We do encourage customers to pre-book online in advance for other activities and classes to avoid disappointment. This can be done either via our website or our app.
You can no longer pre-book the gym.
If you are a member you can book via our website – Book now.
If you are not a member you can register here to recieve login details to book pay and play activities – Register here
Book activities and fitness sessions direct from your phone – Download our app now.
You can however turn up and pay by card. But please arrive at least 10 minutes before to make sure there is space.
Please note! Once you have submitted your booking for any pay and play activity, unless otherwise stated, it cannot be cancelled, refunded or rearranged to another date or time. You will only be entitled to a refund if your pay and play activity is cancelled by Trafford Leisure for circumstances beyond our control.
If you are a member you can book 7 days in advance and if you pay-and-play, you can book 5 days in advance.
If you would like to apply to freeze your membership on medical grounds, you can do so via the link below. Please ensure you state clearly on the form that you wish to FREEZE and for what reasons
If you are an affiliated sports club who use our outdoor pitches, you are now able to resume your block booking. Please liaise directly with the relevant member of staff at the appropriate centre, who will discuss this with you further. Alternatively, follow the link below to complete our online enquiry form.
A limited number of lockers will be available for our customers to use
The junior gym fitness sessions are available for children aged 11-15 years. These will take place in designated areas of Trafford Leisure’s gyms at Sale Leisure Centre, Altrincham Leisure Centre, Stretford Sports Village and move Urmston. All sessions must be booked online in advance.
The following equipment is available for hire or purchase at Stretford Sports Village:
- Racquet Hire – £1.50 per racquet
- Armbands (2-6 yrs & 6-12yrs) – £8.00
- Other swimming items such as toys and goggles ranging from £4.25-£10.00
The following equipment is available for hire or purchase at Altrincham Leisure Centre:
- Racquet Hire – £1.50 per racquet
- Swimming Equipment – Armbands, goggles, swimwear, emergency towels
The following equipment is available for hire at Altrincham Golf Course:
- Left-handed Full Sets for Hire
- Right-Handed Full Sets for Hire
The following equipment is available for hire at The Driving Range:
- Left-handed Clubs – Driver to Wedge
- Right-handed clubs – Driver to Wedge
We do also have a golf shop with several items available for purchase, which is located at reception at the golf course.
When entering the pool, please select the correct lane / space for your ability – for example slow, medium or fast. Please be prepared to move lanes if the lifeguard asks you to. It is a requirement that customers can swim a minimum of 50 metres
Please remember that your fellow swimmers are of different standards and abilities and you will be using the pool at the same time, so please respect everyone’s right to enjoy their swim
- Changing rooms will be available if you have booked a swimming activity with us
- Please use the cubicles and designated changing areas provided
- Lockers will remain in use
Showers will remain in use, but where possible please shower at home to help reduce the traffic in the changing rooms
Spectating is allowed for general swimming and for lessons, but for our swimming lessons, where possible we ask that only one adult attend with each child
Swimming aids will be provided for all children during swimming lessons. For general swimming, please bring your own swimming aids as there’ll be no swimming equipment available. Therefore if you wish to use a noodle, armbands or a float, then you must bring your own.
Yes. Please liaise directly with your local swimming club for further details.
Please follow the link below to our home portal, where you will find all the information you need about your child’s lesson. If you don’t have your login details, please speak to a member of the Swimwell team in your leisure centre.
Yes, now we have group booking options on some of our swim activities to ensure you can secure places for your group in one booking
For people living with a disability or those with long term medical or health conditions looking to build their water confidence and enjoy the benefits of swimming. (Small Pool Only).
We have a disability changing room situated in our village change, this includes a toilet, shower and changing bed. To gain access to the small pool we have gradual steps leading into the pool with a hand rail. We also have an Oxford Dipper Pool Hoist, please ask on your arrival if you require.
We have changed some of our sessions so that you can book any 15-minute time slot and guarantee an 1 hours swim and have more flexibility.
Stretford Sports Village
- Ladies Only Adult Swimming Lessons – Wednesdays from 6:30pm
- Open Adult Swimming Lessons – Thursdays from 6:30pm
Altrincham Leisure Centre
- Beginner, Improver & Advanced Adult Lessons – Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Evening’s
If you are a customer that pays for their membership annually, we will be automatically extending your membership for the latest period of closure.
In choosing this payment option you are committing to pay a monthly amount by Direct Debit for a minimum of either 6 or 12 full calendar months. In return you receive a discounted rate. You will not be able to lower the level of payment on this payment option or cancel within the minimum 6 or 12 months. You will not be able to cancel this membership except for the reasons set up in section 5 of these terms and conditions.
Upon arrival, a member of staff will be on hand to meet and greet you and to show you the way. They will also check you in via a tablet or kiosk.
Members will join through the new membership journey from the 9th of March 2023. Trafford Leisure will be completing Direct Debit runs from the 1st of April 2023.
Trafford Leisure is running 2 Direct Debit runs, the 1st & 15th of each month.
Our classes/activities will vary between 30 – 50 minutes: Group exercise = 45 minutes, smaller class = 30 minutes, spin = 30 minutes, THE TRIP = 45 minutes. Please follow the link below to our full timetable.
Where possible please bring your own mat and ensure you bring plenty of water with you
Yes, due to popular demand our instructors we will continue to deliver live streaming classes on Facebook at various times throughout the week. Please follow us on Facebook for more details.
No one under the age of 14 can do exercise classes at present.
Yes, Stretford Sports Village offers a Ladies Only Gym:
- Stretford Chester Centre – Mon to Fri 6:30am till 10:00pm & Weekends 8:00am till 6:00pm
- Features a mixture of cardio equipment & resistance machines
- Available for any lady 16+ providing they have had a gym induction with us at Trafford Leisure. If not, the cost for an induction is £20
An Active Trafford pass holder is an individual specialist membership that ensures that where financial support is required for someone to be active, they can access facilities and activities at the leisure centres. The pass holder will be able to access swimming, the gym and classes online and benefit from a discounted rate.
Active Trafford pay-and-play customers can access activities Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm & Saturday to Sunday, 9am-12pm.
Active Trafford 65+/Disabilty pass will cost £20.00 per three years. Once you have taken the pass out, you would be required to bring proof of your date of birth or proof of receiving Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Allowance, or Universal Credit with you on the first visit to the site.
Active Trafford student pass, low income and unemployed will cost £5 per three months. In order to renew every three months, you will need to present proof of student status or low income / unemployment on your first visit after each renewal.
We will be back in touch once the scheme relaunches.
If you have parked at one of our centres but didn’t manage to input your registration we can appeal your Parking fine.
Please reply with the following information. Please also attach a copy of the Parking fine. Once completed we will contact you to confirm we have appealed your fine or if we need any more details.
Yes, if you visit Sale or Move Urmston you need to input your registration on a parking eye tablet on every visit, if you need any help please let a member of the team know as they will be more than happy to help.