Facility Details

Christiansburg Aquatic Center

  • 64,000 square feet  
  • Total occupancy of over 2,600 people
  • Three pools, cardio fitness rooms, multi-purpose rooms, a warming kitchen,  locker rooms, wet class rooms, family changing rooms, and a sun deck 
Aquatic Center Front Sign

Main Level

  • Fitness Room (Cardio Zone) 
    • 1,200 square feet
    • Three treadmills, three elliptical treadmills, and three recumbent bikes
    • Brand new, state-of-the-art, TRUE equipment: All top-of-the-line
    • Four weight training machines by MAGNUM – cover all muscle groups
    • Two VASA swimming trainers (total gym for swimmers)
  • Multipurpose Rooms (Tidal Wave)
    • 2,030 square feet total
    • Can be divided into two rooms for different events and/or programs
    • Tide: 986 square feet
      • Total Occupancy: 202
    • Wave: 1,044 square feet
      • Total Occupancy: 207
      • Connects to a warming kitchen
9 Cardio Room

Pool Level (Leisure Side) 

  • Locker rooms 
    • Showers, restrooms, lockers, and benches
    • Family changing rooms (three total)
    • Toilet, sink, shower, and changing station
  • Leisure Pool (The Lagoon) 
    • Average temperature = 86 degrees
    • 88,000 gallons/3,600 square feet
    • Two-story, triple loop water slide (pumps 400 gallons / minute)
    • Zero-depth beach entry near water features
    • Five water dumping buckets and several spray features
    • Four 20 yard lap lanes (three - five feet deep)
  • Warm Water Therapy Pool (The Cove) 
    • Average temperature = 95.5 degrees
    • 25,000 gallons / 1,100 square feet
    • Zero depth entry (handicap accessible)
    • Depth ranges from three - four feet
    • Great for rehabilitation and those with arthritic joints
Leisure Pool Fun

Pool Level (Competition Side)

  • Wet Classroom (Champions)
    • 500 square feet
    • Used as hospitality rooms for meets and competitions
    • Also used for scuba classes and other deep water programs
  • Bleachers
    • Pool deck
      • Seats roughly 400 people
    • Main level
      • Overlooks competition pool
      • Seats over 1,000 people
  • Gallery / Boardwalk
    • Separates the leisure side from the competition side
    • Looks over both pools

Competition Pool (Competition Zone)

  • Average temperature = 80 degrees
  • Depth ranges from seven -17 feet
    • 50 meter (Olympic sized) lap lanes (eight total long ways)
  • Lanes are nine feet wide (makes for a faster pool)
  • 25 yards wide (21 lap lanes across)
    • Two six-foot wide moveable bulk heads
      • Can separate pool into three pools
      • Have diving, swim competition, and swim practice all at once
  • Two one-meter spring boards and two three-meter spring boards
  • Diving tower with five, seven and a half, and 10 meter diving platforms
    • 10 meter = 32.8 feet

Parking Lot

  • Six parking lots and one bus loop parking lot
  • 273 total spaces including eight handicap spaces
Swimmng Pool