Piranhas Swim Club
Swimming Pool Locations
Below are the pools that Piranhas Swim Club utilizes. Additionally, both Richfield Middle School pool and Phillips Aquatic Center off great swim lesson programs (links below).
Richfield Middle School
The Richfield Middle School Pool is located one block north of Best Buy Headquarters in Richfield. The school address is 7461 Oliver Avenue South, Richfield, MN 55423. The pool is on the east side of the building.
The Richfield Middle School pool was built in 1967 and refurbished in 2007. It was fashioned to meet or exceed Minnesota State standards so that it could host major swimming and diving events. Nearly one acre in size, the Richfield Pool houses a 25 yard competition pool, eight lanes wide. The separate diving well features a pair of one meter boards.
In addition to the 750 permanent seats, there is room for temporary bleachers. The extra deck space allows for dry-land training; giving the Piranhas the best all around training.
The Richfield Pool is home to the Richfield Spartans and has been the site for some of the top swimming and diving events in the state: Minnesota High School State Championships, club championships meets, and diving championships.
Additionally, Richfield Middle School is home to great swim lesson programs offered year round through Richfield Community Education.
Richfield Municipal Pool
The Richfield Municipal Pool is a 10-lane, 50-meter outdoor pool located at the northeast corner of 66th Street and Portland Avenue South in Richfield. The pool address is 630 East 66th Street, Richfield, MN 55423. The pool is a city of Richfield recreation facility.
The Richfield Municipal Pool gives Piranhas Swim Club swimmers a chance to experience long course, outdoor practices. It also serves as the venue for an annual meet hosted by the Piranhas Swim Club in early June. For this meet the middle 8 lanes serve as the competition lanes.
Phillips Aquatic Center (PAC)
The Phillips Aquatic Center is located at 2323 11th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404. Athletes enter through the main entrance easily located and accessible from the parking lot. Phillips Aquatic Center is newly renovated 6-lane, 25-yard pool that re-openned in 2017. Since 2017 Piranhas Swim Club has been renting PAC on a regular basis and look forward to building a positive relationship with the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board.
PAC also serves as the home pool for Minneapolis - Washburn, South, and Roosevelt High Schools. Phillips Aquatic Center through MPRB also offers great swim lesson programs!
Olson Middle School Pool - Bloomington
The Olson Middle School pool address is 4551 West 102nd Street, Bloomington, MN 55437. The pool is located at the back of the building. The pool is a 25 yard competition pool, eight lanes wide.
In exceptional situations, when the Richfield Middle School or Phillips Aquatic Center pool is not available, Piranhas Swim Club will practice at Olson Middle School pool. These situations occur during the school year due to High School athletics using the RMS pool for competition.