Kent College, Pembury
Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN2 4AX (Map)
Kent College, Pembury: From M25 follow A21 past Tonbridge. Half a mile after the end of the dual carriageway turn left directly after Fairthorne Garage and left again at T-junction. Entrance to school swimming pool is approx 300 metres on right hand side. From Maidstone, Tunbridge Wells or Hastings approach school via A228. From Pembury take next left (after approx three quarters of a mile) signposted Kent College.
Pool: 18m x 9m
Ave temp: 28°C
Depth: shallow end 1.0m, deep end 1.8m
Pool: 5m x 2.5m
Ave temp: 29°C
Depth: shallow end 0.5m, deep end 0.8m
Saturdays: 3.45 – 6.15pm
Separate male and female facilities are available with their own toilets and showers. Please note: male parents/carers of girls under the age of 8 should use the male changing room.
Parents may view the lessons from the seating provided in the pool area. Parents are requested to keep tight control of other children brought onto the poolside and refrain from using any of the school facilities apart from the car park, swimming pool and its changing facilities.
Floats, play equipment and other buoyancy aids are provided. Swimmers must provide their own costume and towel. Goggles may be worn but must be properly adjusted before the commencement of the lesson.
A swimming hat will be given to each swimmer on the Aqua Swimming programme. The colour of hat indicates the Stage at which a swimmer is working on, as follows:
Navy: Pre-school,Beginner 1 & 2
Red: Intermediate 1 & 2
Green: Improver 1
Royal Blue: Improver 2
Pale Blue: Improver 3
When a swimmer moves to a different Stage, they will be given a differrent coloured hat if appropriate.
Swimming hats must be worn by all swimmers during the swimming lessons.