The separate 25m diving pool is located at the south end of the pool hall, and features four platforms for diving off of in addition to smaller 1 and 3 metre springboard. From the platforms, you have an amazing view of the entire pool hall before the thrilling sensation of your dive.
This iconic view is what makes the London Aquatics Centre stand out and with Tom Daley, the UK’s Olympic bronze medalist of the London 2012 Olympic Games, based here; it shows the Diving Pool reputation is second to none. In short, this diving pool is the most advanced within the UK and is the first stop for all aspiring diving professionals and enthusiasts.
(Currently unavailable) During our dive for all sessions the one metre, three metre and five metre platforms and the one metre spring boards are open to the public. The seven and a half metre and ten metre platforms require direct supervision which can be attained through a diving lesson or a private diving instructor only.
The dive pool has a movable floor which can operate from 5 metres in depth to deck level which can cater for elite training or world class competition.
The platforms are accessed through a solid cement stair case, while the lighter spring boards opposite the cement platforms have each feature a ladder of just a few steps. Both the stair case and the platforms feature sturdy railings and high grip surfaces to ensure safety is put first.