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Main Pool & Teaching Pool

The 25m main pool has 8 lanes and provides a great swimming environment to improve fitness and well being. The pool includes diving boards with both 1 metre and 3 metre diving boards for lessons, club training and competitions. The main pool has spectator seating for swimming lessons, swimming galas and diving competitions.

The large teaching pool 15mx10m provides the ideal environment to learn to swim; the centre will offer swimming lessons for all ages and regular parent & toddler swimming sessions throughout the programme.

Swimming is great at any age. Whether you want to improve your technique, get fit, meet new friends, compete or have fun, you're sure to find a pool session that you'll love.

It is even FREE for residents of Waltham Forest who are Under 18, Over 60, Armed Forces staff or People with Disabilities.

All Swimming Classses can be seen on the weekly programme timetable

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Swim For Fitness

If you’re looking for a low-impact way to get fit and healthy, swimming could be the perfect choice. And whatever your fitness levels, age or level of ability, you’re sure to find a session for you at the Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre. Our Swim for Fitness sessions take place in slow, medium and fast lanes, so you can take things at your own pace.

Pool Timetable

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Swim For All

Swim For All is an open public session for people of all ages and abilities to attend.

The pool layout has a big open area for everyone to enjoy.

Don't worry if you still want to swim lengths - 1 to 2 lanes can be be set up for lane swimming.

*Swim Safely Rules Apply

Swim School

Our swim school programme is designed to be flexible and affordable. Our experienced, qualified teachers follow the Amateur Swimming Association's 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, our classes include:

  • One-to-one sessions
  • Under 5s
  • Junior Learn to Swim Lessons
  • Adult lessons
  • And much, much more...

Lessons are delivered on a rolling programme that allows pupils to join at any stage and progress at their own pace. Our lessons operate for 50 weeks of the year with a gap in lessons over the Christmas period.

On your first visit you can collect your child's membership card from reception. You'll also get a free swimming hat from your swimming teacher, which should be worn for every lesson.


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Better Swim Memberships

If it's just swimming that you're interested in, our single activity swimming membership means you'll get unlimited access to swimming.

If you're looking to use the gym and classes too, we offer a wide range of memberships with options to suit every budget. Everything from Pay and Play, to monthly or annual Prepaid memberships. What’s more, we won’t tie you in to a long term contract, giving you greater flexibility.