GL1 - Gloucester Leisure Centre
Bruton Way, Gloucester GL1 1DT
GL1 - Gloucester Leisure Centre is Gloucester's premier venue for numerous activities and entertainment. The leisure centre operates on a 'pay and play' basis and is open throughout the year. There's now a public Wi-Fi wireless internet access available throughout GL1, via 'The Cloud'.
GL1 has a magnificent complex of four pools with a variety of sessions for beginners and splashers to serious swimmers. Have fun with the slide, jets, geysers and bubble beds of the Tad Pool. Learn or improve your swimming in the Elver Pool. Clock up a few lengths in the vari-depth Barton Pool, or take part in specialist sessions in the Twyver Pool. GL1 swimming pool opening times.
A state of the art fitness centre is situated in the heart of GL1.
This friendly and modern facility comprises a large fitness arena with the latest cardiovascular and resistance equipment. It also houses an impressive exercise studio offering innovative and dynamic classes to suit all levels of fitness. Complete your experience by visiting the calm and tranquil setting of the Health Spa, where you can relax in the sauna, steam room, spa and lacuna.
The superb Glevum Hall with its sprung Granwood floor, the fully equipped Gymnastics Hall, Martial Arts Room, 4-rink bowls hall, activity room and 4 squash courts combine to offer a full range of indoor sporting activities. Whether you want to take part as an individual or team, have coaching or just spectate - GL1 has the sport for you. GL1 sports.
A wide range of spectator events will take place at GL1 throughout the year. The Glevum Hall can quickly transform into a 1750 seat concert hall for comedy and light entertainment or 2000 capacity pop concert venue, as well as hold sporting events both regional and national. The Barton Pool transforms into a 600 spectator competition pool capable of hosting televised galas of national importance.
GL1 offers both a high-tech training facility and corporate hospitality venue to meet the expectations of local clubs and business community alike. The Redwell Room boasts the latest in audio-visual equipment for meetings and seminars, while the Glevum Hall and function rooms can cater for a wide variety of conferences and exhibitions.
Two licensed bars, function rooms and café combine to make an ideal relaxation area right next to main reception. Swimming and sports birthday parties are also catered for.
At GL1 you are able to pay-and-play for most activities without the need for membership, but if you use the centre regularly, want unlimited access to the Health & Fitness you could save money by becoming aan Aspire member. GL1 membership.
The complex has excellent access and facilities for disabled visitors with easy access to all areas. Disabled parking is available outside the front doors, and lifts or ramped access to all areas. Hearing aid induction loops, disabled changing and toilet facilities and swimming pool chair lifts have been integrated into the complex.
Gloucestershire's premier indoor tennis facility is situated in Gloucester City. This facility is for the public and you do not have to be a member to play. We have 6 indoor and 4 outdoor courts as well as meeting rooms and a synthetic and grass pitches available for hire. More info...