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Wading Pools

Make sure to check the Wading Pools page for hours and once the season has started, the Facebook page for the latest updates.


Women-Only Swimming

Seattle Parks is offering something new at three pools. Southwest and Meadowbrook pools offer women-only gender swimming and lessons to females ages twelve and up. Rainier Beach offers $2 full-facility public swim and lessons for women and girls of all ages. Please call each pool for specific details.

The program will include recreational and lap swimming all three pools, and swim lessons at Medgar Evers and Southwest. This program provides women a safe, private time to exercise and learn to swim.

SEATTLE PARKS SUMMER SWIM LEAGUE MEET RESULTS

  • North Division Championships (7/27/13)
  • South Division Championships (7/27/13)
  • North Division Championships (8/3/13)
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WATER SAFETY TIPS FOR FAMILIES

  • Insist on Adult Supervision.
  • Learn to Swim.
  • Know the Water.
  • Wear a Life Vest.
  • Know what to do in an Emergency.
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WANT TO BE A LIFEGUARD?

Employment & Training
Learn requirements, how to find lifeguard jobs and training opportunities, including the Lifeguard Training Test, WSI, and the Northwest Lifeguard Test.
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Updated October 23, 2014

LIFEGUARD TRAINING TEAM

The Lifeguard Training Team is a FREE Program designed to train and certify Seattle's Youth in Lifesaving Skills.
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10th ANNUAL GREEN LAKE OPEN WATER SWIM

Sunday, June 29, 2014
9 a.m.

Swimmers can choose mile or mile course.
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30th ANNUAL EMERALD CITY
OPEN WATER SWIM

Open Water Swim LogoThe Open Water Swim was held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Seward Park.
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WATER SAFETY INFORMATION

Download our new water safety brochure in English, Spanish or Vietnamese.

 

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