The Youngstown Country Club - Swimming

Swimming at The Youngstown Country Club pool is geared toward making summer at The Club a relaxing, yet exciting place! There are plenty of swimming programs and activities for children and adults, and some social activities as well! Whether you are a swimmer, or just a sun bather, The Youngstown Country Club pool is the place to be!

The pool is especially geared toward families with children. The Youngstown Country Club offers a strong swimming lesson program and has one of the most competitive swim teams in Northeast Ohio. With an atmosphere where even the youngest swimmers feel safe and welcome, where the teenagers can learn and have fun and where adults can relax and enjoy the summer!

The Youngstown Country Club's pool features a 6-lane, 25 yard pool with 3-1/2 to 10 feet depths. There is also a separate kiddie pool with its own filtration. The Club's pool also offers the Snack Bar as well as poolside side that offers food from hamburgers to salads to specialty meals, drinks, and alcoholic beverages. There is a large dining space and a separate covered pavilion that may be reserved for parties of any size.

Hours

The pool will be open daily Tuesday through Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. It is to be used only during these designated hours. The pool is open until 4 p.m. on Mondays. Arrangements for use of the pool after regular hours by groups of Club members can be made with the Club Manager. A lifeguard must be in attendance.

Ages

Children under eight (8) years of age must be accompanied by a parent or competent babysitter. No child between 8 and 12 years of age shall be left unattended at the pool unless he can swim to the satisfaction of the pool manager or swim coach. It is highly suggested that while in the pool, children under 6 be accompanied by an adult. Use of the pool after 5:00 p.m. is reserved for adults as well as boys and girls whose parents are either with them at the pool or on the grounds of the Club.

Attire

The Club's standard of proper attire shall be observed at all times while in the pool area. No one in bathing attire shall be permitted beyond the pool area. This includes the fenced-in area itself, the pool deck, the Terrace Room, Grille, the patio and any other adjacent area designated for play, e.g., volleyball. Golf shoes must not be worn at the pool level. Children in diapers must not be taken into the main pool. The baby pool is for small children and no swimmers under the age of six.

Dressing Rooms/Locker Rooms

Dressing rooms for men and women are located in the bathhouse adjoining the pool for swimmers and tennis players 14 years and older. Lockers with combinations are available through the main office, subject to a seasonal charge. Children are not permitted in these dressing/locker rooms unless accompanied by a parent. The ladies' locker room in the main Clubhouse is for the use of lady golfers and is not to be used by lady bathers except those who have regularly rented lockers. It is requested that damp bathing suits which are to be left in the golf locker room be given to the locker room attendant for drying.

Dining at the Pool

Snack Bar

The snack bar is open during the pool season from 11:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. All charges for guest fees, food or beverage must be signed on checks provided (Club employees may not accept cash payments). Children or guests making purchases shall sign the member's name per the name of the person signing.

Pool Deck

Food and beverage service is available during the season from 11:45 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. No food furnished or sold by the Club is to be brought to the pool level before 5:00 p.m. Liquid refreshments and plastic glasses are permitted. Glass containers are forbidden within the pool area. Chewing gum is not permitted in the pool area. No food or drink is to be brought onto Club property from outside the Club, unless approved by the Board of Trustees.

Swimming/Diving Lessons

Private swimming and diving lessons are available by appointment. They will be given during the quiet times of the day. Consult the lifeguard for information on lessons and rates.

Safety

Running or climbing fences in the pool area is strictly prohibited. Lifeguards have complete authority to enforce all rules. Swimming privileges will be suspended for any person interfering with the enjoyment or safety of others. No person shall use the pool unless a lifeguard is on duty. All persons using the swimming pool and pool equipment do so at their own risk. The Club will not be responsible for injuries suffered by persons in or around this area. Pool checks will occur ten minutes before the top of every hour. During this time children will not be permitted to swim; however, adult swim will be allowed. Please refrain from social contact with the lifeguards while they are on duty.