The mgm美高梅官方直营游泳馆 is home to the mgm美高梅官方直营 游泳队 and is newly constructed, opening in late 2020. The state-of-the-art facility houses a 10-lane competition pool and seats up to 240 spectators. The natatorium, located on the 上学校 campus adjacent to the Larry A. Peevy Academic Complex, is nestled against the backdrop of Cherokee Mountain. The natatorium is also used for 体育类, 为潜水课程, 划船, 和水安全, and recreational use for all mgm美高梅官方直营 community members.
Additional natatorium features:
- A Colorado timing system, touchpads and starter
- Two large viewing monitors, one for times and the other for meet information
- Two areas for teams overlooking the pool
- 18 monitors throughout the facility
- Hospitality room and concessions
- Kayak paddling and roll
- Varsity and MS boys and girls 游泳队s
- USA Swim - Year Round Team
- Summer Swim League - NGSL
- Lifeguard training classes
- Pre-season orientation
- Water Safety Instructor classes
- Student volunteer lifeguards
- Lifeguard classes and re-certifications for faculty & 工作人员
- Water safety initiative classes for faculty & 工作人员
- Instructor Trainer level re-certifications for director
- Meet and consult with other aquatic service providers in the larger swim community
Katie Ralston is the Natatorium Director, coming to Tallulah Falls in July of 2021.
With close to two decades of experience leading aquatics and recreation programs, 在Habersham, Hall and Gwinnett programs, most recently serving as the recreation program supervisor for the Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Department, Ralston is well positioned to take on this new role.
Ralston brings the administrative skills and programming experience necessary to run a top-quality natatorium, including certifications in instruction for water safety, 救生员的培训, 急救和CPR/AED, facility operation and customer service. She also served on the Habersham County Ethics Board and chaired the Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Safety Committee. She was recognized professionally for program innovation and facility maintenance as well.
Ralston will coordinate all mgm美高梅官方直营 natatorium functions, create programming and ensure coordination of all aquatic usage.
Tallulah Falls Torrents - Summer League Swim Team
The Tallulah Falls Torrents is a Summer League Swim Team for children/youth ages 6-18, starting at any skill level. Swimmers within the team will be grouped based on age/skill level.
- Practice Dates/Times: May 23-July 15 (Monday-Tuesday; Thursday-Friday)
- Swim Meets: June 4 | June 11 | June 18 | June 25-26
Tallulah Falls Aquatics Year Round Swim Club
There will be a parent information meeting for anyone interested in our year round 游泳队 on Wednesday, August 10 at 5:30 PM at the Natatorium, located on the 上学校 Campus. For any additional information-please contact 哈里森.firstname.lastname@example.org
mgm美高梅官方直营 builds cadre of certified lifeguards
mgm美高梅官方直营 continues to add to its roster of certified lifeguards. This group of young people provide the safety presence necessary to operate the natatorium.
All lifeguards are American Red Cross trained, said Natatorium Director Katie Ralston.
“They help with a variety of aquatics related activities, including providing a safe environment for the 游泳队 practices and meets, and recreational swim time for the boarding students,拉斯顿说.
Several of the lifeguards are also certified Water Safety Instructors; this specialized group assists with swim programs, including after-school clubs, the Torrents club 游泳队 and the mgm美高梅官方直营 Aquatics Summer Swim League.
Assistant Natatorium Director Harrison Butler manages the lifeguard group, Ralston added.
mgm美高梅官方直营 Lifeguards 2022-23
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