BCN 2013 - Palau Sant Jordi - Swimming and Synchronised swimming Venue
Exactly 10 years after hosting the 10th FINA World Championships, Barcelona's iconic indoor sporting arena will stage the swimming and synchronised swimming competitions. A temporary 50m pool will be built for the Championships.
|Owner||Barcelona City Council|
|Manager||Barcelona Serveis Municipals, S.A.|
|Date Opened||21 September 1990, for the OG'92|
|Distances to|| - P. Municipal Montjuïc: 1 Km
- P. Bernat Picornell: 0.1 Km
- Port Vell: 2.6 Km
- MPC and IBC: 0,2 Km
- City centre: 2.5 Km
|Competitions to be held|| - Swimming (preliminaries, semifinals and finals)
- Synchronised Swimming (preliminaries and finals)
- Water Polo Men and Women (finals) - TBC
|Seating Capacity||12.000 spectators|
|Pool Dimensions||Indoor pool of 50 x 25 m; 3m deep|
|Warm-up facilities||Outdoor pool of 50 x 20 m, 2m deep|
How to get to Palau Sant Jordi?
|Public transportation|| - Bus: 55, 150 and 13
- Metro: Lines 1 and 3; stop at Plaza España station. Then take the escalator situated at Avenida María Cristina
|Private transportation|| Access from Tarragona Street, Gran Vía de les Corts Catalanes or Avenida Paralelo. Parking area next to the
Palau Sant Jordi.