SportsparkPlease be advised that, due to equipment failure, the Sportspark pool remains closed for repairs. The RIOC staff is working closely with pool specialists to address the issue and expects the pool to re-open on Monday, May 1st.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
Sportspark will re-open on Monday, April 10th at 7 AM.
The operating hours of Sportspark are Monday-Friday 7 AM – 10 PM, Saturday and Sunday 8 AM – 7 PM.
The new Open Swim pool hours will be as follows:
Monday-Friday: 7 – 11 AM and 7:30 – 10 PM. Saturday and Sunday 12 – 3 PM, All Ages and 4 – 7 PM, 18 years and older.
Please note that the facility will continue to undergo repairs in the upcoming months which may cause minor inconveniences. We will provide the community with advance notice of any upcoming repairs.
Thank you for patience.
Exercise, Swim and Play
At Sportspark, there are many ways to become fit and stay healthy while having fun. Featuring a swimming pool, basketball court, and ping pong room, as well as low cost swim, ping pong, and fitness classes. Sportspark is a great sports resource in the middle of New York City.
The facility is just steps from the Roosevelt Island Tramway and only a few more steps from the F- train stop, and it is open to Roosevelt Island residents and general public.
Learn more about our other sports facilities including tennis courts, and soccer and baseball fields.
For more information, please call (212) 832-4514
Our recently refurbished, handicapped accessible, Olympic-style pool is available for lap-swimming seven days a week.
Additional pool area is designated for recreational use and children's free play. With lifeguards on duty, the pool sits amid stadium seating, giving the vital adult swimmer an ambiance of competition for their laps or energetic kids added grandeur to their play.
Kickboards and other supplies for specific swim exercise are available poolside.
Locker rooms are available for men and for women with showers and lockers. Locks and swim caps are not available but are required.
Our full-size basketball court is equipped with soccer goals. Six hoops are available to accommodate full court games as well as multiple small drills and practices. The court is handicapped accessible.
Open basketball is available on Saturdays from 2 PM to 5 PM. All other times are by permit only.
Our Ping Pong Room features six Olympic regulation tables with free play and classes available.
Young Adult Program
Friday and Saturday evenings from 9pm to midnight, Sportspark is open to island residents aged 16 to 25. Participants can play basketball, use the weight room, or play ping pong.
This is a free event, but an ID is required for entry.