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Rose Bowl Aquatics Center

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360 N Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103-3201
+1 626-564-0330
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Wonderful Aquatics Center

Great for all ages and all skill levels. Beautiful Pools, Great Classes and Instructors and how... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2017
Sierra Madre, California
One more reason to fall deeply in love with Pasadena

2 open-air olympic size swimming pools (25x50 meters) 75-80 F temperature all year long CLEAN and... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
Pasadena, California
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  • Average6%
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“locker room” (3 reviews)
“great classes” (2 reviews)
“olympic size” (2 reviews)
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360 N Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91103-3201
+1 626-564-0330
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

Great for all ages and all skill levels. Beautiful Pools, Great Classes and Instructors and how they manage the Swim School. Very accommodating and Separated Physical Therapy Pools. Incredible Competitive Diving Platforms.

Thank PAC626
Reviewed August 31, 2017

2 open-air olympic size swimming pools (25x50 meters) 75-80 F temperature all year long CLEAN and CLEAR water Outdoor and indoor weight room (incl. static bikes, weight machine, and treadmill) Aqua Aerobic classes CLEAN locker and shower room PATIENT and EXCELLENT staff & lifeguards Ample...More

Thank TecaCali
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Here is my all time favorite aerobic workout: ride my bicycle 5 miles (I live in Pasadena) to the Aquatics center, shower, swim 10 laps in the Olympic pool (1000 meters), shower, ride home wet (like in a triathlon). I arrive home dry (unless it's...More

Thank allanabbott
Reviewed July 23, 2017

I need to swim as often as I can. If a few days go by and I haven't done my laps, I feel it. When traveling, I will check out to see if there are short or long course public pools. In Pasadena, I took...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Facility has a lot of available activities. We went for diving. Boards were okay. Parking was greatly available, which was nice.

Thank budgetworthy
Reviewed June 3, 2017

This is far and away the best outdoor swimming facility in the Los Angeles area. Clean, great classes, great staff and wonderful café.

Thank 510kerryg
Reviewed February 15, 2017

A wonderful olympic sized swimming pool open to the public is located adjacent to the Rose Bowl stadium. Very clean with modern facilities, used as a training facility for professionals and offers swim and diving lessons. Also has swimming lanes and high diving board platforms.

Thank dmasu2005
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Always great instructors, both for swimming and diving classes. Parking sometimes crowded when there's events at the Rise Bowl, so arrive timely.

Thank David S
Reviewed January 26, 2016

This was the site of the 1984 Olympic swimming events. They have two Olympic pools with several dive platforms. It is often full of swimmers of all ages, but 7 AM is the best time to get a lane to yourself.

1  Thank Tristan20AAA
Reviewed August 26, 2015

Easy access and warm geezer exercise pool make this aquatics center a must for this old gal! The locker room tends to stay very wet and somewhat slippery, with lots of screaming adolescent girls. A squeegee attendant during busy end-of-session hours would provide a safer...More

Thank Nancy O
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