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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:


School Year Hours (Starting September 6, 2016 - June 22, 2017)

*Plunge is CLOSED on Saturday, 5/20/17, Monday 5/29/17, Tuesday, 07/04/17, Thursday 11/23/17, Friday 11/24/17, Sunday 12/24/17, & Monday 12/25/17.

**Summer Hours Start Friday 6/23/17 - 9/4/17**


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

*Summer Monday - Friday 12:00-1:20pm & 8:30-9:30pm, Saturday 7:45am-8:45am, Sunday 1:30pm-5:00pm*



School Year Recreation Swim

Saturday  1:30pm-4:00pm

*Summer Monday - Friday 1:30pm-3:30pm, Saturday 3:00pm-6:00pm, Sunday 1:30pm-5:00pm*




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.