Now open - the fantastic Aquatics Centre at Aberdeen Sports Village.
Thanks to the main partners, Aberdeen City Council, sportscotland and the University of Aberdeen, and generous donors such as Saltire Energy and FirstGroup, students and members of the public are now able to benefit from one of the best sporting facilities in the country.
What the Aquatics Centre provides?
- A multi-purpose, world-class facility
- Some of the highest tech facilities in the UK with the capacity to support elite athletes
- An extensive programme of community activities
- An Olympic size pool and a separate diving area
- Full accessibility for those with disabilities
- 50m, 10 lane training and competition pool
- Dividing boom allowing the pool to be split into two separate areas
- 25m x 16.5m diving Pool with springboards and diving platforms utilising the latest technology in cushioning systems
- Floating Floor technology in whole of diving pool and a quarter of 50m pool
- Competitor seating and spectator seating for 600
- Complete timing, video analysis lab
- Land conditioning area
- Health suite
- Bridge connection to Aberdeen Sports Village
View interactive 360 degree imagesof the Aquatics Centre
Donations from Saltire Energy, FirstGroup and a number of generous individuals enabled the University of Aberdeen Development Trust to contribute approaching £2million to this fantastic facility.
To read more and to find out pool timetables etc, click here.