Activities at Edenbridge

Re-opening safely

Gym, Swim, Classes and Sport

We are currently open for gym workouts, swim sessions, swim lessons, fitness classes and sport.

Select your activity to learn more

BOOKING

All activities must currently be booked in advance so that we can manage maximum numbers within the centres

We are accepting new members! Please visit the centre to join

Pre-book your workout sessions online. Between each session, we will be closing the gym for thorough cleaning and sanitising.

Gym rules:

  • Sanitize hands before entry
  • Please train alone. Spotting will not be permitted
  • Customers must maintain a 2 metre social distancing
  • Gym showers, hand dryers and hairdryers will all be currently unavailable
  • Customers will be limited to 20 minutes per piece of cardio equipment
  • Weights machines including cables will be limited a maximum of 10 minutes
  • Equipment is not to be shared
  • All equipment used must be cleaned immediately after use
  • Check in for your booking on time (do not arrive early or late)
  • Once your booking time has finished you must leave promptly via the designated exits
  • You must book in advance for your gym session
  • Keep left when moving around the gym and follow directional signage where available
  • Previous gym etiquette rules still apply
  • No bags or personal belongings will be allowed in the gym
  • Deadlifts will not be permitted until further notice

Lane swimming:

  • The main pool will be divided into lanes of fast, medium and slow
  • Lane swimming is open to children age 8+
  • Backstroke is prohibitied

Family swimming:

  • Family swim sessions will be available in the main pool and the teaching pool
  • The teaching pool will be limited to two families at one time
  • The main pool will be limited to 7 families at one time
  • A family is a maximum of 4 people including at least one adult
  • Standard under 8s rules apply

70+

  • Swim session for the over 70s
  • Vulnerable adults also welcome

Express swim

  • Adults only 30 minute lane swim

Changing and showering:

  • Changing booths will be available
  • Lockers will not be available
  • Limited showers will be available post-swim
  • Please arrive wearing your costume and exit the centre promptly via designated exits once your session has ended

Under 8s swim rules:

During family swimming, children under the age of 8 must be accompanied into the water by a responsible adult over 16 years old. There must be:

–  a minimum of one adult to two children where children are 4 years or younger

–  maximum of three children to one adult where at least two children are over 4 but under 8 years of age

Children under 8 are not permitted to attend lane swimming.

POOL RULES:

Entry

  • Check online or contact us directly for timetable, user guidance and booking instructions
  • Beach-style turn up and swim. Arrive wearing your costume underneath clothes. Changing rooms will be available
  • We encourage swimmers to shower directly before leaving home. Showers will not be available at the pool prior to swimming
  • Showers will be available in the communal area for a post-swim shower. Showers in the toilet areas will not be in operation due to social distancing rules
  • Please follow directional signage when entering and exiting the changing village and pools
  • Use hand sanitiser/wash stations wherever made available
  • Please keep an eye on your booking times. Times will not be extended
  • Hairdryers and hand dryers will not be available

In the pool

  • Choose your lane using the fast, medium and slow signs and by watching those already swimming. Please do not overtake whilst swimming. Before pushing off at each turn, check to see if anyone faster is approaching
  • Allow faster swimmers to pass you at the end of each length. Move to the edge of the lane and turn your head away
  • If you are continually being passed please consider moving to a slower lane
  • If you change to a slower stroke as part of your session, think about moving lanes
  • When stopping to rest or catching your breath, please be mindful that others are still using the lane. Keep yourself to the edge of the lane allowing others to turn at the wall, turning your head away and allowing others to maintain social distancing measures
  • If using equipment such as kick boards or pull buoys, consider moving to a slower lane temporarily so you do not hinder others swimming full strokes
  • Please follow the directional signs and move across to the appropriate side of the lane for each length
  • Always attempt to maintain appropriate social distance between yourself and another swimmer
  • Do not stop to chat. The lifeguards will be vigilant in stopping conversations
  • Stay hydrated by bringing your own full water bottle onto poolside during your swim
  • Pool equipment will not be available. This will include, floats, kickboards and noodles. Please bring your own if you wish to use and ensure it is clean and identifiable as your own. The use of snorkels is prohibited at present
  • People of different standards and abilities will use the pool. Please respect their right to enjoy their swim
  • Do not make physical contact with other participants
  • Lifeguards are here for everyone’s safety. If they ask you to adhere to the above guidance, your cooperation will be appreciated. Failure to respect guidelines may result in your being asked to leave the pool
  • When your booked session ends, you will be asked to leave the pool by the lifeguard sounding a sharp whistle blast. Please leave the promptly via the designated route. Pools will need to be promptly reset, cleaned and ready for the next session

Leaving the pool

  • Please follow directional signage when exiting the pools
  • Showers will be available in the communal area for a post swim shower. Please be mindful of other users who will also wish to shower, by limiting your showering time
  • Spend as little time as possible in the changing rooms and follow our guidance on maintaining safe levels of distance
  • Take all of your belongings with you

 

Please note: We are working to ensure the pool water is effective against killing the virus. The pool water therefore has higher chlorine content than usual, as advised by PWTAG

Pool Programme

Classes are back!

Class safety

• We allow at least 9m squared per person
• 2m squared boxes are marked to ensure distancing
• Each class has a maximum number of bookings
• We allow time between each class to avoid cross-over
• Sanitizer is available in all class venues
• A one-way system has been implemented
We ask that users:
• Wipe down equipment before and after use
• Maintain 2m social distancing
• Use the sanitizer
• Follow our guidelines including the one-way system
• Stay home if you have symptoms
• Get regular COVID tests
Class programme

Our courts are available to book for the following sports:

  • Basketball
  • Table tennis
  • Martial arts

Our all-weather pitch is also available.

Learn more

Last updated: 08/06/21