The Aquatic Centre of the Coque is an ideal place for training given by sports federations and schools, and it also enables guests to spend a pleasant moment with family or friends as well as keep in shape.
The Aquatic Centre of the Coque has a 50-metre Olympic competition pool, a diving tower (1m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m, 10m), an initiation pool, a paddling pool, a gym and a relaxation area.
Outside school holidays, the Olympic pool’s layout can be changed depending on the time slots. Thus, it is set up in the 50m configuration:
- Monday from 12:00 pm to 02:00 pm and from 04:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
- Tuesday to Friday from 07:00 am to 08:00 am, from 12:00 pm to 02:00 pm and from 04:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
The pool is set up in the 25m configuration at the following times:
- Monday from 02:00 pm to 04:00 pm.
- Tuesday to Friday from 08:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 02:00 pm to 04:00 pm.
During school holidays, the Olympic pool is always set up in the 50m configuration.
In addition to these pools open to the public, the Aquatic Centre also includes a health and sports pool reserved for water classes, a 50m training pool reserved for sports federations and schools and a diving well accessible only via the diving club and when accompanied by an instructor holding the appropriate diploma.
During national and international swimming or diving competitions, spectators have access to 650 seats on the bleachers overlooking the pools.
Terms and Conditions of Access
Please note that the use of a swim cap is mandatory in the Aquatic Centre. Swim caps are available for purchase at the Coque reception desk or the Aquatic Centre’s cash desk.
Please note that minors under the age of 10 are not allowed in the pools unless accompanied by an adult or guardian.
Holders of a Coque Kaart can access the pools one hour before the official opening hours, from Tuesday to Friday (and two hours before during the weekend).
Olympic competition pool (27°)
Olympic training pool (26.5 °C)
Sports & Health pool (32°C)
Initiation pool with increasing depth (28°C)
Paddling pool with games for toddlers (32°C)
Diving pool (26°C - 15m)
Diving tower 1m, 3m, 5m, 7.5m, 10m