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The EWU Aquatic Center is 25 meter by 25 yard pool featuring a 1 meter and 3 meter diving board and an 18 foot diving well.

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    Eastern Washington University Aquatic Center

     

    IMPORTANT NOTICES!

    Winter 2015 Schedule begins on Monday January 5. 

    EWU classes begin the same day. 

    The Aquatic Center is nearly 35 years old.  Please let us know what single improvment would make the EWU Aquatic Center a better place for students; or - I would add ________ to improve the Aquatic Center.  Email your thoughts  to leos@ewu.edu.  We want to know what you think!

    Holidays closed:

    1/19 Martin Luther King Jr. Day; 2/16 Presidents' Day

     

    Winter Break Schedule 2014: 12/13/14-1/4/15

    We'll be closed Winter Break to drain and clean the bottom of the pool.  Due to a water shortage this summer, we weren't able to drain the pool in August as originally planned. 

                                                                         

    EWU Aquatic Center Monthly Article
    This month's article is on diving.  Click the link above or the tab on the left to view the article.

     

    Stroke and Diving Clinics
    Weekly clinics open to anyone.  EWU students are free, non-students pay regular admission.

    The clinics are tailored to the needs of the participants.  No age or ability restrictions.


    Winter Quarter 2015

    Dates: 1/5-3/20/15.  Also available on Google Calendar . 

    Schedule line is 509-359-2888.
    See Pool Calendar for more detailed info.. 

    Registration and pass renewals are now On-line via the Sports and Recreation Portal!! 
    Click on the following --> link to the portal 

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     Aquatic Center business line: (509) 359-6923

     

    Aquatic Center History

    The EWU Aquatic Center was completed in October of 1980 and was the fifth and final phase of the Sports and Recreation Center. Featuring an L shaped design, the pool measures 25 meters North to South with eight lanes and 25 Yards East to West with six lanes. The pool holds about 285,000 gallons of water and features an 18 foot diving tank which is one of the deepest in the Pacific Northwest.  This past summer (2013) & fall, new diving towers were installed to complement our excellent diving boards. 

     


    Rental Times Available on weekends & after Open Swim.

      Rental prices are $85/hr for the entire pool, or $10.63 per hour per lane.  The upstairs MP room is available during open swims for no charge.  Lifeguards are $15/hour per guard.  Two guards are the minimum, for a group of less than 20 people.  21-50 people = 3 guards.

    Contact the Aquatic Center Manager to set up a rental at 509-359-4252.

     

     

    Upcoming Events

    BESTGuard Lifeguarding Course - January 9 - March 13: Fridays and Sundays. 

    Cost is only $5.00.  Registration is now open for either the full course or a review/challenge format.

     WX Program - Low/no weight bearing, improved muscle tone, strength, stamina, and conditioning. 

    Register now at the Aquatic Center.  Classes are MWF 8:30-9:30 AM or TTH 8-9 AM or 7-8 PM.  

    Click on the WX page for details.


    Aquatic Center Contacts 

    Greg Schmidt, Aquatic Center Manager

    leos@ewu.edu

    509-359-4252

     

     




    Contact Information

    Greg Schmidt
    PAV 336
    Cheney, WA 99004

    email: leos@ewu.edu
    phone: 509.359.4252

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