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Summer Aquatics Program

The pool has closed for the 2016 season. 

Please check back here beginning May 1, 2017 for next summer's information!

Off-Season Phone Number (September 26, 2016 - May 14, 2017): (818) 937-7442

Seasonal Phone Number (May 15, 2017 - September 24, 2017): (818) 937-7433

***Wading Pools are available for rental for private parties from June through September.  Please call the Off-Season phone number to reserve your party for next summer.***



2016 Aquatics Wrap Up pg 1

2016 Aquatics Wrap Up pg 2

 

ALL swim participants are REQUIRED to submit

a Release of Liability Form SIGNED by a parent

or legal guardian.

All highlighted fields must be completed.

Any day camps wishing to bring participants to the pool MUST bring signed releases of liability with them on their first swim day.  Day Camps MUST contact the pool prior to arrival to verify if space is available.

You may download the Release of Liability Form by CLICKING HERE, or call (818) 937-7433 to have one emailed to your camp director.

 

Summer 2016 Pacific Community Pool Schedules

Calendar August 29-September 3

Click here for the current pool schedule

June 6 - August 7, 2016

August 8 - August 14, 2016

August 15 - August 28, 2016

August 29 - September 25, 2016

 

Summer 2016 Pacific Community Pool Lessons

All sessions of lessons have closed for 2016.

Please check back with us in May, 2017 for next summer's schedule.

 2016 Lessons with totals included2016 Lessons with totals included pg2


 2016 Novice Water Polo Team - Glendale Polo Bears

 

Prerequisites:

  1. Participants must have the endurance to complete a one hour water polo workout.
  2. Water Polo coach approval at the first day of practice.
  3. Water Polo participants are STRONGLY encouraged to continue swim lessons until Level VI is passed.
 
Ages: 9 - 17

Fee: $75
Dates: June 6 - August 21

Location & Times:
Hoover High School Pool
 June 6 - August 5

11 & Under
6:15 - 7:30 p.m. (Mon-Thurs) AND 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Fri)

14 & Under
7:15 - 8:30 p.m. (Mon-Thurs) AND 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Fri)
  17 & Under
7:15 - 8:30 p.m. (Mon-Thurs) AND 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Fri)
     
   Pacific Community Pool
 August 8 - August 19
   All Age Groups
6:30 - 7:45 p.m. (Mon-Fri)
 

To access the Hoover High School pool deck, you must park on Olmstead Dr., and walk across the track/field following signs to the pool deck.

Please note: Although game/meet information is posted here, it is always best to verify information with your coaches.

 **AGES 15-17 will practice, by may not play games.

Tentative Banquet Date: August 20, 2016

Tentative Picture Day: July 15, 2016

North Region Summer 2016 Water Polo Game Schedule

Sponsored by the LA84 Foundation Summer Swim Program www.la84foundation.org

Additional scrimmages may be organized on a periodic basis.

Saturday, June 25
 
 Hoover High School Pool - Glendale
(818) 937-7433
 651 E. Glenwood Rd.
 
 Glendale, CA 91202
 
 Park on Olmstead and walk across the track to the pool
 

 

Warm up for first game at 9:00 a.m.

Burbank vs. Pasadena
11u
9:15 - 10:00 a.m.
 Glendale vs. Pasadena
14u
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
 15 minute break
   
 Glendale vs. Burbank
11u
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
 Burbank vs. Glendale
14u
11:45 - 12:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 9

Pasadena High School - Pasadena
(626) 585-2024
2550 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91107

 

Warm up for first game at 8:00 a.m.

Glendale vs. Pasadena
11u
8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
Glendale vs. Burbank
14u
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.
15 minute break


Burbank vs. Pasadena
11u
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Pasadena vs. Burbank
14u
10:45 - 11:30 p.m.

 

Saturday, July 23

Verdugo Aquatic Facility
(818) 238-5391
3201 W. Verdugo Ave.

Burbank, CA 91505

 

Warm up for first game at 8:00 a.m.

Glendale vs. Pasadena
11u
8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
Glendale vs. Burbank
14u
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.
15 minute break


Burbank vs. Pasadena
11u
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Pasadena vs. Burbank
14u
10:45 - 11:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 6

Hoover High School Pool - Glendale
(818) 937-7433
651 E. Glenwood Rd.

Glendale, CA 91202

Park on Olmstead and walk across the track to the pool

 

Warm up for the first game at 9:00 a.m.

Glendale vs. Burbank
11u
9:15 - 10:00 a.m.
Pasadena vs. Glendale
14u
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
15 minute break


Pasadena vs. Burbank
11u
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Glendale vs. Burbank
14u
11:45 - 12:30 p.m.

 

Sunday, August 21

LA84 Summer Water Polo Festival @ La Mirada

Details to be announced.

 

2016 Novice Swim Team - Glendale Gators

 Prerequisites:

  1. Participants must have the endurance to complete a one hour swim workout.
  2. Participation in daily workouts as well as attendance to the majority of swim meets, typically held on Saturdays.
  3. Swim coach approval at the swim team try-outs on the first day of practice.  If payment has already been made and the youth is not accepted onto the team, a full refund will be issued.
  4. Swim team participants are STRONGLY encouraged to continue swim lessons until Level VI is passed.
 
Fee: $75
Dates: June 6 - August 20

MORNING TEAM PRACTICE DATES
LOCATION
TIMES
June 6 - August 5
Pacific Community Pool
7:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. (M-Th)

Hoover High School Pool
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (Fri)
August 8 - August 12
Pacific Community Pool
6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. (M-Th)

Pacific Community Pool
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. (Fri)



EVENING TEAM PRACTICE DATES
LOCATION TIMES
June 6 - August 5
Hoover High School Pool
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. (M-Th)

Hoover High School Pool
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (Fri)
August 8 - August 12
Pacific Community Pool
6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. (M-Th)

Pacific Community Pool
5:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. (Fri)
 To access the Hoover High School pool deck, you must park on Olmstead Dr. and walk across the track/field, following the signs to the pool deck.
 Please Note: Although game/meet information is posted here, it is always best to verify information with your coaches.

 

Swim Meet Schedule

DAY
DATE
SWIM MEET LOCATIONS
 Sunday  June 26
 Santa Monica - 12:30pm warm ups
 Saturday  July 9
 Glendale at Pacific - 8am warm ups
 Saturday  July 16
 Pasadena at PHS - 7:30am warm ups
 Saturday  July 30
 SCMAF Prelims - Rosemead
 Saturday  August 6
 Burbank at Verdugo - 8am warm ups
 Saturday  August 13
 SCMAF Finals - La Mirada
 Sunday  August 14
LA84 Festival - Santa Clarita
 Saturday  August 20

 City of Glendale End of Summer Banquet

*This year it will be held on Saturday, not Sunday.

 

 

Learn to Swim General Information

  • The following classes are available: Parent & Me (6 mo. - 3.5 yrs.), Levels 1 - 6 (3.5 yrs. - 15 yrs.), Adults (16 yrs. & older).
  • Swim lesson participants MUST be present on the first day of the scheduled swim lesson; otherwise the participant will be automatically dropped from the class.  If you know in advance that the participant will be unable to attend the first day of lessons, you must call and receive approval from Gamar Mirzakhanian at (818) 937-7433 before the first class begins.  You must indicate your child’s swim level at this time. 
  • Private One-On-One Lessons are available for $30 per child, per 30 minutes
  • NO REFUNDS will be issued for aquatics programs, including registering for the wrong level or time.

LESSON DATES & TIMES

  • The 4-day session will run Monday - Thursday for 2 weeks & 25 minutes per class.

  • The 3-day session will run Friday - Sunday for 2 weekends & 35 minutes per class.
  •  For most swim levels there are up to 10 students per class.
  • When choosing a swim class, you should register for the time you’re interested in because all levels are offered at all times (with the exception of Parent & Me and Adult classes, which are specially marked on the lesson schedule).
Lesson Prices Session A Session B Session C Session D Session E Session F

 Jun. 6 - Jun. 16
 Jun. 17 - Jun. 30
Jul. 5 - Jul. 14
Jul. 18 - Jul. 31
Aug. 1 - Aug. 4
Aug. 1 - Aug. 11
Youth Lessons  $40 $40 $40 $40 $25 $40
Adult Lessons $55 $55 $55 $55 $35 $55

 

Glendale Infant & Preschool Program

PARENT & ME STARFISH (Ages 6 mo. - 3.5 yrs). Adult participation required. Students in "Starfish" will learn to adjust to the water, water entry, jumping in, front kick, blowing bubbles, front glide, back float, underwater exploration, arm movement, and safety skills. Parent skills will be taught including towing with personal floatation devices and rescues.

Glendale Learn to Swim Program

Level I-A Turtles (Ages 3.5 - 5 yrs.)

"Turtles" will learn to feel comfortable in the water. Students will learn to adjust to water entry, perform the front kick, how to glide and float, breathing control, underwater exploration, beginner strokes, and various safety skills.

Level I-B Frogs (Ages 6 - 12 yrs)

"Frogs" will learn to feel comfortable in the water and enjoy the water safely. Students will expand upon the skills taught in "Turtles".

Level II Sea Horses (Ages 6 - 12 yrs)

"Sea Horses" will learn fundamental skills, including locomotion skills, self-help, and basic rescue skills taught in previous levels.

Level III Fish (Ages 6 -15 yrs)

"Fish" will learn to build on the skills learned in Level II. This includes coordination of the front and back crawl, introduction to elementary backstroke, diving and treading water, along with additional safety skills.

Prerequisite: Children must possess either a Level II completion certificate or skills equivalent to that level, including the ability to swim five yards unassisted.

Level IV Dolphins (Ages 6 - 15 yrs)

"Dolphins" will learn to develop confidence and improve other aquatic skills. The breaststroke, sidestroke, and basic turning at the wall will be introduced. Personal safety and rescue techniques are also emphasized.

Prerequisite: Children must be at least 6 years of age and possess either a Level III completion certificate or skills equivalent to that level, including the ability to swim 15 yards unassisted. Children at this level are encouraged to try out for the summer swim team.

Level V/VI Sharks (Ages 6 - 15 yrs)

"Sharks" will to learn coordination and refinement of keystrokes. The butterfly, open turns, and the feet-first surface dive are introduced. Children at this level are encouraged to try out for the summer swim team. The objective of Level VI is to polish strokes so students swim with more ease, efficiency, power, and smoothness over greater distances. Students develop considerable endurance by the end of this course. Additional flip turns and the long shallow dive are taught.

Prerequisite: Children entering Level V & VI must have a Level IV certificate or must meet all requirements to complete Level IV. Children at this level are encouraged to try out for the summer swim team.

Adult Lessons (Ages 16 years and older)

The objective of this class is to help adults achieve their desired swimming ability.

Junior Lifeguard Information

This academy will teach the American Red Cross principles of Community First Aid and Safety, Water Safety Instructor Aid, general pool-lifeguard scanning methods, and various lifeguarding techniques, including reaching and throwing assists.

Dates:

Session 1: Mon through Thurs, June 20 - June 30, 2016

Session 2: Tues through Fri, July 5 - July 8 AND Mon through Thurs, July 11 - July 14, 2016

Time: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. 

Ages: 12 - 14

Fee: $85 per 2 week session

Are you interested in becoming a lifeguard?

Lifeguard classes are offered through the GUSD ROP program.

Splish Splash Family Fun Day

The City of Glendale will be hosting the annual Splish Splash Family Fun Day on Saturday, July 9 from 1 p.m – 5:00 pm at Pacific Community Pool. Join us for a great day of fun which will include; organized games, relay races, a treasure hunt and more.

In partnership with the American Red Cross, a water safety presentation will take place at 1pm. People who attend the presentation from 1 - 1:30pm will be allowed free admission to pool on this day.

Special Needs Accommodations

The Community Services & Parks Department will provide any reasonable accommodation toward the inclusion of a participant. Please contact our Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator at (818) 548-3785 two weeks prior to the start of the program. Ample time is required to determine the needs of each request.

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