Synchronized Swimming Venue

Cleveland State University, Robert F. Busbey Natatorium
2420 Chester Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

The Busbey Natatorium is a world-renowned competitive pool, with a history of hosting national and international competitions, including the NCAA Division I Swimming Championships, United States Masters Championships, and AAU and YMCA Championships. It has been the practice facility of the 1976, 1980 and 1984 United States Diving Teams.

The pool is 12 ½ to 16 feet deep. The dimensions of the pool are 50 meters by 25 yards (22.86 meters), with the synchro competition area of approximately 25 meters by 22 meters. The pool seats 1,500 spectators, and adjacent to the main pool is a warm-up pool.

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Cleveland State University’s Busbey Natatorium is located 1.5 miles (2.4km) east of Cleveland’s downtown Public Square. Using public transportation from downtown Cleveland, take the Health Line from Public Square (the Euclid Avenue and Ontario Street Station) to the Euclid Avenue and East 24th Street Station. The Busbey Natatorium is located north of Euclid Avenue in the CSU Recreation Center/Physical Education Complex.