Aqua Fitness Sessions

Pool is CLOSED - re-opening Spring 2023

  • Check back frequently for schedule changes throughout the season as sessions will expand/contract based on staff availability throughout the season. 

  • Online schedule may not be accurate if sessions are cancel1ed due to unforeseen maintenance, weather or staffing issues. 

  • There are no lap swim, aqua walk or group fitness sessions held on recognized holidays during the pool season (i.e., Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day)  

Session Fees

  • Group Fitness Exercise Session (Instructor Led): $4.00
  • Lap Swim / Aqua Walk Session (Independent):  $4.00
  • Multi-visit Pool Passes are available for discounted rates - for Pool Pass information please visit the AFRC Passes Page.
    • Please note, session fees are charged for each separate session, they do not cover the entire day. 
    • Drop in participation will be accepted if a session has not filled through pre-registration.
    • Passes are only good for the specific exercise session type purchased - there is a separate lap swim/aqua walk session pass from the group fitness/aquacize class pass.
    • Patrons are responsible for monitoring their passes and purchasing according to their anticipated need for the season.
    • Passes expire at the end of the season, refunds are not provided for unused visits.

On-line Registration:  https://secure.rec1.com/NM/alamogordo-recreation/catalog


LAP SWIM SESSIONS -- INDEPENDENT FITNESS

  • Two people per lane (age restrictions indicated below in session schedule) - swimmers must share lanes when full and swim within the designated lane lines.
  • Lap swim sessions are open to ages 11+ unless specifically noted as Adult/Senior Adult Only
    • 11- 13 year olds MUST be accompanied by an adult and share a lane with that adult
  • Distance is 25 yard length/50 yard lap
  • Depth remains the same within a lane, shallowest lane depth is 4 1/2' and the deepest is 9'  
  • Number of available swim lane will vary dependent on pool programming.
  • Registration: sessions allow for pre-registration (link above) which is recommended if you are sure you will attend and wish to ensure your spot. Drop in participation will be accepted if a session has not filled through pre-registration. Please note, pre-registration may be made online, in-person or over the phone up to 3 days in advance (once made fees are non-refundable). 
  • Age Parameter Change (effective 8/15/22): for specific sessions where noted below, youth ages 11 & up who are serious about fitness swimming may participate in lap swim sessions. Youth ages 11 - 13 years of age must be accompanied by an adult (both individuals must pay the session fee). 
  • Participants are expected to follow all session rules and any direction given by the lifeguards on duty. Any behavior that is disruptive to other patrons will be addressed.                                                                        

 Session Schedule 

  • TBD 

AQUA WALK SESSIONS -- INDEPENDENT FITNESS

  • Distance is 30 yard length/60 yard lap - walkers must walk east/west
  • Depth changes from 3' - 4 1/2' when walking
  • Number of available swim lane will vary dependent on pool programming.
  • Registration: sessions allow for pre-registration (link above) which is recommended if you are sure you will attend and wish to ensure your spot. Drop in participation will be accepted if a session has not filled through pre-registration. Please note, pre-registration may be made online, in-person or over the phone up to 3 days in advance (once made fees are non-refundable).                                        

Session Schedule 

  • TBD 

GROUP FITNESS SESSIONS -- INSTRUCTOR LED 

(schedule may vary based on weather, maintenance or staff issues) 

  • TBD          
      

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