Aquatics, Swim Team & Boat Launch

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Long Course USA Swimming
Part of the National USA Swimming program. CT USA Swimming membership required. Meets held on weekends at various locations throughout the state. Enrollment in this program automatically enrolls your
child on the Summer Recreation Swim Team. GSPO will coordinate membership and meet fees.

Spring Practice:
April 2-mid-June (Monday-Saturday 5:30-7:30 p.m.)*
*H.S. age swimmers practice Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 2:45-5:15 p.m.
No practice on Tuesday & Thursday April 3 & 5

Anticipated Summer Practice:
Mid June-late July
Addison Pool: Monday-Friday 7:15-9:15 a.m.
Terry Pool: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
(E. Hartford) 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Swim Team
USA Long Course              324030-BB

Fee: $669.00

Spring Competitive Swim Clinic
(competitive swimmers ages 7-18)
Fine tune your competitive swimming skills with Team Coaches. Geared to improve stroke technique with some endurance development. Meets not included.

Swim Clinic 1 (Ages 7-11)
Monday 5:00-5:45 p.m.,
Wednesday & Friday 4:45-5:45 p.m.
Swim Clinic 2 (ages 11-18)
Tuesday, 4:45-5:45 p.m.; Thursday 5:00-5:45 p.m. & Saturday 4:15-5:15 p.m.

Swim Team
Spring Swim Clinic 1           324030-AA
Spring swim Clinic 2            324030-CC

Fee:               $92/Swimmer
Location:        GHS Pool
Dates:            April 23-May 26 (No Clinic on 5/11)

Lifeguard Training Re-Certification
Coming in May, 2018 - Be on the Lookout!
Designed for those who currently have an American Red Cross Certification that is due to expire. This certification will renew for 2 more years. 

Summer Recreation Swim Team
(Youth ages 8-17)
Youth must be 7 by 7/15/18. A great way to try competitive swimming for the first time or continue the sport you enjoy. Meets are regional and are held weekday evenings with various swim clubs. You are required to sign up for specific practice times. Parents are expected to help at meets. Specific information will be sent to you. The GSPO (Glastonbury Swim Team Parents Organization), which supports the Swim Team program, will contact Parks and Recreation regarding work assignments and other items. Visit the Swim Team website at 

Swim Team
Summer Swim Team PM GHS           124030-PM

FEE:               $159/person
MEETS:         Monday-Friday 4:00-5:15 p.m.
DATES:          June 18-Early August

Summer Long Course Practice Group
(Age 10-20 with some competitive swim experience) An endurance based practice program for those who wish to practice during the summer. Swimmers must be able to maintain a high level workout for a minimum of 90 minutes in a 50 meter pool. No meets. Program meets at Terry Pool only. 

Swim Team
Summer USA Practice Group             124030-US

FEE:                            $115/person
TERRY POOL:            Monday, Wednesday, Friday
(EAST HARTFORD)    6:30-8:30 p.m.
DATES:                        June 18-July 21

L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery School at the Riverfront Park
L.L. Bean Outdoor Discovery schools offers various kayaking, paddle boarding and fly fishing programs at the Riverfront Park offering participants access to the scenic Connecticut River from April-October. Interested participants can view and register for the many offerings at (scroll to the bottom to view the programs). 

Beginner Crew Rowing Camp by Riverfront Recapture @ Glastonbury Riverfront Park
This four-day camp introduces rowing to those with no previous experience. It’s a great way to get a head start if you’re planning to row in high school, or simply to try something new. We’ll get on the water and learn the rowing stroke, rowing terminology, and boat handling skills. Open to boys and girls ages 12-18 with no rowing experience. Learn more and register at or (860)713-3131 Ext. 314. Runs July 24-July 29 from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Fee is $495

Intermediate & Experienced Crew Rowing Camp by Riverfront Recapture @ Glastonbury Riverfront Park
Rowing is a sport that may be easy to learn but takes a lifetime to master. Continue to improve your technique during this four-day camp that will also show how to improve your 2k time, cross training and college admissions. Open to boys and girls ages 12-18 with rowing experience. Learn more and register at or (860)713-3131 Ext. 314. Runs July 24-29 from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Fee is $495 ($250 for experienced coxswains).

Riverfront Park Boat Launch & Boat Storage 
Beginning Thursday, March 1st, boat launch permits are available at the Parks and Recreation office Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Boaters must bring proof of residency and valid boat registration. Single boat launch will be open from mid April-November. Park offers 24 boat trailer parking spaces, a covered picnic pavilion, children’s playground and walking trails. Attendant on duty during the boating season. Restrooms available on site. 

Seasonal Permits:           Residents: $60/year Daily Launch: Residents: $20/day 
                                        Non-Residents: $120/year Non-Residents: $40/day 

The Glastonbury Boathouse offers convenient and affordable indoor and outdoor storage from January 1-December 31. Storage is available with 1 boat/rack and racks are assigned. Customers can change rack assignments upon annual renewal or with approval. Renters must complete a Boat Storage Application. Racks are first-come-first-serve. Register early and move in before January 1st, at no additional cost. 

Fees:                Indoor                                   Outdoor 
                         Resident $550/year              $100/year 
                         Non-Resident $600/year      $120/year

High School, Grange, Addison Pools
Summer Pass is valid June 1-September 3, 2018. Yearly Pass is valid June 1, 2017-May 31, 2018 and allows use of all pools in summer and GHS pool in winter. You cannot register for pool passes on-line.

DAILY ADMISSION:         $3/child(under 2 free); $5/adult
SUMMER PASS:              $95/household; $75/Individual
YEARLY PASS:                $139/household; $109/Individual
SENIOR PASS (60+):       FREE (Must Show Proof of Age)

Eastbury Pond
Please include license plate numbers for Eastbury Pond and family members’ names for pool passes. You can’t register for Eastbury stickers on-line.

DAILY PARKING:                  $5/weekdays; $8/weekends
WALK OR BIKE IN:               No charge!
CAR STICKERS:                   $25/two vehicles
ADDITIONAL STICKERS:     $15/additional vehicle