Pool Rules

ERC Indoor Pool Rules

Children must be 7 years or older to use the pool without an adult

Unsupervised Child Form must be filled out by parent/guardian and brought to ERC with valid ID for all children 7-15 yrs. who wish to use our pool without adult supervision

Food and drink are not permitted in the pool area

No running on pool deck or in locker rooms

All valuables should be LOCKED in a locker

All participants 5 years and older must use appropriate locker rooms for their gender

  Diving is only permitted in the deep end

Cutaways, inwards, and other jumps deemed unsafe by Aquatics staff are not  permitted

All children in a flotation device must be within arm’s reach of an adult at all times

ERC does provide lifejackets for use

Non-toilet trained children must wear swim diapers, disposable diapers are not permitted

Once swimmers leave the pool area, they will be required to pay for re-entry

Children must be supervised in locker rooms at all times

No flotation devices in deep end

Diving area must be clear before using diving board

Non-swimming participants will be asked to stay in shallow water within armpit depth or with an adult at all times

Jones Aquatic Center Pool Rules
★ All children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by someone 16 years of age or older at all times in the facility
★ Only Coast Guard-approved flotation devices are permitted in the pool
★ All children in flotation devices must be within arm’s reach of an adult at all times
★ Children in flotation devices are not permitted in the diving area, the slides, or the lazy river
★ Height requirement for the yellow JAC slide is 48” .
★ Height requirement for the blue slide is 42” tall. Patrons under 42” tall may ride the blue slide with a guardian 16 years of age or older.
★ Metallic items (buttons, zipper, rivets, etc.), jewelry (necklaces, bracelets, rings, wedding bands, etc.), sunglasses, goggles, and accessories of any kind are not permitted on the slides
★ Everyone must enter and ride slides feet first on their backs and maintain proper body position the entire time
★ Stopping in the middle of the slide is prohibited
★ Riders under 48” tall in the lazy river must be riding with a guardian 16 years of age or older and remain on the tubes at all times
★ All youth under the age of 15 must take a swim test administered by available JAC staff to use the diving area/deep end
★ One diver on diving board or steps at a time
★ Inward/Cutaway dives and any other dives deemed unsafe by the Aquatics staff are not permitted
★ Dive straight- diving to either side of the diving board is not permitted
★ Goggles, jewelry, toys or restrictive devices that could cause injury are not permitted in diving area
★ Horseplay on tubes, gator, equipment is prohibited
★Hanging on basketball rims or ropes is prohibited
★ Dunking, riding on shoulders, and “tossing” other patrons is prohibited
★ Outside food and drinks are prohibited
★ All food and drink must be kept in the concession area for sanitary reasons
★ JAC is a tobacco/alcohol/drug free facility
★ Running is strictly progibited in all areas of the facility
★ Please consider appropriate swim attire for the family environment at the JAC
★ Only swim attire can be worn in the pool, on the slides, and in the lazy river (no cut-off khakis or jeans, sport bras, etc.