25m deck level pool, 8 lanes, anti-wave lane ropes, electronic timing. The pool depth will be 1.9m.
An area will be assigned on poolside for each of the competing teams. A sign will be located on poolside to indicate this assigned position.
Entry to poolside and to the spectator area will be open twenty minutes before the advertised warm up time (ie. from 6.40 pm if warm up 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm start)
Teams Travelling by Coach
There is access for coaches and 5 designated coach parking spaces.
There are 472 parking spaces at Pavilions. Parking is free.
No backstroke ledges will be in use.
AOE will be used during this event.
Changing rooms are located from the main reception area (beyond the café and opposite Hawth Gymnastics). Absolutely no outdoor shoes are permitted on poolside. Overshoes are available at the entrance to the Changing Village and should be used before proceeding through the changing facilities and onto poolside.
Changing rooms should be used as a temporary changing facility and swimmers must not leave bags and clothes in any changing room.
Please note that only authorised volunteers, officials, team managers, coaches and swimmers will be permitted entry into the changing rooms or onto poolside.
Personal possessions and articles should not be left unattended.
Please place all kit bags in lockers, £1 refundable.
From main reception take the stairs (or lift) to first floor, spectator gallery is on your right as you come up the stairs.
Payment for entry to the gala will be taken at the entrance to the spectator gallery.
Seating is provided and please keep walkways clear.
K2 have a café which is currently open until 6pm on Saturdays. However, there are also vending machines.
In case of a fire
In case of fire or the need to evacuate the building, there will be a loud audible signal. Swimmers, coaches, officials and anyone else poolside should go to the fire exits at the each end of the pool and await instructions from the center personnel. Spectators should make their way to the nearest exit bearing in mind that this may be behind you, following all instructions from the center personnel.
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