Swimming Pools

We offer heated indoor and outdoor pools that are open all year round, a sauna, steam room and an outdoor spa pool. Swimming is an excellent training tool which can strengthen, tone, and invigorate your entire body.

Swimming Pool Dimensions

Indoor pool; 14.3m by 7m (depth is 1.5 deep-end & 0.9m shallow end)
Outdoor pool; 18.3m by 9m (depth is 2.1m deep-end & 1m shallow end)

To download the swimming pool timetable click on POOL TIMETABLE


The club has an excellent swimming programme for all ages, from babies to adults.

Autumn Term 2017

Term starts Monday 4th September – Sunday 17th December 2017 excluding half term 23rd-27th October 2017

Adult Swimming Programmes

Aqua Aerobics

Monday: 9:30am to 10:30am and 6.00pm to 7pm
Thursday: 9.00am to 10:00am and 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Friday: 9.30am to 10.30am

A fun workout to help increase fitness and flexibility.

Beginners and Improvers

Adult Beginners

Tuesday: 9.00-9.30am  /  Thursday 8.00-8.30pm

Adult Intermediate

Tuesday: 9.30-10.00am  /  Thursday 8.30-9.00pm

Adult Advanced

Thursday 9.00-9.30pm (outdoor pool)

Group sessions or one-to-one coaching for adults who want to learn to swim, or those looking to improve their technique and fitness levels in the pool.



Junior Swimming Programmes

Junior Swimming Programmes

Edgbaston Priory Club offers an excellent range of classes from babies through to juniors with all children receiving accredited awards on completion of key skills on the courses.

Parent and Baby

Tuesday: 10.00am to 10.30am Thursday: 10.15am to 10.45am

Aims to introduce babies as young as 12 weeks to swimming and is undertaken with the guardian in the water holding and supporting the baby.

Parent and Toddler

Tuesday: 10.30am to 11.00am Thursday: 10.45am to 11.15am

Again, this class is conducted with the guardian in the water and is aimed at children aged 18 months.

Beginners in Armbands

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 4.00pm – 4.30pm
Wednesday: 4.00pm-4.30pm and 4.30pm – 5.00pm
Friday: 4.00pm – 4.30pm and 5.00pm – 5.30pm

Sunday: 9.30am-10.00am

The focus is on the development of simple water skills such as submerging and opening the eyes, basic push and glide on both the front and back, kicking, arm actions and floating. They will work towards Ducklings Award levels 1 to 5.


Monday, Tuesday* & Thursday*: 4.30pm – 5.00pm
Wednesday: 5.00pm – 5.30pm
Friday: 4.30pm – 5.00pm
Sunday*: 10:00am – 10:30am

(*Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday are PLUS groups working on a slightly higher level)

These classes are designed to further develop swimmer’s confidence and skills with emphasis on developing stroke technique and control in water breathing. Children will work towards Stage 2, Stage 3, Rainbow Distance and Rainbow Stroke Awards


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 5.00pm – 5.30pm
Wednesday and Friday: 5.30pm – 6.00pm
Sunday: 10:30am – 11:00am

The emphasis is on establishing basic stroke technique in front crawl, back crawl and breaststroke. Swimmers are also introduced to the butterfly and further aquatic skills such as underwater swimming, sculling and treading water as well as sitting and standing dives. Children work towards stage 4, stage 5, Rainbow Distance and Rainbow Stroke Awards.


Monday and Thursday: 5.30pm – 6:00pm
Wednesday: 6.00pm – 6:30pm
Sunday: 11:00am – 11:30am

At this level, swimmers will be encouraged to develop a more efficient swimming technique. They will also be introduced to techniques for competitive swimming. Children work towards stage 6 and 7 in Rainbow Distance and Rainbow Stroke Awards.

Junior Swimming Training

Tuesday: 5.30pm to 6.30pm

Open to any junior member who has passed the Gold Award.