Ironmonger Row Baths staff and members are taking part in a Swimathon to raise money for Sport Relief 2016.


Better the UK’s largest network of public gyms and leisure centres – is continuing its fundraising efforts for Sport Relief 2016 with the members of Ironmonger Row Baths in Islington committing to a swimathon event on 19th and 20th March 2016 to raise cash for Sport Relief.

Better is the official health and fitness partner of Sport Relief 2016 and is inviting everyone across the UK to head down to their local Better leisure centre and join in the fun, with all funds raised going towards the £500,000 #TeamBetter pledge total.

General Manager James McNulty, said, “All staff at Ironmonger Row Baths are proud to present the Swimathon.


“We’re inviting our members, staff and local residents to do themselves proud this Sport Relief and join Team Better to be part of the biggest fundraiser we’ve ever attempted. Team Better’s partnership with Sport Relief will help people living incredibly tough lives here in the UK and across the world’s poorest communities.”                                                                                                                                      


As part of the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games, taking place Friday 18th – Sunday 20th March, Ironmonger row baths will be hosting the Swimathon. In preparation, the public are invited to head down to the centre in the coming weeks, where Better staff will be on hand to offer training tips and advice ahead of the Sport Relief weekend. To sign-up to the Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games and for more information about Sport Relief visit:


To find out how to join in, raise money and change lives, visit: or call in to your local Better Leisure Centre.