Swim memberships


Keen swimmer? Our membership schemes let you use local swimming pools in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough from as little as 50p per week.


Swim and Run

Our membership scheme for students and staff allows you to use the impressive swimming pools at Riverside Ice and Leisure Centre. You get unlimited access to the swimming pools during all public swimming sessions.

Membership also includes unlimited access to the high-quality indoor and outdoor athletics track during all public sessions at Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre. This is a great opportunity for competitive athletes or keen runners.

As an Anglia Ruskin student you can buy a Swim and Run membership for just £30 and £55 for Anglia Ruskin staff. Swim and Run memberships are valid for 12 months from joining date.

How to join

Simply complete a Swim and Run membership form at Mildmay Sports Centre.

Find out more about Riverside Ice and Leisure Centre and view their swimming pool timetable.


Swim and Save

We've teamed up with Greenwich Leisure to offer swimming memberships in Cambridge pools to all Anglia Ruskin students and staff for just £10 per month. 

For one annual payment of £125 all staff and students at Anglia Ruskin can swim during all public sessions at ANY of the Cambridge pools.

To join, head to Parkside Pools' main reception with your staff or student ID card. Parkside Pool is less than five minutes' walk from our campus and overlooks Parker's Piece.

Find out more about Parkside Pools and view their swimming pool timetable.

Download Swim and Save terms and conditions


Students and staff can access various swimming pools around the city at an exclusive price of £16 per month for students and £26 a month for staff with a Vivacity membership.

Swimming is available at Vivacity's Regional Fitness & Swimming Centre, Jack Hunt Swimming Pool & Gym and Peterborough Lido swimming pools during public opening times.

For more information on memberships and facilities, visit Vivacity's website.

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