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In the Pool - Summer Swimming at Purbeck Sports Centre

Come rain or shine this summer holiday we have so much going on in our swimming pool, from kayaking to Rookie Lifeguarding, you are sure to find something to keep you and your children entertained. On this page you will also find our swim timetable, complete with our ever popular Inflatable Fun sessions.Summer Swim timetable 24 July to 1 September 2019

Please note Inflatable fun sessions run from the 5 August to 31 August

Monday

Monday swim timetable

Session typeTimes

Swim for All

10.15am to 12pm and 1pm to 2pm

Slow and Steady

10.15am to 12pm (double lane) and 3.35pm to 4.20pm (6 lane)

Inflatable Fun

2.15pm to 3.15pm

Tuesday

Tuesday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for All  10.15am to 12pm, 1pm to 2.15pm and 6pm to 8pm
Family Aquafit 12pm to 1pm
Slow and Steady 7am to 8.30am (3 lane), 10.15 to 12pm (double lane) 6pm to 8pm (1 lane) and 8pm to 9pm (3 lane)
Swimming Champions 7am to 8.30am (3 lanes), 10.15am to 12pm (1 lane), 6pm to 8pm ( 1 lane) and 8pm to 9pm (3 lane)
Inflatable Fun  2.30pm to 3.15pm and 3.15pm to 4pm

Wednesday

Wednesday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for All 10.15am to 12pm, 1pm to 2.45pm and 5.45pm to 8pm
Slow and Steady 7am to 8.30am (double lane), 10.15am to 12pm (double lane) 5.45pm to 8pm (1 lane) and 8pm to 9pm (3 lanes)
Swimming Champions  7am to 8.30am (1 lane), 10.15am to 12pm ( 1 lane), 5.45pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm (3 lane)
Inflatable Fun 3pm to 3.45pm and 3.35pm to 4.30pm

Thursday

Thursday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for all 10.15am to 12pm, 1pm to 2.30pm, 6pm to 7.30pm
Aquafit 12pm to 12.45pm, 7.30pm to 8.15pm

Slow and Steady

7am to 8.30am (double lane), 10.15am to 12pm ( double lane), 6pm to 7.30pm (double lane), 7.30pm to 8.15pm (1 lane), 8.15 to 9pm ( 3 lane)

Swimming Champions

7am to 8.30am (3 lanes), 10.15am to 12pm (1 lane), 6pm to 7.30pm (1 lane) 7.30pm to 8.15pm and 8.15pm to 9pm ( 3 lane)

Inflatable Fun

2.45pm to 3.30pm and 3.30pm to 4.15pm

Friday

Friday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for All 10.15am to 12pm, 1pm to 2pm and 6pm to 7pm
Slow and Steady 7am to 8.30pm (3 lane), 10.15an to 12pm (double lane) and 8pm to 8.45pm (3 lane)
Swimming Champions 7am to 8.30am ( 3 lane), 10.15am to 12pm (1 lane) and 8pm to 8.45pm (3 lanes)
Pool Playtime Session 7pm to 8pm
Inflatable Fun 2.15pm to 3pm, 3pm to 3.45pm

Saturday

Saturday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for All  11am to 12pm and 1.45pm to 2.45pm
Slow and Steady 10.30am to 11am (double lane), 11am to 12pm (double lane) and 4pm to 5pm (double lane)
Swimming Champions 10.30am to 11am (double lane), 11am to 12pm (1 lane) and 4pm to 5pm (1 lane)
Inflatable Fun 3pm to 4pm

Sunday

Sunday swim timetable
Session typeTimes
Swim for All  10am to 12.15pm
Slow and Steady 7.30am to 8.30pm (3 lanes), 10am to 12.15pm (double lane) and 3.30pm to 5pm (3 lanes)
Swimming Champions 7.30am to 8.30am 3 lanes, 10am to 12.15pm 1 lane and 3.30pm to 5pm (3 lanes)
Family Fun *** 2 kids swim free with 1 full paying adult*** 1.45pm to 3.30pm

Inflatable fun

Booking in advance is recommended for our Inflatable fun sessions. Min 5 years, under 8s must be supervised by an adult. No flotation aids permitted and must be able to swim 25 metres unaided.

Intensive Swimming Lessons

Weeks 1,3 and 5 Monday to Thursday

Early Steps 1: 9.15am to 9.45am or 9.45am to 10.15am

Early Steps 2: 9.15am to 9.45am

Cost: £24pp (£20 for swim school children)

Ideal for beginners or children already in our Swim School. These 4 day courses will boost confidence in the water and improve swim technique. Early Steps 1 is aimed at complete beginners and Early Steps 2 is for more confident swimmers who can swim 25m unaided, this course introduces the basics of basic stroke techniques.

Front and Back Crawl Intensive Lessons

Week 1 Monday to Thursday

9.45am to 10.15am, £24 (£20 for swim school children) Ideal for children in Early Steps 3, Goldfish, Angelfish, Shark and Advanced Classes. Perfect these techniques over 4 days and work towards new badges.

Breast stroke and Sidestroke Intensive Lessons

Week 3 Monday to Thursday

9.45am to 10.15am, £24pp (£20 for swim school children).

Ideal for children in Early Steps 3, Goldfish, Angelfish, Shark and Advanced Classes. Perfect your technique over 4 days and work towards new badges.

Butterfly and Tumble Turns Intensive Lessons

Week 5 Tuesday to Friday 

9.45am to 10.15am £24pp (£20 for swim school children) Ideal for children in Goldfish, Angelfish, Shark and Advanced Classes. Perfect your technique over 4 days and work towards new badges.

Family Aquafit Every Week (New!)

12pm to 12.55pm, £4.75. Minimum height 1.25 metres. Open to all the family, children must be able to confidently swim 25 metres. Aquafit is an excellent low impact workout and gives your an excellent workout too. 

Parent and baby swimming classes

Weeks 2 and 4 

9am to 9.30am (0 to18 months) 9.30am to 10am (18 to 36 months) £4.50 per child  Your baby’s first introduction to Swimming is a very special one. These lessons are the perfect way to share this wonderful experience in a safe environment

Rookie Lifeguard Academy Weeks 2 and 4 

9am - 10am, 8 years + £20 Open to very competent swimmers or children in Angelfish, Shark or Advanced classes. Learn the skills relevant to personal survival in the water and how to rescue people in need.

Swimming girl

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