Swimming & lessons

Make a splash

Swimming at Putney Leisure Centre

Swimming is a great way to stay physically active, whatever your age or ability. Whether you’re lane swimming to maintain and develop your fitness, splashing around with the family or learning to swim so that you can join in the fun, we have something for you!

Enjoy a range of swimming and pool activities for you and your whole family where you can have fun and be active together.

Learn to swim with our swimming lesson programme, book a swim session from our timetable or find out about our pool.

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Swimming lessons

Our team follows the Swim England Learn to Swim Framework to deliver swimming lessons. We use fun and games to build water confidence from the first splash to a lifetime of loving swimming and being safe in the water.

To learn more about our swimming lessons at Putney Leisure Centre, click the button below.

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Pool info

We have various pools to enjoy at Putney Leisure Centre - our main pool and leisure pool. 

Main Pool
Length: 33m
Lanes: 6
Teaching Pool
Length: 12.5m
Lanes: N/A
Diving boards 
1m, 3m springboards
5m platform


Diving at Putney Leisure Centre

At Putney Leisure Centre we have 3 diving boards that are available to use during our weekend Family Fun sessions. We have 1m and 3m springboards, as well as a 5m platform.

For more information, please contact 0208 7850388.

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Take a virtual tour

Our pool facilities are well worth checking out. Want to see them before you visit? Check out our virtual tour at the link below.

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Swimming memberships

We offer a range of Swim memberships that will allow you to enjoy your time in the pool – whether for fun or structured, fitness activity.

Take a look at what else is included in each membership type and learn how you can join today. 

Our memberships


Aqua classes

Classes range from gentle to high impact so you can work hard and enjoy the support of the pool improving strength and fitness. 

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Health Suite

Take time to completely relax and unwind in our health suite, featuring a steam room; a sauna; and a jacuzzi. You’ll never want to leave!

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Swimming clubs

A number of local swimming clubs make use of our fantastic facilities.

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SWIMTAG is the latest, waterproof wearable technology that helps you track your swim strokes, lengths, times and calories burned. You can enter challenges and competitions to compete against other swimmers or your own personal best.

SWIMTAG is free for members. Simply sign up for SWIMTAG at reception, or via the link below.

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