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FRITZ BURNS POOL - AQUATICS PROGRAM SCHEDULE 

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January 2020 - April 2020

The Fritz Burns Pool is located on the corner of Avenida Bermudas and Avenue 52 in La Quinta.

FRITZ BURNS POOL IS NOW OPEN YEAR ROUND!!

LAP SWIM

Competition Lanes are open and available for guests to swim laps for a set amount of time. Benefits of lap swim are you control your own pace while getting a full body workout.

Days & Times: Mondays - Thursdays
7:15am – 9:45am
4:00pm – 7:00pm

Fees: Adults (18 years and older) $3.00  
17 years old and younger $2.00

OPEN SWIM

Open Swim sessions are a great time for kids to practice swimming, for moms and dads to join the kids for some recreation and fun, or for individuals to relax and refresh in the pool!

Days & Times: Mondays - Thursdays
8:00am – 9:45am
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Fees: Adults (18 years and older) $3.00  
17 years old and younger $2.00

Please remember proper swim attire is required. Swim shirts, hat & sunglasses are recommended and when using sun screen, please apply at least 20 minutes before entering the pool.  Don't forget to bring a towel, stay hydrated and have FUN!!


AQUATIC FITNESS CLASSES

PLEASE NOTE:
For all of the following classes that take place on Tuesdays & Thursdays, the session dates and fees are:

Session 1: January 7 – 30, $40

Session 2:  February 4 – 27, $40

Session 3:  March 3 – April 2, $50

Session 4:  April 7 – 30, $40

For all of the following classes that take place on Mondays & Wednesdays, the session dates and fees are:

Session 5:  January 6 – 29, $40

Session 6:  February 3 – 26, $40

Session 7:  March 2 – April 1, $50

Session 8:  April 6 – 29, $40

 

 Adult Water Aerobics

This shallow–water class is designed to build strength while having fun. The class will incorporate resistance tools such as buoyant water weights and noodles. Swimming ability is not required. Please bring a swimsuit and a towel.

Ages: 18 Years Old and Over

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Time: 6:15 p.m. –7 p.m.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays, Time: 7:15 a.m. – 8 a.m. and
                                                         8 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.  

 

Aqua Fit

Burn calories, tone muscle and increase cardiovascular level! Geared for adults of all fitness levels.

Ages: 18 Years Old and Over

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Time: 7:15 a.m. – 8 a.m.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays, Time: 6:15 p.m. –7 p.m.

 

Arthritis Water Therapy

Increases cardiovascular fitness and allows participants with arthritis to exercise to a greater degree of intensity without the harm that they would experience with a gym–based program.

Ages: 18 Years Old and Over

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Time: 4:15 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays, Time: 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.


Multiple Sclerosis Water Therapy

This class involves exercises to strengthen your muscles, and improve your gait, balance and coordination. It also involves stretches to help you maintain mobility and prevent muscle spasms.

Ages: 18 Years Old and Over

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Time: 8 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays, Time: 4:15 p.m. – 5 p.m.

 

Senior Splash Class

Senior Splash is a water aerobics and strength class designed for all skill levels – even for those who are not swimmers – to help in maintaining greater control of their health.

Ages: 18 Years Old and Over

Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Time: 9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays, Time: 5:15 p.m. – 6 p.m.

 

SPECIAL EVENTS 

POLAR BEAR PLUNGE

Sign up for this new tradition where participants will join in fun and challenging activities on the pool deck before they take the PLUNGE into a lane and swim 25 yards!

Light refreshments will be offered and there will be photo opportunities too. Free for spectators.

Ages: 16 Years Old and Over

Date: Saturday, January 4

Time: 9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. • Check–in & Registration
 9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. • Group warm–up
                                           9:55 a.m. • Plunge begins, with groups released every 15 minutes

Fee: $30 per Participant;
includes registration and a shirt (please note: walk–up registration will 
be allowed as space allows, however shirt size cannot be guaranteed)

 

ST. PATRICK'S DAY TREASURE HUNT

Not all treasure is buried! Join us for an outdoor aquatic treasure hunt with toys for all age groups, in water depths of 2.5 to 5.5 feet. Each participant will have the chance to look for treasure in and around the pool to trade–in for prizes!

Please note pre–registration is required as there is limited space.

Ages: 3 – 11 Years Old

Date: Tuesday, March 17

   Time: 4 p.m.  – 5 p.m.

Fee: $5 per Participant

 

PROGRAM REGISTRATION

Pre-registration is required for all swim lessons and aquatic classes. Guests can register in person at Fritz Burns Pool
OR
La Quinta Community Center
77-865 Avenida Montezuma
La Quinta CA, 92247
OR
Online MyRecreationDistrict.com

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For more information, call the Desert Recreation District office at (760) 347-3484
or the Fritz Burns Pool office at (760) 771-4347.

 

WARM WATER  POOL PROGRAMMING FROM NOVEMBER 2019 - JANUARY 2020 
AVAILABLE AT PALM DESERT AQUATIC CENTER

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