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Olympic Medallist to open New learn to swim centre in Oldham

Olympic Medallist, Steve Parry is opening a new family-friendly learn to swim centre in Oldham

Steve’s organisation which is called swim! is launching its new bespoke family-friendly centre on Manchester Street, Oldham, after the area was specially selected on the community’s need for swimming lessons!

The doors will officially open on Friday, March 20th, with classes beginning on Monday, March 23rd.

swim! Oldham will be delivering weekly lessons to all babies and children under the age of 11. What’s more, to launch to new centre swim! is offering 1,500 free swimming intro lessons – so you can come down and see what they are all about. You can book your FREE swimming lesson by visiting


The new purpose-built centre just for families boasts with a pool specifically designed for children, along with additional features such as panoramic viewing spaces for parents, homework areas for siblings and “cool kid” changing rooms, where swimmers can take part in pre-class warm-ups to music and accompanying videos in addition to free onsite parking.


Olympic Medallist Steve, a decorated swimmer who received a bronze medal for the 200m butterfly in the 2004 Athens Olympics, has dedicated the last 15 years to ensuring children from all background are given the opportunity to learn to swim and love swimming! Saying, “Swimming is the only sport that can help save a child’s life. This is something I have been passionate about for a long time.”

“We’re looking forward to meeting future swimmers in the local community.”

To find out more about swim and book your FREE intro lesson, follow this link

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