Revitalization of the Kona Community Aquatic Center in full swing

  • Dave Gibson, head coach and president of Kona Aquatics. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • Kona Aquatics age-group swimmers practice diving off the new starting blocks at KCAC during an afternoon swim practice. (Rani Henderson/Hawaii Sport Events/Special to West Hawaii Today)

If you haven’t been to the Kona Community Aquatic Center (KCAC) over the last two weeks, then you’ll be in for a bit of a surprise. Recently we’ve seen some new enhancements to KCAC like eight new starting blocks and a brand-new concrete pool deck.