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Swimming Pools & Aquatic Programs

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Swimming Pool Facilities

Train now for a summer job in aquatics.

The City of Longmont has 5 swimming pools and operates Union Reservoir Swim Beach.

Sunset Pool - (outdoor)

Recreation Facility Passes are NOT accepted at Union Reservoir, separate use fees apply. View the Fee Information Page for details on

the various passes and admission fees/packages available.

Aquatic Programs

Swim Lesson Programs – Longmont Recreation Services offers swimming lessons for children as young as 6 months through adults enjoying the golden years. Year-round swim classes are available at both Centennial Pool and the Longmont Recreation Center. Swimming lessons are also available at Sunset Pool and Kanemoto Activity Pool during the summer months. Download pages from current recreation brochure.

CARA Swim Team - Three different locations offer this recreation based Swim Teams for youth ages 6 to 18 years. Join either our year-round teams:

Centennial Tsunamis or the Longmont Recreation Center Piranhas, or our Summer Sunset Swordfish Team.

Masters Swim Team - Longmont Masters is geared towards adult wanting a great coached workout with supportive team mates.

Spring Board Diving Programs – Longmont Recreation Services offers year-round Springboard Diving Program complete with spring board diving lessons and a Diving Club.

Lifeguard and Swim Instructor Certification Classes – Longmont Recreation Services teaches individuals 15 and older to become American Red Cross Lifeguards and, for those 16 years and older, American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors. Longmont Recreation Services hires American Red Cross Lifeguards to guard each pool and beach facility and American Red Cross Water Safety Instructors to teach swim lessons.

Unpaid College Internships - Longmont Recreation Services offers a limited number of unpaid recreation internships for individuals who need internship college credit towards a degree in the recreation or marketing field.


Updated 06/14/11 by S. Dabney (303) 774-4827