Rules

General

  1. All accidents and injuries that occur on Club grounds must be reported immediately to the Club Manager.
  2. The Club will not be responsible for loss or damage to personal property.
  3. Each adult member shall be responsible for damage to Club property caused by such member and by all persons on the premises by reason of his/her membership.
  4. Pets are not permitted anywhere on Club property. This includes leaving pets in cars.
  5. All automobiles shall be carefully parked in the Club parking lot unless otherwise directed, in an orderly manner to make maximum us of the available space and to ensure free ingress and egress for all other vehicles.
  6. Automobiles shall not be driven at a speed in excess of 10 mph on Club premises.
  7. No vehicles (including skateboards) are permitted on Club grounds except for the purpose of entering or leaving the Club. All bicycles shall be parked in the designated area.
  8. The Manager shall be in charge of all Club equipment and he/she will assign the use of such equipment in a manner equitable to the entire membership.
  9. Pedestrians and children on bicycles shall have the right of way at all times.
  10. All motorized vehicles shall be confined to the designated driveways and parking areas.
  11. The Board of Trustees requests that no member reprimand an employee. All complaints regarding an employee should be submitted to the President in writing and signed by the member. The President shall submit a report of the complaint to the Board of Trustees with comments and/or solutions.
  12. All persons using the Club are strictly responsible for the proper disposal of their paper and debris in the containers provided.
  13. Foul or abusive language is prohibited.
  14. Any misconduct or infraction of these rules should be reported to the Club Manager.
  15. The Club grounds shall close no later than 9 pm unless a later time is authorized by the Club Manager.

Registration

Members may enter the Club by presenting their passes to the employees at the front desk. Members who can be verified as members and forgotten their pass will be admitted as a guest of the Club with a $1 refundable guest fee. This refund will be given the next time the pass is produced at the gate. If the pass cannot be found, the fee will apply to the $5 card replacement fee. Members must register all guests by listing their name(s) and address(es) in the guest register at the front desk. Guests are the responsibility of the host member and must follow all club rules.

Swimming Area Rules

  1. All persons using the pool do so at their own risk.
  2. All persons should shower before entering the pool.
  3. No food or cigarettes are permitted within 3 feet of the pool.
  4. Diving masks, suntan lotion bottles and similar articles must be of plastic or other non-breakable material.
  5. No running.
  6. No coins are allowed in the pool.
  7. All children under 9 years old and those under 10 years of age who have not passed a swim and Club rule test must be accompanied by a person who is at least 13 years of age. This person is responsible for the behavior and safety of the child. Lifeguards and other employees are not babysitters. Ultimate responsibility rests with the parents.
  8. All children who are not toilet trained must wear a diaper, plastic pants with snug fitting legs and a swimsuit.
  9. The pool and pool area shall be open during the posted hours. The Club Manager at his/her discretion may extend pool hours and may close the pool for maintenance, health reasons, adverse weather conditions or any other reason he/she deems necessary.
  10. The Club Manager or lifeguard can refuse admission of expel from the water anyone with skin abrasions, bandages, infections, inflamed eyes, could or colds. This rule may be waived by the Club Manager upon presentation of a doctor’s certificate that the person’s condition is neither contagious, dangerous nor injurious to that person or others.
  11. Everyone except employees shall leave the facility within 5 minutes after the pool closes.

Diving Board

  1. One person on the board at a time.
  2. One bounce.
  3. No running.
  4. No back dives, black flips, inward gainers, etc.
  5. Must not wear goggles, floatation devices or any other such matter.
  6. Must jump straight out from the board.
  7. Must swim immediately to the ladder.
  8. Must not go directly into the swim area.
  9. Must not enter diving area from swim area.
  10. The next diver must wait until the previous diver has touched the ladder before he/she can go.
  11. No catching balls thrown from the side.
  12. The diving area may be closed, at the discretion of the lifeguards, for open swim. No one is permitted to go off the boards at this time.
  13. Children who cannot swim one lap of the pool may not swim in the diving area unless accompanied by an adult.

Entering the Pool

  1. Swimmers must dive straight out in designated diving areas or jump feet first.
  2. Swimmers cannot twist, jump in backwards, do cannonballs, fan backs or run and jump and dive.
  3. Swimmers must not jump or dive in toward or at anyone.

Swim Lane

  1. The swim lane is for swimming laps only. Swimmers must swim on the right side of the lane when it is occupied by more than one swimmer.
  2. Do not hang on the lane line.
  3. No one is permitted to enter or leave the pool by going through the lane.

Floatation Devices

  1. Regular-size rafts may be used except when the pool is crowed. This decision will be made by the Club Manager, Assistant Manager or the guards in charge.
  2. NO RAFTS or NOODLES of any kind are permitted in the baby pool, 2-ft. area, or deep end. Small rings are permitted in the 2-ft. area.
  3. No exceptionally large rafts or solid floatation devices.
  4. Any child who must use a ring buoy or water wings must stay in the 2-ft. area unless accompanied by an adult.
  5. Floatation devices must be mounted in the water, not from the wall. No jumping or diving onto a floatation device from outside the pool.

Swimming Rules

  1. Must stay off head, neck and shoulders if dunking or playing.
  2. No chicken fights, standing on shoulders, etc.
  3. May not throw other swimmers (parents may throw children, but not flip them).
  4. May not jeopardize the safety or security of other swimmers.

Adult Swim

  1. Adult swim will occur for 15 minutes  every hour starting at a quarter to the hour (e.g. 12:45 – 1 pm).
  2. Children must stay 3-ft. from the edge of the pool during adult swim.
  3. One child, 5 years of age and younger, may accompany an adult in the pool during adult swim as long as the child remains in direct contact with the adult.
  4. Children 5 years old and younger may use the diving board during the adult swim if the supervising adult is in position in the water to assist the child.

Wading Pool

All children using the wading pool must be accompanied by an adult at all times. No lifeguard is on duty at the wading pool.