Ponds Forge

Sport & Leisure


Ponds Forge International Sports Centre first opened in 1991 for the World Student Games and Since then has remained a world class venue for swimming, diving and many other sporting events. Ponds Forge is now a distinguished sport and leisure complex which covers 6.7 acres, as well as a reputable health and fitness centre for the community of Sheffield.

A world class venue at the heart of the community, Ponds Forge has fantastic facilities for sport, leisure and entertainment. Located in Sheffield City Centre, Ponds Forge attracts more than 1.3 million visitors a year, with an Olympic sized swimming pool, the deepest diving pool in the UK with seating for 2,600 spectators and the International Sports Hall, which is the largest and most flexible events space in the whole of Sheffield.

Ponds Forge International Sports Centre sis located in the heart of Sheffield City Centre and offers a diverse choice of activities including our award winning gym, spa, children’s activities, two swimming pools including our Olympic sized swimming pool and the deepest diving pool which is home to some of the GB diving squad.

Our International Sports Hall is suitable for sporting and non-sporting activities and is one of the largest and most flexible events spaces in the whole of Sheffield.


Type Price
Adult From £3.15 to £6.25
Child From £2.50 to £4.35
Family From £12.45 to £17.80

Opening Hours

Sun 08:00 21:30
Mon 06:30 22:00
Tue 06:30 22:00
Wed 06:30 22:00
Thu 06:30 22:00
Fri 06:30 22:00
Sat 08:00 21:30


  • Disabled Access
  • On-Site Parking
  • Child Friendly
  • Indoor
  • Card Payment

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