New Leisure Centre to host first major competitive swimming event

Swimming pool

Kent County ASA Relay Championships 2019

The new Dover District Leisure Centre, and its home swimming team, Dover Life Guard Club, host their first major competitive swimming event this weekend with up to 300 swimmers representing 24 teams competing for honours at the Kent County Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) Relay Championships 2019 on Sunday, 17 March.

County standard short-course competition pool

The £26m Dover District Leisure Centre which opened on 25 February 2019 boasts a county standard 8-lane short course championships swimming pool which, along with spectator seating for 250 people, makes it one of the premier competitive swimming venues in Kent.

The leisure centre is open to the public on Sunday although the swimming pool, teaching pool, sauna and steam room will be closed from 8.30am.

To find out more about this weekend’s event, please see our latest press release.