[Tagging] leisure=swimming_pool for the pool or the complex?

fly lowflight66 at googlemail.com
Mon Jul 22 13:08:10 UTC 2013

Am 22.07.2013 11:58, schrieb Simone Saviolo:
> 2013/7/22 Bryce Nesbitt <bryce2 at obviously.com <mailto:bryce2 at obviously.com>>
>     After
>     reading http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:leisure%3Dswimming_pool I
>     can't figure out.
>     Is this tag for the actual wet area of a pool, or the fenced area of
>     a pool facility?  The page spends
>     a lot of words about past controversy, but seems silent on this
>     topic.  leisure=sports_center might work,
>     but the definition is for an covered indoor facility.
>     For my application, see way: 230769950
> I have tagged leisure=swimming_pool the pool itself, and
> amenity=sports_centre (mind the spelling!) the whole facility. I don't
> think the definition should apply to a covered *indoor* facility (the
> wiki for swimming_pool mentions it, but the one for sports_centre does
> not); if you want to be explicit, tag the centre as type=outdoor. 

Please no type=*, use indoor=yes or even better building=sport_centre.
 +1 for the rest. It is used for the pools. Sometimes leisure=water_park
is wrongly used for the area.

Cheers fly

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