Alka Pool Awards

Over the years Alka Pool has won well over a hundred National and International Pool Awards, including the coveted Grand International Award - Best Pool in the World.

GOLD

2017
Technical/Engineering Achievement Category

Association of Pool & Spa Professionals
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada

GOLD

2017
Classic Category

Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada

ALKA POOL - Infinity Pool and Water Feature

GOLD

2016
Technical Achievement Category

Master Pools Guild

Best of Canada Award 2015

BEST OF BRITISH COLUMBIA

2015
Best of Canada Category

Canadian Business Executive

Infinity Edge Pool by ALKA POOL
Photo courtesy of View Point Construction Ltd.

OUTSTANDING (TOP PRIZE)

2015
Technical Achievement Category

Master Pools Guild

Infinity Edge Pool by ALKA POOL

GRAND INTERNATIONAL AWARD

2014
Best Pool in the World

Master Pools Guild

OUTSTANDING (TOP PRIZE)

2014
Geometric Pool

Master Pools Guild

MASTERS OF DESIGN

2007
Outdoor Concrete Pool

Pool & Spa News

ALKA POOL iconic swimmer logo

Western Canada Achievement

2001
Business Achievement Award

National Spa & Pool Institute

GRAND INTERNATIONAL AWARD

1991
Best Pool in the World

Master Pools Guild

Safety Award for ALKA POOL

J. RENN OLSEN SAFE DESIGN AWARD

1981
Significant effort in pool design to protect pool users

Master Pools Guild

Additional National & International Awards

2018 Best of Houzz Design Houzz / Category: Design
2018 Gold PHTC* / Category: Swimming Pool & Hot Tub Combination
2017 Best of Houzz  Houzz / Category: Design
2017 Gold APSP** / Category: Pool Renovations
2017 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Indoor Pool
2017 Silver PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (up to 450SF with WF)
2017 Silver PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (451SF to 700SF no WF)
2017 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (up to 450SF no WF)
2017 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (up to 450SF with WF)
2017 Gold PHTC* / Category: Renovation
2017 Best Video (short) Master Pools Guild Edge Marketing Awards / Category: Video
2017 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2017 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2017 Silver Master Pools Guild Residential / Category: Indoor Pool
2017 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2017 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Renovation
2017 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Water Feature
2016 Best of Houzz Houzz / Category: Design
2016 Best HOUZZ Master Pools Guild Edge Marketing Awards / Category: Social Media
2016 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Commercial Pool
2016 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Indoor Pool
2016 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Spa Non-Attached
2015 International Pool of the Year Ocean Homes Magazine Platinum List 2015
2015 Top Prize Master Pools Guild Edge Marketing Awards / Category: Integrated Marketing Program
2015 Top Prize Master Pools Guild Edge Marketing Awards / Category: Editor’s Choice Awards
2015 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with Water Feature (over 700SF)
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2015 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Spa-attached
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Renovation
2015 Gold PHTC* / Category: Concrete Indoor Pool
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Indoor Pool
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Water Feature
2015 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2015 Gold PHTC* / Category: Concrete Pool & Hot Tub Combo
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Spa-attached
2015 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2015 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2014 Gold APSP** / Category: Residential Concrete Pool with Vanishing Edge
2014 Gold PHTC* / Category: Technical Achievement
2014 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Spa
2014 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Renovation
2014 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with Water Feature (up to 450SF)
2014 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2014 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Commercial Pool
2014 Silver APSP** / Category: Geometric Pool
2014 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with Water Feature (451-700SF)
2014 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Spa
2014 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Public Pool (Municipal)
2014 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Commercial Pool
2013 Gold PHTC* / Category: Renovation
2013 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Spa – Attached
2013 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Renovation
2013 Silver PHTC* / Category: Automatic Cover
2013 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2013 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Spa – Attached
2013 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2013 Bronze APSP** / Category: Automatic Cover
2013 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2013 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2013 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2013 Silver PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with water feature (up to 450SF)
2013 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Spa – Attached
2013 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2013 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2012 Gold PHTC* / Category: Concrete Hot Tub & Pool Combination
2012 Gold PHTC* / Category: Residential Outdoor Self-Contained Spa (Detached from Pool)
2012 Silver PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with Automatic Covers
2012 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover Pool
2012 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2012 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Renovation/Restoration
2012 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Renovation
2012 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2012 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Natural Pool
2012 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2012 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Non-attached concrete spa
2012 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2011 Silver PHTC* / Category: Automatic Cover
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – non attached
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (251-550SF)
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – attached
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – attached
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool – Freeform (251-550SF)
2011 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool – Traditional (551-675SF)
2011 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – attached
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (551-675SF)
2011 Silver PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete – no water feature (over 450SF)
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (251-550SF)
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – attached
2011 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – non attached
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool – Traditional (801SF or more)
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (801SF or more)
2011 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – attached
2011 Gold PHTC* / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Spa – non attached
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Interior Pool
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Special Purpose Pool
2011 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete – with water feature (451-700SF)
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (251-550SF)
2011 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool – Freeform (801SF or more)
2011 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete – no water feature (451-700SF)
2011 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool – Traditional (551-675SF)
2011 Gold APSP** / Category: Geometric Pool (600SF or less)
2011 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete with water feature (up to 450SF)
2011 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool (251-550SF)
2010 Gold & Silver CARE Awards
2010 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool – no water feature (451-700SF)
2010 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2010 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with Automatic Cover
2010 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2010 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2010 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Concrete Spa-Attached
2010 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Fitness Pool
2010 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Concrete Spa-Attached
2010 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2010 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool – no water feature (up to 450SF)
2010 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Water Feature
2010 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2010 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2010 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Concrete Spa-Attached
2007 Gold PHTC* / Category: Design & Construction
2007 Diamond Award Canadian Art Of Water Design**** / Category: Residential-Inground Concrete
2007 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2007 Emerald Award Canadian Art Of Water Design**** / Category: Residential-Inground Concrete with Water Feature
2007 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Technical/Engineering Achievement
2006 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Natural Pool
2006 Bronze PHTC* / Category: Natural Pool
2006 Emerald Award Canadian Art Of Water Design**** / Category: Residential Indoor Concrete Pool
2006 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Auto-cover Concrete Pool
2006 Silver PHTC* / Category: Residential Outdoor Concrete Hot Tub
2006 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2006 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2006 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool – no water feature
2006 Gold PHTC* / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool with water feature
2006 Emerald Award Canadian Art Of Water Design**** / Category: Residential Inground Concrete Pool – no water feature
2006 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2005 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Concrete Pool with Automatic Cover
2003 Bronze National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Residential Outdoor Concrete Pool
2002 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Interior Pool
2002 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Geometric Pool
2002 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Natural Pool
2002 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2002 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool
2001 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Traditional Pool
2001 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool
2001 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Freeform
2001 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Semi Public Pool
2001 Bronze National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
2001 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Indoor Pool
2000 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
2000 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Interior Pool
2000 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Outdoor Concrete Spa
2000 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Water Feature
2000 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Natural Pool
2000 Bronze National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Outdoor Traditional Concrete Pool
2000 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Automatic Cover
2000 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Traditional Pool
2000 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Freeform Pool
2000 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
1998 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Restoration
1998 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1998 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Hydrotherapy spas
1998 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential with Automatic Cover
1998 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Water Feature
1998 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Water Feature
1998 Silver Master Pools Guild / Category: Indoor Residential Pool
1998 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Residential In-ground Concrete Indoor Pool
1998 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1998 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1998 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Freeform Pool
1998 Bronze National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Freeform Concrete Pools (600SF or less)
1997 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Freeform Pool
1997 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Outdoor Concrete Spa
1997 Silver National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Freeform Pool
1997 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Freeform Pool
1997 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Residential Interior Pool
1996 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Indoor Residential Pool
1995 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Hydrotherapy spas
1995 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1994 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1994 Bronze Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1994 Gold Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1994 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Residential Concrete Traditional (601SF or more)
1992 Second Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Hydrotherapy spas
1992 First Place Canspa / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
1992 First Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1992 Gold National Spa & Pool Institute / Category: Residential Interior Pools – Built outside the USA
1992 First Place Canspa / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
1992 Second Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1991 Second Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1991 First Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Remodeled Pool
1991 Gold Canspa / Category: Indoor Concrete Pool
1988 First Award Master Pools Guild / Category: Residential Pool
1984 Silver Canspa / Category: Commercial Whirlpool Spa
1984 Silver Canspa / Category: Residential Indoor Pool (other than vinyl liner)
1982 Silver Canspa / Category: Residential Concrete (more than 550SF)
1981 winner BC Awards*** / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (up to 550SF)
1981 winner BC Awards*** / Category: Excellence in pool landscaping
1981 winner BC Awards*** / Category: Pool that best solved unique structural problems
1981 winner BC Awards*** / Category: Outdoor Concrete Pool (more than 550SF)

*Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada
**Association of Pool & Spa Professionals
***BC Swimming Pool Association Regional Awards
****Pools, Spas & Patios