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Why SwimRVA?

Programs

Lessons, Fitness, CPR, 

Pool Schedules

Availability & Events

First time Olympian and Richmond native Townley Haas wins his first Olympic gold medal in Rio!  Posting one of the fastest splits in history, Haas swam a 1.44.14 in the 4 x 200 freestyle relay.  Accompanied by Conor Dwyer, Ryan Lochte, and Michael Phelps, USA takes yet another gold at the 2016 Olympic games.  Congratulations Townley! GET FULL UPDATE HERE

   

Located in Chesterfield County, SwimRVA serves the Greater Richmond area as a catalyst for regional aquatics and community-wide focus on water safety, health & fitness, sports tourism and competitive swimming.  We offer swimming lessons, water aerobics, aqua running, water polo, CPR & lifeguard certification courses, masters swimming, warm water therapy pool, land fitness classes, and youth triathlon training.

Courtney Paulk's Challenge: (Click HERE to follow and support)

Follow along as we witness some the most amazing long distance swims ever accomplished by any individual!  Support Courtney Paulk as she embarks on a challenge only few have ever tried.  Over 80 miles of non-stop swimming all to raise awareness for the benefits of swimming!

   
SwimRVA is proud to be a Make-A-Splash partner.  The USA Swimming Foundation partners with Learn-To-Swim providers nationwide to offset the cost of swimming lessons and educate the community about the importance of learning to swim.  For more information please check out the website: www.usaswimmingfoundation.org/makeasplash

Directions

Address:  5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234

From Washington & points north:

  • Take I-95 S
  • Take exit 79 for I-195 S/I-64 W toward Powhite Pkwy
  • Keep left and follow signs for I-195 S/Powhite Parkway/U.S. 60/U.S. 360 W and merge onto I-195 S
  • Continue onto VA-76 W
  • Take the exit on the left onto VA-150 S/Chippenham Pkwy
  • Exit onto VA-10 E/Iron Bridge Rdtoward Chesterfield
  • Turn right onto Ridgedale Pkwy
  • Collegiate School Aquatics Center will be on the right

From Raleigh & points south:

  • Take I-95 N towards Richmond
  • Take exit 67B to merge onto VA-150 N/Chippenham Pkwy toward US-60/US-360 W
  • Exit onto VA-10 E/Iron Bridge Rd toward Chesterfield
  • Turn right onto Ridgedale Pkwy
  • Collegiate School Aquatics Center will be on the right

From Williamsburg & points east:

  • Take I-64 W
  • Take exit 200 for I-295 toward US-60/Wash./Rocky Mt. NC
  • Keep left toward I-295
  • Keep right and follow signs for I-295 S/US-60/Rocky Mt. NC
  • Keep left and merge onto I-295 S
  • Take exit 25, merge onto VA-895 W toward Richmond (toll road)
  • Continue onto VA-150 N (toll road)
  • Exit onto VA-10 E/Iron Bridge Rd. toward Chesterfield
  • Turn right onto Ridgedale Pkwy.
  • Collegiate School Aquatics Center will be on the right

From Charlottesville & points west:

  • Take I-64 E
  • Take Exit 186 for I-195 S/Laburnum Ave. toward Powhite Parkway
  • Keep left and follow signs to I-195 S/Powhite Pkwy./Downtown, merge onto I-195 S
  • Continue onto VA- 76 W (partial toll road)
  • Take left exit onto VA-150 S/Chippenham Pkwy. (partial toll road)
  • Exit onto VA-10 E/Iron Bridge Rd. toward Chesterfield
  • Turn right onto Ridgedale Pkwy.
  • Collegiate School Aquatics Center will be on the right