Swimming has many benefits, not only being a great form of exercise but also reducing impact on the joints.

Coronavirus update

Some of the activities on this page may be returning as part of the road map out of lockdown.  Please check with the provider of your chosen activity.  Visit Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance and support – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) for the latest Covid 19 guidelines. 

Swimming sessions

Swimming pools at all South Gloucestershire Active Centres are open daily for public swimming. In addition the below over 60s sessions are offered at the following Active centres:

  • Kingswood Active Lifestyle Centre BS16 4RH: 60+ Lane Swimming: Tuesday: 10:30am – 11:25am and Thursday 10:30am – 11:25am
  • Longwell Green Active Lifestyle Centre BS15 9LA: 60+ Lane Swimming: Friday: 10:00am – 11:00am

Call 0300 333 0300 or go to the Active Centres website https://activecentres.org/facilities/swimming/

Active Centre swimming pools

The following over 50s session is offered at Filton Leisure centre:

  • Filton Sports & Leisure Centre BS34 7PS: 50+ swimming. Call 01454 866686 or go to the Filton leisure centre website
Filton Leisure Centre

Please be advised that there are costs to attend these sessions.

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