Chennai gets Spanish style sky pool – Times of India

Chennai News

CHENNAI: ACES (Academy of Excellence In Swimming) has opened a Spanish-style 5-lane 25 metre sky pool with FINA specifications in Chennai.
Established by Laavanya and Ishwar Prasad, parents of two national medallist swimmers, ACES is ideal for children who want to train to a professional level, as well as for both adults and children who want to learn how to swim non-competitively.
Along with the state-of-the-art pool, the academy also has a fully equipped gymnasium and innovations such as underwater stroke video analysis technology.
In addition to regular classes for swimmers of all skills and age groups, the academy offers special courses and events such as customised one-one-one training; cross-sport fitness swimming; race clinics by renowned swimmers; hydrotherapy for special children; and summer camps and visits by nutritionists, physio therapists and mental conditioning experts.
ACES is located in Akkarai, ECR, and operates on annual, half-yearly, quarterly and pay-per-use models. The academy has started classes with its first batch of 30 state and national level elite swimmers and invites registrations.