CTO Eindhoven is one of four Centres for Elite Sport and Education in the Netherlands. Unique to this center is a location where one can train fulltime, study and live, with minimal travel time. A must for young athletes. In March 2009 the municipality of Eindhoven was appointed as CTO by the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport. With this grant Eindhoven will be put on the map as an elite city for sports.
CTO Eindhoven cooperates with six sport federation, amongst which the royal Dutch Swimming Federation (KNZB). In cooperation with the InnoSportLab Tongelreep optimal conditions can be created in order to train and improve swimming techniques.