Aquatics in the Inland Empire reached a new level with the Riverside Aquatics Complex (RAC). Featuring the region's first 65-meter competition pool, the project offers exciting opportunities as a world class training facility for RCC and other competitive swim, dive, and water polo teams and individual athletes. The complex also helps address the growing need for sports medicine and water fitness classes, and swimming education and recreation programs for the community.

Events in the Riverside Aquatics Complex (RAC)

For events hosted in the RAC, please visit the Riverside Sports Commission. 

Riverside Aquatics Complex

The Riverside Aquatics Complex is located next to Cutter Pool on Riverside City College campus.
  • 65 meter all deep pool
  • Diving tower with 3, 5, 7.5, and 10 meter platforms
  • 1 meter and 3 meter springboards (2 each) poolside
  • Competition lighting locker rooms and team rooms 
    Poolside bleachers
  • 2 hydraulic lifts for disabled access (courtesy of Wells Fargo Bank)
  • Electronic scoreboard
  • Moveable bulkhead allows for up to three simultaneous activities
  • The bulkhead allows simultaneous uses and enhances training and competition opportunities
  • Two 3-meter and two 1-meter boards flank a diving tower equipped with 3, 5, 7.5, and 10 meter platforms
  • Permanent grandstands to accommodate 800 fans
  • Facilities are accessible for individuals with disabilities
  • Individual team locker rooms and coaching offices 
  • The two adjacent Cutter pools serve as practice, warmup, and water education facilities, which houses a classroom, public restrooms, and changing areas


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Cutter Pool

Rental Rate

Direct Cost per hour Fair Market Value per hour Maximum Capacity
$75 $150 50

Olympic Pool Cropped

Rental Rate

Direct Cost per hour Fair Market Value per hour Maximum Capacity
$150 $300 1000

Aquatics Complex Reservation

Please complete Aquatics Complex application to request for use of Aquatics Complex. Request must be submitted at least 14 days in advance and cancellations must be made no later than 48 hours prior to event date. Non-profit organizations wishing to submit a request to waive or reduce facilities fees should do so 6 weeks prior to event date to allow ample time for consideration. Large scale events are subject to additional planning time and mandatory pre-event meetings. Staff fees, parking, and technical support may apply. Please refer to RCCD procedure AP 6705 for use of Aquatics Complex.

The combination of our professional staff and beautiful campus will make your event a memorable success.  If you are interested in hosting your event at Riverside City College and would like an event quote please contact the Facilities Access and Utilization Coordinator at (951) 222-8498 or email

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Phone: (951) 222-8498