Obere Au outdoor pool
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The large Obere Au outdoor pool in Chur is located by the Rhine at the foot of the Calanda. It is characterised by the extensive sunbathing lawn with shady trees and views of the mountains around Chur. The 50m-pool with 8 lanes is suitable for swimming lengths, while the learning pool with its wide slide and a tube slide offers plenty of fun for children and the spacious children's paddling pool will lure even the youngest to the water. Ball sports enthusiasts can let off some steam playing beach volleyball (not available 2022). If you're hungry, you can grill your own food in the barbecue area, get a snack from the take away or Khurer Gnusswaga or eat at the Obere Au sports restaurant.
In 2021 Swiss Aquatics has included the swimming pool of the Obere Au outdoor pool in the official list of Olympic pools, category A. Category A are pools for the highest demands that are suitable for holding major competitions. Diploma Olympic pool, cat. A
By the way: There is also a swimming pool in Chur town centre, called "Badi Sand".
From Chur station bus Nr. 2 (direction Obere Au). Get off at "Obere Au" (9 mins)
Motorway exit Chur Süd, follow signs for "P&R Obere Au".
For guests with a single entry or pass of the Chur sports and event facilities there is free parking at the Obere Au parking. Simply pull the parking ticket and validate it inside the sports centre. Without an entry ticket to the sports facilities parking is free for the first hour.
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