Centre Swim Camp

Centre Swim Camp is a week-long, fun, and instructional program to help kids improve their swimming strokes, dives, and flip turns. There will be pool games, relay races, pool inflatables, Junior lifeguard Training, and a field trip on Wednesday. This will be an exciting mix of fun and learning!

Participants must pass the Centre deep-end swim test to attend Swim Camp. If you wish to complete the test prior to class, contact Kyron Cauldero, Aquatics Manager, at kcauldero@nracentre.com or 715-246-2252. The deep-end swim test requires successful completion of the following skills:

  • jump into 12 feet of water without goggles
  • recover without wiping eyes
  • swim 25 yards with face in the water and arms out of the water (aka no doggy paddle)
  • must put face in at least 3 times throughout 25 yards

Before and After Care is available for participants who need care before 8:30 AM or after 4:00 PM at no additional cost.

Age:    8 - 14 years old
Date:  Tuesday - Friday, August 17 - 20
Time:  8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost:  $116.00 for Centre Members
          $128.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool and Wakanda Water Park
Registration deadline: Monday, August 9
Minimum/Maximum participants: 4/8 participants


Junior Lifeguard Camp

Interested in one day becoming a lifeguard? Ready to learn basic lifeguarding techniques? This is the class for you!

Youth who are planning to become future lifeguards will gain the knowledge and skills to one day become a lifeguard. This training program will help students develop swimming skills, introduce participants to lifesaving skills such as in water rescues and using a rescue tube, and learn First Aid, CPR, and AED.

Age:  11 - 15 years old
Date: Wednesday - Friday, October 6 - 8
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost: $35.00 for Centre Members
         $55.00 for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool & Classroom
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, September 29
Minimum/Maximum participants: 4/8 participants


Scuba Sunday

Are you a certified diver? Planning a trip somewhere warm and want to hit the water ready to go? At the Centre it’s 100’ viz, 85 degree water, just like Cozumel but without the sand fleas. The Centre is the only facility in the Twin Cities Metro area offering open scuba. Participants must provide their own equipment and proof of certification to participate.

Date: Sundays
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (June - August)
         2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (September - November)
Cost: FREE for Centre Members
        $10.00 day pass for Community Participants
Place: Centre Pool


Facility Hours:

Monday - Friday 4:45 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Program areas close 15 minutes prior to the facility closing


425 E 5th St
New Richmond WI 54017

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