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ABINGDON Radley College Sports Centre

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ABINGDON Radley College Sports Centre

Radley College Sports Centre, Radley College, Kennington Road, Radley, Abingdon, Oxon, OX14 2HR

If your child is under 10 weeks old, please do contact the office team on 01666 577 377 to discuss the best time to start lessons at this pool. 

We can’t wait to welcome you to Puddle Ducks at Radley College Sports Centre – in the meantime, here’s some information that we hope you find useful. Have a splashtastic time!

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Parking: There is plenty of parking at this venue outside the Sports Centre in the car park. 

Essential Information: 

  • Please note that there is a separate entrance to the Sports Centre – it is not through the main entrance to Radley College. The entrance is on the left before you reach the main college entrance.
  • The changing rooms are in through the main double doors, turn right so the pool is in front of you and turn right again and follow the corridor.  The changing rooms are on the left.
  • A well-fitting neoprene swim nappy must be worn with a disposable swim nappy or one of our environmentally friendly NappyWraps & Liners underneath if your child is in Floaties, Splashers or Kickers and in other programmes if they are not potty/toilet trained. Why not buy one of our great value Starter Packs which contain everything you need for your swim lesson?
  • All Swim Academy children must wear swim hats in the pool. You can find these plus our range of goggles and other Swim Accessories here.
  • You can find lots more useful information about attending our swim classes on our FAQs page.

Changing rooms: Large communal changing rooms with cubicles and separate male and female changing areas.  There are no nappy bins available at the premises so please take your used nappies with you.

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks have exclusive use of the pool during lessons.

Access: Spectators are allowed to sit on poolside (so you may need to tell them to bring a towel).

Poolside assistant: There is no Poolside Assistant as this pool has a lifeguard. 

Technical information: Depth: 0.9m to 3.5m (in the dive pit).


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