Upper Dublin High School Natatorium - Parking & Drop-Off
The Upper Dublin High School Athletic Complex (A-Plex) is located off of SPARK Drive (the connector road between Loch Alsh Ave and Susquehanna Roads) paralleling Rte 309. The main entrance to the new building is very close to where the old pool parking lot was located
The loop drive used to access the athletic complex entrance (the only public entrance) is ONE WAY in from SPARK Drive. The section of the loop drive along the front of the building is NO PARKING - it is for drop-off, pick-up only. Please DO NOT LEAVE cars unattended. If you must park and enter the building to pick up passengers, please do so from a designated parking space or area.
Please carpool when possible. The Main Lot adjacent to the A-Plex entrance is now open in addition to the pool lot (at SPARKS & Loch Alsh Ave). Parking can also be found across SPARK Drive (gravel lot and 72-car paved lot), along Loch Alsh Ave. (after school hours only) and at Field of Dreams (Loch Alsh Ave. & Fort Washington Ave.). Please follow posted signs for one-side parking along SPARK Drive, the loop driveway and the road leading to Cardinal Stadium. Please be careful crossing any driveway or street.
Parking at the Township Building (main lot or library lot) is NOT PERMITTED during business hours, during meetings or during Township or Library events.
To access the pool: Use the main entrance to the building, which is the only public entrance. Swimmers can access locker rooms from the center hallway straight ahead off the lobby. Parents and other spectators are not permitted on the pool deck but are directed to the balcony spectator seating area which is accessible from the main lobby to the left of the locked double doors used as an exit from the pool.
Public Restrooms can be found down the right hallway off the main lobby. Public restrooms also available on the second floor. An elevator is available in the hallway behind the main gym to access the second floor.
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UPPER DUBLIN HIGH SCHOOL NATATORIUM - FACILITY NOTES
The Upper Dublin High School Athletic Complex, the first phase of Upper Dublin's new high school, opened in December 2009. The natatorium was designed by Wallover Architects (pool) and Gilbert Architects (school) and features a state-of-the-art 40-yard long by 25-yard wide stretch pool with non-turbulent Competitive lane lines, a Colorado Timing System with 10-lane LED display. The moveable Stark bulkhead can be configured to allow concurrent swimming & diving activities.
For swimming competition, the pool can be configured for 10-lanes with five 25-yard lanes available for warm-up/warm-down or simultaneous diving. The diving tank depth is 13 feet and outfitted with two one-meter and one three-meter Duraflex Maxiflex Model "B" diving boards (16 foot) with Durafirm stands (2010 models).
Balcony seating for approximately 400 spectators with elevator access. Food concession available in lobby (no food in the balcony). Parking in lots surrounding Upper Dublin High School Athletic Complex and Upper Dublin Township Building.