This world-class competition facility is ideal for hosting the Big Ten Conference and other major swim meets. With an Olympic sized 50-meter competition pool, an impressive 3,904 SF diving pool, and a 161 SF therapeutic swim-in-place pool, this state-of-the art aquatic center offers a superior environment for top-tier athletes. The new Soderholm Family Aquatic Center at the Nicholas Recreation Facility (or “The Nick”) replaces the Southeast Recreation Facility that served the University of Wisconsin since 1983. The Soderholm Family Aquatic Center opened in Fall of 2020 to swimmers and with comfortable spectator seating for up to 1,200.
Cost: $96 Million
SqFt: 170,000 SF