Feeling left out on holidays when everybody else is cooling off in the pool? Then it’s time to rectify your lack of swimming ability with a course of intensive swimming lessons at Roscommon Leisure Centre. The centre is currently preparing for three weeks of intensive swimming lessons for children and teenagers starting on Monday next, August 13th and whether you’re a complete beginner, or somebody who intends to use the pool on a more regular basis, then there’s lots to learn during these swimming courses. Staff at Roscommon Leisure Centre are experienced in dealing with beginner swimmers and have already taught hundreds of land lubbers to take to the water. Not alone is it a vital life skill, but swimming is also a total body workout and a wonderful way to get fit and stay fit. If your children or teenagers are wondering how to fill in the holidays, then why not get them to register for these intensive swimming lessons, and you can relax in the knowledge that they are learning a skill which will be of value to them for the rest of their lives and which will help them stay healthy and happy in later life. The lessons take place at 2 pm each day. Facilities at Roscommon Leisure Centre are top class. The centre has a learner pool, sauna and steam room and a 25-metre pool. Apart from the pool complex, there is also a state-of-the-art gym which features treadmills, bikes, cross trainers, rowers, steppers and a wide range of machine and free weights. Experienced gym staff can draw up the ideal personal fitness regime for you, tailored to suit your present level of fitness and lifestyle issues and requirements. These assessments are free of charge and your fitness regime will be updated on a regular basis to meet your changing needs. A three-month membership package is currently available at Roscommon Leisure Centre. The idea was introduced earlier this year aimed as a summer package for students, but has proved very popular and the three-month membership has now been extended and can be taken out up to August 31st, which will see members enrolled for September to November. Prices for this three-month membership start at just €120. The opening hours at Roscommon Leisure Centre are excellent. On Mondays and Wednesdays the centre is open from 7 am to 9 pm. On Tuesdays and Thursdays it is open from 10 am to 7 pm. Friday opening hours are from 7 am to 8 pm and the centre is open from 10 am to 4.45 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Places are limited on these intensive swimming lessons, so contact reception now to avoid disappointment. Contact reception at Roscommon Leisure Centre on (090) 66 28219 for more details.