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Community Swim and Fitness

The Bongsoon Zubay Athletic Center is open to the community for recreational use during early mornings, evenings, and weekends (September through July). We offer a variety of membership options in addition to group classes for adults and children. Berkeley Carroll is committed to providing educational programs that engage, challenge, and foster fundamental swimming skills.

All Athletic Center facilities are located at 762 President St. (between 6th and 7th Ave).


  • The Winter 2021 swim lesson schedule is available here for Adults and Kids. Registration will open December 8th at 1pm.
  • All kids 5 and up must have received their first vaccination by January 1, 2022 to participate in Winter Swim classes. Children turning five in 2022 should be vaccinated within one month of their fifth birthday.  
  • The Fall 2021 swim lesson schedule is available here.
  • In the event of a snow or weather emergencies please call 718-534-6624 for information on building hours and programs.

Winter 2021 - Saturday Class Dates (Registration Opens 12/8 at 1pm)

     Jan 8, 22, 29
     Feb 5, 12, 26
     March 5, 12
     April 2, 9, 23, 30

Fall 2021 - Saturday Class Dates (full)

     September 18, 25
     October 2, 16, 23, 30
     November 6, 13, 20
     December 4, 11

2021-22 Holiday Closures

     Winter Break: 12/18-1/2
     MLK: 1/15-1/17
     Lunar New Year: 2/1
     Presidents' Day: 2/19-2/21
     Spring Break: 3/13-3/27
     Good Friday-Easter: 4/15-4/17

Lap Swim

Reservations are booked using Berkeley Carroll's Mindbody app. Hours are posted on Wednesday at noon for the following week. No refunds for cancelled lane reservations.

Two swimmers per lane.  Lanes are available by reservation only. Swimmers must provide vaccination documentation upon entry.  Fee is $20 per reservation.

Lap Swim Hours
Monday 7:00 am to 8:00 am
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am to 7:00 am
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am to 8:00 am
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am to 7:00 am
Friday 6:00 am to 7:00 am
6:00pm to 7:00 pm
Saturday 7:45 am to 8:45 am

Swim Classes

Private Lessons

Private lessons cost $60 per half hour. Semi-private lessons (two students) cost $100 per half hour. Lessons are available on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 3 pm - 6 pm. Weekend times include Saturday from 8 am - 12:30 pm, 2pm - 5pm and Sunday from 1 - 6 p.m. Additional times can be requested based on instructor availability. To purchase private lessons, please fill out our private lesson form.

COVID Safety Measures

  • All swim staff and instructors are vaccinated.  Full time staff are tested weekly.
  • Patrons entering the building must show proof of vaccination.
  • Enhanced cleaning using hydro-static sprayers
  • Social distancing throughout our facility
  • Face coverings are required in the Athletic center.  Swimmers remove their mask on the pool deck then enter the water
  • Reduce capacity for classes
  • Limited spectators for all activities. 

Refund Policy

 A full refund is available prior to the start of the first class.  A pro-rated refund is issued prior to the second class date.  No refunds are issued beyond the second class date.  Reserved lap swim sessions are not refundable. Be sure to check your calendar prior to purchasing an appointment. Private swim lessons require 7 days notice to cancel a lesson.  Private swim lessons cancelled less than 7 days notice will be billed for that appointment.   

Need more info? Contact Athletic Center Coordinator Luci Rosalia.

Phone: 718-534-6624
Address: Athletic Center: 762 President St. (between Sixth and Seventh avenues)