Mersin Olympic Swimming Pool

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Mersin Olympic Swimming Pool
Mersin Olympic Swimming Pool, Turkey.jpg
Location 2869 sok.
İsmet İnönü Boulevard
Yenişehir, Mersin
Coordinates 36°48′40″N 34°34′40″E / 36.81111°N 34.57778°E / 36.81111; 34.57778Coordinates: 36°48′40″N 34°34′40″E / 36.81111°N 34.57778°E / 36.81111; 34.57778
Owner Ministry of Youth and Sports (Turkey)
Capacity 1000
Opened 2013

Mersin Olympic Swimming Pool is a complex of swinming pools in Mersin, Turkey

Geography[edit]

The complex is at 36°48′40″N 34°34′40″E / 36.81111°N 34.57778°E / 36.81111; 34.57778. It is on 2869 street about 200 metres (660 ft) east of İsmet İnönü Boulevard and about 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) west of Müftü River. Both Macit Özcan Sports Complex and Nevin Yanıt Athletics Complex are situated within 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) distance to the pool complex.

Description[edit]

The complex has been built on a 12,500 square metres (135,000 sq ft) ground area.[1] There are three pools in the complex; an Olympic-size swimming pool with a spectator capacity of 1000 and two smaller pools for practice.[2]

In 2013 Mediterranean Games[edit]

At 2013 Mediterranean Games, the pool hosted swimming, and paralympics swimming events between 21 and 25 June 2013[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oda TV news (Turkish)
  2. ^ Mersin pool page (Turkish)
  3. ^ Mediterranean Games official page

External links[edit]