NL Active at Axholme North Leisure Centre

Sharing The Axholme Academy site in Crowle, Axholme North Leisure Centre offers a range of activities for people of all ages and fitness levels.

Whether you are looking to keep fit or improve your health, we’re sure you’ll find an activity to suit.

We offer several membership packages to help keep you fit and active as well as saving you money. For further information visit our membership information page. You can view prices for swimming and activities on our current prices webpage

Sports facilities available

  • Four lane, 25 metre swimming pool
  • Outdoor tennis and netball courts
  • 9v9 3G outdoor football pitch
  • 16 station gym
  • Fitness studio (currently being used as an extension to the gym)
  • Pool spectator area
  • Use of The Axholme Academy’s sports hall

Book online

You can book your group fitness classes and certain activities at Axholme North Leisure Centre online.


With over 150 fitness classes across our five centres and via our live streamed offer, we aim to cater for all fitness levels and ages. We offer a wide range of different classes from high energy to relaxation and wellbeing. Find out more on our Group Fitness Classes page.

We operate five swimming pools in North Lincolnshire and offer a wide range of swimming sessions.

  • Ancholme Leisure Centre – five lane, 25 metre pool with separate teaching pool.
  • Axholme North Leisure Centre – four lane, 25 metre pool opened 3 January 2019.
  • Baysgarth Leisure Centre – four lane, 20 metre pool.
  • Riddings Pool – six lane, 25 metre pool.
  • The Pods – eight lane, 25 metre pool with separate teaching pool.

Swimming is great fun at any age. Whether you want to learn to swim, improve your technique, get fit or just have fun, we’re sure you’ll find a session you enjoy.

For further information including booking, prices and timetables visit the swimming at your leisure centre page.

Swimlincs Home Portal is a free to use service and once you have registered; you can view your child’s swimming lesson progress from the comfort of your home. Visit the swimming lessons page for more details.

Our fully equipped, air conditioned gyms offer a range of Life Fitness equipment for everyone. You can choose from cardiovascular machines such as rowers, cycles, treadmills and steppers, resistance equipment including free weights or try our dedicated stretch areas with stability balls, medicine balls, body bars and more. Find out more on our Gyms page.

A fast paced racket sport played with a shuttlecock over a 1.55 metre high net. Can be played by two or four players.

Badminton is a great aerobic sport that helps improve stamina, agility and motor coordination and has been proven to burn fat and increase muscle tone when played regularly.

Our courts are available to hire for one off games or weekly blocks on the hour. Each booking is for one hour.

Tennis can be played on the outdoor multi use games area (MUGA) A great physical and social game, tennis can be played by either two or four people.

Our courts are available to hire for casual one-off games and block bookings.

Axholme North Leisure Centre also runs cardio tennis sessions as part of the group fitness programme.

Netball is a fast-paced sport played by two teams of seven players. The aim is to try to pass the ball through the court then shoot it through a high hoop.

A great sport for developing speed, agility, coordination and teamwork.

Netball can be played outside on our multi use games area or in the sports hall. Our courts are available to hire for casual one-off games and block bookings.

We also run walking netball sessions every Saturday morning in partnership with England Netball. For more information contact the centre.

Axholme North Leisure Centre has a 3G 9v9 football facility that’s available for hire for the full pitch, or for a third for 5-a-side play. The 3G facility has floodlights so can be used all year round. The pitch can be booked for casual play or block bookings.

Table tennis is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table using small rackets. The game takes place on a hard table divided by a net. Advance booking is required for table tennis. For more information and to book the table contact the centre.

Site accessibility

Axholme North Leisure Centre is fully accessible.

  • Fully accessible building
  • Disabled parking
  • Changing Places facility
  • Accessible changing rooms
  • Shallow steps into the pool
  • Pool hoist

Contact details:


01724 291900

Axholme North Leisure Centre
Wharf Road
North Lincolnshire
DN17 4HU

Opening hours

Monday to Friday; 7am to 8.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 8am to 12.30pm