Aquatic Training

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SPIRE Institute is the premier location for elite swimmers, competitive teams, weekend warriors, and recreational swimmers. Our Aquatics Center enables more athletes to train in the best environment possible.

It features:

 

  • Ten lane, 50-meter stretch Olympic Size Myrtha Pool with two moveable bulkheads
  • Large 35 foot wide pool deck on all sides of the pool
  • One and three meter Springboard Diving Area
  • Multiple Olympic size Water Polo courses
  • Olympic-grade Colorado timing systems and Omega starting blocks
  • 36 foot by nine foot Full Color Colorado High Definition Videoboard
  • Full locker room facilities off all pool decks
  • Extensive permanent seating for over 1,000 spectators with great views, capable of increasing to over 2,200
  • Six lane, 25 yard Warm-up/Cool-down Myrtha Pool

 

 

"The preparation and training of our athletes are the basis for great performances in our top-events. Therefore, FINA is pleased to work with SPIRE Institute as one of our worldwide training partners. Its reputation, its technical staff and the level of its facilities are a guarantee for an optimal preparation for our Aquatic athletes."

-Dr. Julio C. Maglione

FINA President

Our Aquatics Team


Bringing the world of water to life!

Thad Schultz

SPIRE Swimming Director

Thad Schultz has previously coached at Ohio State University, Penn State University and Clemson University. 

Joshua Ptak

Aquatics Facility Director

Josh brings over 10 years of experience in aquatics managment, event coordination, and facility maintenance to the SPIRE Institute team.

Ben Corley

Associate Swim Coach

Ben brings a fun atmosphere along with over 15 years of swimming experience in both competitive swimming and coaching.