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Tufts Pool Rules


Tufts Pool Rules and Regulations

  1. NO swimming without a lifeguard on duty.
  2. Bathing suits must be worn on the deck and in the water. Plain T-shirts may be worn over bathing suits if desired.
  3. All patrons must shower before entering the pool. Patrons with open cuts, sores, bandages, colds, coughs or infected eyes will not be permitted in the pool.
  4. All visitor’s must have a Tufts PooI ID.
  5. Wading pool is restricted to toddlers and children under 7 years old monitored by a parent or guardian at all times.
  6. Only infants and toddlers are allowed in opposite sex locker rooms unless approved by pool staff.
  7. Children!under 7 years old or less than four feet tall must be monitored by a parent or guardian in a swim suit at all times, in the water and on the deck. While in the water, the parent or guardian must remain within an arm’s reach at all times
  8. All infants and toddlers must wear a swimsuit diaper or plastic pants. No cloth or disposable diapers are allowed.
  9. NO patrons under the influence of alcohol or narcotics will be admitted
  10. NO electronic equipment, including radios and cameras are not allowed on pool deck. Lockers must be used. Towels are allowed on the fence.
  11. NO dangerous practices. Patrons must not run on the deck; climb, sit or jump from fences; dive in shallow water; dunk, push, pull or splash other swimmers.
  12. NO spitting, spouting or nose-blowing in the pool
  13. NO flotation devices (water wings, swim suits with floats, etc ..)
  14. NO toys, snorkels and masks are allowed, unless approved by the life guard or are being used as part of an organized activity approved by the pool staff. Life jackets must be U.S. Coast Guard approved.