top of page

2024 CROFTON VILLAGE POOL AND RECREATION ASSOCIATION, INC.

HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES

 

The following health and safety guidelines are for the protection and benefit of all members, their families and guests, to assure safe and sanitary operations of the CROFTON VILLAGE POOL AND RECREATION ASSOCIATION (THE ASSOCIATION).

 

The swimming pool facilities will be under the management of a licensed swimming pool management firm and will always be under the control of a qualified pool manager and his/her assistants.

 

The pool managers are responsible for the strict enforcement of the swimming pool Health and Safety Guidelines. They have the authorization to temporarily suspend and deprive any member or guest of the swimming pool facilities for violation of the Health and Safety Guidelines, or any other reason, which in their judgment constitutes a hazard to others, to management and/or the Association.  If such action is necessary, the Pool Manager in charge will file a written statement with the Association within seventy­ two (72) hours.

 

All members and their guests using the swimming pool facilities do so at their own risk and sole responsibility. They agree that the management and/or the Association shall not in any way be liable to members and/or their guest for any damages or injuries suffered or sustained to life, limb, or property as a result of the use of said facilities and/or equipment, and all claims for such damages are released to management and/or the Association or its assigns who may plead this release in any and every suit, demand and claim for the same.

 

All members and guests using the swimming pool facilities agree to comply with all Health and Safety Guidelines set forth herein or hereafter adopted, and made known, and agree that they and their guests will abide by all the Health and Safety Guidelines; and all members and their guests agree to hold harmless the Management and/or Association from any and all liabilities and action of whatsoever nature growing out of the use of the swimming pool facilities.

 

  1. All members must have a valid membership on the new program ONLINE. Valid meaning for ASSOCIATION MEMBERS has signed the new 2024 pool rules and submitted to Management or for NON-Members you have signed the new 2024 pool rules and submitted to Management and provided payment. Not sure if your account is valid? Call Brodie Management at 410-571-1400 prior to going to the pool.

  2.  Any member who does not have a photo applied to their account must get their picture taken by one of the guards at the front gate. In order to get your photo taken you must bring a form of identification proving who you are. Anyone without a photo will not be allowed inside the pool. All prior photos have been saved to all accounts and will be used moving forward.

  3. GUESTS: All guests must be accompanied by a valid pool member. Please visit croftonvillagepool.org website- guest pass tab- purchase passes online and apply them to your account for future use.

  4. Members are responsible for all actions/behavior of their guests.

  5. No one is allowed to swim unless a lifeguard is on duty and the pool area is open.

  6. The swimming pool may be closed at any time due to inclement weather, equipment breakdown or any other operation difficulties at the discretion of the pool manager.

  7. In the event of thunder, the pool will be cleared until thirty minutes after the last heard thunder.  In the event of lightning, the pool and the entire facility will be cleared until thirty minutes after the last seen lightning.

  8. All swimmers are required to shower before entering the pool.

  9. No person shall be permitted in the pool with an obvious or known infection, open wound, skin diseases, nasal/ear discharge, inflamed eyes, cuts, open blisters or any other communicable disease (A.A.CO. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REGULATIONS)

  10. MAIN POOL - REGARDLESS OF AGE, ANY CHILD WHO HAS NOT BEEN TOILET TRAINED, WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED IN THE MAIN POOL IF THEY ARE WEARING THE APPROPRIATE SWIM DIAPER. (A.A. CO. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REGULATION)

  11. WADING POOL IS RESTRICTED TO CHILDREN SIX (6) AND UNDER.  THOSE CHILDREN USING THE WADING POOL, SIX (6) AND UNDER MUST ALWAYS HAVE PARENTAL SUPERVISION.

  12. CHILDREN AND INFANTS USING THE WADING POOL WHO ARE NOT TOILET-TRAINED MUST WEAR TIGHT FITTING RUBBER OR PLASTIC PANTS OVER CLEAN, FORM FITTING UNDERWEAR. (ONLY SWIM DIAPERS WILL BE ALLOWED!!!) (A.A.CO. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REGULATION)

  13. Swimmers must wear proper swimming apparel.  No makeshift suits, thong-style bottoms or street clothes are allowed in the pool.  Clothing such as cut-offs, gym shorts and underwear are not permitted as swimwear.  All clothing must be colorfast and of light weight material suitable for swimwear, such as Lycra, spandex or nylon.  Heavier clothing material such as jackets, sweatpants and long sleeve shirts may not be worn due to safety issues and the weight of the clothing once it is wet.  Street shoes are not recommended in the pool area and are prohibited in the pool.

  14. Swim wear should not have been worn for exercising immediately prior to pool use as soiled clothing can create an unhealthy swimming environment.

  15. T-shirts (including those for modesty or sun protection) are not permitted.  Rash guards, which are more tight-fitting and designed for in water use, which offer protection from the sun, will be permitted.

  16. Glass containers ARE NOT permitted within the pool enclosure.  (A.A. CO. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REGULATIONS)

  17. Alcoholic beverages ARE NOT permitted within the pool enclosure.  (A.A. CO. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REGULATIONS)

  18. Patrons under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs will not be admitted to the facility.

  19. PROFANITY, RUNNING, PUSHING, WRESTLING, HORSEPLAY OR CAUSING UNDUE DISTURBANCE ARE PROHIBITED AT ALL TIMES IN THE FACILITY!

  20. Personal Misconduct endangering the safety of self and/or others by any Member or guest is prohibited.

  21. SAFETY BREAK, AS SCHEDULED BY LIFEGUARDS, WILL BE FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL OVER EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE.

  22. For the purpose of supporting non-swimmers, inner tubes and all other flotation devices are not permitted at any time. For safety purposes, only a life vest is approved by the United States Coast Guard is to be used. If a child uses such a life vest, a parent or guardian must always accompany the child in the water.

  23. Hard balls and hard plastic objects, etc. are prohibited in the pool. Soft/pool approved balls, dive sticks and water rings will be allowed at the discretion of the onsite pool manager.

  24. Use of mask, goggles, and/or flippers will only be allowed at the discretion of the pool manager.

  25. Kickboards will only be allowed at the discretion of the pool manager and only used for swim training and/or lap swimming.  Proper usage is required (no throwing, sitting, or standing on them at any time will be permitted).

  26. All people swimming in the deep end of the pool must show competence by swimming one length of the pool and treading water for one (1) minute unassisted when asked to do so by a lifeguard.

  27. Pool furniture including tables, umbrellas, etc. are not to be moved and are on a first come, first serve basis.

  28. Smoking is prohibited within the pool facility.  Smoking is permitted outside the facility only in designated areas.  Proper extinguishing and disposal of cigarette butts in appropriate containers must be done at all times.  No cigarette butts shall be discarded on the lawn, concrete or parking lot areas.

  29. Vapor Pens are always prohibited within the pool facility.

  30. Food, drinks and Ice cream must be consumed outside of the facility or in the pavilion area.

  31. All trash is to be placed in appropriate trash receptacles located throughout the facility and provided for this purpose.

  32. Volume of radios, CD’s, etc. must be kept low in order to reduce disturbance to other pool patrons.  It is recommended that headphones be used in order to eliminate disturbance to others.

  33. VIOLATORS OF POOL HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES ARE SUBJECT TO THE SUSPENSION OF POOL PRIVILEGES, TEMPORARILY OR PERMANENTLY.

  34. The pool manager has the authority to make additional rules and to enforce all rules for the health and safety of the majority.

  35. In efforts to improve swimmer safety, the Management and Association have implemented the following standards for children, non-swimmers and swim tests.  Please note members are responsible for informing their guests of these rules.

 

NON-SWIMMERS

  • A non-swimmer is anyone under the age of 18 who is not able to pass the swim test;

    • Non-swimmers may not come to the pool without adult supervision.

  • When using the pool, the guardian must always be engaged and within arm’s reach of their non-swimmer.

  • Non-swimmers who are not adequately supervised by a responsible adult will be asked to exit the water for their safety.

 

SWIM TESTS

  • Standard swim test includes:

    • Swim one length of the pool

    • Tread water for one minute in the deep end of the pool

 

COMING TO THE POOL ALONE

  • Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult (18 years or older) and may be required to take a swim test at the discretion of the pool guards.

  • An adult is a responsible person, 18 years of age or older.

 

 

ULTIMATELY THE PARENT/GUARDIAN IS ALWAYS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SAFETY OF THEIR CHILDREN!

 

HOURS OF OPERATION (Weather Permitting)

 

Nantucket Pool:

When public schools are in session: Weekdays- 1:00 PM- 8:00 PM and Weekends/Holidays 10:00 AM- 8:00 PM

Schools out hours: 10:00 AM-8:00 PM

 

Wellfleet Pool:

When public schools are in session: Weekdays- 3:00 PM- 7:00 PM and Weekends/Holidays- 10:00 AM-8:00 PM

Schools out hours: Tuesdays and Saturdays 9:00 AM- 8:00 PM while all other days are 10:00 AM- 8:00 PM

 

Both pools will be open 7 days a week from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

 

Any changes in the hours of operation will be posted at the gate.

 

 

POOL GUEST PASS POLICY AND RATES

 

Guest pool passes can be purchased online via website, at the pool or from Brodie Management via check. Guest passes are eight dollars ($8.00) per pass or 5 passes for $30.00.

Once your passes are purchased, the amount purchased will be placed onto your account and will be available for use at any time.

 

For anyone purchasing via check, please allow 3-5 business days for your passes to be applied to your account due to the mail.

 

Anyone purchasing via PayPal online, your passes will be available instantly.

 

 A MEMBER MUST ACCOMPANY ALL GUESTS. NO EXCEPTIONS ALLOWED

bottom of page