Swimming & lessons

Take the plunge

Swimming at Wath Upon Dearne 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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Memberships

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Child in a swim cap smiling in pool

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.

Book online

To find out more about our swimming lesson programme, click the button below.

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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.

Take a tour

Swimming butterfly stroke

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

Pool info

We have two pools to enjoy at Wath Upon Dearne Leisure Centre - our Main Pool and Teaching Pool.

Main Pool

Used for Just Swim Lessons, Fitness Lane Swimming, Swimming Clubs & Schools

Length: 25m
Lanes: 5

Teaching Pool

Mainly used for swimming lessons and our younger swimmers.

Length: 125m

Remember, you will need to bring appropriate swimwear, a towel and £1 for your locker. 

We require blue shoe covers to go on over all outdoor shoes that are worn inside the swim change and pool side areas. 

Man and two children swimming in arm bands

Family Fun

Make a splash at Wath Upon Dearne Leisure Centre.

Baby and Toddlers through to weekend Family Fun sessions. Check out our timetable for details.

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Aqua classes

We operate a number of Aquafit classes throughout the week. Take a look at our timetable to book your space.

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Man swimming breaststroke

Swimming clubs

We regularly welcome Rotherham Metro Swimming Club to our centre. They meet at the following times:

  • Tuesday 7.00pm – 9.00pm
  • Wednesday 7.00pm – 9.00pm
  • Friday 7.00pm – 9.00pm

Contact the centre for details on 01709 870120.

SWIMTAG

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.

More info

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Timetable

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21MayTuesday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
22MayWednesday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
23MayThursday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
24MayFriday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
25MaySaturday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
26MaySunday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
27MayMonday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
28MayTuesday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
29MayWednesday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
30MayThursday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
31MayFriday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
1JunSaturday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
2JunSunday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
3JunMonday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00
4JunTuesday
Morning06:00-12:00
Afternoon12:00-18:00
Evening18:00-22:00