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Victor E. Benstead Plunge

3331 Torrance Boulevard
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 781-7113

The Benstead Plunge is a heated Olympic sized 50 x 20 meter outdoor pool open year round. During the school year, a bulkhead devides it into two 25 yard pools.  Take advantage of this great facility by making swimming at the Plunge a daily part of your life! Locker rooms have heated showers and there are locks available to rent or you can bring your own. The pool is heated year-round to about 80° to 81°.


Youth and Adult Swim Lessons offered year round!

See the registration page for complete schedule and sign up information:


Summer Hours (Starting June 24th):

Summer Drop In Lap Swimming for ages 15+

Monday - Friday 12:00pm-1:20pm, 8:30pm-9:30pm*

Saturday 7:45am-8:45am

Sunday 7:45am-8:45am


*No evening Lap Swim on Friday 7/8, Friday 8/5, Wednesday 8/17, Thursday 8/18, Friday 8/19.

*No Lap Swim Monday 9/5 

Summer Recreation Swim

Monday-Friday  1:30pm-3:30pm

Saturday 3:00pm-6:00pm

Sunday 1:30pm-5:00pm


School Year Hours (Starting September 6th):

School Year Drop In Lap Swimming for ages 15+

Monday - Friday 6:30am-8:00am & 11:00am-1:00pm

Monday - Thursday 8:30pm-9:30pm

Saturday 1:30pm-4:00pm

Sunday 11:00am-1:00pm



School Year Recreation Swim

Saturday  1:30pm-4:00pm





Pool Admissions (patrons ages 15 to 18 must show I.D. no exceptions)

Youth (17 and under) $ 2.00
Adult (18 and over) $ 3.00
Senior Citizens (50 and over) $ 2.00
Adult Ticket Books (11 admissions) $ 30.00
Youth Ticket Books (11 admissions) $ 20.00
Senior Ticket Books (11 admissions) $ 20.00

Pool Rental

Private groups may rent the pool when it is not in use.  For information on available dates and

times please call the Facility Booking Office at (310) 618-5982.