Pool rules

The following rules apply at all LFUCG pools and aquatic centers:

  • No person shall be permitted in the pool with bandages, open sores or wounds.
  • Eating and drinking will be permitted in specified areas only.
  • There will be no running, pushing or horseplay.
  • Only one person on the diving board at a time.
  • No floatation devices allowed in the pool, including water wings, with the exception of Coast Guard-approved Personal Flotation Device (PFD). However, even Coast Guard-approved PFD will not be allowed on the slides or diving boards.
  • No goggles allowed on slides or diving boards.
  • Any minor under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a chaperone 17 or older.
  • All diving must be from the end of diving boards and straight forward, never off the side, one bounce per dive.
  • General swimming will not be allowed in the diving pool.
  • No animals are to be allowed in the pool area.
  • There will be no profanity.
  • Coolers and glass containers will not be allowed in pool area.
  • Stay off the life lines (ropes).
  • Only children 7 and under and their parents are permitted in wading pool area.
  • No smoking in or around pool area.
  • No one allowed in water during an electrical storm.
  • No alcoholic beverages or persons under the influence will be permitted.
  • Do not visit or talk to lifeguards while they are on duty.
  • T-shirts are not allowed to be worn into the pool. Nylon swim shirts are permitted in the pool.
  • Only proper swimming attire may be worn in the pool area – no cutoffs or street clothes.
  • Patrons must shower before entering pool.
  • Pool managers may add to this list other rules that pertain to their particular situation.