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Aquatics Operation


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  • Gandy Pool

    Gandy Pool
    404 Imperial Boulevard
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    Ph: 863.834.3157
    Email: Aquatics@lakelandgov.net


    Hours of Operation

    Special closures: 
    Wednesday, November 28 (Maintenance project, we appreciate your patience)
    Saturday, December 8 (<-- We will all be at Snowfest in Munn Park! Come visit us there!)
    Saturday, December 15 

    Lap Swim

    Monday - Friday: 5:30 AM - 5 PM (Lanes Limited in the afternoon until high school season is over)
    Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Sunday: 11 AM - 5 PM

    Open Swim

    Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5:00 PM
    Saturday
    : 10 AM - 5 PM
    Sunday: 11 AM - 5 PM

    Gandy Pool features a 10 lane, 25-yard short course heated pool with a one-meter diving board and a 3-4 foot deep recreation pool. A handicap ramp at 0-depth and a hydraulic handicap lift chair is provided.

    Open year round. 


    Amenities

    • Vending machines (Food and drink permitted in pavilion areas only.)
    • Lockers for personal belongings
    • Lap lanes (Time clocks available)
    • Bleacher seating
    • Shower/changing rooms
    • Personal Floatation Devices (PFDs) available for checkout. Sorry, no refunds due to inclement weather.

    Fees

    • $4 - One visit; Open/Lap Swim
    • $40 - 20 Visits; Open/Lap Swim
    • ACTIVITY PASS (Semi-Annual or Annual Pass) Covers Weight rooms, Cardio Rooms, Open Swim, Lap Swim, Open Tennis and any Health and Fitness Class with the  in front of the class

      Ages 14-59 (Individual) $200/$360

      Ages 60 and up (individual) $170/$300

      Family (Two adults up to the age of 59 living in same household plus any legal dependents) $450/$800

  • Simpson Pool

    Simpson Pool
    1725 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue
    Lakeland, FL 33805
    Ph: 863.834.2286
    Email: Aquatics@lakelandgov.net 

    Simpson Pool is open seasonally in the Summer. For information on Simpson during the rest of the year, contact Gandy Pool: 863-834-3157.


    Open / Lap Swim

    Simpson Pool will close for the season 9/17/18 - Check back next Spring for our Summer Opening Date

    Simpson Pool features a 10 lane, 50 meter long course pool and separate diving well with two one-meter diving boards. A hydraulic handicap lit chair is also available.


    Fees

    • $4 - One visit; Open/Lap Swim
    • $40 - 20 visits; Open/Lap Swim
    • ACTIVITY PASS (Semi-Annual or Annual Pass) Covers Weight rooms, Cardio Rooms, Open Swim, Lap Swim, Open Tennis and any Health and Fitness Class with the  in front of the class

      Ages 14-59 (Individual) $200/$360

      Ages 60 and up (individual) $170/$300

      Family (Two adults up to the age of 59 living in same household plus any legal dependents) $450/$800


    17 & under - inquire about dollar days.

  • Swim Lessons

    Swim lessons are available on a limited basis throughout the year.

    Learn more in the Playmaker.

  • Classes

    Gandy Pool

    • Aqua Yoga :
      Monday & Thursday 11:30 am
      $5 per class
      or Activity Pass
      Call in advance to reserve mat 

    • Aqua Spin:
      Monday, Wednesday & Friday 6:30 am
      Monday & Wednesday 6:00 pm
      Saturday 8:00 am
      $5 per class
      or Activity Pass
      Call in advance to reserve bike
    • Splashercise:
      Monday - Friday 
      1:30pm
      $2.50 per class
      or Activity Pass
  • Swim Team

    Gandy & Simpson Pools are the home to Riptide Aquatics. Riptide Aquatics is a year-round competitive swim team ohigh-quality quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of our team is to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability from novice, state, national and international competitors. Train with some of the best swimmers in the country and work with talented and experienced coaches. Find out more on their website or Facebook page.