Frequently Asked Questions:
How many laps are in a mile?
- Thirty-six laps or 72 lengths equal 1,800 yards or just over a mile. A swimming mile used in competitive swimming and triathlons is 1,320 yards or 66 lengths
What is the water temperature in the pools?
- Lap Pool 82 to 83 degrees. Family Pool 88 to 89 degrees.
When is lap swim?
- Lap lanes are available during all pool hours. At least one lane is available at all times for lap swimming.
Where can I get goggles?
- The Y does not provide goggles. You can find goggles at your local Target or Walmart, anything will do!
Why do I have to shower before entering the pool?
- Florida Health Department regulations require that all patrons shower before entering the pool. This rule also applies to individuals re-entering the pool from the sun deck.
Do you provide towels?
- Towels are provided for $5 a month, only at our Boca location.