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Counsilman Billingsley Aquatic Center

Recreational Lap Pool

Located at the SRSC, this state-of-the-art pool features water kept at a comfortable 82°F (27.8°C), a 23-lane 25-yard lap pool (also can be configured as an eight-lane 50-meter or eight-lane 25-yard competition course). CBAC also includes a more than 4200 square foot diving well pool kept at a very comfortable 87°F (30.56°C) featuring four 25 yard lap lanes and one and three-meter springboards as well as one and three-meter platforms for recreational diving use.


Royer Pool

Recreational Lap Pool

Located in the School of Public Health, this six-lane, 25-yard lap pool is maintained at a temperate 84°F (28.9°C) and a 1500 square foot diving pool is kept at a very comfortable 86°F (30°C) for recreational swimming or 1-meter diving.

Pool 194

Located in the School of Public Health, this six-lane, 25-yard lap pool is maintained at a temperate 84°F (28.9°C) and a 1500 square foot diving pool is kept at a very comfortable 86°F (30°C) for recreational swimming or 1-meter diving.




Frequently Asked Questions

What's the difference between a "lap" and a "length"?

A length is the distance from one wall to other in the pool. A lap is two lengths of the pool.


When the pool is set up 25 yards:

  • One length is 25 yards

  • Two lengths is one lap (50 yards)

When the pool is set up 50 meters

  • One length is 50 meters

  • Two lengths is one lap (100 meters)

How many laps are in mile?

  • 25 Yard Configuration: 66 Lengths/33 Laps is a mile

  • 50 Meter Configuration: 30 Lengths/15 Laps is a mile

How many calories do you burn while swimming? See chart below


Type of Swimming at Various Body Weights Per Hour

130 lbs

155 lbs

190 lbs

Laps, freestyle, fast/vigorous effort

590

704

863

Laps, freestyle, light/moderate effort

472

563

690

Backstroke, general

472

563

690

Breaststroke, general

590

704

863

Butterfly, general

649

774

949

Leisurely, general

354

422

518

Sidestroke, general

472

563

690

Treading water, fast/vigorous

590

704

863

Treading water, moderate effort

236

281

345

Treading water, moderate effort

236

281

345