About Faversham Pools
History of the Pools
Faversham’s community came together in the late 1950s to make the dream of a pool a reality. Years of fundraising led to the opening of the outdoor pools, five years later, in 1964. Find out more about our history here.
Faversham Swimming Club
Established in 1964, Faversham Swimming Club has over 300 members aged from five to 85. Our members achieve in competitive swimming, water polo and synchronised swimming and compete at local, county, regional and national level.
Swale Tri Club
It’s been claimed that the triathlon is the fastest-growing sport in the UK. Swale Tri Club is the first dedicated triathlon club in Swale to introduce Triathlon and Duathlons to both junior and adult members. Training takes place weekly in our indoor 25m pool.
Our popular lifeguarding courses take place regularly and will lead to the RLSS National Pool Lifeguard Qualification. There are over 90,000 RLSS pool lifeguards in the UK. This very practical course will equip you with skills for life and is an internationally-recognised qualification.
As a charity, our trustees are important to the running of the Pools. Find out more about the team here.
Let us take the stress out of your child’s party. Leave all the planning and catering to us – you just need to bring children ready to have fun! Our indoor pools are available year-round and in the summer our outdoor area is available for private hire – ideal for parents to relax around the grassy area while children play. And with a range of food packages available, hungry swimmers will be well-fed after they’ve dried off.