Deep End Rules

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Deep End Rules

(After completion of the lifeguard administered swim test.)

  1.  Jump straight off of the board: Look before you leap!
  2. One bounce before you dive; more bouncing can cause an accident.
  3. Swim to a ladder after using the diving board.
  4. Keep clear of the diving well: It extends to the ladders.
  5. It is recommended not to wear goggles off the diving board.
  6. No Inward Flips or dives
  7. Throw balls to people, not at people
  8. No flips off of the side: Flips are only allowed off of the board.
  9. No floats allowed in the deep end.
  10. Do not hang on to the deep end rope or the diving board.
  11. Do not run from behind the second line.
  12. There should be 8 participants to hold a “Sharks’N’Minnows,” “Pigeon,” or “Categories” game, unless no one else wants to use the diving board. Place the cone on the board.
  13. In the case that there are 8 participants and people using the diving board, the lifeguards should allow the groups to trade off approximately every 20 minutes.
  14. Do not jump an obstacle, such as a noodle, that is held over the
  15. Have fun! Stay safe.