Clements Hall Leisure Centre

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Virgin Active Clements Hall Leisure Centre, is a sports centre managed by Virgin Active Health Clubs, for Rochford District Council.[1]

The centre has a wetside area, with a 25 m swimming pool, teaching pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi; and a dryside area consisting of a large, fully equipped gym, studios, climbing wall, badminton, squash, volleyball and basketball courts, creche, cafe and an AstroTurf pitch.

It is also the home to Rochford and District Swimming Club.[2]

Virgin Active also manage other sites in the area: Rayleigh Leisure Centre and Great Wakering Leisure Centre; as well as two events centres: The Mill and The Freight House.

Major events[edit]

In November 2007, lifeguards pulled a man from the pool after he went into cardiac arrest. The man is believed to have fully recovered, thanks to lifeguards, emergency service and hospital staff.[3]

On 22 November 2010, lifeguards resuscitated a man who suffered a heart problem whilst playing football on the astro turf.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Clements Hall Leisure Centre". www.clementshall.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-12-29. 
  2. ^ "RADS". www.radsswimming.org.uk. Retrieved 2010-12-29. 
  3. ^ "Thanks for saving my life". www.echo-news.co.uk. Retrieved 2011-06-10. 
  4. ^ "Leisure centre lifeguards resuscitate footballer". www.echo-news.co.uk. Retrieved 2010-12-29. 

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