Open to the West, a stage point between Rennes and Paris (just 1:10 from the capital), Laval Agglo is a strategic place between city and nature. Both rural and urban, Laval Agglomeration is committed to protecting the biodiversity of its territory. Land of sportsmen, it also ensures the maintenance and quality of its sports facilities for its passionate inhabitants. Athletics tracks, swimming pools, stadiums as well as hiking trails and nature sports are at your disposal. Thanks to its natural landscapes and a rich hotel and gastronomic offer, Laval Agglomeration knows how to receive and amaze the curious who venture on its land. The capital of virtual reality, Laval is also in contact with new technologies and hosted the 22nd edition of Laval Virtual in 2020 (more than 11,000 visitors on a completely virtual version!). Let yourself be seduced by this natural agglomeration with a human dimension. The Saint-Nicolas Aquatic Complex and its staff have expertise in organizing national and international teams (swimming, water polo, underwater hockey). Recognized by federations and private operators, it is part of an environmental approach and energy performance it and draws its quintescence and its attractiveness through its location on the territory, its originality archtictectural and a functional fluidity, without omitting the quality of its basins and the complementary elements adaptable and adapatable that compose them
The architecture of this aquatic complex offers, through its 4 versatile and adaptable pools, a tool to build the performance of High Level, to the requirements of coaches and athletes. You are offered two configurations thanks to the presence of a mobile separator fin affixed to the Nordic Olympic basin, the latter operating an initial transformation of its configuration from a technical space to 3 in addition to an indoor training pool, a space for relaxation and recovery.
The aquatic complex is composed in its functional part; a meeting room and multimedia press, a technical training area, a weight room, an outdoor catering platform, partnership and media, a medical tray, spacious individual cabins. Everything is accessible for people with disabilities
Recognized as an exellence pole by a large number of federations, we have welcomed French youth and senior water polo teams as well as inernational teams (Hungary…/..), and teams playing in the Elite PRO A championship, swimming with Junior and Senior Palms, Underwater Hockey (female and male), national swimming groups and courses, internships of major French clubs from the leagues of the Loire, Poitou Charente, Brittany and the Ile-de-France region.
We organize in part with the local associations of inter-regional and national swimming meetings
Meeting room Internet access Equipment available for private use Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Weights room