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Welcome to bstFitness Newbury Swim School!


We've taught over 20,000 babies, children and adults to swim... and counting.

Welcome to bstSwimSchool at bstFitness. Over the last 45 years of operation, we've taught over 20,000 people to swim, of all ages and abilities. bstswimschool is a learn-to-swim programme, developed in conjunction with Swim England (at Basingstoke) and STA (at Newbury).

All of our teachers are fully qualified Swimming Instructors, who carefully plan lessons to match you or your child's ability. The Swim School operates in Basingstoke and Newbury, at Basingstoke Sports Centre, Festival Place and bstFitness, Park Way:

Free Swim Assessments

Are you thinking of enrolling your child in our swim school but are not sure what level they are? We are offer free swim assessments.

For more information or to book call 01635 701100 or complete the enquiry form. 


Swim School

Parent & Baby

Parent & Baby lessons are the perfect way to introduce your little one to the water and build their confidence.

  • 20-minute sessions
  • 45 weekly lessons (per year)
  • £17.50/month (direct debit)

Children's Swim School

Help your child develop their swimming skills and boost their confidence within the aquatic environment. Classes are graded for different levels of ability.

  • 30-minute sessions
  • 45 weekly lessons (per year)
  • £22/month (direct debit)


Swim School Dates - Breaks in lessons will be the following dates (inclusive) 

Monday 6th May

Monday 27th May - Sunday 2nd June                                                                                                     

Tuesday 20th August - Sunday 1st September                                                                                     

Monday 23rd December - Sunday 5th January 2020                                                               

For more information contact: 01635 701100 email: [email protected]


Private One-to-One Lessons

Faster progression with your child's swimming abilities with high-quality one-to-one swimming lessons.

  • 30-Minutes - £15.50
  • 'Two for One' 30-Minutes - £21


Free Swim Assessment

To make an enquiry or book a free swim assessment complete the form below.