Huesca opens the swimming pool season with a limited capacity of only 200 bathers

The Huesca City Council opens this Tuesday, June 1, the summer pool season with gauges very limited of 30% due to the health situation as it is still at alert level 3. The sports complex Saint George will be the first to open its doors this Tuesday, Meanwhile he day 15 the facilities of Nightingales and of the José María Escriche Municipal Sports City.

For now Saint George will have a maximum of 200 bathers at a time (it has a maximum capacity of 694), while in the Sport City they will be able to enter 400 (from 1,285) and in Nightingales solo 100 (out of 332). “All this can change at any time and we will accommodate these restrictions to what the Government of Aragon marks us. We hope that the health evolution improves and in the next few days we can increase these capacities because they are a bit scarce for the actual demand that the city has, “remarked the Councilor for Sports, Jose Maria Romance, who has made a visit to San Jorge accompanied by the technicians of the Board of Trustees to verify that everything is ready for the opening of this Tuesday.

This season stays the same schedule last year, that is, they will open 11.00 a 15.00 and of 16.00 a 20.30 as from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. these facilities will be closed every day to carry out an exhaustive cleaning and disinfection, which increases maintenance costs. Bathers will have to leave the facilities although with the same ticket they will be able to re-enter. At the moment Yes, the use of changing rooms and showers is allowed, although some recreational programs such as the traditional ‘Come and take the moon’ have been suspended to avoid crowds.

Romance recalled that last season closed with a high number of uses although without reaching those that were reached in a regular campaign. “We are going to see if the first weeks the weather accompanies us because that makes people cheer up and take out their season tickets,” he wished. The prices of the tickets sound of 4 euros for minors from 7 to 17 years old and of 5 euros for the Over 18; the 10 bath vouchers, 14 and 29 euros, respectively; and the season tickets, 41 and 68 euros.

The swimming pools of the José María Escriche Municipal Sports City and the Ruiseñor Sports Complex will open Until August 31. Those of the San Jorge Sports Complex will provide service until September 5.

Registration for sports activities opens

On the other hand, the Municipal Sports Board will open the inscriptions for the sport activities Of summer from June 1 to 4. This year they will be organized, always complying with the safety and prevention standards set at all times by the health authorities, badminton, pilates and GAP courses, gymnastics for seniors, tai chi, tennis, paddle tennis, swimming and aquagym.

The pre-registration of the courses will be held through the website The lottery of places, if necessary, the June 9. The payment of receipts will take place on days June 14, 15 and 16.

In the month of July courses are offered badminton (initiation and improvement for adults) in John XXIII, Pilates and GAP classes for people over 14 years old at the Palacio de Deportes, classes taichí in the Sports City and aqua gym in the Sports City or in the Ruiseñor Sports Complex depending on the days of the course. The number of plazas for these activities varies between 10 and 25.

Also in the month of July a group of maintenance gymnastics for seniors and two other groups also for gentle gymnastics majors. The courses will have between 20 and 25 places and will be taught at the El Parque sports center.

As for the kinds of tennis, will be taught during the months of july and september both in the Sports City and in Nightingale. There will be introductory and advanced classes for different ages (from 6 years old to adults).

In the case of classes of paddle, will also be taught during the months of july and september in the Sports City. The maximum number of students per track will be six and there will be introductory and advanced courses for different ages: from 11 to 14 years old, from 15 to 17 years old and adults. There will also be introductory classes for children from 6 to 10 years old.

Finally, the courses swimming will take place during the month of July in the Sports City and in Nightingale with a maximum of 12 places per class. There will be introductory and advanced courses aimed at children from 3 to 13 years old and adults.




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