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All you need to know – Everlast Fitness Barnsley

The Peel Centre, Harborough Hill Road, Barnsley S71 1JE

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

Location: Everlast Fitness Barnsley

Parking: Free parking.

Essential information:

  • Important information for swimming at Everlast Fitness during COVID-19 - Please Read here
  • Track and Trace: All non members are required to either scan in using the app or provide their details to the reception as part of the NHS track and Trace system. 
  • Face coverings: While swimming pools aren't specifically mentioned in the list of indoor settings where face coverings are compulsory, we do fall into the category of 'indoor places where social distancing may be difficult and where you will come into contact with people you do not normally meet'. Therefore, we are making it a requirement for all of our customers to wear a face covering except when they are in the pool.
  • Please go to Leisure reception on arrival to sign in / mark the register, you will need a card for the locker
  • Please do not come onto poolside any sooner than 5 minutes before your class to avoid congestion on the poolside
  • Please do not enter the pool unless told to do so by your teacher. We only have access to the sectioned area of the pool, the rest of the pool is for member’s only
  • You will be asked to shower before entering the pool – there are shower’s in the changing rooms NOT CURRENTLY ADVISED DURING COVID-19
  • Strictly no eating or smoking on the premises
  • 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.

  • You can buy one of our great value Starter packs  which contain everything you need for your swim lesson.

  • • You can find lots more useful information about attending our swim classes on our FAQs page

Changing rooms: There are two large changing rooms with showers for males and females, along with a small family changing room, with a changing table and a cot. All have direct access to the pool.

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks use a roped off area, members have use of the rest of the pool.

Access: No Spectators poolside, there is a CCTV camera which links to the television in the cafe. NO SPECTATING CURRENTLY DURING COVID-19

Technical information:

  • Pool temperature: 29-30°C. Wetsuits are recommended for baby’s under the age of 1 year
  • Poolside assistant: We have a poolside assistant at all Baby and Pre-school classes.
  • Depth: 1.2m throughout
  • Maximum class ratios:
    • 8 children/adult pairs:1 teacher (Floaties, Splashers & Kickers)
    • 8 children/adult pairs:1 teacher (Little Dippers & Dippers)
    • 10 ladies : 1 teacher (Aquanatal)

Helping you to make your special time last even longer…that’s the Puddle Ducks’ difference

We like to make life fun and easy for our Puddle Ducks customers so here are some local places we think you and your children may like. You could even meet up before or after the class with your Puddle Ducks classmates.

Closest café

Everlast Barnsley benefits from a café on site.

Closest soft play

The Play Village,  5 Mapplewell Business Park, Blacker Rd, Barnsley S75 6BP

Pirates Cove,  Aldham House Industrial Estate, 23 Mitchell Rd, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 8HA

Playmania Ltd,  Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Rd, Elsecar, Barnsley S74 8HJ

Other local attractions

Elsecar Heritage Centre - Locke Park Park Road, Barnsley S70 1YG

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