Velocity Advantage Starting Platform


  • Fiberglass footboard has outstanding strength
  • Marine grade HDPE composite base easily mounts to pool decks or bulkheads with minimal drilling
  • Well suited for bulkheads and end walls with 20cm to 42cm deck to water heights
  • Footboard surface available with TrueTread™ or sand tread
  • Track start wedge (adjustable to 5 positions) can tuck under the footboard
  • Patent Pending integral backstroke start ledge is adjustable to five positions
  • Three built in backstroke handholds
  • Colorado & Daktronics timing system compatible

Specifications: Footboard: 71cm x 81cm ; 41cm height off deck.

Part Number(s): VELO-ADV-BK-T, VELO-ADV-BK-S, 27-111

Shipping Dimensions:

Wt: 58kg  94cm L x 34cm W x 28cm H


Designed for fast, solid starts, the Velocity Advantage Starting Platform is the next generation of starting blocks. The fiberglass footboard has outstanding strength and is mounted to a marine grade HDPE composite base. Custom color treads and team logos available on sand tread footboard models. Meets FINA, NCAA, NFSHSA*, USMS, USAS competition pool rules and regulations.

*NFSHSA rules do not allow use of backstroke ledge



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