Sunderland Aquatic Centre


Sunderland's newest and most ambitious regeneration project Sunderland Aquatic Centre opened to the public on 18 April 2008. This is the regions first 50m pool and the only facility of it's type between Leeds and Edinburgh.

The centre is open to everyone and there is a full programme of fun family sessions, 'learn to swim', 'aquafit' classes, diving courses, parent & toddler sessions, and many others. The centre has been developed by Sunderland City Council with support from partners and will feature the regions first 10 lane 50m pool, a diving pool, 2 wellness exercise studios, a split-level Wellness Centre, cardio-cycle zone, kinesis zone and free-weights zone. The centre is there for everyone to use from beginners to young athletes and those who simply want to splash about in a big pool!

Facilities include:

50m swimming pool
Diving pool
Recreational swimming programme
Learn to swim programme
School swimming programme
Sunderland Aquatic Wellness Centre
Wellness Exercise Classes
Kinesis zone
Cardio cycle zone
Fit for fun (Young person's exercise classes)
Aquafit classes

Opening Times

2020 (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)



Guide Prices

Concession Gym, Swim & Classes Membership: £21 per month

Adult Gym, Swim & Classes Membership: £36 per month

Junior Gym, Swim & Classes: £16.50 per month

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Located next to the Stadium of Light on the A1290.

Public Transport Directions

Buses 56, 35, 3, 13, 4 or Metro to St Peter's Metro Station then 10 min walk

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