By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Fourth of July weekend marked the opening of Pittsburgh’s Citiparks pools and it was the home of a pretty heartwarming moment.

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At the Highland Park Pool, families came together to cheer on a young child as he took his very first deep-water test.

As you can see, the boy swam with a crowd of people cheering for him and encouraging him.

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Eight city pools are now open in the area.