Pre-games Training Camps

Parque Aquático Municipal de Volta Redonda

Southeast region / Rio de Janeiro / Volta Redonda

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The Parque Aquático Municipal de Volta Redonda is located in the city of Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro state (Southeast Region of Brazil), and provides infrastructure for Swimming training. Structural reformation scheduled for 2012 and 2013 will provide exclusive areas for strength and conditioning, multimedia rooms and improvements for full disabled access.

Currently, the venue provides a first aid room, a café, a rest and relaxation area for athletes and controlled access and security personnel on site.

Volta Redonda is the hometown of Swimming athlete Thiago Pereira, who used the venue to train at the start of his career.

About the city:

Volta Redonda is located in the state of Rio de Janeiro, in the Vale do Paraíba, the region that borders the state of São Paulo. Located 127km from the city of Rio de Janeiro, Volta Redonda has a population of 257,996 (IBGE index) and sits at an average altitude of 390m above sea level.

 

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SPORTS OFFERED AT THE CAMP AND SPORT VENUE SPECIFICATIONS

Olympic sports

Aquatics: Swimming

Pool
Pool length: 50m
Pool width: 25m
Pool depth max: 1.8m
Pool depth min: 1.8m

Distance Chart

Distances

Nearest airport Aeroporto Internacional Antonio Carlos Jobim (Galeão) – Rio de Janeiro/RJ
Distance to nearest airport (km) 125
Nearest port Porto do Rio de Janeiro
Distance to nearest port (km) 131
Distance to nearest major hospital (km) 5