The city of Scottsdale Arizona has listen to its citizens so they know where to spend amenity dollars. One of those items that came high on the list was water sports and recreational swimming. Thus was born the world class aquatic centers called Cactus, Chaparral, Eldorado, and the newest is the McDowell Mountain Aquatic and Fitness Center. These centers are strategically located so they benefit all of Scottsdale and no one has to travel too far to enjoy the facilities.
Scottsdale offers a wide variety of aquatic programming for children and adults year round such as lap swimming, water exercise, arthritis classes, swim lessons, swim team, and public swim. Scottsdale is also home to a competitive swim team, Scottsdale Aquatic Club (SAC), a competitive dive team, Clavadistas del Sol (CDS), and a competitive synchronized swim team, Scottsdale Synchro Arizona (SSA). In addition to all of these great programs they have a Masters group that swim for fun and competition. Many of the people competing in triathlons use the Master programs for enhanced swim training,
These facilities are another reason why Scottsdale real estate is so popular and makes Scottsdale Arizona a great place to live.