Sports Facilities Plan of Badalona: strategic planning for quality service

Sports Facilities Plan of Badalona: strategic planning for quality service

Badalona will have an Olympic pool and a new football stadium, proposals reflected in the latest Sports Facilities Plan performed in the city.

The plan presented as objective the evaluation of the network of sports facilities in Badalona and the management service, also to plan the possible coverage of the equipment that is detected, adapting to the new urban reality and demand citizens services.

During the analysis phase, we worked with a very participative methodology in which more than 200 sports facilities were visited, 6 group dynamics were conducted with sporting bodies of the municipality and interviewed 6 important personalities within the sports system.

The diagnosis led to the realization of 6 strategic lines of work according to the role they should have sports facilities in the municipality in the future. One of these lines, aimed at making see the facilities and sports areas as core elements of the territory, led to a proposal to build an Olympic pool that would take the name of the successful swimmer Mireia Belmonte, and on the other hand, construction a new football stadium in the sports area of Montigalà.

The project carried out initially met the established objectives, providing a medium to long term strategic planning tool to provide quality service to citizens in sports.