the emerald coast fitness foundation
Our Community Swimming Pools
The Emerald Coast Fitness Foundation is a public charity formed to develop physical fitness and water safety among the youth and adults of Okaloosa County.
Our organization operates the only public swimming facilities in Okaloosa County. Our pools and programs serve the entire community. Stop in and see how you can
In their second year of existence, the Bulldogs are looking forward to another large team and a great season of swimming at the ROC with new coach, David Hernandez.
Rocky Bayou practices at the ROC and welcomes new coach, Stephen Windham.
Choctaw seeks to continue their tradition of great swimming. They practice in the mornings at the Bernie and welcome new head coaches, Jasson Velez and Tiffany Sydow.
Fort Walton will continue their strong performance. They practice in afternoons at the Bernie and are coached by Will Breehl
Destin High School, in its second year of existence, offers a wide variety of varsity sports, including Swimming, which practices next door at the Taj Renee Community Aquatic Center. Destin is looking forward to continued growth and new success under head coach, Brad Kale.
Summer lesson programs are popular at each pool. Sign up early, or get on a waiting list.
Put on your waterproof sunscreen and get your vitamin D while you enjoy summer swimming at our outdoor pools in Destin and Crestview
Bernie's Bull Sharks
At the Aquatic Center in Destin on Sundays from 11am-1pm. All experience and ability levels welcome.
Aquacize Sessions are available daily at Crestview, Destin and Ft. Walton Beach. Join us for fitness, friendship and fun.
Your contribution to Kids Water Safety Campaign will:
In 2021 Kids Water Safety Campaign Funds:
OUR PRIMARY GOAL IS TO SAVE LIVES AND ENRICH FAMILIES WITH SAFE, ACTIVE SWIMMERS.
Our Destin facility will now be called the TAJ RENEE COMMUNITY AQUATIC CENTER. The name was officially presented at the 2022 Sip & Splash Aquatic Affair. A remarkable woman named Taj Renee Oliver Brown inspired our naming sponsor to use her first and middle name, which mean "Love Reborn" as a loving tribute to Taj and the many generous and supportive people who have helped the ECFF's vision become reality.