The St James, Springfield, Virginia
The aquatic area
The Pool House includes an indoor 52-meter Olympic-sized Myrtha training and competition pool. The pool is equipped with a removable headwall, 20 Track Start Blocks including the backstroke start system and a movable bulkhead, which divides the pool into different areas according to aquatic activity. Such as short-course training, competition swimming, water polo, synchronized swimming, and other aquatic sports.
With its 450,000 square feet, The St. James offers one of the most comprehensive collections of training and competition spaces anywhere in the United States.
In fact, the complex includes a Pool House for swimming and water polo matches and training, a Field House for Soccer, Lacrosse, Football and Rugby, a CourtHouse for Basketball, Volleyball, and Futsal, an Ice House for Hockey and Skating and a Hitting House for Baseball and Softball. Furthermore, at The St. James you also can find a Gymnastics Training Center and a High Performance Center, a Climbing & Bouldering Center, a Spa to rejuvenate—mind, body and spirit, an indoor waterpark and a Medstar Health Center with a wide range of primary care sports medicine and physical rehabilitation services.