Lap Pools

Whether you have a narrow property, or you love to make swimming part of your exercise routine, lap pools could be the ideal addition to your home. Our lap pool builders can custom design your dream pool to even the tightest of spaces – indoor or out – to make your dream a reality.

Why Lap Pools

Studies have shown that swimming laps is an excellent wat to improve your mood and decrease anxiety. If you’re looking for a new way to exercise and want to create a happier and healthier you – from the inside out – then lap swimming pools could be the perfect way to get started.

 

With over 25 years’ experience, we can custom design your pool to your exact specifications. They are designed to be long and skinny, like taking a single lane from your local swimming pool - they are typically between 7m and 25 long, and between 1.8 and 2.5m wide. However, by working with the leading custom pool builders in Melbourne, your pool can be as long or wide as you desire – and as your property permits.

Lap swimming pools can be completely designed to your specifications, and there are a number of added features you can choose to include as well. Shallow benches, steps and ladders can be incorporated, as lap pools are ideal for long term rehabilitation. You may choose to have a consistent depth across the length of the pool, or you may prefer a depth of 1.2m or 1.3m metres at either end, with a dip to 1.6m to 1.8m. We can even design the pool to be wide enough for two – perfect if you’re hoping to swim laps with a friend.

FAQs

What depth do you recommend?

While your pool can be as deep or as shallow as you like, lap pools in Melbourne are generally shallower at the end and deep in the middle. This means you can comfortably rest between laps without worrying about scraping the bottom as you swim.

Who benefits most from swimming laps?

Whilst anyone who is looking to get fit and stay healthy will benefit can benefit from swimming, the low intensity of water-based exercise is ideal for rehabilitation or for older individuals.

Does my pool need to be outdoors?

As custom pool builders, we build your new pool to your exact specifications, and that includes its location. Essentially, we are only limited by your property.