Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Pharmacy

Swimming Pool

Mark Andrew Spitz Swimming Pool was constructed at our college with International standard was the big dream of our Founder Chairman “Kalvivallal” Thiru T. Kalasalingam and the dream of our Founder Chairman is now fulfilled by constructing the Swimming Pool which is built under the magnificent and mighty hills of Western Ghat.
The Swimming Pool is constructed with the technical advice from Mr. V. VALVEEMARAJA, Formerly Manager, Stadium Officer, Aquatic Complex Velacherry, Chennai.

Details of the Swimming Pool is as follows:

Total area  of the Mark Andrew Spitz Swimming Pool

5667 sq.m.

Built up area

1320 sq.m.

Size of the Mark Andrew Spitz Swimming Pool

50 m x 25 m

No. of Lanes

08 Lanes


5 Feet

Life Guards
Life Guards, who are well versed in swimming and are having swimming certificates were appointed. They are keeping close eye on the swimmers and the pool to ensure the safety of the swimmers.

They are well versed in basic medical training and are qualified for Emergency Medical Rescue Training from Rashtriya Life Saving Society of India.

Upkeep and Maintenance of Swimming Pool

Swimming Pool is always maintained with Clean and hygienic sourrounding, following the words of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of our Nation.

Before filling up the swimming pool, the water goes through various processes of filtration at the filtration plant. The pool water is chlorinated on every Monday. The water is tested every day for pH level and chlorine level present as per the safety standards.

Every Monday, the swimming pool is closed and all the cleaning works are taken place.

Flood lights are installed for lighting purpose at night times.


Ladies Students and Staffs

6:15 am – 7:15 am

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Gents Students and Staffs

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

*Monday Holiday”

Infrastructure available in the Swimming Pool

  1. First Aid Medical Room.
  2. Filtration Plant.
  3. Separate Rest Room and Shower Room  for Men and Women.
  4. Conference Hall.
  5. Chlorination.
  6. Viewing point for Visitors and Guests at the First Floor of the Building.
  7. Medical Room for Emergency purpose which is having basic medical equipment and special equipment like Oxygen Tank.

Rules and Regulations

 No one will be allowed in the swimming area unless the pool is officially open and a life guard is on duty.

  1. The right of admission is reserved.
  2. Not liable for any claims what so ever, for every, for any kind of accident, injury and loss of life by users.
  3. Right of termination of membership for misconduct default or any other reason is reserved.
  4. Members should wear proper not transparent swimming costumes and caps.
  5. Trainers from outside will not be permitted for giving training to swim.
  6. Membership is strictly non transferable.
  7. Member should bring membership card daily.
  8. The members are requested to register their names before using the pool.
  9. Loss of membership card should be reported immediately.
  10. Diving in pool is not permitted.
  11. Persons with skin diseases and heart attack will be permitted only after getting medical certificate from the medical officer.
  12. Stuffs are not permitted in the premises.
  13. Cell phones, costly ornaments, camera and cash will not be permitted if the loss occurs the University is not responsible for the loss.
  14. Smoking/drinking is strictly prohibited.
  15. Members should have a shower and foot bath before entering into the pool.
  16. Horse play not allowed in the pool
  17. Swimming pool should be used in hygienic manner.



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