The first international class swimming and diving hall in the west of Guangdong province is to be completed in Zhanjiang, which will be used as venue for the 14th Guangdong Provincial Games in 2015.
The swimming and diving hall, with 2,000 seats, is designed to be a top-level venue that could hold world-class sports events. It has an Olympic-standard 50-meter-long swimming pool, as well as diving boards at various heights.
The first international class swimming and diving hall in the west of Guangdong province is to be completed in Zhanjiang.
The swimming pool is facilitated with filtering and disinfecting devices and thermostats, keeping water temperature at about 28℃.
The swimming and diving hall is part of the Zhanjiang Olympic Sports Center, which will be the venue for the opening and closing ceremony, as well as many events of the 14th Guangdong Provincial Games.
Swimming and diving has long been popular among local people living in Zhanjiang, a coastal city. It established the diving school in April, 2013.