Shipley Pool and Gym

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The district's flagship pool hosts a huge range of swimming lessons and is the district's principal competition pool, having recently been recognised by the Amateur Swimming Association as a centre of world class diving excellence.

  • 25m x 13m double shallow ended pool
  • Diving pool with 2 high boards and 2 springboards
  • Teaching pool
  • Changing villages
  • Spectator accommodation for all three pools
  • Ramped access and customer lift
  • Vending area

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All bookings should be made and paid for in advance.

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Interested in joining one of our Club Active gyms?

We have a range of memberships available. Our Premium membership allows you to use any facility including classes and swim sessions. The membership is available on a non-contract basis payable by monthly direct debit.

Premium  £29.95 per month. Ready to commit? Pay for a full year and receive 2 months free of charge. £299.50.

Our Active membership is available for Bradford Leisure Card holders, young people aged 16 or 17 as well as those aged 60+.

Monthly fees are £23.95 paid by direct debit or a 12 month membership for £239.50.

To join, please click the link below and complete the online form. A member of our team will contact you to confirm everything is in place.

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For swimming, the reception will close half an hour before each session finishes.

For the gym, the last admission is 1 hour before the gym closes.

For changes to these opening times, for example over Christmas, please see our bank holidays page.


Activity Price
Adult swim £6.45
Adult swim with Bradford Leisure Card  £3.20
Junior swim £3.35
Junior swim with Bradford Leisure Card £1.75
Senior swim £3.35

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Contact details

Alexandra Road
BD18 3ER

Phone : 01274 437162

Location: From Bradford City Centre follow the A650 Keighley Road, turn right onto St. Paul's Road. Car parking on the right behind the pool.