Swimming & Diving in Montjuïc

Dive into Barcelona’s Olympic swimming pool 

The outdoor Olympic swimming pool in Barcelona (Piscina Municipal de Montjuïc) boasts stunning panoramic views of the city and costs only £4 to visit. Pro-diver and Barcelona native José Marillo shows us round his ‘office’




Do you like to swim?

Where do you swim?

When did you learn to swim?

What’s your favourite swimming stroke?

Do you prefer the sea or the pool?




Comprehension Questions:

Which phrasal verb does Jose use about “every morning”?

What expression does he use to describe the views?

What does the term “rip entry” mean when talking about diving?

What is his life’s work about?

What do you think of Jose’s office?

What do you think about Jose’s work?


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