Training Sites – Program Information
Currently, the Windy City Diving Team has 2 different training sites.
Windy City Diving Team has a program that is currently being offered through the Palatine Park District and the other program is offered at the University of Illinois at Chicago Aquatics Center.
Windy City Diving is currently holding practices at different locations in the Chicago area.
This is an indoor pool with 2 – 1 meter springboards and 2 – 3 meter springboards. We also have use of the UIC Dry-land training room which has a trampoline and dry board. This is where the Competitive – Regional and National Team Members train year round.
Palatine High School
This is an indoor facility with 2 – 1 meter springboards. This is where the Competitve-Regional and National Team can train during the school year.
Fremd High School
This is an indoor facility with 2 -1 meter springboards. The is where the Competitive- Local Team trains during the school year.
Outdoor Pools in Palatine
Birchwood Pool in Palatine
This is an outdoor facility with a 1 meter and 3 meter springboard on cement stands. This site is where we have our Learn to Dive Lessons in the mornings and afternoons.
Eagle Pool in Palatine
This outdoor facility was rebuilt in 2012. It has 2- 1 meter model “b” boards and 1 – 3 meter model “b” board on cement stands in a separate diving area of the pool.
The Gold competitive team trains at this site in the summer in the mornings and the Blue Team trains here in the afternoons.