UPDATE - As of August 26, 2020
Academy Masters Swim Team
Lane availability for August has been released and is available to members who have paid their August monthly dues. Only monthly memberships are accepted by non-HPA employees/spouses and there are only 13 slots available (7 remain as of today, 7/30/20). M-W-F-Sat, through the month of August.   Saturday's will allow for non-monthly users at $15 per session, per the availability. Four lanes are available (8 swimmers, each session, 7:30-8:15 am and 8:15-9 am).
What''s worked so far? TEAMWORK - Those showing up M0-W-F at 5:35 am and wearing masks,  prepping the pool, keeping distances.  
  1. Show up with your swimsuit on and bring your own equipment. 
  2. Get your thermal check. Under 99.9 or below is acceptable to continue.
  3. Wear a mask from the point you leave your car until you are at your lane and ready to get in. 
  4. Social distance yourself. 
  5. Hand gel is available near the cash box area.
  6. The bathroom is available, please sanitize everything you touch with provided wipes. 
  7. Do not congregate or change clothing in the bathroom. 
  8. Please exit the pool at the designated time, wear your mask until you are in your vehicle, and keep your distance from others. Leave campus immediately unless you are an employee.
Thank you for following these guidelines and requirements so that we can continue this program!

  • LANE SIGN UP - The signup form will be sent to specific emails of people who paid the monthly fee of $60, $45 for spouses of off-campus faculty, free to residential families. Checks payable to AMST, or cash.  After payment is received, The form is for invited users only. Do not share the link. Interested users can email Mark ([email protected]). Refunds are not available. More info can be found by clicking the "Masters" tab at academyswimhawaii.org
Please email      [email protected] to get on our mailing list.
The HPA Pool has suspended the noon swim. You can also find the HPA Pool on Facebook at Hawaii Preparatory Swimming Pool      https://www.facebook.com/hpapool/ to see when general lap swim is opening back up.
  • Pool Location: Dowsett Pool at Hawaii Preparatory Academy, 65-1692 Kohala Mountain Road, Kamuela, HI 96743.  See the following map:       https://goo.gl/maps/GTvYr
  • Parking: Please park in the area in front of the tennis center and walk to the concession side near the gym.
  • Practice Schedule: Monday, Wed, Friday 5:45-6:45 a.m. and Saturday, when posted, 8-9, or 9-10am.
  • Coach: Mark Noetzel
  • Contact: Mark Noetzel at      [email protected]
  • Website:      academyswimhawaii.org - see Academy Masters Swim tab.
Requirements: All participants must be current USMS members. Go to    http://usms.org for more information. To register as Academy Masters Swim Team, our TEAM CODE: AMST.