La Piscina

Whenever you go away on a warm weather training camp, you want a reliable, well managed, state of the art, outdoor 50m pool. Whether you are a local swimming club heading abroad on your first swimming training camp, or a national team on a holding camp for a major championships, the water is your priority.

The Pool

The 50m Pool at the BEST Centre

The outdoor 50m pool is the centre piece of the BEST Centre. The pool is 50m x 25m x 2m and is a free-standing pool from Astral, who supply the competition pools for the FINA world championships. We also have a gym and plenty of space for land work.

Key Features of the Pool

  • The pool at the BEST centre is a state of the art free-standing sky pool from Astral
  • The outdoor 10 lane 50m pool is heated year round to a constant 27 degrees
  • The pool can be set up for long course (50m) or short course (25m)
  • The pool has a contstant depth of 2m
  • There are two filming windows for views down the length and from the side
  • There is also a viewing platform on the roof of the main building
  • We will also have underwater cameras
  • All the cameras will have viewing monitors on the pooldeck for instant feedback
  • The pool will be equiped with a swim stack and Drag 'n' fly machines
  • We have plenty of kick boards and pull buoys on site, as well as a limited number of paddles, stretch cords and other toys we think are important
  • The BEST Centre will have a swim specific gym and extensive area for land work
  • A meeting room is available for private use
  • Coffee station
  • Free WI-FI
  • Computer terminals
  • Lounge area