Aquatics in the Fitness Center
The NSA Bethesda pool is a 50-meter Olympic-size pool located in the Fitness Center. Aquatic programs include swim lessons for adults and children, scuba instruction, group exercise classes and swim incentive programs. Lap and Recreational swimming is available.
Navy Youth Swim License Eligibility
To attain full access to the Aquatics facility, all youth ages 17 and under must successfully pass the Navy Youth Swim Test. Learn more.
Navy Fitness: Making A Splash In Aquatic Safety!
Through SPLASH, Navy Fitness strives to educate parents and youth on pool safety and the dangers associated with unsupervised swimming. With structured swim lessons, professional swim skills assessment, safe play, and active parental supervision, the risk of accidental drownings can be significantly reduced.
To attain full access to the Aquatics facility, including slides, diving board, and other recreational activities, all youths 17 and under must successfully pass the Navy Youth Swim Test. Contact your local Aquatics program to schedule a swim test.