On twenty panels along the main street, pedestrian zone Korzo, at the centre of the city of Rijeka, from July 24 to August 5, 2018, there will be an exhibition of photographs on the ocassion of the tenth anniversary of the construction of Swimming Pools Kantrida.
During tens years period, more than 3 milion people visited the swimming complex, both athlets and citizens.
Except the unique architecture and exceptional training conditions, visitors are attracted to the complex by additional activities, especially beach Ploče, multiple award-winning beach in Rijeka.
The panels are showing the construction site of the complex, conctruction process and many activities and competitions that took place at Swimming Pools Kantrida.
The exhibition was opened by mayor of The City of Rijeka, Mr. Vojko Obersnel, and Mr. Zlatan Hreljac, director of Rijeka sport Ltd., company that manages sport facilities in Rijeka. At the opening were also present Ms. Vera Begić-Blečić, head of the department of sport and technical culture of the City of Rijeka and Ms. Dorotea Pešić-Bukovac, vice president of Rijeka Sport’s Association.
From 2010 until today's day, at Swimming Pools Kantrida was held 3013 water-polo matches, 525 swimming competitions, 203 competitions in synchronised swimming and 62 diving competition.
(Published: July 25, 2018)