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Strood Sports Centre is open.

You must book all activities in advance. 

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Pool opening hours are different during term time to school holidays.

View the school term dates

Opening hours Monday to Friday 6.30am to 9pm, Saturday and Sunday 7.30am to 6pm

Term time

  • 6.15 to 7.15am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 12pm - school
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - member lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - swimming lessons
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - casual lane swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - swim club

Term time

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - casual lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - member lane swim
  • 10am to 11am - aqua
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - private school swim
  • 1pm to 2pm - school
  • 2.30pm to 3.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - swimming lessons
  • 6.30pm to 7.30pm - aqua
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - private club swim

Term time

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 12pm - school
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - member lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - swimming lessons
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - member lane swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - swim club

Term time

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - casual lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - member lane swim
  • 9.30am to 12pm - school
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - member lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - swimming lessons
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - casual lane swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - member lane swim

Term time

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 12pm - school
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - member lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - swimming lessons
  • 6.30pm to 8.45pm - swim club

Term time

  • 7.30am to 8.30am - casual lane swim
  • 9am to 11am - swimming lessons
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - member lane swim
  • 1pm to 2pm - family swim
  • 3pm to 5.30pm - club hire

Term time

  • 7.30am to 8.30am - member lane swim
  • 9am to 11am - swimming lessons
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - family lane swim plus teaching pool
  • 1pm to 2pm - casual lane swim
  • 2.30pm to 3.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 5.30pm - club hire

Half term timetable

Half term times

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 10.30am - family swim
  • 11am to 12pm - casual swim
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - member lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - crash courses
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - casual swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - casual lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - member lane swim
  • 10am to 11am - aqua
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - member lane swim
  • 1pm to 2pm - family swim
  • 2.30pm to 3.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - crash courses
  • 6.30pm to 7.30pm - AquaFit
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 10.30am - family swim
  • 11am to 12pm - casual lane swim
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - member lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - casual lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - crash courses
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - member lane swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - casual lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - member lane swim
  • 9.30am to 10.30am - family swim
  • 11am to 12pm - member lane swim
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - member lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - crash courses
  • 6.15pm to 7.15pm - casual lane swim
  • 7.45pm to 8.45pm - private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 6.30am to 7.30am - member lane swim
  • 8am to 9am - casual lane swim
  • 9.30am to 10.30am - family swim
  • 11am to 12pm - member lane swim
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm - casual lane swim
  • 2pm to 3pm - member lane swim
  • 4pm to 6pm - crash courses
  • 6.30pm to 8.45pm - private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 7.30am 8.30am - casual lane swim
  • 9am to 10am - family swim
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - member lane swim
  • 1pm to 2pm - family swim
  • 3pm to 5.30pm -private hire swim club

Half term times

  • 7.30am 8.30am - member lane swim
  • 9.30am to 10.30am - casual swim
  • 11.30am to 12.30pm - family lane swim
  • 1pm to 2pm - family swim
  • 2.30pm to 3.30pm - member lane swim
  • 4.00 to 5.30 - private hire swim club

Further information 

  • all sessions must be pre booked before you arrive 
  • member lane swim is for all monthly and annual paying members 
  • casual lane swim is open to members and non members

Family sessions

Free swimming sessions for under 16s will return to our sports centres from Saturday 12 September.
 
Family sessions will be on Saturdays and Sundays at Medway Park, Strood and Hoo Sports Centre. Free swimming cards can be used for these sessions.

The Strood sessions will be:

  • Saturday 1pm to 2pm
  • Sunday 11.30am to 12.30pm

The sessions will need to be booked in advance, even if using a free swimming card, by phoning the centre on 01634 333 933.

Social distancing will mean the number of spaces will be limited. You can book a session up to three days before your visit.
 
Every child/young person will need to be accompanied by a swimming adult.

The child to adult ratios are:

  • one adult for every two children under five
  • one adult for every three children between five and eight
  • one adult for every five children over eight

Only over 8s and able swimmers can use the family lane and must be accompanied by at least 1 adult, as participants will be required to swim lengths.

Swimming prices

Prices stated below include the centre day admission fee. If you have an annual centre admission pass the day admission fee will be deducted from this price.

  • Adult: £6.10
  • Under 16s: £4.10
  • Over 60s: £4.10
  • School: £2.80 per pupil (day admission fee does not apply)
  • Disability swim: £4.60
  • Book of 12 sessions: £36

View our membership options

Cancellation policy

Any online booking can be cancelled online if you can no longer attend, refunds will not be offered.
 
If you have not booked online and wish to cancel a session you need to give 24 hours notice so we have opportunity to re sell the space. On the day cancellation cannot be refunded unless we are able to resell that space.
 
If you do not show for a booking we will operate a policy of 3 no shows within 1 month = 1 month online booking ban.
 
You must book your activity in advance.

Private lane and pool hire

Schools, parties and clubs can hire lanes or the pool be emailing leisure@medway.gov.uk

Terms and conditions

Times and sessions are correct at the time of publication.

All sessions are subject to availability and may change at short notice.

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