Finglas Leisure – Action

Finglas Leisure Centre

Finglas Leisure Centre is located on Mellowes Road, Finglas, Dublin 11.
The centre manager is Philip White.

The following facilities and services are currently available in Finglas Leisure Centre:
25 Mtr 6 lane pool with a movable floor Fully Equipped Gym Fitness Studio
Lane Swimming Fitness Assessments
Family Swimming Teen Gym
Swimming Programmes Spinning Classes
Children Swimming Classes Step Classes
Adult Swimming Classes Age-Ility
Free Senior Citizens Urban Funk small children
Sauna Teen Funk
Steam Room Abs Busters
Aqua Aerobics Bums & Tums
Unemployed Discounts Pilate
Irish Water Safety Class Lifesaving Spin & Pump
Summer Camp Begin to Spin
6 Five a Side Astro Turf Pitches

Opening Hours
Monday to Thursday 7-00 to 22-00
Friday 7-00 to 21-00
Saturday 10-00 to 17-00
Sunday 10-00 to 16-00
Contact: 8642584

Children’s Swimming Programme
The swimming programmes are very successful we are often fully booked out subsequently we have added extra programmes in the current year. The swimming programmes take a break for July and August at the request of parents and will restart in September. There are 480 children in the swimming programme.

Advanced Children Swimming Programme and Life Saving The success of the children’s programme can be seen by the amount of children passing through to this stage, they number around 70 children at this point.

Swimming Gala
A swimming gala was held in April opened to all the children a as trial we had over 150 children swimming at all levels took part in the event.

Adult Swimming Programme
These cater for a mixed group of learners and improver group. There is a high success rate with the adults. These programmes continue throughout the year.

A total of 19 schools attend the centre for their own swimming programme there is a natural progression from the school swimming through to the next stage by enrolling with us available.

Secondary Schools
2 secondary schools use a mixture of gym and swimming pool.

Colaiste Ide
The local collage proving courses in the Finglas also use the pool during the college year

There are four special needs groups also attending the centre.

Summer Projects
We have 9 summer projects using the centre this year for swimming and football.

Kids Summer Camp Group
We have enrolled 20 young children in the new programme starting the month of August this will give this group of young people a programme to work towards in fitness and swimming with enjoyment a large part of it.

Aerobic Classes
There is 16 classes ongoing at the centre these are operating at a very high attendance level from Monday to Wednesday Thursday to Saturday have places available.

Fun Day
A fun day was organised by our staff and was very well attended. We have given lots of concessions for all who attended this event.

Birthday Parties
We have had over 10 birthday parties in the centre in the past 8 months these consist of pool time and a room for games and treats provided by the families. This is a healthy inexpensive way of having a party for children.

5 A Side Football Pitches
The pitches are available for hire for the remainder of the summer season to any group at special prices tailored to suit their needs. These pitches will be very heavily booked in The Autumn.

The class time table will be reviewed in September to enable as many people as possible to take part in the classes. We are making the teen gym more available to the teens who would like to attend. We offer pay as you go on all the services offered in the centre.