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Update on ongoing disruption

Read our update to residents on some of the current issues being faced by our Sport and Leisure team that has resulted in some facilities being closed.

User guide

Outdoor pool

The outdoor pool is 33m in length and the water is temperature is maintained at 24 degrees.

Timed swim sessions are still in place for accessing the pool. Please view the outdoor pool programme below for session times.

Users can book up to seven days in advance, via the LBRUT Sports App, online bookings website, by telephone on 020 3772 2999, or in person at the centre. Due to high demand we strongly recommend that all users pre book their swim session.

Please check availability in advance if you wish to swim on the day to avoid disappointment.

Multiple household bookings can only be made on the website booking portal and cannot be made on the LBRUT Sports App.

Outdoor pool timetable

View pool timetables:

As we move to our summer timetable and open the outdoor grounds, lane swimming within the outdoor pool will only be available at the following times:

  • Monday to Friday: 6.30am, 7.30am and 8.30am
  • Saturday and Sunday: 7.30am and 8.30am

Additional lane swimming and general swimming slots will be available in the indoor pool during this time.

Grounds opening

The outdoor areas and grounds at Pools on the Park will open from Thursday 21 July 2022 for the summer. View more information.

To allow the grounds to open, there will be some amendments to the term time outdoor pool programme, please check the LBRUT Sports App for the most recent updates and programme changes.

There will also be some amendments to the way in which users can access the grounds when they are open, further details will be provided on this page nearer the time and also on the LBRUT Sports App and Pools on the Park Social Media Accounts.

Main pool

The main pool is 33m in length and the water temperature is maintained at 28 degrees.

Timed swim sessions are still in place for accessing the pool. Please view the main pool programme below for session times.

Users can book up to seven days in advance, via the LBRUT Sports App, online bookings website, by telephone on 020 3772 2999, or in person at the centre. Due to high demand we strongly recommend that all users pre book their swim session.

Please check availability in advance if you wish to swim on the day to avoid disappointment.

View pool timetables:

Teaching pool 

The teaching pool water temperature is maintained at 31 degrees.

Timed swim sessions are still in place for accessing the pool. Please view the teaching pool programme below for session times.

Users can book up to 10 days in advance for family swims in the teaching pool via the online bookings website, by telephone on 020 3772 2999, or in person at the centre. Due to high demand we strongly recommend that all users pre book their swim session.

Please check availability in advance if you wish to swim on the day to avoid disappointment.

Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied in the water at all times by a responsible adult. View our child admission policy (pdf, 196 KB) for ratios.

View pool timetables:

Gym

You need to have completed a Pre-Exercise Questionnaire and attended an induction session prior to using the gym. Please email leisure@richmond.gov.uk if you would like to book an induction.

Pre-booking is no longer required.

The gym is open as follows:

  • Monday to Friday 6.30am to 9.45pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 7am to 8.45pm

Last entry is 30 minutes before closing time.

Pools on the Park Studio

Pre-booking is no longer required.

View the Studio programme (pdf, 54 KB) - valid from 1 March 2022

Indoor cycling classes

All classes are 45 minutes long and will be held in the Marquee and must be accessed via the side gate next to the café.

Updated: 15 July 2022

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