Intercollegiate Athletics Aquatics Center
University of California, Santa Barbara

The design and master planning of the UCSB Intercollegiate Athletics Aquatics Center includes a 65m pool with locker, office, media room, and mechanical spaces. Dynamic lightweight tensile structures are suspended over entries and shade spectator seating for 1000. Emphasis on the UCSB experience and athletics branding as a strategic advantage in recruitment and retention.

In collaboration with Behnisch Architects Inc.

  • Location

    Santa Barbara, CA

  • Services

    Architecture, Landscape, Master Plan

Blackbird Team | Ken Radtkey, Adam Sharkey, Kyle Bruce
Aquatic Designer | Arch-Pac Aquatics
Landscape Architect | VAI Van Atta Associates Inc.
Structural Engineer | Nabih Youssef Associates
Electrical Engineer | IBE Consulting Engineers
Mechanical Engineer | Mechanical Engineering Consultants
Civil Engineer | Penfield & Smith Engineers
Cost Estimator | C. P. O'Halloran Associates, Inc.