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    Nov 10, 2013, 12:07 PM
    How can we decrease the depth of Olympic pool to be used for recreational activities?
    I am working as engineer in aerosport club, we have a olympic swimming pool, we need to reduce the depth for sometimes for recreational use. Is it possible and how?
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    Nov 10, 2013, 01:29 PM
    Reduce only sometimes? Sounds pretty difficult to me. Hydraulic cylinders and a false bottom?
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    Nov 11, 2013, 07:09 AM
    Why not just lower the water level?
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    Nov 11, 2013, 07:57 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by ebaines View Post
    Why not just lower the water level?
    That's too easy an answer! LOL. I was thinking about just the deep end.
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    Nov 11, 2013, 08:24 AM
    If lowering the water level isn't an option for some reason:
    Custom sunken trampoline with no gaps on edges, situated at one end of the pool only?
    (Do olympic pools have a deep end?)
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    Nov 11, 2013, 03:25 PM
    Diving pools do and some are built for multi purpose, you start in the shallow end.

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