Sport and Health
Helping to create a healthier, more active city.
ParkLives offers fun activities in parks, encouraging people to make new friends and enjoy the green spaces in their local community.
Swansea Sports Awards in association with Freedom Leisure
Celebrating our Sporting Champions of 2022
Active Young People
Swansea Active Young People Team would like to see 'every child hooked on sport for life'.
Swansea leisure and sports centres
Swansea has numerous leisure and sport centres located across the city. All of our large sports and leisure centres are managed by our partner Freedom Leisure who offer a wide range of activities, facilities and membership options.
National Exercise Referral Scheme in Swansea
The National Exercise Referral Scheme (NERS) allows health professionals to refer inactive patients with a variety of medical conditions to a short- term, supervised programme of physical activity at a local venue.
Please note: Community Chest funding and Development Grants are currently on hold due to the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Volunteering and coaching
A great way to get involved in sport and to give something back to the local community.
There are loads of opportunities for people with a disability to take part in sport in Swansea.
We run a number of Royal Life Saving Society National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) 8th Edition courses to equip people with the right skills to apply for jobs like pool lifeguards and leisure attendants.
Walkers are spoilt for choice in Swansea and Gower. There is everything from level promenades and parkland for an easy stroll to more strenuous hikes over beaches, moorland and through ancient woods.