Kirklees Active Leisure has nine swimming pools across Kirklees, these include Batley Baths, Batley Sports & Tennis Centre, Colne Valley Leisure Centre, Dewsbury Sports Centre, Holmfirth Pool & Fitness Centre, Huddersfield Sports Centre, Scissett Baths & Fitness Centre, Spenborough Pool and Stadium Health & Fitness Complex.
Our aim is to get Kirklees swimming and into our pools. Swimming is great fun but it’s also a great way to get into shape. We offer a huge programme of swimming activities from fun swims for children and families, to aqua classes through to swimming lessons for children and adults, we even run life guard courses so if you are looking for a new career look out for these.
In November 2013 KAL were award the National Kellog's Swimtastic Award for Facility Operations. This is a huge achievement and was awarded for high quality delivery, growth in participation, supporting and increasing workforce opportunities, quality assurance, providing a swimmer pathway, marketing initiatives and supporting talented swimmers through development. Read more.
We now run Swim Crash Courses during the holiday periods. Availability, age groups and dates vary by centre but it’s a great way for your children to learn to swim and have fun in the holiday periods. Our Swim Crash Courses follow the National Plan for Teaching Swimming. For availability please call into your local KAL Pool.
We produce an annual swim newsletter. The aim of the newsletters is to keep parents up to date with all the latest developments in our aquatics programme.