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Aquatics

sportsplex aquatic center with rec pool and lap pool

Daily Rates

  • Adults ages 18–61: $8.00
  • Children ages 5–17: $7.00
  • Seniors ages 62 & over: $7.00
  • College Students with current ID: $7.00
  • Disabled: $7.00
  • Active Military: $7.00
  • Children ages four & under: FREE (with paid adult)

Hours

Schedule subject to change. See Aquatics Google Calendar

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Diving

Diving boards available to diving teams, only. Contact: Nethraja Rajaratnam.

Need to Know

  • Rinse off before getting in the pool.
  • Do not bring food on deck. You may eat in the lobby.
  • Pools are indoor.
  • Pool depth: Recreation 3.5–5.00 feet; Competition 7.0–14.00 feet
  • Pool Lane Lengths: Long Course - 50 meters, Short Course - 25 yards
  • Pool temperatures: Recreation Pool - about 86 degrees; Lap Pool - about 79 degrees
  • During long course, only two lanes are open for public swim.
  • Nashville Aquatics Club (NAC) schedule located to the right.
  • During NAC practice, only one lane is open for public swim when set to long course and only four lanes are open for public swim when set to short course.
  • *Two lanes set up during open swim in the recreation pool for Nashville Dolphins and Swim America.
  • Lap pool is CLOSED during lane change times.
  • Only people over 18 are considered to be adults.
  • Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult on deck or in the water.
  • Children ages three and under MUST wear a swim diaper.
  • An adult in the water must accompany children ages four and under AND under four feet tall at all times (two children maximum for each adult).
  • To maintain a family-friendly environment, refrain from using any profanity.
  • An aid in the water must accompany disabled swimmers (those unable to support themselves in the water). We have a handicap lift.
  • Some activities are strenuous or risky. You might need medical clearance and/or parental permission first.

Proper Swimming Attire Rules

  • Do not wear cut-off shorts or other frayed or fringed clothing, since they damage pool filtration systems.
  • For health and sanitation requirements, children under age three and anyone who is not fully toilet trained or who is incontinent must wear a swim diaper.
  • To maintain a family-friendly environment, adult swim suits of a sexually suggestive nature, including thongs, string bikinis, see-through clothing, and profanity are not allowed.
  • For protection, children should dress in modest, swim-appropriate clothing—no visible underwear for boys and a non-see-through top for girls.

Metro does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services, or activities. For accessibility inquiries, call 615-862-8400.

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Boy and girl lap swimming at sportsplex

Calendar

Aquatics Google Calendar

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Pool Closures

(subject to change)

  • July 13-16, Thursday-Sunday (NSL Meet)
  • August 2-5, Wednesday-Saturday (Future's Meet)
  • August 7-28, Monday-Monday (Maintenance)
  • September 4, Monday (Labor Day)

NAC Practice Schedule

Visit NAC Practice Schedule