Making Waves

A Bay Area fat community tradition: swimming together since 1980

A supportive space for self-identified fat people to swim, exercise or just hang out.

Where: Albany Aquatic Center indoor pool, 1311 Portland Ave., Albany, CA

When: Saturdays, 11:15a-12:45p (switching to SUNDAYS as of June 19)

Suggested Fee: $10 (sliding scale from $6.50 to $20). Please pay in the pool area, NOT at the front desk.


Saturday, June 4, 2022: Fat swim for self-identified women only

Saturday, June 11: Fat swim for folx of all genders

SUNDAY, June 19: Fat swim for folx of all genders

As of June 19, 2022 Making Waves will be on Sundays and open to fat folks of all genders every week.