Upcoming Aquatic Center closures for swim meets

It’s going to be a busy month at the Aquatic Center! The facility will host three large swim meets in the coming weeks.

On July 14-16, the Christiansburg Aquatic Center will welcome the Summer Awards Swim Championship to the facility. This is a USA Swimming meet featuring the top age group swimmers in the region. Admission to the meet is charged.

The competition pool will close be closed Friday, July 14 and will remain closed until the morning of Monday, July 17. The leisure and therapy pools will also be closed during this time.

The Virginia Swimming Age Group Championship will be held at the Aquatic Center from July 20-23. This is a USA Swimming meet featuring the top age group swimmers in Virginia. The meet begins in the afternoon on July 20.

The competition pool will close at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 20 and will remain closed until the morning of Monday, July 24. The leisure and therapy pools will close at noon on Thursday, July 20 and remain closed until the morning of Monday, July 24.

The Aquatic Center will host the Roanoke Valley Aquatic Association City/County Championship from July 28-29. The meet will feature swimmers of all ages.

The competition pool will close Friday, July 28 and will reopen at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 30. The leisure and therapy pools will also be closed during this time.

Because of the large number of participants at these swim meets, there will be overflow parking at Christiansburg High School (close to the football field) with a free shuttle to the Aquatic Center.

Six-month or annual Aquatic Center members may ask the front desk about adding these days to their memberships to make up for the closures.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please call the Christiansburg Aquatic Center at 540-381-7665 or visit www.christiansburg.org/aquatics.