Weekly classes and after school clubs for children aged 5 to 12 in Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole and Surrounding Areas.

Please contact us here if you’d like to list your class.

Puddle Ducks Poole

Baby and pre-school swimming classes for children aged 0-4 years. Also Swim Academy classes for school-aged children (4-10 years) and Aquanatal classes for mums-to-be.

Classes in and around Bournemouth, Poole, Blandford, Wimborne, West Moors, Christchurch, New Milton and surrounding areas in Dorset and the New Forest.

For more information contact Jane on 01202674676. 

Two Riversmeet Leisure Centre

Two Riversmeet Leisure Centre, Christchurch BH23 1HW.

A leisure centre in Christchurch where everyone can get active. Some of the facilities available include gym, swimming, football, golf, foot golf, cycling, squash and more.

Phone number: 01202 477987.

Aqua-Babe Broadstone Poole

Swimming lessons for babies, toddlers and children in Poole and surrounding areas. Progressive lessons structured to best suit your baby or child’s needs. The main focus is on having fun, as this inspires the baby or child to learn through play.

For further information contact  (07707) 617634.

BH Live Active – Corfe Mullen

13 Wareham Rd, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne BH21 3JU.

Creche facilities, kids soft play zone, 23-meter pool, QUAD and MyZone functional fitness zone, gym and fitness group lessons, spin studio, spa, steam and treatment rooms, tennis courts and much more. We also host birthday parties.

Phone number: 01202 055505.

BH Live Active Littledown

Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX.

BH Live Active, Littledown offers a state-of-the-art gym, two swimming pools, a range of classes and more. Membership and pay as you go options available.

Phone number: 01202 055500.

BH Live Active Poole

Swimming lessons for all ages in Dorset. We aim to provide swimmers with a high level of water confidence, swimming techniques and general water skills. All lessons designed to mix education and safety while following the Swim England National Plan. Lessons start from 4 months with early years sessions and continue through school to adults.

For further information contact 01202 055550.

Everyone Active Leisure Center Poole

Leisure centres in Poole, accessible to everyone. Enjoy a wide range of activities, from swimming lessons, gym classes, kids activities and various sports. You are guaranteed to find something to suit your needs.

Centres in Poole

  • Poole (Dolphin) Leisure Centre. Kingland Road, Poole BH15 1TN. 01202 677217.
  • Ashdown Leisure Centre. Adastral Road, Canford Heath, Poole BH17 8RE. 0120 260 4224.
  • Rossmore Leisure Centre. Herbert Avenue, Parkstone, Poole BH12 4HR.  01202 738787.

Birthday parties available.

Individuality Swimming

Swimming lessons in Poole for everyone, no matter what your age or ability. Parent and baby classes, aqua sensory for babies, small group swimming lessons, one-to-one swimming lessons and more.

For further information contact 07900 058 395.


Junction Swimming Academy

5.45pm – 6.45pm Thursdays.

Lifesaving skills introduced in a fun and structured atmosphere, for all 8 + years. Get involved in exciting new aquatic activities and develop First Aid & CPR, Survival and Rescue Skills, Ocean Awareness, Health & wellbeing, Lifesaving Skills, Plus  Missions, Fun Games and challenges.


BH Live Active – Littledown Bournemouth

BH Live Active Littledown, Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX.

Littledown is an award-winning leisure centre where people can get active. Local families can enjoy the gym, crèche, activities for under 5’s, swimming lessons, after school activities and much more.

Other highlights include:

  • Littledown Juniors Football
  • ALTITUDE High Ropes
  • Kids Parties

For further information contact 01202 055500.

QE Leisure Centre

Blandford Rd, Wimborne, BH21 4DT.

Located in Wimborne, Queen Elizabeth Leisure Centre is a large family-friendly facility offering a wide range of activities, from swimming, gym, sauna and steam room, climbing wall and more.

Phone number: 01202 888208.

Super Swimmers

Swimming lessons for babies and toddlers in Poole. An STA qualified teacher will guide you in how to confidently handle your child through their first stages in the water, using song and constructive play. When your child is old enough, they can progress to toddler lessons, where they continue to learn while having fun.

For more information e-mail superswimmers@hotmail.com.

Swim with Style Poole

Swimming lessons for babies and pre-schoolers (accompanied by parent/carer), children and adults in Poole and surrounding areas. Individual and small group lessons available. Suitable for nervous beginners.
For further information contact Claire on 07902 114103.

Swimming for life

Swimming Classes for ages 3 upwards, and 1-1 Adult lessons.

For further information call 07716 542670.