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Please note that on Sunday 15 April there will be no public swimming between 11:30am - 1.30pm due to a swimming gala. 

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Swimming at Penlan

Make a splash! There is plenty of choice at Penlan when it comes to swimming.

Grab your goggles and get swimming at Penlan Leisure Centre. Our 25 metre pool has eight lanes and accommodates a variety of aquatic activities including public swimming, aqua-aerobics, lifesaving skills and swimming lessons.  Penlan swimming pool

Swimming Session Prices

  • Standard £3.60
  • Concessions £2.70
  • PTL £1.80
  • Members Free

Please note pool entry policy: Children must be accompanied into the pool according to the following ratios:

  • Children aged under 4yrs need one adult to supervise one child
  • Children aged 4-7yrs need one adult to supervise two children
  • Children over 8yrs are able to use the pool unaccompanied.

An adult is considered to be a person aged 16 years and over - the responsible adult should keep the children within eye contact at all times. This policy is aimed at providing a safe and enjoyable environment at all times.

Free swimming for under 16s
The City and County of Swansea currently offer FREE swimming sessions for under 16's throughout the holidays. Children need to be registered for the scheme, but this is done by completing a simple form at the centre. For session times, take a look at the holiday programmes.

Over 60s free swimming
Free swimming is offered for over 60s in pools thanks to funding from the Welsh Government. To register for over 60s swimming in Swansea, all you need to do is go to your local pool, fill out a form and show proof of age (bus passes are not classed as proof of age).

Swimming lessons
Adults - Adult swimming lessons are fun, enjoyable and structured to enable the individual swimmer to work at his/her own pace.
Beginners - We provide lessons for beginners, to improve confidence and install the foundations of swimming.
Improvers - We also offer swimming lessons for those who can already swim but want to improve their swimming technique, or learn new strokes.
Private lessons - Available daytime, weekday evenings and weekends. A team of fully qualified experienced teachers available to tutor individuals or small groups.

For further information on swimming please contact swimming co-ordinator, Dave Osborne

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