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Aquatics Summer 2020


 

What to expect at our pools:

  • Anyone entering the facility will be screened prior to being admitted for their program
  • Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled program, ready to swim in your bathing suit. Proceed directly to the pool deck following directions from staff and posted signage.
  • Lockers will not be available.  Please bring your belongings onto the pool deck.
  • Swimmers are reminded to keep 2 metres away from other swimmers.
  • Bathrooms will be available for use during swim times.
  • Please leave at the conclusion of your program through the designated exit points. Do not shower,re-enter the change rooms or linger on deck. 

                                                                                                                                                                             Swim Lessons

The City of London is offering learn to swim lessons at select aquatic locations beginning July 06. They will be modified to follow guidelines and health precautions as set out by the Province of Ontario and the Middlesex-London Health Unit, including physical distancing and group size restrictions. Adult lessons, private lessons, first aid programs and aquatic leadership programs are not running at this time. We are currently only offering our modified learn to swim program. 

Modifications include:

 

  • Swim programs will run for five consecutive days each with 30-minute lessons each day (Monday through Friday).  
  • All lessons will be taught at a distance by qualified instructors to allow participants and staff to maintain a physical distance from others.
  • Participants in Preschool 1 to Swimmer 2 will be required to have a parent or caregiver (13 years and older) in the water with them for physical contact and safety purposes.
  • Please limit the number of people that accompany swimmers to one.  Designated viewing space is limited and those who choose to view a lesson must maintain a physical distance from others.
  • Limited equipment will be used and will be sanitized between each use.
  • Swimmers must register in advance for their lessons online or by phone (519-661-5575).

 


Recreational Swimming

Modifications for Recreational Swimming

  • Swimmers must register in advance for their swim time online or by phone (519-661-5575). Payment will be taken at the pool.
  • All swimmers wishing to participate must register.
  • Registration will open one week prior to the date of the swim.
  • Spaces are first come, first served.
  • All recreational swims will be 90 minutes long.
  • Pool capacities will be reduced to permit physical distancing.
  • Slides, diving boards and climbing walls will not be open.
  • No equipment other than a limited number of lifejackets will be available.  You may bring your own.

 

Recreational Swim times

** Regular admission fees and supervision policy apply

 

Canada Games Aquatic Centre - effective July 04, 2020

Monday to Friday 2:45 - 4:15pm, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Saturday 2:00 - 3:30 pm, 3:45 - 5:15 pm, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Sunday 3:00 - 5:00 pm

 

South London Community Pool - - effective July 11, 2020

Monday to Friday 1:00 - 2:30 pm, 3:00 - 4:30 pm, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Saturday 1:00 - 2:30 pm, 3:00 - 4:30 pm, 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Sunday 1:00 - 2:30 pm, 3:00 - 4:30 pm

Women's Only Swim Sundays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

 

Outdoor pool recreational swim times can be found here


Lane Swimming

Modifications for Lane Swimming

  • Swimmers must register in advance for their swim time online or by phone (519-661-5575). Payment will be taken at the pool.
  • All swimmers wishing to participate must register.
  • Registration will open one week prior to the date of the swim.
  • Spaces are first come, first served.
  • All lane swims will be 60 minutes long.
  • To permit physical distancing, one swimmer per 25 metre lane and two swimmers per 50 metre lane.  Members of the same household may share a lane (max of 2 swimmers)
  • No equipment will be available but you may bring your own.

Regular admission fees and supervision policy apply

Canada Games Aquatic Centre- effective July 04, 2020

Monday to Friday 9:30 - 2:30pm, 5:15 - 7:15pm, 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Saturday 5:30 - 6:30 pm

 

South London Community Pool- effective July 11, 2020

Monday to Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 am

 

Outdoor pool recreational swim times can be found here


Aquafit Classes

Modifications for Aquafit Classes

  • Participants must register in advance for their class online or by phone (519-661-5575). Payment will be taken at the pool.
  • All swimmers wishing to participate must register.
  • Registration will open one week prior to class.
  • Spaces are first come, first served.
  • Equipment is permitted and will be sanitized after each use.

Canada Games Aquatic Centre - effective July 04, 2020

Monday to Friday - Shallow 12:00 - 12:45 pm, Shallow 1:30 - 2:15 pm, Deep 1:30 - 2:15 pm, Shallow 6:30 - 7:15 pm

 

South London Community Pool - effective July 11, 2020

Monday to Friday - Shallow 9:00 am, Deep 9:45 am

 

Outdoor pool recreational swim times can be found here

 

For more information, please email us at aquatics@london.ca

 

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