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Rio 2016 temporary pools are moving in new location!

RIO 2016 OLYMPICS’ POOLS: ready now for permanent installation!   Temporary pools home to amazing races and warm ups during the Olympics are currently moving to their new – permanent –  destinations in different area of Brazil. The news concerning the deterioration of Olympics’ sports facilities after the Games, including the swimming pools completed for the event, was [...]

Royal Princess Anne opened Mount Kelly College Pool!

Anne, Princess Royal, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh daughter, officially opened the Mount Kelly College pool this January. Founded in 1877 in the city of Tavistock, between Devon and Cornwall, the school features now a 50m pool signed by Myrtha permanently reinstalled in the school as a London Olympic Games 2012 legacy. HRH [...]

Myrtha Pools completed its first 50m pool in Switzerland!

We are in Uster, Switzerland, in the third city of Zurich canton, where Myrtha Pools designed an extraordinary 50m pool at Hallenbad Buchholz Sports Center. After 30 years of disuse, the architecture study K&L Architekten AG completed the ambitious refurbishment project re-designing the area to fit better with community needs and requirements. The  Hallenbad Buchholz crown jewel [...]

Myrtha Pools and Pujol Arquitectura present Pools for All: a FINA project for the development of sustainable Aquatic Centers!

Myrtha Pools presents Pools for All: this cutting-edge project is the result of the combined efforts of Myrtha Pools and Pujol Arquitectura under FINA (Fédération Internationale de NAtation) endorsement, to develop truly sustainable aquatic centers world-wide. In the last few years, FINA has increased its commitment, giving a huge contribution to the improvement of aquatic facilities, [...]

13th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) 2016: a great success!

13th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) 2016 scheduled in Windsor, Canada, from December the 6 th till the 11th, have just ended. This year the event hit the scenes at the WFCU Centre (Windsor Family Credit Union Centre) a multi-purpose entertainment complex offering top class sports events, concerts and family shows. Athletes strived to win a title [...]

World Swimming Championships in Windsor: a thrilling beginning!

13th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) kicked-off yesterday, December 6, 2016 and since the very first competitions breathless emotions hit the scenes with Federica Pellegrini back on top in the 200m freestyle. With an impressive time of 1'51 "73 her speed beat the favorite’s Katinka Hosszu and of course the speed of installation of the temporary [...]

Myrtha Pools for the 2016 FINA World Swimming Championships (25m)

Windsor, Canada, December 6-11, 2016: the world’s best swimmers will compete for 46 gold medals during the 13th edition of the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m)! This international event will take place in a 25x26m temporary competition pool installed by Myrtha Pools on the WFCU Arena's hockey rink. The event will be preceded by the 4th FINA World Aquatics [...]

Myrtha Pools sail the seas on world's biggest ship!

Harmony of the Seas is the 2016 world's biggest cruise ship. It is 361 m long and 18-floor high and it is the new giant of seas. An extraordinary cruise ship signed Royal Caribbean, offering exclusive and original attractions where guests can enjoy, chill and have fun. The real enchanting feature for a true adrenaline experience [...]

Myrtha Pools at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games!

Even if Olympics ended few weeks ago, the spirit of the Games is still hot: the fifteenth edition of the long-awaited Paralympic Games have just started in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday, 7 to Sunday, September 18, 2016. To open the XV Paralympic Summer, the first in history in South American, it was a stunning opening [...]