Parklands Okehampton and Meadowlands Leisure Pool in West Devon have taken on three full time lifeguard apprentices from the local community.
Tavistock Swimming Club captain, Kieran Rookes from West Devon swam a marathon for charity and raised over £1,000 for his Urban-Saints rebuild expedition in Mexico.
Making a splash!! Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre commit more swimming time for the community to get active
Due to popular demand from the members of Parkland Okehampton Leisure Centre, a new swimming lane for Adults has be approved to accommodate swimmers at peak times.
On Friday the 23rd August, Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre will be hosting a series of sporting events where members are encouraged to come along and bring a friend for free.
Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre offers swimming crash courses to boost youngster’s swimming skills
Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre, in Okehampton, is offering its members swimming crash courses throughout August. The crash courses will run from Tuesday 2nd August until Friday 24th August between 9.00am and 6.00pm.
Meadowlands Leisure Centre in Tavistock is offering a National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) course from 3rd – 10th June and 16th – 21st July at 9.00am until 5.00pm each day.
Meadowlands Leisure Centre and Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre will launch a new Swim School term on Monday 23rd April, along side a new snorkelling programme that will span 16 weeks.