The Swimming Stadium


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The Swimming Stadium is situated in the North Olympic Centre in the immediate vicinity of the covered swimming pool. It was planned by architect Annibale Vitellozzi and Prof. Enrico del Debbio. Works were directed by Prof. Cherubino Malpeli. The complex is divided into two separate zones; the first including the competition pool and respective services with seating tiers for the public whilst the second contains venues for swimming instruction and a pool for children and non-swimmers.
  • Olympic pool:— 25 × 50 metres with depth ranging from 1.80 to 2 m.
  • Diving pool:— 18 × 20 metres with depth from 4.50 to 5 metres. There are four springboards, two 3-metre and two 1-metre; diving platforms of 1, 3, 5, 7.50 and 10 metres. The 10-metre platform can be reached by a lift.
  • Swimming school pools:— one measuring 25 × 12.50 metres, depth ranging from 1.20 to 1.40 metres, another of 4 × 12.50 metres with depth from 0.90 to 1 metre and a third of 20 × 10 metres with depth of 1.20 metres.
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