedly break these rules are subject to possible membership loss or appropriate disciplinary actions.
In an emergency, please follow lifeguard’s directions as quickly and safely as possible.