Welcome to RiversMeet

A warm welcome to RiversMeet - the only community owned and managed sports and leisure facility within the UK.

We are dedicated to making your visit a quality experience enjoyed within the welcoming environment of our modern, spacious facilities and supported by our enthusiastic and committed team.

"RiversMeet - A trust that is always open to new ideasĀ  and a team that listens to you, our valued customer"



Technogym Resistance, cardio machines. Free weights area. Commercial "Vibr8" vibration machine.

Sports Hall

RiversMeet Sports Hall

Fully air conditioned 4 court sports hall.

Meeting Rooms

RiversMeet Meeting Room

Two Fully air conditioned meeting areas that can be converted into one large room with additional reception area available.

Latest News


As of Monday 5th September, we will change to a new pool timetable. Download yours now to view our new Lane Swim, 50+ and Disabled Swim, and Public Swimming times! Please beware that our Aquafit classes will now always take place during Lane Swims, rather than Public and/or 50+ and Disabled Swims.


Click here to view our Christmas Opening Hours


Starting 1st November 2016

Tuesdays at 6-7pm in Fernbrook

Limited spaces available.


Wednesday Pilates Course has changed to a Pay As You Go Pilates class with Sarah, running from 09:30 - 10:30


The Swimming Pools will be closed on the following dates:


Sunday 11th December
11:45 - 13:15

December 14th
09:30 - 11:00

Saturday 17th December
14:00 - 16:00

January 11th
09:30 - 11:00

January 16th
11:30 - 13:00


Sunday 11th December
11:45 - 13:15

Saturday 17th December
12:00 - 13:00

Our apologies for any inconvenience.


The soft play facilities will be closed on the following dates:

Saturday 10th December
12:00 - 13:00

Sunday 11th December
12:00 - 13:00

Saturday 17th December
12:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 16:00

Sunday 18th December
12:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 15:00

Our apologies for any inconvenience.


Cardio and core, cha samba and Wednesday spinning at 20:15 have all been cancelled

Bootcamp classes will be held on Monday 07:15 - 08:00, Wednesday 07:15 - 08:00 and Friday 07:15 - 8:00 and 19:15 - 20:00

Monday morning Zumba will now be held at 09:30 - 10:30

The Adult Swim Class on Wednesday night will be reintroduced from 14th September, 8-9pm, on a PAYG basis at £5.30.

All classes are now set at a cost of £5.30 per class, with the exception of PAYG Pilates which remains set at £6.50 per person per class.

Thursday evening Pilates will now be run on a PAYG basis only.

Wednesday Pilates Course has changed to a Pay As You Go Pilates class with Sarah, running from 09:30 - 10:30


The internationally recognised Royal Lifesaving Society (RLSS UK) National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) is not only a qualification that will train you to become a Pool Lifeguard but can also be a stepping stone into a career within the leisure industry.

The course will run on the following dates / times:

Monday 13th - Friday 17th February 2016 08:00 - 17:00
Assessment on Friday 17th February 17:00 - 19.00

Download enrolment form


Due to our growing swimming school we are looking for Level 1 or Level 2 swimming Instructors to join our team of swimming teachers. We pay Level 1 £10p/h & Level 2 £13.50 p/h. For more info please contact Jennie on 01747 834011 or

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday
07.00 - 22.00

07.00 - 21.00

08.00 - 17.00

09.00 - 16.00

Bank Holidays
09.00 - 18.00

About us

The RiversMeet Sports facility was designed and built for the purpose of community participation. The services on offer reflect our personality and charisma as a forward thinking trust providing top quality facilities for the local population of the Gillingham areas.

The Gillingham Community and Leisure Trust Ltd operate the facility on behalf of the Community as a "not for profit" social enterprise.

Our aims are pure and simple - a trust that meets the needs of the wider Gillingham area and ensures that the facilities remain available to the community for the foreseeable future.