# What is the standard swimming pool length for lap swimming?

Length of a Lap Pool A common lap of a pool is 50 meters internationally. Swimming competitions are generally held in 50m pools. Many colleges or well equipped facilities ha…ve pools that are 50 meters. A lap can be either 25 meters or 50 meters. In the Olympics and major National events they swim 'long course' events which means the pool is 50 meters in length. However, there are still short course swim meets like 'Fina' and the pool is only 25 meters. In America there are also lots of yard pools both in 25 yard length (short course) and 50 yard length (long course) varieties

# How many feet in a swimming lap?

Depends on how big the swimming pool is.

# How many feet are in one swimming lap?

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One length of an Olympic size swimming pool is 50mtrs or 164.041 feet, so a lap (2 lengths) would be 328.082 feet

# When swimming in a pool what is the difference between swimming a length vs a lap?

Some people feel that a lap and a length are the same thing. They will use the terms interchangeably. Competitive swimmers do not often talk about lengths, but when they do th…ey usually mean one complete length of the pool. As such, a lap generally refers to two lengths. For example in a 25 yard pool, a mile is ~35 laps, or ~70 lengths. Webster's II New College Dictionary uses the following definition for lap in regard to pools: "2.b. One complete length of a straight course, as in a swimming pool."

# What is lap swim?

lap swim is swimming from the starting place of the pool up to the other end of the pool. . .

# How do you swim laps?

well when u are in a pool u go down and that's pretty much a lap

# What is the difference in Swimming Length vs laps?

a length is 25 yards/meters if you are in a short course pool a lap is 50 yards/meters if you are in a short course pool

# How many feet for a lap it takes to swim in lap?

In a short course pool it is 25 meter and in a long pool or olympic size pool it is 50 meters. 25 meters= 82.02 feet. 50 meters= 164.04 feet. :0

# How many laps is one length in a swimming pool?

Internationally, it is usually 50 meters, but in the US they have both 50 meter and 25 yard pools. In most places in the US, it is a 25 yard pool because the US measuring syst…em uses yards. In competitive swimming, during the school year the 25 yard pool is used, but in the summer the 50 meter pool is used.

# How many laps makes a mile when swimming in a 60 foot length pool?

88 laps found by 60 feet per lap, and 5280 feet per mile, so 5280/60=88.

# If Length of pool is 25 feet how many laps is a mile?

If the length of the pool is 25 feet then one lap of the pool equals 50 feet. Therefore, you would have to swim 105.6 laps to equal one mile.

# Swimming in pool 60 feet long how many laps do you need to swim for a mile?

If a lap is going from one end of the pool to the other once, then it would be 88 laps.

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# Swimming in pool 45 feet long how many laps do you need to swim for a mile?

117 1/3 times down the length of the pool (or) 58 2/3 of down AND back.

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# Is a lap the same as a length in swimming?

No. A lap is two lengths and two widths of a swimming pool. You have to go around the swimming pool to complete one lap.

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# Is a lap in an olympic size swimming pool just one length of the pool?

A lap in an Olympic size pool is down and back, it's just farther than doing a lap in a 25 meter pool. A lap in an Olympic pool is 100 M whereas a lap in a regular pool is 50 …M.

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# What is the length of a swimming pool in feet?

6 feet

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# How many swimming laps is 300 feet?

12