Swimming at Medway Park

Swimming is a great way of
improving health and fitness

Why not take the
plunge today?

Swimming lessons

Medway Park offers swimming facilities for all. Alongside the pools is a tiered seating area for spectators of recreational swim and competitive events.

Free swimming for Under 16s using the city card is available for all sports centre sessions marked Public Swimming and Free Swimming. Please note, all other sessions are chargeable. Apply for yours today.

Facilities include:

  • a 25-metre six-lane swimming pool;
  • a segregated shallow section;
  • a warm water teaching pool;
  • a diving pool;
  • a new state-of-the-art timing system;
  • newly-refurbished and accessible changing facilities.

Check the Swimming timetable for information.

Check the Diving Pool and Teaching Pool session avalability

Medway Park is home of the Black Lion Swimming Club.

Swimming prices

Prices of swimming at Medway Park from April 1 2016. You can either pay as you go, buy a block of sessions or become a member of Medway swimming pools.

There is a saving on all prices if you are a member of Medway Park.

Swimming Member of Medway Park Non-member of Medway Park
Adult £3.30 £5.30
Junior (under 16, during public casual sessions) £2.10 £3.60
Senior (over 60, during public casual sessions) £2.40 £3.20
School swim £2.60 £2.60
Under three years old (during public casual sessions) Free Free
Three to five years old (during public casual sessions) £1.50 or free with Medway City Card £2.90 or free with Medway City Card
Senior Sports (over 60s) £3.20 £4.70
Sixty plus swimmers (swimmer aged over-60) £2.10 or free with Medway City Card £3.60 or free with Medway City Card
Badminton (60 minutes) Peak £8.80 Off-peak £6.55
Squash (40 minutes) Peak £7.50 Off-peak £5.90
*Non membership admission: £2.00   -   Equipment hire is now £2.50    

Swimming membership

Swimming membership costs £17.90 per month and entitles you to unlimited swimming during public sessions.  This membership allows you to use the following Medway leisure pools: Medway Park, Strood Leisure Centre, Hoo Pools, Splashes Leisure Pool. 

Membership is for a minimum period of 12 months and is on an individual basis only.

If you are interested in becoming a Medway Park member please visit the membership and prices page.

Discover Medway Park

At Medway Park there is something for everyone. Find out what's on offer below or check out the Medway Park video.

Fitness suite Swimming at Medway Park Racquet Sports Track and Field Café and Bar Specialist disciplines
Health and fitness suite

Fitness suite
An extensive fitness suite is open at Medway Park. A free-weights room, state-of-the-art gym equipment and a range of classes will take your workout to the next level.
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Swimming at Medway Park

Swimming at Medway Park
Swimming is a great way of improving health and fitness. Medway Park offers a 25m indoor pool, a teaching pool, a diving pool and fully qualified ASA instructors - whatever your level, take the plunge today.

Racquet Sports

Racquet Sports
Improving fitness and flexibility, racquet sports are a fun way to shape up. The sports hall and squash courts offer fantastic facilities and league opportunities.
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Track and Field

Track and Field
Medway Park has athletics facilities including an eight-lane track, offering unrivalled training facilities for athletes of all abilities.
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Café and bar

Café and bar
Treat yourself after your workout with a refreshing drink at the sports café. Sit back, relax and watch local athletes in training from your perfect viewpoint.
Discover the café and bar

Specialist disciplines

Specialist disciplines
Medway Park currently offers a Judo Centre of international standard and
the Jumpers Rebound Centre which houses the world's largest trampolining club.
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Getting to Medway Park

Getting to Medway Park

Find out how to get to Medway Park whether by car, train or bus.

Medway Park map and directions

Swimming

Swimming at Medway Park

Take the plunge at Medway Park today!

Medway Park offers free swimming to under-11s and over-60s

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