Starting Blocks

 

 

We carry the full selection of Spectrum and SRSmith starting blocks. A sampling of those available is below.

 

 

SRSmith

 

Legacy Starting Platform.  PRICE: $1,459.00 US / $2,069.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.

 


Each Legacy starting platform is custom engineered and built to be tailored to your facility according to the precise specifications you define. The steel frame is powder-coated, and features an extra large gusset for displaying large lane numbers. The durable acrylic footboard features a high-traction, non-slip tread. The Legacy starting platform utilizes our renowned RockSolid anchor system that eliminates platform movement, allowing swimmers more consistent starts, thus lowering their competitive times. The Legacy starting platform now comes standard with our SolidStart enhanced hand grip.Setback range: 21" to 26". Height off deck: 17" to 29.5". Footboard: 24" x 30". Custom color treads and team logos available. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS and competition pool rules and regulations.- See more at: http://www.srsmith.com/en/products/starting-platforms/legacy-starting-platform/#sthash.oAtsJ1D8.dpuf  

 

 

 

 

Legacy Dual Post Starting Platform.  PRICE: $1,499.00 US / $2,099.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.

Each Legacy starting platform is custom engineered and built produced to the precise facility specifications. The power-coated, stainless steel frame is secured to the pool deck with the patented, RockSolid® anchor (not included) to eliminate platform movement and also features a large gusset for displaying lane numbers. Custom color treads and team logos available. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS competition pool rules and regulations.

A SolidStart enhanced hand grip is standard on all Legacy Starting Platforms.

Key Features

  • Sand Tread footboard surface with custom colors and logos available

  • Four backstroke handle options

  • Colorado and Daktronics timing systems compatible

  • Uses patented RockSolid® anchoring system (order separately)

  • Optional accessories: Side Handles and Safety Cover

Specifications: Footboard: 24” x 32” Setback Ranges: 18" to 26" Standard & 27" to 36" Long Reach. Height off Deck: 17" to 29.5"

Legacy II Starting Platform.  PRICE: $1,199.00 US / $1,699.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.

The Legacy II starting platform is an economical choice for recreational or training facilities, and can be customized to fit the height over water you require. The stainless steel frame is electropolished to a high sheen, and will resist corrosion. The footboard has a sanded tread for safety.

Specifications: Setback: 18". Height off deck: 17" to 29.5". Footboard: 24" x 20". Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS and competition pool rules and regulations.

Velocity Standard Starting Platform.  Sand Tread PRICE: $1,819.00 US / $2,549.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition. Optional Track Start and TrueTread.

Key Features

  • Fiberglass footboard offers outstanding strength

  • Available with TrueTread or Sand Tread footboard surface

  • Four backstroke handle options

  • Colorado and Daktronics timing systems compatible

  • Track start wedge (5 positions) tucks under footboard when not in use

  • Uses patented RockSolid® anchoring system (order separately)

  • Retrofitable onto existing S.R.Smith Legacy frames

  • Optional accessories: Side Handles and Safety Cover

Specifications: Footboard: 28” x 32” Setback Ranges: 21" to 26" Standard & Side Mount; 27” to 32” Mid-Range; 33" to 40" Long Reach. Height off Deck: 17" to 29.5"

Product Description

Designed for fast, solid starts, the Velocity Starting Platform is the next generation of starting blocks. The fiberglass footboard has outstanding strength as well as a sleek, uniform, high-tech appearance. The power-coated, stainless steel frame is secured to the pool deck with the patented, RockSolid® anchor (not included) to eliminate platform movement and also features a large gusset for displaying lane numbers. Custom color treads and team logos available on sand tread footboard models. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS competition pool rules and regulations.

Velocity Mid-Range Starting Platform. Sand Tread PRICE: $2,169.00 US / $2,999.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.  Optional Track Start.

Key Features

  • Fiberglass footboard offers outstanding strength

  • Available with TrueTread or Sand Tread footboard surface

  • Four backstroke handle options

  • Colorado and Daktronics timing systems compatible

  • Track start wedge (5 positions) tucks under footboard when not in use

  • Uses patented RockSolid® anchoring system (order separately)

  • Retrofitable onto existing S.R.Smith Legacy frames

  • Optional accessories: Side Handles and Safety Cover

Specifications: Footboard: 28” x 32” Setback Ranges: 18" to 26" Standard; 27" to 36" Long Reach

Product Description

Designed for fast, solid starts, the Velocity Starting Platform is the next generation of starting blocks. The fiberglass footboard has outstanding strength as well as a sleek, uniform, high-tech appearance. The power-coated, stainless steel frame is secured to the pool deck with the patented, RockSolid® anchor (not included) to eliminate platform movement and also features a large gusset for displaying lane numbers. Custom color treads and team logos available on sand tread footboard models. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS competition pool rules and regulations.

Universal Starting Platform.  PRICE: $1,699.00 US / $2,399.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.

Product Description

Whether you have young swimmers that need a little extra step room, or Olympic athletes looking for a competitive edge, the Universal starting platform is the ideal choice for any competitive swimming facility. The steel frame is powder-coated, and features an extra large gusset to accommodate large lane numbers. The high-impact acrylic footboard features our SureFoot tread, to ensure the security of your athletes. The Universal starting platform utilizes our renowned RockSolid anchor system that decreases swimmer's times by eliminating platform movement and allowing for more consistent starts. The Universal starting platform now comes standard with our SolidStart enhanced hand grip.

 

Specifications: Setback range: 21" to 26". Height off deck: 19" to 29.5". Footboard: 24" x 32". Custom color treads and team logos available. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS and competition pool rules and regulations.

Varsity Deluxe Starting Platform.  18" PRICE: $1,099.00 US / $1,499.00 Canadian.  Anchor in addition.

Product Description

These economical, low profile starting platforms are a great entry level starting platform for recreational or training facilities that have a lot of new swimmers. The stainless steel frame is electropolished to a high sheen, and will resist corrosion. The footboard has a sanded tread for safety.

Specifications: Setback: 26.5". Height off deck: 12" to 29.5". Footboard: 22" x 22". Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA, USMS, USAS and competition pool rules and regulations.

Part Number(s): A41795-1, A41796-1

Shipping Dimensions: 18" Deluxe: 44 lbs. 32"L x 34"W x 22"H 30" Deluxe: 49 lbs. 35"L x 32"W x 24"H

Spectrum

Single Post Anchors: $375.00.

Xcellerator Starting Platform, Single Post.  PRICE: $2,985.00 US 

Applying the latest in approved technology, the Xcellerator Starting Platform contains an adjustable track start wedge and handgrips to give swimmers an extra boost on starts by allowing the knee to start at a 90 degree angle. The superior grit finish on the platform top reduces slipping while the H-style backstroke bar give backstroke swimmers numerous gripping options. Show your team spirit with the addition of a custom logo or powder coating the block to match your team’s colors.

Description

•  Large 32″ x 24″ stainless steel top sloped at a 10? angle for optimal starting stances
•  Stainless steel top covered in a superior non-slip material
•  Easy-to-adjust track start footrest attachment with 11 setting options to accommodate all heights and levels of flexibility
•  Single or dual post anchor with patented anti-wobble design allows for easy removal of blocks
•  Side handles included to enhance speed and quick takeoffs
•  Non-slip side access step available
•  Backstroke handles with versatile 18″ H bar
•  Stainless steel construction
•  Suggested setback of 30″ Ð accommodates anchor setbacks of 24″ to 38″
•  Available in black, with upgrade of custom colors and logos available
•  Easy-to-read, large numbers
•  Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Record Breaker Starting Platform, Single Post. PRICE: $1,959.00 US

The Record Breaker Starting Platform features a stainless steel top covered in a superior non-slip material. This platform is easily upgradable to the Xcellerator with the addition of the side handles and a track start
footrest. Side or rear step options are available. The H-style backstroke bar give backstroke swimmers numerous gripping options, and our patented anti-wobble anchor promotes stability and ease of removal. Don’t forget to show your team spirit with the addition of a custom logo or powder coating the block to match your team’s colors.

  

Description

• Large 32″ x 24″ stainless steel top sloped at a 10? angle for optimal starting stances
• Stainless steel top covered in a superior non-slip material
• Easily upgradable to Xcellerator with the addition of the side handles & track start footrest
• Single or dual post anchor with patented anti-wobble design allows for easy removal of blocks
• Non-slip access step, available on side or rear
• Side step accommodates anchor setbacks of 18″ to 38″
• Rear step accommodates anchor setbacks of 30″ to 38″
• Backstroke handles with versatile 18″ H bar
• Stainless steel construction
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Available in black, with upgrade of custom colors and logos available
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

  

Fusion Starting Platform, Single Post. PRICE: $4,999.00 US

The Fusion Starting Platform is a fusion of technologies between Spectrum Aquatics® and Colorado Time Systems®. The block features a CTS Relay Judging platform and accessories, as well as an adjustable Track Start footrest as approved by FINA, USA Swimming, NCAA and NFHS compliant.

Description

Built-in Colorado Time System® RJP to calculate reaction time and relay exchanges
Speedlights across the front of the RJP and step-side start indicator flash simultaneously with starting system horn and strobe light
Lights provide an additional signal to athletes and create a more equal start for hearing-impaired swimmers
FINA, NFHS, USA Swimming and NCAA compliant
Uses single post anchor with patented anti-wobble, locator pinned design
32″ x 24″ NON-SLIP surface platform top for extra-fast starts
Side handles to enhance speed and quick takeoffs
Backstroke handles with versatile 18″ H bar
Stainless steel construction
Suggested setback of 30″ Ð accommodates anchor setbacks of 24″ to 38″
Available in grey, with upgrade of custom colors and logos available

Grizzly Rear Step (or side step) Starting Platform, Single Post.  PRICE: $1,799.00 US

The Grizzly starting platform with a rear step is not only great for all levels of competition, but it is also ideal for bulkheads and parapets.

 

Description

• 23″ x 25″ single piece LDPE platform with molded-in, non-slip surface- no exposed bolts or hardware
• 10″ x 8″ LDPE side or rear access step with molded-in, non-slip surface
• Accommodates anchor setbacks of 20″ to 30″
• Superior stability and performance
• Available in red, blue, green, yellow, white
• Engineered to eliminate deflection – no wobble or shimming required (Anchors sold separately)
• 18″ H bar backstroke handles designed for versatility
• Front hand/toe grip on platform top allows for faster take offs
• Easy to install and remove – no tools required;
• Post is 2.5″ diameter tubing for superior stability and performance – no known equal
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Growler Rear Step (or side step) Starting Platform, Single Post.  PRICE: $1,979.00 US

Growler starting platforms are among Spectrum’s most popular starting blocks and are ideal for bulkheads and parapets.

Description

• Large 32″ x 25″ single piece LDPE platform with molded-in, non-slip surface- no exposed bolts or hardware
• 10″ x 8″ access step with molded-in, non-slip surface available in side or rear
• Side step accommodates anchor setbacks of 18″ to 40″
• Rear step accommodates anchor setbacks of 30″ to 40″
• Available in red, blue, green, yellow, white
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Quicksilver Low Profile Starting Platform, Single Post. PRICE: $1,499.00 US

This low profile starting platform swimming is ideal for pools with large water drafts and for beginner swimmers. This single set anchor design uses the Grizzly/Growler anchor and provides a horizontal backstroke bar.

Description

• Single post anchor with patented anti-wobble, locator pinned design
• 23″ x 25″ non-slip surface with no exposed bolts or hardware
• Front hand and toe grip for faster takeoffs
• Horizontal backstroke bar
• Stainless steel construction
• Suggested setback of 20″ — accommodates setbacks of 12″ to 24″
• Does NOT meet USA, FINA, NFHS or NCAA guidelines


 

Xcellerator Starting Platform, Dual Post. PRICE: $3,129.00 US

Spectrum Aquatics® Xcellerator Dual Post starting platforms give swimmers an extra boost on starts by allowing the rear leg to start at a 90? angle. Every frame is constructed of high quality US stainless steel, but what really sets our blocks apart from our competitors is the superior nonslip surface. Xcellerator block tops are coated with a grit overlay that provides a level of traction not available in competing products, and our plastic block tops, which are made of low density polyethylene, contain a superior, treaded surface that surpasses industry standards. Our single post anchoring system features a unique heavy duty bronze anchor with a patented anti-wobble, locator pin design. This enables easy installation and removal of starting blocks with no tools required. Spectrum Aquatics blocks can accommodate nearly any deck and gutter configuration for both recreational and competition pools and can often be manufactured to fit into existing anchors. The Xcellerator Starting Platform conforms to FINA, USA Swimming, NCAA and NFHS rulings.

Description

• Large 32″ x 24″ stainless steel top sloped at a 10? angle for optimal starting stances
• Stainless steel top covered in a superior non-slip material
• East-to-adjust track start footrest attachment with 11 setting options to accommodate all heights and levels of flexibility
• Single or dual post anchor with patented anti-wobble design allows for easy removal of blocks
• Side handles included to enhance speed and quick takeoffs
• Non-slip side access step available
• Backstroke handles with versatile 18″ H bar
• Stainless steel construction
• Suggested setback of 30″ Ð accommodates anchor setbacks of 24″ to 38″
• Available in black, with upgrade of custom colors and logos available
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Record Breaker Starting Platform, Dual Post. PRICE: $2,149.00 US

The Record Breaker Dual Post Starting Platform features a stainless steel top covered in a superior non-slip material. This platform is easily upgradable to the Xcellerator with the addition of the side handles and a track start footrest. Side or rear step options are available. The H-style backstroke bar give backstroke swimmers numerous gripping options. Show your team spirit with the addition of a custom logo or powder coating the block to match your team’s colors.

Description

• Large 32″ x 24″ stainless steel nonslip top sloped at a 10? angle for optimal starting stances
• Easily upgradable to Xcellerator with the addition of the side handles & track start footrest
• Non-slip access step, available on side or rear
• Side step accommodates anchor setbacks of 18″ to 38″, Rear step anchor setbacks: 30″ to 38″
• Backstroke handles with versatile 18″ H bar
• Available in black, with upgrade of custom colors and logos available
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Bighorn Long Reach Starting Platform, Dual Post. PRICE: $2,299.00 US.

The Long Reach Bighorn swimming starting block is ideal for wide gutter and parapet designs used in many competition and recreation pools.

Description

• 23″ x 25″ single piece LDPE platform with molded-in, superior non-slip surface- no exposed bolts or hardware
• 20″ molded-in, non-slip surface step tread
• Standard Bighorn accommodates anchor setbacks of 24″ to 30″
• Bighorn Long reach designed for facilities with wide gutter and parapet configurations-accommodates anchor setbacks of 30″ to 40″
• Anchors and covers sold separately
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Available in red, blue, green, yellow, white
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Bighorn Starting Platform, Dual Post.

The Bighorn starting platform is a classic dual post starting block perfect for both competition and recreation pools.

Description

• 23″ x 25″ single piece LDPE platform with molded-in, superior non-slip surface- no exposed bolts or hardware
• 20″ molded-in, non-slip surface step tread
• Standard Bighorn accommodates anchor setbacks of 24″ to 30″
• Bighorn Long reach designed for facilities with wide gutter and parapet configurations-accommodates anchor setbacks of 30″ to 40″
• Anchors and covers sold separately
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Available in red, blue, green, yellow, white
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

Cougar Rear Step (or side step) Starting Platform, Dual Post. PRICE: $2,269.00 US.

The Cougar Rear Step dual starting platform features the largest top in the industry and is designed for top-notch competitive environments as well as recreational pools with swim teams.

Description

• Large 32″ x 25″ single piece LDPE platform with molded-in, superior non-slip surface- no exposed bolts or hardware
• Sleek platform top and step treads with no exposed bolts or hardware
• Rear step configuration features a 6″ x 20″ molded step tread
• Side step configuration features a 8″ x 10″ molded step tread
• Side step accommodates anchor setbacks of 18″ to 29″
• Rear step accommodates anchor setbacks of 30″ to 40″
• Easy-to-read, large numbers
• Available in red, blue, green, yellow, white
• Complies to FINA, USA and NCAA Swimming, and NFHS regulations

  

  

 

  


 



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