USC Uytengsu Aquatics Center Officially Opened (Video and Photos)
Congratulations to USC! The Uytengsu Aquatics Center officially opened on Friday, February 21, 2014! The Uytengsu Aquatics Center is the renovation and expansion of the former USC McDonald’s Olympic Swim Stadium that opened in 1983 and served as the site of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games. The newly renovated aquatic center houses both national water polo champions as well as both men and women’s swimming and diving. The swim center includes permanent seating for 1,500 spectators, new shade canopy structure, lighting for night time competitive events, and the ability to flex to accommodate 2,500 spectators for larger events. Uytengsu Aquatics Center also provides an array of student-athlete and coach amenities including new locker rooms, team rooms, lounges and offices.