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    Saddleworth Pool & Leisure Centre

    Saddleworth Leisure Centre

    The main Saddleworth gym includes all state of the art Technogym kit, alongside a huge free-weights area and exciting functional training equipment to give you a good all-over body workout.

    What's on offer at Saddleworth Leisure Centre


    The gym and pool are open from 6am on Tuesday and Thursday. 6.30am Monday, Wednesday and Friday. 8AM on weekends.


    We have a large free weights area with plenty of equipment, and heavier weights for those who prefer a challenge.


    The gym is stocked with medicine balls, powerbands, kettlebells and speed ladders, to give you a good all-over body workout.


    We have class and pool timetables with plenty of variety and lots of the sessions you love.


    The gym has all your favourite cardio machines which include TV, internet, apps, games and much more from Technogym.


    Our new Oldham Active app also makes managing and booking classes and sessions much easier, plus you can track your exercises, check centre details and much more. 

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    Centre Information

    Saddleworth has become a favourite within the area, thanks to its outstanding facilities and location. Based in Uppermill, Saddleworth Pool & Leisure Centre boasts over 50 gym stations, using Technogym equipment with integrated TVs and entertainment systems. You can also book personal training sessions for extra help and support.

    The centre has recently had a stunning new makeover, which included all new, state of the art Technogym kit installed, alongside a huge new free-weights area and exciting new functional training equipment to give you a good all-over body workout.

    The Technogym equipment is cutting edge, and features TV, internet, integrated apps and games to keep you entertained and on track throughout your fitness journey with us. We’ve also introduced some exciting new kit in the form of Climbmills, Skillrowers, a Skillbike and Skierg.

    Saddleworth Pool is also located at the leisure centre.



    Please note that the pool is also now open from 6am on Tuesdays and Thursdays

    *The first Monday of every month the Sauna & Steam close at 6pm for deep cleaning

      Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
    Gym 06.30 – 21.00 06.00 – 21.00 06.30 – 21.00 06.00 – 21.00 06.30 – 21.00 08.00 – 18.00 08.00 – 18.00
    Sauna 06.30 – 20.30* 06.00 – 20.30 06.30 – 20.30 06.00 – 20.30 06.30 – 20.30 08.00 – 17.30 08.00 – 17.30
    Monday 06.30 – 21.00
    Tuesday 06.00 – 21.00
    Wednesday 06.30 – 21.00
    Thursday 06.00 – 21.00
    Friday 06.30 – 21.00
    Saturday 08.00 – 18.00
    Sunday 08.00 – 18.00


    Monday 06.30 – 20.30*
    Tuesday 06.00 – 20.30
    Wednesday 06.30 – 20.30
    Thursday 06.00 – 20.30
    Friday 06.30 – 20.30
    Saturday 08.00 – 17.30
    Sunday 08.00 – 17.30


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    Where to find us

    Saddleworth Pool and Leisure Centre Station Rd, Uppermill, Oldham, OL3 6HQ

    0161 207 7000

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