Health and Safety

  1. You must follow all Olympic rules and regulations from Olympic staff while inside the facility, otherwise you will be asked to leave the premises.
  2. Children under the age of 8 must be actively supervised by an accompanying adult when using the poolside facilities.
  3. You are expected to shower before entering the pools, sauna, or steam room when swimming.
  4. No alcohol is to be consumed on the premises.
  5. No smoking or vaping while inside the facility.
  6. Sweat towels must be used while using the gym. They can be hired from reception if needed.
  7. You are expected to clean up after yourself in all areas of the facility.
  8. The sauna and steam are to be used by persons 12 years or older.
  9. Please keep bags off the gym floor and away from the side of the pool.
  10. Drink plenty of fluids, especially when using the spa, sauna and steam room.
  11. Stay in your lane – Swim in the lane that suits your best speed. Please be courteous of others around you while swimming.

Conditions of Entry:

  1. Users must be 16 years or older to use the gym facilities.
  2. Any person suspected of being under the influence of drugs or alcohol will not be allowed entry.
  3. Children under 8 years old without a supervisor will not be allowed entry.
  4. The facility is not open for general viewers, and any person entering will be proofed for validity.
  5. You must wear appropriate footwear when using the gym (no open toe shoes or bare feet).
  6. No cotton clothing to be worn while swimming.

 

Your responsibilities:

  1. Look after your own belongings. Anything that you bring inside is your responsibility to keep safe.
  2. We recommend using a padlock to lock your items in the changing rooms.
  3. “Sneaking” in non-members may result in a $22 fee or potential cancellation of your membership.
  4. When on a swimming-only membership, using the gym will result in a $22 fee and you will be removed from the area.

 

Be kind and respectful:

  1. We expect all persons within the facility to respect the boundaries of both staff and other patrons.
  2. We will not tolerate any bullying, intimidation or harassment.
  3. Any serious threat or act of physical violence within the facility will result in an immediate BAN and the police will be involved.
  4. Derogatory and abusive actions will result in a warning or ban from the facility. The Olympic is an open and inclusive environment…any homophobic, transphobic, or racial abuse will result in serious misconduct and a probable ban from the facility.

 

Coaching and training:

  1. No outside coaching is allowed without the consent of The Olympic management.
  2. Do not solicit any members or business within the facility. This includes contacting staff or members for purposes without their consent.
  3. No diving groups are eligible to use the facility without the supervision of a PADI certified instructor. This includes the use of freediving equipment and free diving breathing training. All diving groups must book in advance, and each person will be charged $11 minimum for the use of outside equipment. Lane space is not included in this cost.
  4. Only certified Olympic Personal Trainers are able to coach others in the gym.
  5. Groups must book a private lane space, and are not able to use the public lanes for their own use.