03/10/2015 Main Pool will be closed to the public from 12:30-18:00 due to the Lions Club Annual Swimarathon. 04/10/2015 Three lanes of the main pool will be closed to the public between 9:00-13:00 due to the Lions Club Annual Swimarathon.

Dorchester Sports Centre

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    Dig out those sweat bands, spandex and leg warmers this October and retrocise your exercise.

    Step Back In Time

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    Swim Timetable

    Dorchester's swimming pool is always flooded with fun activities for the whole family, from Inflatafun to Rookie Lifeguards.

    Dive in!  

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    Holiday Activities                   

    Keep your little horrors busy this October with our half term play scheme.

    Join in the fun!



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    Oceans 7 

    7 consecutive channel swims to raise money for our Charity Partner the Wooden Spoon.

    How can I help?


Dorchester Sports Centre provides a first-class swimming and fitness facility (a service provided by West Dorset District Council.)

The sports centre boasts a 50 station fitness studio (Gym) with state of the art equipment, a dance studio - offering a huge range of group exercise classes, a 3G sports pitch - perfect for football training or matches and fantastic new sports hall. In addition the centre also offers a 25 metre, 6 lane swimming pool and learner pool with a spacious viewing balcony, making it the ideal venue to watch your little ones swimming lessons or gala events.

  • Opening times

    Mon 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Tue 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Wed 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Thur 8.00am - 10.45pm
    Fri 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Sat 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Sun 6.00am - 10.45pm

Next up:

Sprint Spin
Mon 5th 7.00am - 7.25am

Activities timetable

Next up:

Masters Swim
Mon 5th 8.30pm - 10.00pm

Swimming timetable


Do you want to track your child's swimming progress online? 

Now you can with the new Learn 2 Home Portal 

Take me to Learn 2


Reach your potential

We're always on the look out for talented individuals to teach a range of exercise classes from Zumba and Spinning to Pilates and Yoga!

Join the team

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