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Aquatics

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Family and MWR Aquatics program operates 4 pools:

  • Richardson, Schofield Barracks
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
  • Helemano Military Reservation (HMR)
  • Aliamanu Military Reservation (AMR)

Richardson Pool at Schofield Barracks and the pool at Tripler Army Medical Center are open year-round, offering Active-Duty physical training hours, lap swim and open swim sessions.

The pools at the AMR and HMR housing areas are seasonal pools, open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Richardson Pool, Schofield Barracks

The pool is available for Physical Training (PT) on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. 

All Units must have a Unit Lifeguard to use the pool for PT.  The Unit Lifeguard must provide a copy of his or her lifeguard certification. Call to make a reservation.

AMR Pool
HMR Pool
TAMC Pool

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The pool is available for Physical Training (PT) on Monday - Friday 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Reservations for a group of 3 or more participants are required. Reservations are received in person at our facility during hours of operation or by email.

TAMC G3 Learn to Swim 2021 Calendar (Pending Until Further Notice)

TAMC Keiki Tako Swim 2021 Calendar (Pending Until Further Notice)

Pool Fees

Richardson Pool Slide Wristband

  •   $2.00 per wristband
  • Wristbands are valid for date of sale only
Learn to Swim Programs

No swim lessons are currently available at any Army pools.

Classes
  • Aquatic Safety Exploration focuses on the prevention of aquatic accidents, fitness and swimming skills, emergency response, leadership skills and the professionalism of lifeguards. This class is designed for students ages 11 to 14 and is usually offered at all pools.
     
  • Lifeguard classes include certification in Lifeguarding, CPR/AED, oxygen administration and first aid. This class is designed for students ages 15 and over. Offered only at Richardson Pool.

    Click here to see the upcoming certification classes and become a Red Cross Lifeguard. 
     
  • Water Safety Instructor course is an advanced class that allows students ages 17 and over to become certified water safety instructors and gives them the ability to teach students how to swim.
     
  • Water Aerobics is a safe and effective exercise alternative; improving the overall level of fitness without stress on the joints. Please call for more information.

 

Party Reservations

Plan your next event at any of our pools and you’re sure to have a splashing good time! From covered gazebo areas at Richardson Pool to scenic overlooks at Tripler pool, there’s a spot that’s perfect for your next get-together, just ready and waiting. Contact any of the pools for more information.

Pool Rules
  • Children 12 and under must be under the direct supervision of a parent or guardian 18 years or older
  • Children of kindergarten age and older will use gender appropriate showers, locker rooms, and bathrooms
  • Only properly fitting U.S. Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices, types I, II, or III, and are allowed during open recreation swim periods. Parents must be at least an arms reach away from your child while in a life jacket
  • No flotation devices allowed in pools unless for classes or under a supervision of a instructor
  • Mask, fins and snorkel may be used only in the lane line area
  • All infants and children not potty trained must use little swimmer pants or have rubber pants around their diapers
  • Food and drinks are not allowed on the deck, no glass containers or alcoholic beverages
  • Pool parties must have a signed contract/reservation on file. We cannot accommodate unannounced walk in pool parties
  • Learn to Swim students must register with CYS prior to LTS registration for a swim class

Richardson Pool Only

  • Only DOD ID card holders may use the facility.
  • COVID-19 guidelines will be enforced.
  • Unit training takes priority over recreational and lap swimming at all times.
  • No swimming under the bulk head. (divider of the pool at Schofield Barracks)
  • Non swimmers are not allowed past the bulk head.
  • Water Slide - The cost of the ride is $2.00 per person. No one under 44 inches may use the water slide. Anyone between 44 and 56 inches must take a swimming test to use the water slide.
  • Diving Boards - Must be a swimmer and at least 10 years of age to use the platform. Make certain it is clear before jumping, dive straight in front. Divers must exit at the ladder. Anyone under 18 Years of age who wishes to use the diving boards or areas 1, 2, and 3 of the pool must be able to demonstrate the ability to tread water for up to 1 minute and be able to swim 25 yards using either the breaststroke or the over arm front crawl stroke. This must be done daily and upon the Aquatics staff request.
  • Pool will be closed for it's scheduled super chlorination. Click here for schedule. 

*Other rules and regulations addressed in official guidance or specific to a pool may not be listed but do apply.

  • Richardson Pool
  • Units are limited to groups of 10 soldiers at a time for 1 hour. A group of 3 or more must make a reservation for morning pt. No reservations will be made over the phone. All reservations must be made in person at the pool. No lessons are currently available at this time at any Army Pools. DoD requires masks to be worn while indoors at this facility, regardless of vaccination status. Additional mitigations may apply.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Active Duty Service Members Only
    11:00am-5:00pm
    All DOD Card Holders and Dependent Card Holders
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Wednesday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Active Duty Service Members Only
    11:00am-5:00pm
    All DOD Card Holders and Dependent Card Holders
    Thursday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Active Duty Service Members Only
    11:00am-5:00pm
    All DOD Card Holders and Dependent Card Holders
    Friday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Active Duty Service Members Only
    11:00am-5:00pm
    All DOD Card Holders and Dependent Card Holders
    Saturday
    10:00am-5:00pm
    All DOD Card Holders and Dependent Card Holders
    Sunday
    Closed
    Federal Holidays
    10:00am-3:00pm
    No Physical Training Hours on Holidays
    Closed
  • Tripler Army Medical Center Pool
  • Due to repairs needed, Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) Kiddie Pool closed until further notice. Due to Lifeguard personnel shortages, TAMC Pool will be closed on Saturdays indefinitely beginning Saturday, 5 December. Fully vaccinated are not required to wear a mask. Physical Training groups must have 3 or more people to make a reservation. Reservations are received in person at our facility or by email. Units are limited to groups of 30 soldiers. No lessons are currently available at this time at any Army Pools. DoD requires masks to be worn while indoors at this facility, regardless of vaccination status. Additional mitigations may apply.
  • Hours:
    Monday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Physical Training
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    Tuesday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Physical Training
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    Wednesday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Physical Training
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    Thursday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Physical Training
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    Friday
    6:00am-9:00am
    Physical Training
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
    Federal Holidays
    Closed

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