About Us

The Springfield Swimming and Racquet Club (SSRC) has been serving the Springfield community with pride for 60 years...

We are a Summer-fun facility offering activities for the whole family, right in the heart of Springfield, VA (near Crestwood, Lynbrook, and Garfield Elementary Schools)!

Our recreation facilities offer the following amenities to our members:

  • Three (3) outdoor pools, including:
    • a 6-lane, 25 meter competitive pool with a diving well and two (2) 1-meter diving boards
    • Intermediate pool
    • A separate wading pool for little tykes
    • Swimming lessons for all community children for a nominal fee
  • Four (4) regulation tennis courts and two (2) backboards for practice
  • Swim team offering daily fitness training and weekly competitive swim meets to all children, from preschool age through high school, regardless of current level of ability. Our teams are charter members of the Northern Virginia Swim League, the largest swim league on the East Coast!
  • A large shade pavilion with picnic tables, available for rental to host private parties
  • Bath house with showers (and plenty of hot water)!
  • Beautifully maintained grounds with mature trees to provide lots of shade on hot summer days
  • Picnic area, volleyball/badminton area, and lots of room for kids to play
  • BBQ grills available for use
  • Safe, family friendly environment monitored at all times by professional lifeguards
  • Organized social events throughout the swimming season, including all ages parties, kid's parties, adult parties, chaparoned sleep-over parties, BBQ's, pot luck, and much, much more!