Skyline Aquatic Center
The Skyline Aquatics Center is located at Skyline High School in Mesa, Arizona. It features a 28–lane Olympic-size competition pool, two 1-meter and two 3-meter diving boards, a fast looping water slide, water features for the kids, bleachers with shade structures for 1200 spectators, a turf area, and a large classroom. The center is host to the annual USA Swimming Arena Grand Prix that has 300 to 600 athletes participating, including 50 or more Olympians (among them Michael Phelps), and 3900 spectators.
Sound Image designed and installed a 7000 Watt music and paging system that serves the needs of competition swimming events, high school swim team practices and public recreational swimming. The system provides full range music and clearly intelligible announcements throughout the 45,000 square feet of pool surface and deck area, and the indoor offices, lobby, classroom, and locker rooms.