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Dorcan Recreation Complex

Facilities Available:Outdoor facilities at Dorcan

Swim Free 60+ posterFree 60 and Over Swimming

From 1 April 2009 everybody 60 and over will be entitled to swim for free at published public swimming sessions at Swindon Borough Councils’ leisure centres. The scheme is part of a national campaign to promote swimming, general fitness, more active lifestyles and well-being.

For more information see Free 60 and Over Swimming.

Dorcan Sports Complex is hosting the Swindon Parachallenge 2009.

Sunday 7 June 2009.

10.00am - 4.00pm

This is a disability sports event consisting of two football tournaments (powerchair and Ability Counts) and 'have a go' activities including:
Swimming sessions, Tennis workshops, Basketball sessions, Frisbee golf, Chi Kung/Tai Chi and a climbing wall.

This year's event will be invitation only during the morning but the afternoon activities will be open to anyone with a disability, from 5 year olds to adults, just turn up and play for free!

For more information please contact Ben Humphrey on 01793 617782

This event is part of Challenge Swindon - More Active More often.

How to Find Us

Dorcan Recreation Complex is situated to the east of Swindon.

Map showing location

By Car

Follow the sign posts from Swindon centre to Covingham, along Dorcan Way. Turn left into Kingfisher Drive and then right into St Paul's Drive. Dorcan Recreation Complex is situated in the Dorcan Technology College (school) grounds.

By Bus

From Swindon Bus Station, service 1 stops outside Dorcan Recreation Complex.

By Rail

From Swindon Railway Station it is a short distance to the bus station (see above).

Centre Opening Times

Day Time
Monday-Friday 9.15am-10.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am-5.00pm
Bank Holidays Closed

Further Information/Contact

Dorcan Recreation Complex
St Paul's Drive

Tel: 01793 533763

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