Swim Team


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Please call for contact info for swim teams. 729-5600


Lifeguarding Classes


Lifeguarding Classes

Feb. 14-16, 2019

Water Pretest Info:

Participants must demonstrate the following skills satisfactorily in order to enroll in the course:

1. 300 yd continuous swim using the front crawl, breast stroke, or a combination of both.  Swimmers may wear goggles, but must display breath control and comfort in deep water.

2. Tread water for 2 minutes with legs only.  Body must remain near vertical, head must remain above water, using only legs--NO arms or hands may be used to stay up.

3. Timed event: Starting in the water, swim 20 yards, surface dive to a depth of 7-10 feet and retrieve a 10 lb. object. Return to the surface and swim with both hands holding the object to the starting point with the face at or close to the surface of the water. Exit the pool without using steps or a ladder.  You will have 1 minute, 40 seconds from start until exiting the pool to accomplish this task.  Goggles are NOT allowed for this task.


**Please note that class registration does NOT guarantee certification.  You must be present for all class sessions and pass all required skills and written tests to qualify for certification.**

You will need to bring your swimsuit, a change of clothes, a towel, a snack/lunch , and a drink every day.  Register with Kristi Perkins, 912-673-8118 Kristi.Perkins@stmarysga.gov.


Water Aerobics

CCRC Water Aerobics: Classes are ongoing at the Rec Center

Class time is Noon: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday.


Water aerobics classes are also offered at the St. Marys Pool during the summer season only.


See you there!

Swim Lessons/Camp


Swim Lessons-- Sessions begin in the summer!

We have lessons scheduled for our CCRC Pool and the St. Marys Pool. Each session meets Monday thru Thursday for two weeks*.  

Pre-Register at the REC Center for REC Center classes. The St.Marys Pool(SMP) will begin taking registrations at  the SMP the end of May.

Private lessons may also be available in the near future.  Call the REC Center @ 729-5600 or the St. Marys pool (after May 20th) @ 882-2189 for more details. 











Pool Hours

Pool Hours

REC Center Pool

Currently Open M, W, & F



Water Aerobics M, W, & F @ Noon




St. Marys Pool--Open  Seasonally from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day

Monday - Friday: closed, but water aerobics still offered at 11am

Saturday 11am - 6pm

Sunday 1pm - 6pm


St. Marys Aquatic Center

Click here for more info!