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4-2 Pool

Aquatics

  • CAPACITY
    13 people allowed in the pool at one time:
    1 person per lane maximum = 10 lanes + 1 shallow end and 2 deep end for walking/fitness
  • No one under the age of 16 is allowed in the pool or on the pool deck until further notice.
  • Lap swimming only.  No open, recreational swim.
  • No lounge chairs available for deck access, leisure group seating, studying or tanning.
  • No swim lessons, either private or semi-private available.
  • No underwater hockey, water polo, or any other group activities.

No children under 16 are allowed in the pool or on the pool deck until further notice.

The pool always closes 30 minutes prior to the facility.
ADULT SWIM ONLY HOURS
Monday — Friday: 5:30am — 9:30pm

Saturday: 8:00am — 7:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am — 7:30pm

Swim Lessons

Swim lessons during the summer of 2021 are yet TBD.

In the past, private or semi-private swim lessons are available during the summer for children (must be at least 4 years old and potty-trained) or adults.  Lessons are designed for all levels!  From basic skills + water safety to transitioning to defined strokes or advanced stroke refinement.  Participants do not need to be current members of the Recreation Center, but must meet eligibility requirements  Lessons are open to all Texas Medical Center faculty, staff, residents, students and families and UT System alumni.  Lessons typically begin by June and wrap up in August.

Employment Opportunities

Pool-related positions during the summer of 2021 are yet TBD.

Typically each summer we hire Private/Semi-Private Swim Lesson Instructors and Pool Attendants.  Individuals may be employed in just one or any combination of the two positions, depending on experience.  Employment is for June through August with training beginning in late May.  Applications accepted in February/March.  Ideal position for teachers, college students and recent high school graduates with an aquatic background.  Employees must be at least 18 years old and a high school graduate by the time lessons begin in June.  For specific questions, contact the Program Manager.

Water Polo

Water Polo has moved locations while the REC is closed and unable to allow group activities.
(HOPS Water Polo is not affiliated with UTHealth.)

If interested, please contact:
Richard at hopswaterpolo@gmail.com 

Underwater Hockey

Underwater Hockey has been postponed while the REC is closed and unable to allow group activities.
(Underwater Hockey is not affiliated with UTHealth.)

If interested, please contact:
Nicole at nicolesaddress@hotmail.com or
Rick at rjchurch@aol.com 

AQUATICS GENERAL INFORMATION

Questions?

Sarah Galecki
Recreational + Intramural Program Manager
sarah.e.galecki@uth.tmc.edu
Offfice: 713-500-8422

 

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