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Bridgend Life Centre

The 'Rec', as it was affectionately known, is crammed to the rafters with facilities and activities. We boast the area’s largest leisure pool complete with hydro-slide, wave machine and a state-of-the-art Hydrogym, which makes it ideal whether you want to get fit, learn to swim or enjoy some family fun.

EXCITING NEWS on the latest developments 

Halo Heights (indoor climbing wall) and JumpINGgym (children's soft play) are now open - perfect for workouts and birthday parties. 

Halo Toning Suite - power assisted workouts. Effective exercise without arduous effort! Suitable for all regardless of age, mobility, weight or fitness level. Find out more here ....



WRU Rugby Stars - New courses starting Sunday 8th June 9.30am-10.30am

WRU Rugby Stars training for children aged 3-5 years old (as at 01/09/2013). Bookings cost £30 for 6 sessions, all children get a goodie pack and t-shirt too! For more information or to book a space please click the link below...


 Welsh Language Swimming Lessons

We are now offering Welsh language 'beginners' swimming lessons in partnership with the Urdd at Bridgend Recreation Centre on a Sunday morning at 10.30am.  For further information please contact reception on 0300 012 1223 option 1.


 Monkey Music

Monkey Music classes for babies and young children aged from 3 months to 4 years. Meet new friends and enjoy progressive and educational age specific classes - designed to nurture a lifetime of music. For further information please visit or call Emma on 01656 649190 


 Ballet Ribbons

Ballet classes are being held every Friday. For further information please use the following links to contact Danielle Trigg directly. Mobile number: 07881 346843,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or



We offer varied timetables at our gyms.  Including Youth sessions, as well as  times reserved for those on the GP Referral Scheme are available throughout the day at many of our centres. Please check with Reception for the best time to visit to suit you.

The gym features the latest technology with the interactive Pulse Fitness equipment to track and chart your fitness levels and programmes. The Pulse Fitness System is our state of the art interactive and motivational tool which stores personalised gym workout programmes, giving feedback and guidance.

Public Swimming Session Admission Policy:

Children under the age of 4 years must be accompanied by a responsible person on a one to one basis.

Children aged between 4 and 7 years must be accompanied by a responsible person on a maximum of two children to one adult basis.

Family Swimming Session Admission Policy:

Children under the age of 8 years must be accompanied by a responsible person on a maximum two children to one adult basis.

Please note: A responsible person is deemed to be an adult over 16 years of age. No admission for children or adults on their own.


Pay for swimming lessons by Direct Debit and your child can swim for free. Click here for more information.

We are awaiting the artwork for our April 2014 pool timetables. Please look at the day to day programme below for pool opening times.

Group Exercise Classes

Fitness Classes button Bridgend

For the new group exercise programme April 2014 please click jpghere

We are waiting for the programme in Welsh. Thank you for your patience.


A Hydrogym is installed in Bridgend Recreation Centre's poolside.

There are eight machine

s including the Hydro Cycle and the Hydro Strider, which help provide a full body workout - both for strengthening muscles and toning.

If you have a Complete Membership, the Hydrogym is included. Otherwise, you can pay as you go.

Team Sports

Whether you are part of a league, team or just a group of friends, our indoor sports hall can be hired for a range of activities including football, badminton, basketball and netball. Ask at Reception for details of sports clubs using our facilities. 

There is also an extensive range of fitness classes, sports hall, courts, crèche and numerous clubs to join.

Check out our great value membership for the best access to our facilities.


Opening Hours

Day Time
Monday - Friday 6.00am - 10.00pm 
Saturday 7.30am - 9.00pm 
Sunday 7.30am - 8.00pm


Contact Us

Bridgend Life Centre
Angel Street
CF31 4AH
United Kingdom

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Telephone: 0300 012 1223 option 1

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