Aquatics

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About

Ocean Pines has five pools, including one indoor pool open year-round and four outdoor pools open seasonally. The Aquatics Department offers swimming classes, lessons, aqua fitness, and special events geared to adults, children and families. 

Pool Directory

Beach Club Pool

  • Through September 7
  • 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
  • 10 a.m.-11 a.m. Ocean Pines swim members only

Mumford's Landing Pool

  • June 29 - September 7
  • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
  • 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Ocean Pines swim members only

Yacht Club Pool

  • Through September 7
  • 10 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. daily
  • 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Ocean Pines swim members only
  • September 12-13, 19-20, 26-27*
  • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • *pending available staff

Sports Core Pool

Year-Round

Open for classes, lap swimming and exercise only. In the event that rain closes the outdoor pools, the Sports Core Pool will open for recreational swimming.

  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday–Friday

Swim & Racquet Club Pool

  • Through September 7
  • 12 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. daily
  • 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Ocean Pines swim members only

 

 

If you would like to register online for Aquatics, fill out our Online Aquatics Registration here.

Daily Rates

Note: Non-swimmers also pay the daily rates below except at the Sports Core Pool. There is a facility-use fee of $3 for each non-swimmer entering this pool.

  • Age 4 and under are free. 5 and older pay child rate.
  • *Children 12 and older may come to the pool without an adult. According to the county, 12 is babysitting age so they may come with a younger sibling.
  • *All outdoor pools are daily rate

Daily Fees – Pay Cash at Door

OPA Members & Residents:

Adults 18 & up: $8 | Youth (5-17): $6

Non-Residents & Guests of Residents:

Adults 18 & up: $12 | Youth (5-17): $10
Beach Club Pool Only: Adults $15 | Youth $10

 

Amenity Memberships

  Individual Family
Summer $195 $325
Winter $300 $460
Yearly $385 $600

Nonresident Memberships

  Individual Family
Summer $265 $440
Winter $405 $620
Yearly $520 $810

The indoor Sports Core Pool Pool is open year-round. All pools close during thunder and/or lightning, including the indoor Sports Core Pool.

Parties

Host your next event at an Ocean Pines pool! Perfect for club meetings, birthdays, class trips, reunions, team building, scout groups, charity events and more!

  • Private use of the pool
  • Indoor and outdoor options available
  • Play your music on our surround-sound audio system
  • Bring your own food and beverages (no glass) 
  • $300 for two hours and up to 50 guests
  • $50 refundable clean-up fee due at time of reservation
  • two weeks' notice required
Call 410-641-5255 to schedule or for more information.

 

Weather policy

In the winter, the indoor Sports Core Pool may open late or close due to inclement weather. If Worcester County Public Schools are closed or open on a two-hour delay for snow or ice, the pool will open at 9:00 am for all activities. If Worcester County Public Schools operate on a one-hour delay or a fog delay, the pool will open at its regularly scheduled time. In the event of more extreme snow or ice, it may be necessary to close the pool for the day or longer. Please visit Ocean Pines Aquatics on Facebook for the latest weather updates. Any aquatics classes missed due a delayed opening or closure will be made up.

Please note that all outdoor pools in Ocean Pines and the indoor Sports Core Pool close during thunder and/or lightning.

Forms and Documents

Document Name Description
2020-2021 Nonresident Membership Application Amenity Membership Application for golf, swim, tennis, platform tennis, pickleball and beach parking for those who are not Ocean Pines property owners or residents.
2020-2021 Weekly Membership Application Weekly Membership Application for Beach Parking and Ocean Pines Pools.
2020-2021 Amenity Membership Application Amenity Membership Application for golf, swim, tennis, platform tennis, pickleball and Beach Club parking for Ocean Pines property owners and residents.

View more information on our Amenity Memberships

Pool Rules

Ocean Pines Pools Rules and Regulations (Sports Core Pool, Swim & Racquet Club Pool, Mumford's Landing Pool and Beach Club Pool)

  1. All patrons must register with the Facility Coordinator at the front desk before entering any pool areas. This includes all classes and programs, in addition to swim guests.
  2. Anyone under the age of 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult, such as a family member, guardian or babysitter.
  3. Pool access is allowed only when a lifeguard is on-duty.
  4. Personal conduct must be such that the safety of self and others is preserved.
  5. Appropriate bathing attire is required in the pool.
  6. Belongings left unattended on pool furniture for more than 2 hours are subject to being moved.
  7. Glass items, smoking & running are not allowed within or around pool facilities.
  8. No hanging on lane lines and break point line to deep area.
  9. Lap lane users are required to share lanes, "circle" swim. Use of lap lanes can be restricted to lap use only at the discretion of the lifeguard.
  10. Water guns, water soakers, balls and certain pool toys may be used at the discretion of the lifeguard.
  11. Each individual wearing a personal flotation device must be accompanied by an adult in the pool, within arm's reach.
  12. Electronic audio devices are permitted to be played through ear buds/earphones & kept at a low volume.
  13. Any incontinent person MUST wear a swim diaper in order to access pools. Each pool offers these for free if you do not have one.
  14. Pool closures may occur due to weather or bodily fluid accidents.
  15. Only food purchased from the Beach Club Bar & Grille may be brought into the Beach Club Pool. This does not include ice or water.
  16. Anyone using our facility must pay the entrance fee unless they are a parent who is there for a swim lesson or program their child is enrolled in. Adult $8 resident fee, $6 children, adult $12 non-resident fee ($15 at the Beach Club Pool), $8 children. Age 4 and under are free.
  17. The use of recording devices of any kind are prohibited in all restroom & adjoining areas.
  18. Private facility areas are limited to restroom, changing & showering activities.
  19. Only flotation devices worn on the body are permitted on the slide.
  20. Diaper changing is not allowed at poolside. Please use the changing tables located in the restrooms.
  21. When using the slide at Sports Core Pool, one person on the steps at a time. One rider at a time down the slide. Proceed down slide feet-first only.
  22. Only service dogs allowed on pool deck.
  23. Beach chairs and boogie boards are at the discretion of the Aquatics Staff.
  24. All guests must shower before entering the pool.
  25. Please know the depth of the pool prior to getting in – "FEET-FIRST, FIRST-TIME." Don't risk your neck by diving in.
Ocean Pines Yacht Club Pool Rules and Regulations
  1. All patrons must register with the Facility Coordinator at the front desk before entering any pool areas. This includes all classes and programs, in addition to swim guests.
  2. This pool is intended as a quiet “oasis” pool.
  3. Anyone under the age of 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult, such as a family member, guardian or babysitter.
  4. Pool access is allowed only when a lifeguard is on-duty.
  5. Personal conduct must be such that the safety of self and others is preserved.
  6. Appropriate bathing attire is required in the pool.
  7. Belongings left unattended on pool furniture for more than 2 hours are subject to being moved.
  8. Glass items, smoking & running are not allowed within or around pool facilities.
  9. No hanging on lane lines.
  10. Lap lane users are required to share lanes, “circle” swim. Use of lap lanes can be restricted to lap use only at the discretion of the lifeguard.
  11. No throwing of balls or other items or intentional splashing permitted.
  12. Each individual wearing a personal flotation device must be accompanied by an adult in the pool, within arm’s reach. No back floats, bubbles, rings, or one-sided flotation devices are permitted. Flotation devices, unless USCG approved life jackets or noodles, are prohibited.
  13. Entry to the pool must be way of steps or ladders.
  14. Conversations and other noises must be kept at quiet level.
  15. Electronic audio devices are permitted to be played through ear buds/earphones & kept at a low volume.
  16. Any incontinent person MUST wear a swim diaper in order to access pools. Each pool offers these for free if you do not have one.
  17. Pool closures may occur due to weather or bodily fluid accidents.
  18. Only food and beverages purchased at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club may be brought into the Yacht Club Pool. This does not include ice or water.
  19. Anyone using our facility must pay the entrance fee unless they are a parent who is there for a swim lesson or program their child is enrolled in. Adult $8 resident fee, $6 children, adult $12 non-resident fee, $10 children. Age 4 and under are free.
  20. The use of recording devices of any kind are prohibited in all restroom & adjoining areas.
  21. Private facility areas are limited to restroom, changing & showering activities.
  22. Diaper changing is not allowed at poolside. Please use the changing tables located in the restrooms.
  23. Beach chairs are at the discretion of the Aquatics Staff.
  24. Only service dogs allowed on pool deck.
  25. All guests must shower before entering the pool.
  26. Please know the depth of the pool prior to getting in - “FEET-FIRST, FIRST-TIME.” Don’t risk your neck by diving in.
Thank you for helping the Aquatics Staff keep our facilities clean and safe!

Aquatics Staff

Colby Phillips
Director of Amenities and Operational Logistics
cphillips@oceanpines.org

Kathleen Cook

Director of Aquatics
klcook@oceanpines.org

Michelle Hitchens
Aquatics Program Supervisor
mhitchens@oceanpines.org

Class registrations are accepted at the Sports Core Pool or the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department, located in the Community Center at 235 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines, MD. Call 410-641-5255 or email mhitchens@oceanpines.org for more information or to register for classes or programs.

Thank you for helping the Aquatics Staff keep our facilities clean and safe!

 

Aquatics Flyers

Document Name Description
Swimmin Wimmin Ocean Pines Aquatics' longest-running water aerobics class. Shallow- and deep-water sessions are available.
Wet Works A lively, fun water exercise class using kickboards, noodles and more.
Creaky Joints Creaky Joints focuses on working all joints of the body to improve balance and flexibility. It is especially suited for those with arthritis or muscular disorders, or anyone recovering from joint surgery.
Fluid Golf  This new water-based training program empowers golfers to recover from injury, play without pain and enjoy the game more. Call to schedule a session.
Aqua Fit This full-body workout includes kickboxing, dance & Tabata, a form of interval training. High-energy and super fun!
Kids' Aqua Trampoline Kids, bounce your way to pool fun in this special class created just for you!
Hydrorider Water Cycling Try our new user-friendly, in-water cycling bikes perfect for any skill level! Sign up at the Sports Core Pool.
Water Boot Camp Fitness This higher-intensity water fitness program provides the benefits of a pool with little to no impact on joints.
Host Your Party at than Ocean Pines Pool An Ocean Pines pool is the perfect setting for your next event. Book a pool party today!
Aqua Yoga This low-impact class makes it possible for those with joint paint to improve their strength, flexibility and range of motion.
Water Aerobics This fun, energetic exercise program will give you results without being too hard on your body. The class is set to music!