330 Towerview Road Durham, NC 27708 | (919) 613-7489

Located on West Campus and accessed through Wilson Recreation Center, the facility features a 17-foot diving well and an 8-lane, 25-yard competition pool that is 4.5 feet deep at each end and dips to 7 feet in the middle. Taishoff is a shared Athletics space, home to the Varsity Swim & Dive team.

Equipment is available for use by visitors including kickboards, pull buoys, and fins at no additional cost.

Groups may rent the space for an additional cost. More information can be found on our Facility Rentals webpage.


Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion is ADA accessible and offers opportunities for people of all abilities, race, gender, sexual orientation, and physical or mental impairment to participate.

Click to view Taishoff Accessibility Map

Lap Swim

Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion is available to Rec & P.E. Members during open hours by reservation or walk-in. Due to lane availability, members who make a reservation will be guaranteed lane space, while walk-in members will be given space if capacity allows.


Make a Lap Swim Reservation

Individuals may reserve their lap swim lane on MyRec 48 hours in advance.

For more information on how to make a reservation, review our MyRec Help Page.

Visit the MyRec Portal