Ursinus College Aquatics


Fall Semester Pool Hours:

Monday through Friday:   12-1pm lap swim
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 7:00-9:00pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 6:00am-7:30am
Saturday and Sunday: 1:00pm-4:00pm*
*Pool closed for home swim meets on 11/8, 11/15, and 12/6.

Entry Policy:

A valid Ursinus College ID is required to use the pool. Upon entry, patrons must present ID to the lifeguard on duty and sign in.

Attendance Policy:
Pool is reserved for Ursinus College Faculty, Staff & Students.  Spouses may also use the facility.  Children (under 18) of Ursinus faculty, staff and students may use the pool only if accompanied in the water and actively engaged with their parent(s).

 

Little Bears Swimming Lessons - Spring + Summer 2015

Little Bears 2015 currently in the planning stages. We don't currently offer fall or winter lessons. Check back in January for registration and session dates!

If you or someone you know is interested in being part of the Little Bears team as an instructor or lifeguard, please contact Matt McGuriman at mmcguriman@ursinus.edu

 

Aqua Zumba with Becky DiMino

Ursinus Aquatics is pleased to announce that we will be continuing Aqua Zumba courses during the Fall Semester. Aqua Zumba is a low-impact, aquatic exercise program that is a ton of fun! It features cardio-conditioning and body toning exercises set to great music. All the fun of a regular Zumba class, but now in the water! Come and join us for some Aqua Zumba! To register, please visit www.ucaquazumba.eventbrite.com.

Questions? Email aquatics@ursinus.edu or call Matt McGuriman at 610-409-3392.

When: (Mondays) October 20th, October 27th, November 3rd, November 10th, November 17th

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Where: Elliott Pool in Floy Lewis Bakes Center.

Cost for 5 Classes: $35. Online Registration Here.

(We are not currently offering a “per class” rate.)

 

2014 Ursinus College Classic

Sunday, December 14, 2014

This sanctioned meet is open to all currently USMS registered athletes age 18 and older. A swimmer’s age for this meet will be determined by his/her age on December 14th, 2014. Need to register with USMS to participate? Go to: http://www.usms.org/reg/ to sign up!

Entry Deadline: Online Entry Found Here! Online meet entry is mandatory. Online entry is open until 11:59 PM EST on December 11th, 2014.

Times will qualify for Top Ten!

For registration or more info, please visit our ClubAssistant page or email aquatics@ursinus.edu!

 

American Red Cross Lifeguard Courses

Lifeguard Review and Recertification:

February 28, 2015 9:00am-5:00pm and March 1, 2015 9:00am-5:00pm

Participants must hold a current American Red Cross Lifeguarding/CPR/AED/First Aid certification. Certification will cover all four elements and is valid through March 2017.

Courses are open to the public and capped at 10 students.

For more information or to register for upcoming classes, please contact Matt McGuriman at mmcguriman@ursinus.edu or 610-409-3392.

 

Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED Certification Course

March 27, 28 and April 3, 4 from 9:00am-5:00pm

Students must be age 15 by the last day of the course. They must be able to complete a continuous 300-yard swim (including front crawl with rhythmic breathing and breaststroke). Additionally, they must be able to retrieve a 10-pound brick in eight feet of water and return it 20 yards to starting point with both hands on brick.

Courses are open to the public and capped at 10 students.

For more information or to register for upcoming classes, please contact Matt McGuriman at mmcguriman@ursinus.edu or 610-409-3392.