Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Aquatics

Rec Sports offers open swimming, aquatic programs and lessons at various times throughout each year in the RPAC Aquatic Center. In addition to our recreation pools, aquatics also hosts the leisure spa and sauna areas. View RPAC Natatorium hours.

Patrons are always welcome for open swimming and lap swimming each day. Specialized activities are also offered through community programs, child and youth instructional programs, group fitness, sport clubs, family hours and intramural sports.

Rec Sports is also home to The Ohio State Swim Club, a USA Swimming sanctioned age group competitive swim team, and The Ohio State Diving Club, a USA Diving, year-round competitive team for athletes of all levels.

Child Programs
  • Private, Semi-Private and Group Swimming Lessons
  • Family Hours
  • Open Swimming (accompanied by adult)
  • Adapted Aquatics
Youth Programs 
  • Private, Semi-Private and Group Swimming Lessons
  • Guard Start
  • Lifeguard Training
  • Family Hours
  • Open Swimming (accompanied by adult)
  • Adapted Aquatics
Student Programs
  • Private, Semi-Private and Group Swimming Lessons
  • Lifeguard Training
  • Family Hours
  • Open Swimming
  • Club Water Polo
  • Inner Tube Water Polo (intramural sport)
  • Club Sailing
  • Aquatic Group Fitness Classes
  • Adapted Aquatics
Adult Programs 
  • Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Swimming Lessons
  • Lifeguard Training
  • Family Hours
  • Open Swimming
  • Club Water Polo
  • Inner Tube Water Polo (intramural sport)
  • Club Sailing
  • Aquatic Group Fitness Classes
  • Adapted Aquatics

Sponsors

  • AntiWave
  • Hilton Garden Inn