Yishun Swimming Complex is a north pool located at the top part of Singapore. A public swimming complex managed by Sport Singapore. The pool features basic facilities for active swimmers’ daily training and recreation.
The development of Yishun started in 1976 with the first few HDB buildings built in the Chong Pang area. Still, remember your Chong Pang nasi lemak? This is one place for food and to go after swimming lessons.
“Yishun” was a direct mandarin romanization of Mr Lim Nee Soon who used to be a banker, contractor and general commission agent. He was also a prominent industrialist who got his fortune made via pineapple and rubber plantations he used to have in that area.
History aside, Yishun swimming complex is an old pool and has been serving the north folks since its first opening on 30 March 1988. Approximately 12 years for this pool to be built after it’s development of this area.
Though an old pool, the swimming facilities in the complex and managed and maintained regularly to deliver consistent service standards. It is strategically built nearby many housing estates, providing active people with great convenience and short walking distance away from the pool.
Nearby areas around the Yishun swimming complex will include Yishun Junior College, Khatib camp and Khoo Teck Puat Hospital.
Food centre are readily found anywhere in Yishun such as the famous Chong Pang Nasi Lemak. For those looking for a quick meal after a strenuous swim sessions, the complex itself also serve some good finger foods together with few vending machines at the entrance for drinks.
For swimmers or training for swimming competitions, Yishun Swimming Complex itself houses an open competition pool for you to train the whole day long.
After some tiring swim and looking for some good natural tan solution, the complex has a good open space to do tanning in the afternoon. For those beginners into training and practice for swimming lessons, there will be a teaching pool of low depth to practice.
Yishun swimming complex is approximately 11 minutes away from Yishun MRT. Below is the step by step guide to help you navigate yourself after alighting from Yishun MRT.
351 Yishun Ave 3, Singapore 769057Get Direction
|Monday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Tuesday||8.00am to 9.30pm|
|Wednesday||8.00am to 9.30pm|
|Friday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Saturday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Sunday||6.30am to 9.30pm|
|Chong Pang City||2.0km|
|Yishun Park Hawker Centre||1.7km|
|Yishun Community Library||1.4km|
|Woodlands Swimming Complex|
|Yio Chu Kang Swimming Complex|