All members and their guests must obey the rules and regulations as set forth by the State of Illinois, County of DuPage
and the Village IV Organization when using the Club’s facilities.
Pool Rules and Regulations
All persons using the pool
do so at their own risk. The Village IV Organization will not assume responsibility for any illness, accident
or injury suffered by anyone while in or about the pool area.
All persons are required to
take a shower with soap before entering the pool.
The County and Health Department
require that all children who are not toilet trained be required to wear rubber pants over their bathing suit or swim diapers.
This rule will be strictly enforced.
Bathers with shoulder
length hair are required by the County Health Department to wear a bathing cap or have hair secured with rubber bands.
Barrettes and bobby pins can not be used to hold hair back.
Street shoes are not to be
worn on the pool deck. Clean pool shoes may be worn.
Swim suits are the only attire
permitted in the pool. White t-shirts may be worn if necessary.
For personal safety no one
is permitted to sit in the lifeguard’s chair, hang, sit or stand on the safety buoy lines in the pool or use the safety
equipment as a toy.
· Whenever additional safety or health rules are deemed
advisable, the management is authorized to issue and put into effect “temporary rules”. Management
will notify the members and the Village IV Board of its actions by posting signs. The Board will then review
and if agreed, approve the additional rules.
Lifeguards are responsible
for the pool and locker facilities under the direction of the Manager. The judgment of the guards and management
shall prevail as to proper dress, conduct, admission and all other pool matters.
Persons under the influence
of alcohol or exhibiting erratic behavior will not be permitted to enter the facility.
The County of DuPage refuses
admission to the pool to persons having any contagious diseases, infectious condition or abrasions, which have not healed.
· Parents/guardians and registered babysitters must be responsible for supervising
their children. Lifeguards are on duty to enforce rules and respond in case of an emergency.
Unsupervised children under the age of 10 will be sent home.
Persons wearing swim attire will not be permitted in the upstairs lounge, upstairs
game room or on the fitness equipment. The ramp entrance should be used for entering and exiting the pool
· Diving is permitted only from the diving board. The diving
board will be available at designated times by the lifeguards on duty or management.
Floatation devices are not
permitted from the diving board.
· Large floatation devices are not permitted in the pool
without approval by Clubhouse Management.
· Lockers are available in the locker room.
Summer rental of the lockers is available (see information in pool brochure). Members/guests must
provide their own locks for daily rental. Daily rental locks must be removed at the end of the day or lock
will be cut off. Items left behind will be stored for the season and then discarded.
For personal safety, the County
restricts running, pushing, and rowdy behavior on the pool deck, in the water or on the diving board. Persons
who persist in dangerous activity will be required to leave the pool and can lose Clubhouse privileges.
Food and drink will be allowed
in the Pit and behind the blue lines. Glass containers are prohibited.
· Members are required to clean up after themselves.
Smoking is allowed
in the pit area only.
no prolonged breath
holding (new rule for 2012 season).