C.V. STARR COMMUNITY CENTER
Fort Bragg, California
The 61,000 sf Community and Aquatic Center facility for the Mendocino Coast Recreation and Park District was designed to be constructed in three phases. Phases I and II were completed in August of 2009 and include a natatorium with 8-lane, 25-yard competition pool; recreational/leisure pool; water slide and splash-down pool; men's and women's locker rooms; family changing rooms; aerobics studio; weight training/exercise room; lounge; multi-purpose rooms; and administrative offices. The future Phase III will include a gymnasium; meeting/classrooms; catering kitchen; and an arts and crafts room with additional administrative offices.
The Aquatic Center natatorium features include a zero-depth entry that leads into a shallow pool with interactive water features; three lanes for lap swimming, water games, lessons and other recreational activities; a 175' long lazy river with tumble bucket water features, and a 150'-long water slide and splash pool. The Aquatic Center also features a 25 yard, 25 meter competition pool for lap swimming and competition.