21/08/2017 Please note at 12.30pm today we experienced a major power cut in the area. Power is now back on and the gym is now reopen again, we are aiming to get the swimming pool back open for 2.30pm and operating as normal, however there maybe some small disruptions to scheduled programming. We thank you in advance for your patience.

Dorchester Sports Centre

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    Swimming timetables

    From inflatable fun and aqua classes to swimming lessons and triathlons there's something for everyone to make a splash this spring.

    Dive in!

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    Dorchester Tri Results 

    A massive well done to everyone that took part in the 5th Dorchester triathlon.




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    Swim Buddy

    Say hello to your new swim buddy - A fitness instructor for the pool offering you more variety and advice on how to achieve your health & fitness goal.

    Find out more 



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    Active Kidz Summer Holiday Programme

    Our action packed Summer Holiday programmes are available to all ages during the summer holidays from 24th July – 1st September Guaranteed to keep boredom at bay!!

    Take a look!


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.

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  • Opening times

    Mon 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Tue 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Wed 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Thur 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Fri 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Sat 6.00am - 10.45pm
    Sun 6.00am - 10.45pm
Next up:

Vibe Cycle
6.00pm - 6.45pm

Activities timetable

Next up:

Just Swim/ Just Lanes
6.00pm - 6.55pm

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 Home Portal


Wellness Works

This membership has been specifically designed for individuals that have been referred by their doctor, health professional or have an pre-existing health/medical condition. Perfect for anyone seeking extra support and guidance. Membership starts from £23 per month and restrictions apply. 

Prices and more info

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