Aquatics

Lap Pool

The 8-lane 25 Yard Lap Pool heated to 78-80°F offers great aqua strength and cardio-training during open lap swim, Master’s Swim and Tri-Training. To ensure a comfortable swim experience, we ask members to first review the pool lane availability and to make a reservation by clicking below. Reservations are required to use a pool lane.

If you are not sure how to make a reservation, please click on the tutorial link “Learn How to Reserve a Pool Lane.”

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25 Yard Lap Pool

Heated to 78-80°F

Aqua strength & cardio-training

Instructional & Aqua-Fit Pool

The 6-lane 25 Yard Instructional & Aqua-Fit Pool heated to 86-88°F offers water temperatures designed for a “lighter workout,” including: water walking, gentle swim and Aqua-Aerobics. To ensure proper spacing for swimmers, we ask members to first review the pool lane availability here and to make a reservation by clicking the link below. Reservations are required to use a pool lane.

If you are not sure how to make a reservation, please click on the tutorial link “Learn How to Reserve a Pool Lane.”

Reserve my Instructional Pool Lane
View Pool Lane Availability

6-lane 25 Yard Instructional & Aqua-Fit Pool

Heated to 86-88°F

Water walking & aqua-aerobics

Colts Swim School

Cañada College Athletic Center's Colt Swim School is dedicated to providing students with high-quality instruction that is tailored to their individual needs and level of experience. Whether the student is a beginner or an experienced swimmer, our small group lessons are designed to help your child improve their skills and gain confidence in the water. We strive to keep a fun, safe and engaging learning environment for our students!

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Pony Express

All aboard! The Colts Swim School's Pony Express is a summer intensive swim program open to kids ages 3 years old (fully potty trained) to 12 years old. Sessions are elongated consecutive group swim lessons, perfect for the busy family! Classes will be 45-minute classes offered Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sessions are available for $250 per week, per swimmer.

Enroll today by contacting colts.ss@smccd.edu. For more details, see the flyer below:

Pony Express Flyer (Program & FAQs)

Masters Swimming

Cañada Masters is an extension program to San Mateo Masters at College of San Mateo Athletic Center and works along with our Cañada Triathlon Team. This program focuses on open water skills, stroke development and making the sport of swimming easier and more fun for every participant. Our swimmers come in all different shapes, sizes and abilities. Experience in competitive swimming is not necessary. We provide structured group workouts, motivation, stroke advice and camaraderie.

For more information on registration, practice times, fees and prerequisites, please refer below:

MASTERS SWIMMING REGISTRATION SHEET
VIEW THE PRACTICE SCHEDULE

Aquatics Staff

Our highly trained staff comprises some of the most experienced instructors in the industry. All of our instructors are Red Cross certified and have a wide range of swimming and teaching experience. Their backgrounds include participation in collegiate and competitive age-group swimming, triathlons, as well as open water and Masters swimming.

Contact Us / Scheduling

Call the Aquatics Office at (650)381-3575, or send an e-mail to comfit.ccaquatics@smccd.edu. An essential part of our mission is to deliver the best service to the students, faculty and community while providing quality facilities. We look forward to serving and getting to know you!

Lap Pool by night Instructional & Pool during an Aqua-Fit class