The new 11 million euro Leisure Complex at Lough Lannagh in Castlebar opened to the public yesterday.
The complex, built by Mayo county council, comprises of an eight-lane competitive 25 meter swimming pool, a learning pool, a gym and aerobics studios, steam room, sauna and general purpose rooms.
The new complex is set in front of Lough Lannagh, and adjacent to Lough Lannagh village, Castlebar Boxing club and Tennis club, and to the fore of the proposed new Mayo GAA pitches development.
Mayo Footballer Andy Moran is the man at the helm of the new gym in the Leisure Complex, while accomplished swimmer David O’Malley is the Manager of the new swimming pool.
The new complex is opening in phased stages – with the swimming pool area opening yesterday, the yoga and pilates facilities will open on Monday next and the new state of the art gym will open from Friday next.
Andy Moran says the new Leisure Complex is located in an expanding Sporting hub in Castlebar and he believes it will offer unrivalled sporting facilities in the province