NSA Hampton Roads Northwest - Outdoor Pool


The NWA Outdoor Pool offers lap swimming and open swim and can accommodate Command training and PFA schedules by reservation. We offer swim lessons for the children and adults to learn to swim by certified swim instructors. We are also equipped with men and women locker rooms and a sauna to enjoy after your swim.

Facility and command reservation are available. Click the link below to make your reservation.   

Facility and Command Reservations

NSA HR – Northwest Annex Aquatics 2024 swim lessons for all ages and skill levels. Lessons begin in June. The cost to participate is $40 per session for group lessons. Private lessons are $100 for one person or $150 for two people. Adult/teen and active duty swim test skills classes are free for active duty military. Classes will be Monday/Wednesday, Tuesday/Thursday, or Saturday morning.

Beginner swimmers are just starting out or have not passed the MWR Swim Test. Advanced swimmers have passed the MWR swim test and are improving their skills and techniques. If you are unsure of the level for your child, then one of our MWR Aquatics Staff at Riverview Aquatics Center would be happy to give a swim test during business hours.

Swim Sessions: 

  • June Session – June 17 through July 2
  • July Session – July 8 through July 25
  • August Session – August 5 through August 22

June through August - The schedule for active duty swim skill/lesson classes varies. For more information call Northwest Annex Outdoor Pool. 

Type of Lessons: 

  • Group lessons include six classes per session and are either 30 or 45 minutes per session. 
  • Private lessons and active duty swim test skills include four classes per session (30 minutes each session).

Classes Offered: 

  • Preschool - Beginner (Ages 3 to 5)
  • Preschool - Advanced (Ages 3 to 5)
  • School Age - Beginner (Ages 6 to 12)
  • School Age - Advanced (Ages 6 to 12)
  • Adult / Teen (Ages 13 and older) 

Click the link below to register for swim lessons. 

Swim Lesson Registration

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