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2019 Belle Plaine Aquatic Center Information & Rules

2019 Belle Plaine Aquatic Center Information & Rules

All rules have been established for the safety and enjoyment of all pool patrons.

General Rules

  • The use of alcohol, tobacco products, or other paraphernalia is not allowed in the aquatic facility. 
  • No running.
  • No splashing.
  • No diving off of the sides.
  • Jumping off the sides is permitted, but please be cautious.
  • No rallying.
  • Please wear proper swim attire while in the water.
  • Be cautious of other swimmers.
  • Lifeguards on duty will use their discretion in monitoring patrons at aquatic facility.
  • No flotation devices except for life jackets. (Life jackets are available at the pool office).
  • A child using a life jacket must be within an arm’s reach of parent or guardian.
  • Food and drink allowed only in designated area.
  • Patrons must be respectful of others.
  • Appropriate pool dress is required.
  • No profanity, fighting, or rough-housing.
  • No glass allowed inside of aquatic facility.

Pool Policies

  • Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Lap swimmers must be 16 years of age or older.
  • Lifeguards are present to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all. Please respect their judgment.
  • The pool will be closed for inclement weather, chemical imbalance of the water, or technical problems.
  • No refunds will be given.

Daycare Rules

  • All daycare providers must bring one adult supervisor for every 5 children under the age of 10.
  • Please call ahead if you are bringing your daycare children. 952-873-2333.
  • Reminder, food and beverages are only allowed in designated areas.

Discipline Policy

  • Verbal warnings shall be given before any further action is taken.
  • All disciplinary actions will be documented by aquatic facility staff.
  • After two verbal warnings, a patron may be asked to sit out for 15 minutes.
  • If patron has been asked to sit out more than two times, they will be asked to leave for the remainder of the day.
  • A patron may be excused from the pool for the entire summer in the case they purposefully try to cause injury to another patron (e. g. initiating a fight).

Basketball Hoop Rules

  • Basketballs are available at the pool office.
  • No hanging on the board, rim, or net.
  • No jumping and dunking the basketball.
  • No rough-housing, dunking or splashing.
  • Please keep the basketball in the water. No shooting the basketball from outside of the water.
  • Please be cautious of other swimmers at all times.

Open Flume Slide Rules

  •  All riders must be 48 inches tall
  • Water depth is 3 foot 6 inches
  • All riders must ride feet first while lying on their back with arms across their chest. Do not go down head first or in a seated position
  • One rider at a time. Wait for aquatic staff member to tell you to go.
  • No lifejackets or goggles on the slide.
  • Do not wear objects that could fall off while on the slide. (Jewelry, sunglasses, wallets, ect.)
  • Leave the plunge pool promptly after entering

Family Slide Rules

  • All riders must be 48 inches tall
  • Water depth is 3 foot 6 inches
  • Maximum of two people using the slide at one time.
  • Children cannot sit on adults lap.
  • No lifejackets on the slide.
  • Goggles are allowed on the slide.
  • Do not wear objects that could fall off while on the slide. (Jewelry, sunglasses, wallets, ect.)
  • Wait for aquatic staff member to tell you to go.
  • Leave the plunge pool promptly after entering

Drop Slide Rules

  • All riders must be 48 inches tall
  • Warning deep water at bottom of slide
  • All riders must ride feet first while lying on their back with arms across their chest. Do not go down head first or in a seated position
  • One rider at a time
  • No lifejackets, goggles, or foreign objects allowed
  • Leave plunge pool promptly after entering

Floatable Rules

  • No swimming underneath floatables
  • No roughhousing to get on or stay on floatables
  • Floatables may be taken out, depending on aquatic center attendance

Current Channel Rules

  • All children wearing lifejackets must be accompanied by an adult while in current channel
  • No climbing on center column
  • Warning, current can be strong

Climbing Wall Rules

  • Non-swimmers or weak swimmers are not allowed
  • One climber at a time
  • Feet first entries while entering water while on climbing wall
  • Lifeguard must be present while using climbing wall
  • No goggles allowed
  • No lifejackets or inflatables allowed on climbing wall
  • Listen to lifeguard discretion

Diving Board Rules

  • The water level at the bottom of the diving boards is 13 foot deep.
  • You must be able to swim to the side without assistance in order to use the diving boards.
  • One person on the board at a time.
  • No cutting in line
  • No double bouncing on the boards.
  • Please wait until the person in front of you has reached the ladder before you jump.
  • No inward dives. You must jump and dive straight off the board.
  • Life jackets may be worn on the low diving board only. You must be able to swim to the ladder independently. No assistance may be given. 
  • No toys or goggles in the 13 foot area.

 

 

 

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