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Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
800 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Open all year round

Contact

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
980-314-3483

​​Aquatics Programs and Classes

   Aquatics Programs at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
 

 Aquatic Programs at the
Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center

From just six-months of age to the golden years of lif​e, the Aquatics Division of Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department offers dozens of programs and classes to fit your needs. Because we want to provide you with quality instruction, our instructors are certified by a national organization to teach their specialty.

► Sign Up ONLINE for all of our classes, 5 minutes is all is takes.  Visit eParks to get your spot secured.  

Incorporated into each session of lessons is a safety component, because we feel safety is not only your responsibility, but ours, too!  If you're not sure which program is the right one for your child, stop by the reception desk and a swim test can be arranged.

SWIM LESSONS

Summer Swim Lesson Brochure

Infants and Pre-school 
Classes here introduce six-month-old babies to the water and teach floating and swimming skills to children up to five years of age.

Youth
Children from 6-12 years continue learning basic swimming skills using breathing techniques for distance swims.

Teen / Adult​
Teens and adults (13 years and older) can choose from beginner and intermediate programs, including swimming introduction and stroke improvements.

WATER FITNESS

Summer Water Fitness Brochure
These classes offer cardiovascular conditioning as well as high-intensity workouts. Great for people who want to shed a few pounds with minimal stress on the joints.

LIFEGUARDING

Starguard Lifeguarding Classes
Lifeguarding Classes are offered periodically throughout the year. ​

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Competitive Swimming​

Masters Swimming -  Join swimmers age 18 to 99 at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center working toward the same goals: fun and exercise. This program is for competitors and non-competitors alike.   

New South Swimming - Steve Romito - smromito1@gmail.com

Team Charlotte Swimming - Scott Olson - salukiswim13@gmail.com

Aquatic Team Of Mecklenburg - Shaynah Kebler- shayrayunc@aim.com

Queen City Dolphins - Marcus Green - marcus@qcdswim.org

Kayak Polo 
 Fast Paced game of water polo played in kayaks.  Teams compete against each other using a water polo ball, kayaks and paddles.  $5.  Sundays - October - April.  Please call for selected dates.

Private Swim Lessons
The Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center hosts Private Swim Instructors if you're interested in helping your child (or yourself) learn to swim and/or assist in swim stroke development. Contact any of our wonderful instructors below to set up a swim schedule and a one on one consultation.

Marcus Green - 704-309-0858
Heather Hageman  - 704763-0141
Jonathan Piscatelli - 704-618-4751 
Julie Crenshaw - swmteach@yahoo.com

Water Polo
Every Wednesday evening from 8pm - 9pm.  Enjoy an intense game of water polo.  Fitness, competition, and fun.  $5

Address

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
800 E. Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Open all year round

Contact

Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center
980-314-3483