Swimming is a great way to have fun and get healthy, whatever your age or level of ability.

At Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre we offer a fantastic eight lane, competition swimming pool. Along with a 25m 6 lane recreation pool and a activity pool which has diving boards and movable floor.

We offer parent -and - child swim sessions and more. Which means when it comes to developing your skills, teaching your child, holding birthday parties or just having fun, there's never been a better time to take the plunge.



At Better, we believe that swimming should be fun and exciting for all the family. That's why you'll find a wide range of fun swim sessions at Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre.

From parents & baby sessions and fun swims to public diving sessions there's something to make swimming fun for kids of all ages - and mum and dad too!



If you're looking for a low-impact way to get fit and healthy, swimming could be the perfect choice. And whatever your fitness level, age or ability, you're sure find a session for you at Barnet Copthall Leisure Centre.

Lanes are divided into slow, medium or fast and managed by the lifeguards on duty to ensure you have a pleasant swim.



Better swim school teaches more than 90,000 swimmers throughout the UK, and teaches over 4,000 swimmers across 3, facilities in Barnet.

Our Better Swim School program is desinged to flexiable and affordable. Our experienced, qualified teachers follow the Amateur Swimming Association national 'learn to swim' teaching plan. We support all swimmers to progress and take the plunge, whatever their level of ability. Suitable for all age groups.

  • One - to - one lessons
  • Junior learn to swim lessons
  • Under 5's
  • Adult lessons
  • And much more....
  • On your first visit, you can collect your membership card from reception. You'll also get a free swimming hat from your teacher, that must be worn throughout your lesson. Don’t forget to collect your badge and certificate once you have completed your stage.