The Pool Area is closed until further notice. Click here for alternate pool locations for members.

Attention Swimmers

The Clark Sports Center pool area will be closed until further notice. Please take advantage of the following options for swimming and keeping fit in the water:

Hartwick College

Swim in the Hartwick College pool in Oneonta.
Follow the pool schedule by visiting the following website:
http://hartwickhawks.com/sports/2015/9/9/GEN_0909151539.aspx
• Sign-in each time you go
• Show your Sports Center membership key swipe card
• Sign a Hartwick waiver (once)
There is no cost to Sports Center members.

HealthLinks at FoxCare

Swim in the Healthlinks pool in Oneonta. This pool is available for lap swimming all the hours HealthLinks is open:
Monday - Thursday: 6:00am - 9:00pm
Friday: 6:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
• Sign in each time you go
• Show your Sports Center membership key swipe card
• Sign a HealthLinks waiver and show your ID (once)
There is no cost to Sports Center members.

For those interested in swimming lessons for children or lifeguard training classes – the Oneonta YMCA has classes available. You will need to pay the fees.

 

Holiday & Snow Day Schedule

Attention Swimmers

The Clark Sports Center pool area will be closed until further notice. Please take advantage of the following options for swimming and keeping fit in the water:

Hartwick College

Swim in the Hartwick College pool in Oneonta.
Follow the pool schedule by visiting the following website:
http://hartwickhawks.com/sports/2015/9/9/GEN_0909151539.aspx
• Sign-in each time you go
• Show your Sports Center membership key swipe card
• Sign a Hartwick waiver (once)
There is no cost to Sports Center members.

HealthLinks at FoxCare

Swim in the Healthlinks pool in Oneonta. This pool is available for lap swimming all the hours HealthLinks is open:
Monday - Thursday: 5:30am - 9:00pm
Friday: 5:30am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 7:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am - 3:00pm
• Sign in each time you go
• Show your Sports Center membership key swipe card
• Sign a HealthLinks waiver and show your ID (once)
There is no cost to Sports Center members.

For those interested in swimming lessons for children or lifeguard training classes – the Oneonta YMCA has classes available. You will need to pay the fees.

 

Health & Safety Rules

To support our dedication to providing a clean, safe environment for our members, please adhere to the following pool regulations:

  • Swimmers in wet bathing suits are not allowed on the balcony or in the hallways!
  • All swimmers must use the appropriate locker rooms to change.
  • The pool deck, balcony, and hallways are not changing areas!
  • All swimmers must shower thoroughly before swimming.
  • Babies must wear swim diapers at all times.
  • Proper swimming attire is required. No shorts or T-shirts!
  • Long hair must be tied back or in a swim cap.
  • Shoes are not allowed on the pool deck
  • Diving in the lap pool is prohibited.
  • Running on the pool deck is strictly prohibited.
  • No food or drink is allowed in the pool area or balcony.
  • All swimmers must abide by additional pool regulations posted by the Aquatics Director as required by the State Department of Health.
  • Children with bubbles, life jackets and other flotation devices are not allowed in the diving pool unless a participating adult is with them.

Program Guidelines

During our programs and events, please adhere to the following pool guidelines as a courtesy to other members and guests:

  • Spectators must use the balcony!
  • Preschoolers must be accompanied by a participating adult.
  • Adult swims are for swimmers 18 and over who have graduated high school.
  • Open swims are for all ages. Preschoolers must be accompanied by an adult. The deep pool alternates between open swim and diving every half hour. Open swims have two lanes available for lap swimming at 6:00pm.