Indoor Aquatic Facility

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The indoor pool at the BRC will be closed from August 6-19 for our annual indoor maintenance shutdown. BRC memberships will be honored at the outdoor pool during that time frame. Please call (314) 739-5599 for activity schedules outdoors (lap swim, public swim, water walking).

Lap Swimming

Day Hours
Monday and Wednesday
5:30 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.
Noon to 6:40 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday
5:30 a.m. to 8:55 a.m.
11a.m. to 5:10 p.m.

Friday 5:30 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.
8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Lazy River and Activity Area Hours

Monday - Friday
5:30 a.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Family Swim

Includes play structures and Lazy River
Day     Hours
Saturday     1:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m
Sunday     12:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

All persons entering the facility must pay admission, including non-swimming adults. Please see our current activity guide (PDF) for all pool rules regarding supervision of children in our aquatic facility.

Bridgeton Swim Team registration opens on April 1st. . For more information email 

Lifeguard Training

We are now hiring lifeguards.


You must meet the following standard to be considered:

  • Minimum age of 15
  • Must swim 300 yards continuously using these strokes in the following order (all 300 yards must be completed using rhythmic breathing with your face in the water and a stabilizing, propellant kick):
    • 100 yards front crawl
    • 100 yards of breaststroke
    • 100 yards of either front crawl or breaststroke or a combination of both

Skills Testing

Skills testing will be held on the first day of class. You must be able to complete the following exercises:

  • Retrieve a 10 pound object, return to the surface, and swim back to the starting point with the object within one minute and forty seconds. While returning to the starting point, you must hold the 10 pound object with both hands and keep your face above the water
  • Surface dive to a minimum depth of 9 feet
  • Swim 20 yards using a front crawl or breaststroke

Lifeguard Training Price

  • Residents $160
  • Non-Residents $180

More Information

If interested in completing lifeguard training or being hired as a lifeguard, please our Aquatic Supervisor, Carolyn Fuchs at Successfully completing this course does not guarantee employment,but is a critical step in becoming employed as a lifeguard at many area pools.