University of Limerick Sports Arena

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Facility Overview

Facility Name
University of Limerick Sports Arena
Plassey Park Road, University of Limerick, Castletroy
Limerick, County Limerick V94 XT66
(061) 213 555

Adult Admission Price & Policy

€7.50, SC(60) €5.00. [September, 2018]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 10 lanes x 25m, ? lanes, 1.5m - 2m depth, indoors, 82º - 84°F (28º - 29°C)


County Limerick
52.673772, -8.565087

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

This was Ireland's first and Olympic standard swimming pool. It is one of the few 50m pools we've seen in Europe that's striped cross-wise, but we couldn't get a good count of the number of lanes.

Facility Reviews

Highly recommended for experienced swimmers.
Superb Olympic-standard pool, with full 50m length normally available. Swim caps are compulsory, but cloth "disposables" with the venue logo are available from reception at €2 each (nice souvenir). Changing cubicles are small and cramped, but clean and well-lit. Provision of showers rather limited, although venue apparently not heavily used, so not a major issue. Plenty of friendly staff in attendance.