Aquatic & Fitness Center FAQ
The Ocean City Aquatic & Fitness Center has programs for every age and activity level. Please view the list below for information on pool, fitness and child care programs.
For further information, please call the Aquatic & Fitness Center at 609-398-6900 or click here to email your question or comment to a Customer Care Representative.
Registration Begins June 1st 9:00AM Online & at the Aquatic & Fitness Center
Spring Swim Lesson Registration Begins March 3rd 9:00AM at the Aquatic & Fitness Center
REGISTRATION FOR SPRING SWIM LESSONS WILL START 9:00AM MARCH 3rd 2018
PROGRAMS ARE HELD DURING THE FOLLOWING SESSION DATES:
TUES & THURS SESSIONS
#1 March 27 - April 19
#2 May 1 - May 24
SATURDAY CLASS SESSIONS
#1 March 31, April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19.
PARENTS AND TOTS
Ages 15 months to 3 ½ years old
Sat. 11:10 – 11:40AM
Ages 6 months to 15 months
Sat. 11:45 – 12:05PM
Parent participation required. This class is designed to introduce and acclimate your young child to the water. Participating adults will learn holding positions, cues, and how to have a positive first experience with the water.
Children must be 3 ½ years old to enroll in group swim lessons
This level emphasizes comfort in the water. Skills introduced in this level are: Putting face in, bobbing, front and back floats with assistance, blowing bubbles, kicking, and arm strokes.
Tues. & Thurs. 9:00 - 9:30 AM
Sat. 10:00 - 10:30 AM
10:35 - 11:05 AM
This level introduces basic skills to ready the swimmer for independent movement in the water. Skills introduced in this level are: submerging, front and back floats unassisted, breathing, flutter kicking, turning over, beginning strokes on front and back.
Tues. & Thurs. 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Sat. 10:00 - 10:30 AM
10:35 - 11:05 AM
Students begin to coordinate learned skills into strokes. Skills introduced in this level are front and back crawl, retrieving submerged objects, elementary backstroke, and treading water.
Tues. & Thurs. 9:30 - 10:00 AM
Sat. 11:10 - 11:40 AM
Swimmers improve strokes and develop endurance. Skills introduced in this level include breaststroke kick, diving, turns and treading water.
Sat. 11:10 - 11:40 AM
LEVEL V ( Pre -Team)
Coordinate and refine previous strokes. Skills taught in this level are open turns, butterfly, stride jump, and breaststroke.
Sat. 11:45 - 12:15 PM
Sat. 11:45 – 12:15 PM
AQUATIC PROGRAMS PRICES
MEMBERS $60.00 1ST child $55.00 2nd child $50.00 3rd child $45.00 4th child
NON-MEMBERS $120.00 1st child $115.00 2nd child $110.00 3rd child $ 100.00 4th child
NO MAKE UP CLASSES.
NO REFUND ON MISSED CLASSES.
WHEN JOINING CLASS LATE, LESSONS
WILL BE PRO-RATED.
A 30 minute one-on-one lesson with instructor. Private lessons are by appointment only and based on the availability of instructors and pool schedule. Call today for more information.
PRIVATE LESSON FEES:
MEMBERS: $25.00 PER ½ HOUR
NON-MEMBERS: $50.00 PER ½ HOUR
SEMI PRIVATE LESSONS
MEMBERS: $20.00 PER ½ HOUR PER CHILD
NON-MEMBERS: $35.00 PER ½ HOUR PER CHILD
ADULT AQUATIC PROGRAMS
Designed to increase flexibility, circulation and tone. Water is used as resistance, which places less stress on the body joints. Class uses equipment along with drills done on the wall. Non swimmers welcome!
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 11:00AM - 11:45AM; 1:00 - 1:45PM
Tuesday & Thursday 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Saturday & Sunday 12:15PM - 1:00PM
Tuesday & Thursday 7:30PM - 8:15PM
DEEP WATER VOLLEYBALL
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 11:00AM - 11:45AM
ADULT FITNESS SWIMMING
This fitness program is a Coached work-out for ADULTS. The intent is to create an environment that welcomes those who may just want to add something new to their pool swims as well as the seasoned swimmer. Participants should already know how to swim and should have a basic knowledge of the four competitive strokes and be able to complete 8 lengths of the pool without stopping.
Sunday 7:00AM - 9:00AM
Tuesday 8:30PM - 9:30PM
1st & 3rd Sundays of the month: 8:20AM - 9:00AM Intro to coached sessions.
FEE PER PRACTICE $5.00 for members $8.00 non-member
See front desk for discounted punch cards
Must be in excellent physical condition with strong swimming skills, at least 15 yrs. old. Successful completion will lead to an American Red Cross Cert. For more info call AFC Front desk (609) 398-6900.
Class designed for those special people in our community who will enjoy the freedom only water can give. Doctor’s note is necessary when you pre-register. Call 609.398.6900 for more information. Having fun is therapeutic!
TUESDAY 6:30-7:30PM (Fall Winter Spring)
Explore the world of SCUBA diving. Learn the physics and physiology of man under water, combined with developing water skills to become a competent SCUBA diver. SCUBA diving opens the door to the exciting world beneath the sea. For more information call -
American Diving 646-5090
Water exercise class is designed to increase flexibility, circulation and muscle tone. Water is used as resistance, which places less stress on your joints. Class may utilize floatation equipment. Non-swimmers welcome.
1:00 – 1:45PM
TUES. 7:30 - 8:15PM
Using flotation devices to exercise burn calories and improves how you’re your body moves. Water is used as resistance while trying to move through it, engaging all muscle groups. Impact free and great fun for all fitness levels.
Fall 2017 - Sign ups are Saturday, September 2nd - 9:00 AM
Learn To Swim
The American Red Cross Learn to Swim program teaches youngsters to swim and be safe in, on and around water. We teach 5 progressive levels. Starting with Level I where the most (elementary) beginning swimming skills are taught, thru Level 5 refining the competitive strokes.
Spring: March 1st/ Summer: June 1st
Fall: September 1st/ Winter: November 1st.
Parent and Tot
Parent participation is required. This class is designed to introduce and acclimate your young child to the water.
Instructors work with you at any level.
Private and Semi-private Lessons
Adult & child individualized instruction; the lessons may be arranged at your convenience.
Call Aquatic & Fitness Center Front Desk (609) 398-6900 for more information.
AFS is a Coached work-out for ADULTS.
The intent is to create an environment that welcomes those who may just want to add something new to their pool swims as well as the seasoned swimmer. Participants should already know how to swim, should have a basic knowledge of the four competitive strokes and be able to complete 8 lengths of the pool without stopping.
1st & 3rd Sundays 8:20AM - 9:00AM - Intro to coached swim. Less intensity, shorter distance.
$8.00 NON MEMBER
See front desk for discounted punch cards
2 rental options:
Small scale – maximum of 12 kids, 1-hour rec swim, and room rental
optional. During Center’s hours open. $7.00/swimmer $25.00 room rental
Large scale – over 12 kids, Room 4:30pm– 5:30pmpool 5:30pm–
7:00pm(Sat. or Sun.). Exclusive use of the pool. $210.00 up to 20 children
$7.00/swimmer over the amount of 20
Customer in charge of table set up. Aquatic and FitnessCentermaintenance staff will break down tables and chairs.
Call for more information or to schedule your party,
609 398-6900 or e-mail email@example.com
American Red Cross Courses
Now offered at the Aquatic & Fitness Center:
Lifeguard class includes: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer and First Aid for Lay Responder (Valid for 2 years)
All participants must be proficient in Front Crawl & Breaststroke. Pre-cert swim is required. This will be given at the beginning of the 1st class.
LIFEGUARD CLASS: Sundays, 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Session #1 February 11, 2018 through March 18, 2018
Session #2 April 8, 2018 through May 20, 2018
CPR/AED FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDER:
Class Date: Sunday, 2/26, or 4/9 2PM - 8PM. Fee $75, Current Renewal $50 (must show current card)
REVIEW COURSE FOR CPR/AED FOR THE PROFESSIONAL RESCUER AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDER:
Class Date: Sunday, 2/25 or 4/22, 2PM - 8PM. Fee $75, Current Renewal $50 (must show current card)
Register by calling 609-398-6900. Registration is limited and is taken on a first come, first serve basis.
For more information www.ocnj.us/Recreation under Aquatic & Fitness Programs or contact Aquatic & Fitness Center front desk (609) 398-6900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
East Coast C-Cerpants Swim Team
Explore the world of SCUBA diving. Learn the physics and physiology of man under water, combined with developing water skills to become a competent SCUBA diver. SCUBA diving opens the door to the exciting world beneath the sea. For more information, call EAST COAST DIVING 646-5090.
Regular Yoga Classes: Mondays, 11:10AM - 12:15PM, 7:15PM-8:30PM. Tuesdays 8AM-9AM, 4:30 - 6:00PM Kids Yoga (see Kids for more details), 7:15PM-8:30PM. Wednesdays 11:10AM - 12:15PM, 5:00PM - 6:00PM. Thursdays 8:00AM - 9:00AM, 11:10AM - 12:15PM (yogalates), 7:15PM - 8:30PM. Fridays 11:10AM - 12:15PM, 12:30 - 1:30PM (Beginner/Chair). Saturdays 9:15AM - 10:30AM
Sundays Special Yoga - $3 Members, $12 Non-Members 9:00AM - 10:30AM
2018 Summer Beach Exercise - 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM - Begins June 25 - August 31. Mondays, Yoga - Wednesdays, Pilates - Fridays, Low Impact
6th St. Beach - No Cost. Bring a towel and a friend!
Click Here for Spring Sunday Cycle Instructor List
Join Gina Rollins DP, HHC
Aquatic & Fitness Center instructor/Holistic Health Counselor
30 Day Challenge
Saturday Jan 6, 13, 20, Feb 2, 10:45am - 11:30am Group Exercise Room
This is small group so space is limited to first come, first served
Focus will be on strength training, definition and dietary guidlines.
Give the Gift of Health this Holiday Season
A take it with you program, that you will use long after the program ends
Studies prove working out in small groups will gain better, faster, more enjoyable results.
Questions?? Call Lisa Rumer email@example.com or 609-525-9317
Get personalized attention at group rates
Pricing: Each Four-week session
Members: $60 4 classes
Non-Members: $80 4 classes
Registration: Aquatic & Fitness Center
1735 Simpson Ave. Ocean City N.J. 08226
More Session Information
Personal training sessions are available by appointment between the hours of 6 am and 8 pm, Monday through Friday. Sessions are also available on weekends. See the Front desk to sign up. After signing up you will call your instructor to set up an appointment.
|(1)||60 Minute Session||$ 49||$64|
|(3)||60 Minute Sessions||$139||$179|
|(6)||60 Minute Sessions||$259||$324|
|(3)||30 Minute Sessions||$90||$120|
|(6)||30 Minute Sessions||$168||$228|
Fitness assessment is complimentary with purchase of any 60 minute package. Your 1st visit is your fitness evaluation.
Group Training Session:
|Sessions||Two People||Three People||Four People|
|(1) 60 min||$74.00||$90.00||$102 .00|
|(6) 60 min||$388.00||$474.00||$538.00|
|(3) 30 min.||$135.00||$165.00||$188.00|
|(6) 30 min.||$232.00||$308.00||$350.00|
|(1) 60 min.||$96.00||$117.00||$133.00|
|(3) 60 min.||$268.00||$328.00||$373.00|
|(6) 60 min.||$486.00||$594.00||$675.00|
|(3) 30 min.||$180.00||$220.00||$250.00|
|(6) 30 min.||$342.00||$418.00||$475.00|
Doubles Racquetball Tournament - Post poned until a future date! Stay Tuned.
Racquetball is a great work out for members and is available to our members and non-members for a nominal fee.
This is the all-inclusive SURFSET® Program that incorporates equal amounts strength training, aerobic & sprint training, core strengthening, balance improvement & surf-inspired exercises for a fast-paced, results-oriented, fun Session.
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Class schedule! - Summer Classes or Schedule by appointment
Stop in 15 minutes before the Monday & Tuesday class or 15 after the Wednesday & Saturday class if you just want to find out more!
Class and Discounted Package Rates:
Members - 1 class $10, 6 classes $40, 12 class $60 packages do not expire, are for any class time & non transferable
Non-members - 1 class $15, 6 classes $72, 12 classes $100
All packages may be used for Surfset or Cycle classes. Interchange your classes!
Exercise classes taught on the beach by a variety of certified Aquatic & Fitness Center Instructors.
Mondays: Yoga, Wednesdays: Pilates, Fridays: Low Impact
DAYS: Mon. (Yoga), Wed. (Pilates), & Fri. (Low Impact) - (June 26 - Sept 1)
LOCATION: 6th Street Beach
TIME: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
*Bring a towel and a friend*
Child Care - Summer Camp - Kids Fitness - Little Rec'ers
The Aquatic & Fitness Summer Camp staff is hoping to see you and your child this summer. We are offering the Fun N’ Fitness Summer Camp for ages 4 to 10 year olds. Camp will be full of splashing fun, lots of glue, and fitness challenges. The children will be kept busy in the morning program with fun sports and games, a swim lesson and pool playtime. Later we fuel up with a snack and make a crafty momento to take home each day of camp.Camp will provide outdoor activities, swim lessons and a trip once a session. Qualified camp counselors guide you through many facets of Fun-N-Fitness.
Gathering and outside activity location 18th St Intermediate School, Swim Lessons held at the Aquatic & Fitness Center.
Ages: 4 (as of 6/1/18) - 10 years old (must show proof of age)
Days: Monday through Friday
Time: 9:00am - 12pm
Dates: Session # 1 - June 25 - July 6
Session # 2 - July 9 - July 20
Session # 3 - July 23 - August 3
Session # 4 - August 6 - August 17
$290.00 Member per 2 week session
$340.00 Non Member per 2 week session
Registration is limited. Registration begins May 1 at the Aquatic & Fitness Center, 1735 Simpson Ave.
New for 2018 - Register Now Online
Aquatic & Fitness Center
Time: 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Grades K - 3rd
Open to Members (no Fee) & Non-members ($7)
Sign up at the Aquatic & Fitness Center
Must be signed in & picked up each class by an adult
Wear Sneakers & be ready for
fun and lots of movement!
Kids & Intermediate Yoga
Ages 4 - 7 yrs. - 4:30 - 5:15 pm
Ages 8 - 15 yrs - 5:15 - 6:00 pm
Bring a mat or borrow an extra from the group exercise room
Sign up at the 6th St. Civic Center, Aquatic and Fitness Center, 1735 Simpson Ave. or online.