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Begg Pool

Begg Pool will resume operations for lap, recreational swim and Masters swim with online reservations

Modified Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday: 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Junior Aquatics Camp
8 but less than 12
Res: $325 Nonres: $375

Open to all boys and girls ages 8 to 12, campers will enjoy the benefits of outdoor activities in and out of the water, learn some basic lifeguarding skills, and participate in hands-on arts and crafts projects while making new friends and lifelong memories. Camp will be very active and each session will focus on progressively building swim competencies and skills. The Junior Aquatics Camp will feature protocols and practices including social distancing to ensure the health of campers. Please bring a healthy bag lunch, a snack, a refillable water bottle, and sunscreen. Campers are encouraged to wear sunscreen, appropriate clothing and comfortable footwear as the majority of activities will be outdoor. Each week will consist of three-week-long sessions to minimize contact and campers will be split into two groups of 8 maximum and that will be their group for the entire session. 


35498  8:15 AM to 12:15 PM   July 6th to July 23rd          M Tu W Th
35499  8:15 AM to 12:15 PM   July 27th to August 13th   M Tu W Th

Water Aerobics
Monday through Thursday, July 6th to August 13th from 3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
Activity Number: 35426
Standard charge: $60
Ages: 16 and up

Improve muscular endurance, core strength, and flexibility in this class designed for men and women looking for a great low impact workout. Workout includes aerobic, stretching and relaxation exercises. Knowing how to swim is not a prerequisite for participation in this class. To ensure the health of participants, new protocols and practices including social distancing, wearing a face-covering except when in the pool will be in place and the shower and locker rooms are currently closed. Participants must pre-register and drop-ins are prohibited.


Available Activities for Swim Reservations:
Each reservation is for 50 mins starting at the top of the hour.

Maximum number of family members allowed per reservation:

  • Begg Pool Masters: 2
  •  Lap Swim: 4
  • Recreational Swim: 5

Begg Masters (ages 16 and up)

Time Days Cost
6:00 AM to 6:50 AM Monday through Friday Res: $5 Nonres: $7
7:00 AM to 7:50 AM

Lap Swim (ages 7 and up)

Weekdays
Time Days Cost
8:00 AM to 8:50 AM Monday through Friday Res: $5 Nonres: $7
9:00 AM to 9:50 AM
10:00 AM to 10:50 AM
11:00 AM to 11:50 AM Friday Only 
12:00 PM to 12:50 PM Monday through Friday
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
4:00 PM to 4:50 PM
Weekends
Time Days Cost
9:00 AM to 9:50 AM Saturday and Sunday Res: $5 Nonres: $7
10:00 AM to 10:50 AM
11:00 AM to 11:50 AM
12:00 PM to 12:50 PM
4:00 PM to 4:50 PM

Recreational Swim (limited to maximum 30 swimmers)

Weekdays
Time Days Cost
1:00 PM to 1:50 PM Monday through Friday Res: $3 Nonres: $5
2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
Weekends
Time Days Cost
1:00 PM to 1:50 9M Saturday and Sunday Res: $3 Nonres: $5
2:00 PM to 2:50 PM
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM

Reservations:
Reservations must be made online. Reservations can be made up to 7 days prior to the reservation and up to the minute before the scheduled reservation. Phone-in and walk-in reservations will not be accepted. For questions regarding swim reservations or for more information, please call (310) 802-5448.

Maximum number of family members allowed per reservation:

  • Begg Pool Masters: 2
  • Lap Swim: 4
  • Recreational Swim: 5

Please note: If you are on your mobile device, click on USE FULL SITE to make a reservation once you have clicked on the grey button below.

 

  1. Click on the Swim Reservations button above
  2. Once on the reservation site, click on the green Reservations button/box
  3. Click on the dropdown next to “select location” then change the date.
    1. Make sure to leave time range blank
  4. Check Availability
  5. Event Name
  6. Enter Number of guests
  7. Initials under “agreement waiver”
  8. Add additional names to custom question box

GUIDELINES:

  • All participants must observe physical distancing of six (6) feet
  • Face covering required except while in the water
  • Family Swim - Maximum 4 per designated area (40 swimmers total)
  • Masters Swim (ages 16 and up) – Will be limited to 2 swimmers per lane
  • Lap Swim (ages 7 and up) - Maximum 2 swimmers per lane
  • Locker rooms will only be available to use as a restroom, no showers or changing.
  • Participants will be required to keep limited belongings in a designated space near them.
  • The use of shared items is prohibited (ex. Kickboards, pool toys, etc.).
  • Participants must promptly exit the facility at the end of their reservation.
  • Doors, entrances, and exits will remain in the open position during business hours.

Fee (NON-REFUNDABLE)

  • Family Swim: $3 for Manhattan Beach residents and $5 for Non-Manhattan Beach residents
  • Lap Swim (ages 7 and up): $5 for Manhattan Beach residents and $7 for Non-Manhattan Beach residents
  • Masters Swimming (ages 16 and up): $5 for Manhattan Beach residents and $7 for Non-Manhattan Beach residents

Contact
Aquatics Supervisor: Jesus Sandoval (310) 802-5429
Aquatics Coordinator: Jasper Nery (310) 802-5428

Pool Locations and Directions
Begg Pool
1402 North Peck Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 802-5428 or (310) 802-5448

Directions

  • Turn North on Peck Avenue (signal intersection) off of Manhattan Beach Boulevard.  Find parking on Peck Avenue.
  • Follow the path past the Botanical Garden towards Polliwog Park and veer left to enter Begg Pool.

Begg Pool Map