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New Indoor Swimming Pool Opens in Korcula

Swimming Pool Gojko Arneri KorculaThe new indoor swimming pool,  named after Gojko Arneri, the late water polo and swimming legend of Korcula, was finally opened in Korcula Town today.

The lovely, brand new pool fully meets current standards of competition in small pools measures 33 x 25 meters size and is fit to be used simultaneously for up to 400 people. (wow!)

The building works has commenced in late 2009 with predicted investment value of 25 milion Kuna. The actual value of the works, financed by the Croatia  Ministry of Sea, Transport and InfrastructureCity of Korcula as well as Dubrovnik-Neretva County, finally reached 40 million Hrk.

Korculans has been waiting for indoor swimming pool for more than 30 years, ever since 1978 when KPK water polo team won the water polo European Cup.

See below more info, photos and video of this lovely pool as well as photo gallery of KPK and water polo tradition in Korcula.

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