Wakefield Aquatics Center

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1325 S. Dinwiddie Street
Arlington, VA. 22206
703-228-2395

Management team:
Floyd Cline and Luis Teran


This information is subject to change. Please check with the pool staff at the time of your visit for the most up to date information.

The facility contains two pools, a wet classroom and a large capacity spectator gallery. The main swimming pool is 25 yards by 8 lanes and with a depth of 4 feet to 7 feet in all lanes. This pool is equipped with Colorado Timing System and suited for swimming competition. This pool is kept at 81-83 degrees.

The second pool, a combination Diving and Instructional pool is 5 lanes wide and up to 25 meters in length. This pool is 3 feet on one end and 12 on the other and will have a movable wall to separate the shallow (instructional) end of the pool, from the diving well. The wall can be set in several locations to give us different configurations including a 25 yard course. This pool is kept at a 83-85 degrees. Staff is evaluating the needs of the various user groups and working toward developing a schedule of operations that can afford us the best service option to the community. The facility is fully accessible and also offers 4 family changing rooms.

The Aquatics Center is located within the School and can be accessed from the new main parking lot.