Leisure facilities

South Tyneside caters for all leisure activities from swimming, football, walking, running, skateboarding and cycling to the more adventurous activities like wall-climbing, canoeing and jet-skiing!

South Tyneside hosts other big sporting events such as swimming galas in our new leisure facility Haven Point, cycling competitions at Gypsies green and a number of football and running competitions. We even host the Great North Dog Walk on the Leas for those dog lovers out there and see the finish line of the BUPA Great North Run - the World's largest half-marathon!

South Tyneside has a strong infrastructure of leisure centres and golf clubs spread throughout the borough. So whether you're a participant or a spectator you won't be disappointed in South Tyneside!

Leisure facilities in South Tyneside

Haven Point

Haven Point is our brand new, state of the art leisure facility at South Shields seafront, boasting:
a 25 metre competition pool and 18 metre teaching pool, both with adjustable floors for varying age groups and abilities, leisure waters with slides, sprays, bubble spa and water play, a sauna, a steam room, and an 86 station gym, two dance studios offering a variety of fitness classes, visitor information centre, coffee lounge, cafe, outdoor terrace, two multi-purpose rooms, amphitheatre and a roof top viewing gallery.

Sea Road
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE33 2JS

Phone: 0191 424 7800
Website: Temple Park Centre

Temple Park Centre

For hours of fun, head to the resort's popular Temple Park Centre, with new 3G football pitch, skate park and Gymnastics. The complex also has indoor courts, an aerobics studio and the Bodywise Fitness Suite fitted with all the latest cardiovascular equipment.

John Reid Road
South Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE34 8QN

Phone: 0191 456 9119
Website: Temple Park Centre

Monkton Stadium

*South Tyneside provides a first class athletics venue for both track and field events. Monkton Stadium offers fabulous training facilities which include an eight lane athletic track, fitness room and sports hall. The stadium also provides an extensive range of excellent fitness classes.

Dene Terrace
Tyne and Wear
NE32 5NJ

Phone: 0191 489 1283
Website: Monkton Stadium

Hebburn Swimming Pool

Hebburn swimming poolHebburn Swimming Pool caters for serious and recreational swimmers alike. The Hebburn facility offers a 25 metre pool, aqua slide, teaching pool, gym suite and sauna. Our new Hebburn Swimming Pool is currently being built and will be ready for 2016!

Campbell Park Road
Tyne and Wear
NE31 2SN

Phone: 0191 483 3163
Website: Hebburn Swimming Pool