1. Yorkshire
  2. South Yorkshire
  3. Sheffield

Attraction Information

Come and make a splash in the Surf City leisure pool at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre. The best place in Sheffield City Centre for swimming and having fun with all the family! Whether you enjoy a splash-tastic afternoon here or after-school swimming lessons! With so many fantastic facilities, you don't need to look anywhere else for your leisure complex. 

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Looking for the perfect place for leisure swimming? This class venue has it all, from an Olympic-sized swimming pool that holds more than one session for swimmers, like the 25-metre and 50-metre lane swimming! For those looking for a social swim, the leisure swimming pool is a relaxing place to swim, with family sessions or gentle splashes. But that's not the best part! If you're in need of some fun in the water, once you hear a siren it only means one thing...the wave machine! Be ready to tackle raging waves! Or if you like a change in pace, hop on a floaty and glide along the lazy river that gently circles around the main pool. with the wave machine and a fab lazy river to enjoy!

You'll also find a toddler and dedicated baby pool with shallow water and fab features like a mini slide and an interactive sensory wall! Not forgetting the leisure pod, and water slides! With the 2 covered flumes scaling from the top of the building, wind outside and landing in their own splash pool! Sit up for a gentle ride or lay down for super speed. Arrgh, that's not all, there's also a pirate ship to board! Will you find your mateys or walk the plank?

There are also aqua fitness classes, a session for females, disability swimming sessions and quiet sessions for those looking for a quieter swimming experience. 
Full disabled access, plus a hoist for the swimming pool.

Fitness Centre
With a wide variety of health and fitness activities on offer here, you can work every part of your body and have fun doing so! You can enjoy numerous group fitness class studios, like dance fitness, box fit, boot camp, aqua aerobics, body conditioning, body balance and so much more! 

There's also plenty of equipment to use in the gym for any kind of workout! 

International Sports Hall
Looking to play some sport? Have your pick from the indoor court hire for badminton or tennis, the outdoor football pitches, an indoor athletics track or even golf! Not forgetting the hall is the perfect basketball venue, so get your trainers on, it's time for a bit of friendly competition!

So, whether you're looking for the deepest diving pool, an evening swim, baby fun or a chance to get into that fitness class studio - you'll find everything here at Ponds Forge International Sports Centre. 

  • A brilliant leisure pool complex in Sheffield City Centre
  • Olympic-size swimming pool
  • An international sports hall for all your sporting needs
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Opening Times

Monday to Friday 06:30 - 22:00
Saturday to Sunday 08:00 - 21:30

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
Adults: £4.65
Kids: £2.60
Family from £8.65

Book in advance for cheapest tickets

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Yes, there is parking onsite.

Up to 2 hours: £2.00
Up to 4 hours: £4.00
Up to 6 hours: £5.50

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Contact Details

Sheaf Street
South Yorkshire
S1 2BP

Tel: 0114 223 3400

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