At Nansemond Swim Club, our member’s safety and comfort are our primary mission. We are a local pool managed by a volunteer Board of Directors and staffed seasonally by certified professional guards and managers. A minimum of two professional lifeguards and one manager are on duty at all times. Please ask our staff for


All members are invited and encouraged to attend meetings and join in decision-making processes. Members also come together to form our volunteer Board of Directors. Members can volunteer for either the Board of Directors or for one of our Board Committees. Board Committees are responsible for the day to day running of the pool, social functions, and maintenance of the pool grounds. Email the current board at


The pool grounds include a large, deep pool with diving board, a separate, gated toddler pool, picnic tables with umbrellas, chairs and chaise lounges, bath rooms with changing areas and showers, swings and a play set, horseshoe pit, a sand volleyball court and three pavilions. We also have a concession stand where members and guests can purchase ice cold drinks, light meals, and snacks.


Members can reserve one of our picnic pavilions for birthday parties, cookouts or celebrations. Or, have a private party and host a large, safe, after hours party. Check with our manager on duty with any question, or reach out to the Board of Directors in the off season at or Facebook.


Members are welcome to bring guests to enjoy the pool with them, too. Grandparents of members pay no guest fees when they come to the pool with any member of the family. Guest fees are $5 per person. Babysitter and long-term house guest passes are also available for $50, allowing them unlimited visits with members.


NSC is home to the Nansemond Sharks swim team. The swim team offers great exercise, competition, team building and social networking for children and teens 4 – 18. The season runs from late May through mid-July. The Sharks compete locally as a member of the Western Tidewater Swimming Association.


We invite you to bring a friend to check out the amenities NSC has to offer. Your friends, neighbors, or associates will appreciate knowing that our safe, family-friendly pool provides a whole summer of fun at a very affordable price.