News

Adam Larson

Hi Team, At the November 15 Annual Meeting, we discussed how our team finances have been impacted by a series of COVID-related and untimely factors: There is no West Hollywood Pool right now. Los Angeles City pools remain closed. We are lucky to have it, but Santa Monica Swim Center (SMSC) is not the most convenient location for some members and our practice times are not ideal for others. So, monthly dues are not a reasonable expense for all members to pay with SMSC as our only facility. At the...

Irene Wong

We now have 11 weekly swim workouts at the beautiful Santa Monica Swim Center. Schedule can be found on our Calendar Practices are 1 per lane and for WH2O members only. All practices require reservation and payment. Please familiarize yourselves with our Protocols and Reservation FAQs Questions and concerns can be directed to [email protected]

Irene Wong

Due to the LA County’s Targeted Safer at Home Order, all WH2O practices (swim + water polo) are suspended immediately, until further notice. We hope to be offering workouts again ASAP. In the meantime, here are some of the pools we know of offering lap swimming at 1 per lane. Check with each pool directly regarding reservations and availability: Santa Monica Swim Center Culver City Plunge Verdugo Aquatic Facility Rose Bowl Aquatics Center Maggie Gilbert Aquatic Center (Pali High) Stay well everyone, WH2O Board [email protected]

Jessica Seaton

We're back in the pool! We have 10 swim and 2 water polo practices weekly at the beautiful Santa Monica Swim Center. All practices require reservation and payment. Reservations are prioritized for WH2O members and can be made two weeks in advance. Evening swim practices are $10 for 1hr, all other practices are $15 for 1.5hr Please familiarize yourselves with our Protocols and Reservation FAQ's. These are also linked in the Description of each Calendar entry. For questions and concerns please reach out to [email protected]

Jordan Harris

We recognize the unrest currently taking place in our country. We recognize the pain, suffering, and demand for systemic and individual change. We recognize the centuries of racial injustice Black folks continue to face everyday. As an aquatics, LGBTQ+ affiliated organization rooted in diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice, West Hollywood Aquatics is with you. In honor of Pride Month, let’s remember the people who fought for the rights we get to exercise today. Black and brown folks, such as Marsha P. Johnson, were instrumental leaders during Stonewall and fought tirelessly...