George F. Haines International Swim Center

Santa Clara, CA, UNITED STATES

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
George F. Haines International Swim Center
Address
2625 Patricia Drive
Santa Clara, CA 95051
UNITED STATES
Telephone
(408) 243-7727

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Drop-in/Casual
Adult lap swim, weekdays, noon - 1:30 PM: $5.00.
SC(50) senior swim for residents only, 11 - 11:45 AM: Free.
[March, 2017]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 9 lanes x 25y, 22 lanes, 5f - 8f depth , outdoors , heated , 80°F (27°C)
Pool 2
25y x 42f, 6 lane training pool, 4f - 4½f depth , outdoors , heated , water temperature not reported
Pool 3
25y x 60f, unstriped, 17f depth diving pool , outdoors , heated , water temperature not reported
Diving
Two 1m and two 3m boards; platform tower (heights not specified).

Location

Location
The facility is behind the Central Library on Homestead Road.
County/Region
Santa Clara County
GPS
37.342282, -121.973543

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Water Polo
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Diving
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Synchro Swim
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Facility Notes

Information about this and the Santa Clara seasonal, municipal pools can be found HERE.

Facility Reviews

A big pool, very clean and well-guarded; two instruction pools are also available. There are big dressing room and showers, but no lockers.
Even though there are no lockers, I have never had anything stolen in over 20 years. Many people bring their bag to poolside presumably to reduce risk of theft. There's lots of camaraderie among regular swimmers.
[May, 2014]
The noon to 1:30 lap swim is a real scene, packed with swimmers of all levels. It's usually circle swimming and intervals for high level, high energy, Silicon Valley-type swimmers. There's lots of funny conversation in the locker room among pool pals.
[June, 2015]