swimming at Arc

Arc boasts 2 superb pools, perfect for those looking to swim for fun, swim for fitness, learn to swim or improve your technique with our fantastic swim school.

Swimming for all

Swimming is a great activity for the whole family to participate in together. All ages and abilities can enjoy splashing around and practicing the essential life skill of swimming.

Arc Leisure Matlock offers you an eight lane pool and a multi-use pool,with an adjustable floor depth perfect for childern and those with disabilities, swimming is available to all, seven days a week.

Booking is no longer required for either of the pools, you can just turn up and swim. The only activity which you can book in advance is the Inflatable Dub Deck sessions during school holidays.

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Swimming is a great activity for the whole family to participate in together. Have fun splashing around and practising the life skill of swimming. Cool down on hot days and enjoy a fun indoor activity in the cold wet months of the year. The whole family will enjoy the time spent together in the pool.

Did you know

Regular swimming sessions can help to improve your overall health and strengthen your heart.



Swimming is a great form of exercise for the whole body. The swimming pool provides a great environment for warming up or cooling down after a gym workout but is also a very effective exercise in its own right. The water provides additional resistance for your muscle groups to work against and supports some of your body weight reducing the strain on your joints.

Did you know

A gentle swim can burn over 200 Kcal in half an hour and regular weekly swimming can lead to improved sleep patterns & lower stress levels.

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Our Teaching Pool sessions on a weekend are bookable for family swim sessions. Please call us to guarantee your space and to make your booking. 

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