Innovative Aquatics Programs

A world-class aquatics facility offering year round aquatic and fitness programming
Lap Swim

Lap Swim

The RBAC offers Lap Swim opportunities in both the Recreational and Competition Pools.

Learn more: Lap Swim
Water Fitness

Water Fitness

Water Fitness classes are available for all fitness levels. Come join the fun!

Learn more: Water Fitness, Water Fitness Registration
Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

Group, private and semi-private swim lessons are currently being offered and we want everyone to be able to enjoy the water safely. Quality swim lessons save lives.

Learn more: Swim Lessons
RBAC Competitive Teams

RBAC Competitive Teams

Student-athletes are encouraged to realize their full potential both in & out of the pool. Many RBAC student-athletes continue on to compete in their chosen sport at a collegiate and national level.

Learn more: Swim Team, Water Polo Team, Dive Team

Success Stories

We will never know how many lives are touched, how many tough situations are turned around, how many kids are kept busy after school and away from the bad decisions that can be made. What we do know is: being able to swim is a life-long gift; swimming is a low-impact sport, good for all abilities and all ages; swimming, diving, and water polo develop focus and discipline; the RBAC offers every third grader in Pasadena Unified School District free swimming lessons annually; and the RBAC offers over 150 classes every week and employs 250 in our community. Walk the deck and you’ll see it for yourself.
John Thomas Cloud, Treasurer

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Breaking News

Last revised: 8/5/2022 

RBAC Board Member and City of Pasadena’s Recreation Superintendent Darrell Walker talks about pool and swimming safety, teaches parents what to be on the lookout for, and how to handle a potential emergency situation. Watch his interview here!

We have new hours of operation for the RBAC effective Monday, June 20th.

Monday-Friday 5:30am-9:00pm
Saturday 5:30am-5:00pm
Sunday 8:00am-5:00pm

Masks Updates

The Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) announced that Pasadena has moved into the low COVID-19 community level and will be updating the previously issued health officer order. Under these revised orders, indoor masking will be strongly recommended, but not required, for vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals.
The RBAC has been following public health and PPHD guidance throughout the pandemic, and therefore we are lifting our indoor mask requirement. Masks are strongly recommended to all while indoors, and we should all respect someone’s personal choice to wear one or not. Patrons are welcome to wear a mask based on their personal preference, comfort level, and their personal level of risk.

The West Spa will be closed for repairs till further notice. Thank you for understanding!

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“Our mission at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center, is water safety and drowning prevention. We’re raising awareness for that cause tonight.” Thank you to all who came out in support of our Water Safety for All event on Thursday night! Through continuous support and education about drowning prevention, we are able to bring awareness to the childhood drowning epidemic as well as highlight the importance of accessible water safety programs for all. Read more about the Chezik Tsunoda’s screened film “Drowning in Silence” and details of the event in an article from Pasadena Now.🌹 #childhooddrowning #nomoreunder #drowningprevention ... See MoreSee Less
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May is National Water Safety Month and at the RBAC we prioritize the importance of water safety year round. Tomorrow, Thursday May 25th, the RBAC is hosting a “Water Safety For All” community benefit to raise awareness about the significance of being water safe. Read more in an article from Pasadena Now that highlights details of the event, information about the film screening “Drowning in Silence” and the different water safety programs and initiatives that the RBAC has to offer. 📰🌹🏊 #watersafetyforall #drowningprevention #nomoreunder #pasadenanow ... See MoreSee Less
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Last call to join us tomorrow for our Water Safety For All Event! May 25, 5:30 at the Polytechnic School. There will be a cocktail reception & documentary screening of Drowning in Silence. Paella, cookies, appetizers, and so much more. Not to mention a limited edition RBAC pin. We'll see you there. #watersafety ... See MoreSee Less
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Our Water Safety for All Community event will be on Thursday, May 25! Spread the news, bring a friend, and join us! DM us for more info. #watersafety #TheRBAC ... See MoreSee Less
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