Splash into Summer – family fun swim sessions without splashing out!

Summer is here so come and make the most of it with some splashtastic family fun at Billingham Forum, Stockton Splash and Thornaby Pool. 

Our swimming pools offer a variety of fun and affordable daily swim sessions throughout the year including fun flumes, fun floats, aqua run inflatables, aqua gliders, a wave machine and much more.

Here at Tees Active we understand the importance of spending time and making lasting memories with your family and swimming is a great way of doing that.

Watch the video below to see what we have on offer for you and the rest of the family or check out what is going on at each individual centre by clicking on the venue links to the left.

 

Billingham Forum

Come and make a splash at Billingham Forum. We have a great range of facilities ideal for all kinds of water activities. Check the timetables below and scroll down the page to see all the activities on offer.

Family Sessions

Monday to Friday (throughout the holidays) 9:30 – 12:00

Normal Prices Apply

The Rapid Racer Inflatable

Come and challenge your friends with a go on The Rapid Racer Inflatable. It’s fun and fast and your bound to have lots of laughs. You will be able to climb, jump and slide your way through the inflatable before splashing into the water at the end if you haven’t already fallen in that is! Suitable for ages 2- 16 years, adults can go in the pool with children to assist them but not allowed on the inflatable itself.

Tuesday, Thursday & Saturdays (throughout the holidays) 13:15 – 14:45

Inflatable Fun Session Prices Apply

 

Public Swim

These sessions are open to everyone so come along and practice your swimming skills. Improve your strokes and get holiday ready. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied in the water at all times by an adult aged 16+ (max. 2 children per adult).

Fun Floats

Tuesday, Thursday & Saturdays (throughout the holidays) 13:15 – 14:00

Inflatable Fun Session Prices Apply

Parties

Why don’t you book your next party at our pool and be the coolest kid in town! Various options are available – please see our Party Leaflet here or contact reception for more information on 01642 551381.

Parent and Toddler Water Confidence Area

A shallow area with floats suitable for parents with young children. A great area to get your children confident in the water to practice their strokes and to have lots of giggles.

Learn to Swim

Our swimmers take a journey through aquatics and develop a wide range of skills. From their first splashes right through to becoming a Tees Active Complete Swimmer, swimmers will follow the ASA’s learn to swim pathway and acquire the fundamental knowledge to support a life-long achievement in swimming. Click for more information.

Please check timetables for term-time / holiday sessions

Stockton Splash

If you’re looking for a fun time in the water then Splash is an ideal place to visit. With its wave machine, fun flumes, inflatables, baby pool and jacuzzi its sure to be a hit with the whole family. Splash also has a large range of party options in the water. Check the timetables below and scroll down the page to see all the activities on offer.

Big Splash Swimtime

Big Splash Swimtime is our all-inclusive swimming session with the excitement of our fabulous wave machine, various water jets and our two flumes. A fantastic choice for a family activity with discounted family swim tickets available and all children aged under 3 years swim for free!

Mondays 10:00 – 16:00
Tuesdays 10:00 – 19:00
Wednesdays 10:00 – 15:00
Thursdays 10:00 – 18:30
Fridays 10:00 – 15:45 & 17:00 – 18:50
Saturdays 10:30 – 16:00
Sundays 09:00 – 16:00

Big Splash Swimtime Prices Apply.

Under 8’s must be accompanied by an adult (16+) at a ratio of 1 adult : 2 children.

Big Splash Family Night

All the fun of our Big Splash Swimtime sessions but specifically for families. All children, regardless of age, must be accompanied in the water by at least one adult for this session.

Saturdays 18:30 – 20:00

Aqua Gliders

Experience our fantastic Aqua Gliders (mini jet skis) and zoom around our swimming pool in this instructor-led session. Suitable for 4-8 year olds. Come and give it a go this holidays! Take a look at the session times and watch the video below – Limited places are available and you must pre-book by contacting Splash on 01642 660610.

Monday 29th July, 12th & 26th August 09:30 – 10:15
Wednesday 31st July, 14th & 28th August 09:30 – 10:15
Friday 2nd, 16th & 30th August 09:30 – 10:15

Holiday Learn to Swim

For children new to lessons or use as a booster week if your child is currently on our Learn to Swim scheme.

Ducklings & Stage 1

A five day crash course for children aged 3+ new to swimming lessons or to use as a booster week if your child is currently enrolled on our Learn to Swim scheme Ducklings or Stage 1.

Monday 19th – Friday 23rd August 08:30 – 09:00
Monday 26th – Friday 30th August 08:30 – 09:00

£21.00 (5 day course – must be pre-booked)

Stages 2 & 3

A five day crash course for children aged 5+ who are currently Stage 2 or 3 on our Learn to Swim scheme.

Monday 19th – Friday 23rd August 09:00 – 09:30

£21.00 (5 day course – must be pre-booked)

Late Starters

Aimed at children aged 10+ that are completely new to swimming lessons.

Monday 19th – Friday 23rd August 09:30 – 10:00

£21.00 (5 day course – must be pre-booked)

Booster Sessions

For children who are currently enrolled on the relevant stage of our Learn to Swim scheme and want to speed up their progress.

Monday 19th – Friday 23rd August 09:30 – 10:00

£4.20 per session (must be pre-booked)

Public Swim

These sessions are open to everyone so come along and practice your swimming skills. Improve your strokes and get holiday ready. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied in the water at all times by an adult aged 16+ (max. 2 children per adult).

Parties

Why don’t you book your next party at our pool and be the coolest kid in town! Various options are available – see below. Please see our Party Leaflet here or contact reception for more information on 01642 660610.

Learn to Swim

Our swimmers take a journey through aquatics and develop a wide range of skills. From their first splashes right through to becoming a Tees Active Complete Swimmer, swimmers will follow the ASA’s learn to swim pathway and acquire the fundamental knowledge to support a life-long achievement in swimming. Click for more information.

Thornaby Pool

For a range of fun filled swim activities make a splash at Thornaby Pool. Take a look to see what is on offer including fun float sessions, aqua run inflatable parties, learn to swim lessons and more. Check the timetables below and scroll down the page to see all the activities on offer.

The Jolly Racer Inflatable

Climb aboard The Jolly Racer Inflatable and race along the deck. Challenge your friends and race along the inflatable and try not to fall in to the pool. Your children are bound to have a great time climbing, sliding and jumping as they navigate through the inflatable. .

Fun Floats

A fun packed session with floats. An exciting experience for children of all ages to splash about and play.

Public Swim

These sessions are open to everyone so come along and practice your swimming skills. Improve your strokes and get holiday ready. Children under 8 years of age must be accompanied in the water at all times by an adult aged 16+ (max. 2 children per adult).

Parties

Why don’t you book your next party at our pool and be the coolest kid in town! Various options are available including aqua run inflatable sessions – please see our Party Leaflet here or contact reception for more information on 01642 616727.

Rookie Lifeguard

This session allows children to learn valuable lifesaving rescue skills, CPR, towing techniques, how to use rescue equipment and more in a fun and safe environment. Ask at Thornaby Pool reception for more information.

Learn to Swim

Our swimmers take a journey through aquatics and develop a wide range of skills. From their first splashes right through to becoming a Tees Active Complete Swimmer, swimmers will follow the ASA’s learn to swim pathway and acquire the fundamental knowledge to support a life-long achievement in swimming. Click for more information.

Swimming Visitor Guidelines & Policies

  • Any child under the age of 8 years old regardless of their swimming abilityMUST be supervised in the water at all times by a responsible person. Supervision is on the ratio of ONE adult for every TWO children.
  • Please inform the lifeguards if you have a medical condition that may compromise your safety or that of other swimmers before entering the pool.
  • If you have experienced sickness or diarrhoea in the last 48 hours you should not enter the pool.
  • Get to know the water depth and how/where the pool changes depth.
  • Wear approved swimming aids such as armbands if you are a non-swimmer.
  • Shower before you swim
  • Follow the rules and obey Safety Notices and the Lifeguards
  • Help us provide a safe environment for all swimmers
  • Don’t leave children under the age of 8 years old alone in or around the water including the changing rooms.
  • Don’t swim out of your depth. Weak and non-swimmers regardless of age are restricted to designated safe areas of the swimming pool. (Weak swimmers are those unable to swim one length of the main pool).
  • Don’t swim straight after a meal or after drinking alcohol.
  • Don’t fool about. Have fun but be aware the Horseplay, Ducking or Bombing can be dangerous.
  • No face masks, snorkels, flippers or hand paddles during public swimming sessions.
  • Appropriate swimwear must be worn at all times, it must provide appropriate cover and be suitable for swimming, shorts should have a mesh lining and be cut above the knee.
  • Babies must wear a swim nappy (available for purchase from reception)
  • Please follow the Swimming Etiquette information/guidelines displayed around the pool areas at all times.

To view the prices for each session click here. Family tickets are available and under 3’s swim for FREE to help save you some pennies!