Leisure Lifestyle


Risca Leisure Centre

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 and the government's advice regarding social distancing, it has been decided that the Leisure Centre will CLOSE at 3.30pm on Friday 20th March until further notice.


All Direct Debit and Cash monthly memberships will be frozen from this date and we will not be deducting any payments from customer bank accounts through Direct Debit on the 1st April 2020


Our Facilities

  • Swimming pool - A 25x10 metre swimming pool over four lanes. The pool incorporates a shallow area designed for adult learners, but is also ideal for young children and child learners. The pool can be used for a wide range of activities, including laned training and children’s parties.
  • Dedicated disability changing room -  Height adjustable changing table and accessible shower for people with complex mobility problems.
  • Health suite -  Following your workout, why not unwind in our relaxing Lifestyle health suite equipped with a sauna and steam room.
  • Fitness suite - A purpose built, state of the art, air conditioned fitness suite that is home to over fifty stations that have multiple applications, there is also a well equiped free weights area and functional training zone. The fitness suite is staffed by friendly, qualified exercise professionals who are willing to assist at any time. The facility has multiple flat screen televisions displaying music and live sports (including Sky Sports).
  • Squash courts - Two professional standard squash courts, regarded locally as the best in the area. Both have wooden floors that are regularly maintained to ensure high standards. The courts are home to centre run casual squash leagues (open to all), and the Risca Squash Club that play in the local leagues.
  • Sports hall - An indoor, multi purpose area with professional sports flooring. The hall has many applications, including five-a-side football, short tennis, badminton and fitness classes. For badminton, the hall can be divided into six courts that are available for booking.
  • Dance studio - A fully sprung, wooden floored gymnasium that is used for a range of activities including gymnastics, fitness classes, relaxation classes and circuit groups. The room is also first choice for a range of martial arts groups and clubs that find it ideal for their needs. The room contains various equipment and can be set up to include substantial crash and floor matting.
  • Artificial turf pitch (ATP) - Full size, flood lit, professionally marked and maintained artificial pitch. The pitch can be used for football, hockey and has also been used for rugby training (non contact).
  • Third Generation Artificial Turf Pitch (ATP) – Two Brand new state of the art 3G flood lit pitches, the 3G sports pitch plays exactly like a natural sports grass surface. Our 3G football pitches are Ideal for any 5 a side leagues or junior 7 a side football.
  • Machen Suite - Suitable as a venue for meetings, seminars, training days and presentations. It can also be used for a range of fitness classes, it is also suitable for childrens parties.
  • Free car parking - The centre has two (free to centre users) car parks and an 'overflow' car parking facility for your convenience.