Bin collections and opening times: View our bin collection arrangements over the Christmas and New Year period along with leisure centre and Town Hall opening times.

Arc swimming pools timetable

During school holiday periods and other public holidays, the pool timetable is subject to change.

Pool Programmes

Arc Leisure Centre - main pool

PDF versions of the main pool and teaching pool programmes are available below:

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Sunday

Monday

Time Main pool Teaching pool
0630-0700 Early bird Swim club
0700-0730
0730-0800 Lane swimming
0800-0830 Public swim
0830-0900
0900-0930
0930-1000 50+ swim Parent & toddler
(Finishes at 11:15)
1000-1030
1030-1100  
1100-1130 50+ Aqua fit
1130-1200 Toddler Lessons
1200-1230 Lane swimming
1230-1300 Public swim
1300-1330
1330-1400 School lessons Learn to swim 
programme
1400-1430 Public swim
1430-1500
1500-1530 Lane swimming
1530-1600
1600-1630 Learn to swim
programme
1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830 Aqua fit Public swim
1830-1900
1900-1930 Swim fit
1930-2000
2000-2030 Canoe club
2030-2100
2100-2130 Adults only Lane swim
2130-2145

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Tuesday

Time Main pool Teaching pool
0630-0700 Early bird Lane swimming  
0700-0730
0730-0800
0800-0830 Public swim
0830-0900
0900-0930
0930-1000
1000-1030
1030-1100
1100-1130 Rehabilitation
1130-1200
1200:1230 Public swim Toddler
lessons
1230-1300
1300-1330 Public swim
1330-1400 School lessons Learn to swim
programme
1400-1430
1430-1500
1500-1530
1530-1600 Learn to swim
programme
1600-1630
1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830  Public swimming Swim club
1830-1900
Swim club
1900-1930
1930-2000
2000-2030
Adults only
2030-2100
2100-2130 Lane swim
2130-2145

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Wednesday

Time Main pool Teaching pool
0630-0700   Swim club  
0700-0730
0730-0800 Aqua fit deep
0800-0830 Public swim
0830-0900 Lane swimming
0900-0930
0930-1000 School lessons School lessons
1000-1030
1030-1100
1100-1130
1130-1200 Lane swimming
1200:1230 Public swim
Parent baby
lessons
1230-1300
1300-1330 Lean to swim
programme
1330-1400 School lessons
1400-1430
1430-1500
1500-1530
1530-1600 Public swimming
1600-1630 Learn to swim
programme


1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830 Adult lane
swimming
(ends at 1945)
Swim club
1830-1900
1900-1930
1930-2000
2000-2030 Water polo
2030-2100
2100-2130 Adults only
2130-2145

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Thursday

Time Main pool Training pool
0630-0700 Early bird
Lane swimming
0700-0730
0730-0800
0800-0830 Public swim
0830-0900
0900-0930
0930-1000 50+ swim
1000-1030 Parent & toddler
1030-1100 Public swim Aqua fit
1100-1130
1130-1200 Lane swimming Toddler lessons
1200:1230
1230-1300 Public swim
1300-1330
1330-1400 School lessons Learn to swim
programme
1400-1430
1430-1500
1500-1530 Lane swimming
1530-1600
1600-1630 Learn to swim
programme
1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830 Swim club Swim fit Public swim
1830-1900
1900-1930 Adult lane
swimming
1930-2000
2000-2030
2030-2100 Adult lane
swimming
2100-2130
2130-2145

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Friday

Time Main pool Training pool
0630-0700 Early bird Swim club
0700-0730
0730-0800 Lane swimming
0800-0830 Public swim
0830-0900
0900-0930 Public swim School lessons
0930-1000 Learn to swim
programme
1000-1030
1030-1100
1100-1130 Aqua fit Tree tops
1130-1200 Learn to swim
programme
1200:1230 Lane swimming
1230-1300 Rehabilitation
1300-1330
1330-1400   
1400-1430
1430-1500
1500-1530
1530-1600
1600-1630 Public swim
Learn to swim
programme
Learn to swim
programme
1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830 Lane swimming
Swim club
1830-1845
1845-1700
1900-1930 Swim club
1930-2000
2000-2030
2030-2100
2100-2130
2130-2145

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Saturday

Time Main pool Training pool
0800-0830 Public swim
Learn to swim
programme
Learn to swim
programme
0830-0900
0900-0930
0930-1000
1000-1030
1030-1100
1100-1130
1130-1200
1200:1230 Family splash Family splash
1230-1300
1300-1330
1330-1400
1400-1430
1430-1500
1500-1530
1530-1545
1545-1600   
1600-1630 Pool party
hire time
Pool party
hire time
1630-1700
1700-1730
1730-1800
1800-1830
1830-1900

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Sunday

Time Main pool   Training pool
0800-0830 Public swim
Lane swimming
Public swim
0830-0900
0900-0930
0930-1000
1000-1030 Family splash
session

Family splash
session
1030-1100
1100-1130
1130-1200
1200:1230
1230-1300
1300-1330
1330-1400
1400-1430 Public swim
Lane swimming Public swim
1430-1500
1500-1530
1530-1600
1600-1630
1630-1700 Junior water polo
1700-1730 Swim club
1730-1800 Swim club
1800-1830
1830-1900
1900-1930
1930-2000 Water polo club  
2000-2030
2030-2100
2100-2130

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*Please note no lanes are available due to other classes or sessions at these times.

Matlock and District Swimming Club, Matlock Water polo Club and Matlock Canoe Club all run sessions at Arc Leisure Matlock.  Please contact each club directly for details.

View details of our Child Swimming Admission Policy here

View our pool prices here

 

Pool Session Descriptions

Swimming Lessons

Learn to Swim Programme - our friendly and well qualified instructors cater for children of all ages and abilities so, as well as learning and improving skills, our sessions are also good fun and a great way to make new friends. Your child's hard work will be regularly rewarded with certificates and badges from the ASA Awards Scheme.

Parent & Baby Lessons - a structured set of lessons for children under 3 years, booked by the term. A teacher is in the pool for these lessons.

Toddler Lessons - a structured set of lessons for children aged 3 to pre-school, booked by the term. A teacher is in the pool for these lessons.

Adult Lessons - these sessions are for adults of any ability level who want to improve their water skills and confidence. You can come to as many or as few sessions as you like, but please book in advance.

50+ Swimming Lessons - as above, but specifically for those aged over 50.

1-2-1 Swimming Lessons- individual attention provided by our experienced teachers to help all ages and abilities to develop their swimming skills. Half-hour long 1-2-1s are available to book for both adults and children, please contact reception for availability and prices.

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Family & Children's Pool Sessions

View details of our Child Swimming Admission Policy here

Splash Out - a fun session which includes our inflatables, toys and floats.

Family Splash - a session just for families with our toys and floats. Adults may use the pool during these sessions, but please be aware that pool space is restricted.

Parent & Baby Swim - a session for parents with children under 5 years. Small toys and floats are provided for parents and children to play together.

Pool Party Hire Time - hire our swimming pool, including inflatables for birthday parties, groups or just between friends.

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Aqua Fitness Classes

Aqua Fit - uses water resistance to improve cardiovascular fitness and will also help tone those problem areas. Perfect for those looking for a fun packed class with no impact.  Also, look out for special 50+ Aqua Fit sessions.

Deep Water Aqua Fit- a no impact class, suitable for those aged 16+. We supply flotation belts, but it is advisable to have some swimming ability.

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Other Pool Sessions

Swimfit - a gym-style initiative for the pool that has been developed by swimming experts at the ASA for people who would love to use swimming to tone up, get fit or stay healthy, our staff will be on hand to show you how. Find out more on our Swimfit page.

Referral Session- for anyone with an injury or recovering from an illness or operation. An instructor will be in the pool to provide light exercises to aid the recovery process.

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Also on our website

Pool prices

Child Swimming Admission Policy

Membership

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Arc Leisure Matlock

Bakewell Road
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 3AZ
Tel: 01629 581 322
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