We are proud to be home to a wide range of clubs offering a variety of activities for both children and adults alike. If you are a member of a club and are interesting in making OHLC your home, please ring 01706 716680 and ask to speak to a duty manager, we would be more than happy to work out a solution which works best for your club.

Rochdale Hockey Club

Ages: 8-15 | Mens: Tuesdays 7pm - 9pm, Womens: Tuesdsays 8pm - 9pm, Junior coaching: Sundays 11am - 12noon

Rochdale Hockey Club includes Men's 1st team, Men's 2nd team, Women's and junior teams. The club also provides coaching for juniors by qualified staff and is the perfect chance to learn or enhance your Hockey skills.

Oulder Hill Leisure Complex proudly sponsors Rochdale Hockey Club. We hope you'll join us in supporting the club as they go from strength to strength.

For more information please visit

Rochdale Junior Netball Club

Ages: school years 3-6 | Thursdays 6pm - 8pm

Rochdale Junior Netball Club was established in 1992 and welcomes players from anywhere in the Greater Manchester area. Teams range from under 9's to under 20's. They have 12 teams playing in the Greater Manchester League and the under 15's, 16's, 18's, 19's and 20's teams play in the Bury and Rochdale ladies leagues. The club is committed to the All England Action Planning Scheme (CAPS) which is an accredited scheme to monitor and increase player, coach, and umpire and club development. Here at OHLC, the club hold year 3/5 and 5/6 development squads.

For more information please contact Angela Jagger - Head Coach Tel: 01706 649275

Rochdale Underwater Hockey Club

Ages: 8-80+ | Thursdays 7.30pm - 9pm

A friendly club for all family members, providing instruction and tuition in all aspects of the sport, equipment selection, skills and tactics and match practice. Open to all levels of skill; from beginner through experienced, to international. Its great fun and easy to join and get going, whether you are junior or adult, you just take it at your own pace. We are currently recruiting new members and have equipment available for new starters, just bring your cossie and towel! We have Junior and Adult sections, so you can start at all ages. New starters should be able to swim 2 lengths of the pool, have water confidence and be happy holding their breath underwater.

Seniors contact Mick Hyde 01706 646988 or, Juniors contact Barrie Whitehead on 01706 373967 or For more information please visit

Bury Canoe & Kayak Club

Ages: Mixed | Sundays 4pm - 5pm (winter only)

Bury Canoe & Kayak club is at Burrs Country Park in Bury spring to autumn, and Oulder Hill Leisure Complex during the winter. The club welcomes members and non-members of all ages and levels of ability. The pool sessions in winter are fantastic for beginners to develop foundation skills. The club has dedicated coaches and will teach anybody who wants to learn new skills, however youths should be accompanied by an adult. The club also has a good social side that includes biannual bunkhouse trips, regular river trips (at all levels), and BBQ's and camping trips.

For more information please visit

Oulder Hill Trampoline Club

Ages: 8-15 | Thursdays 6pm - 8pm

You child can learn basics skills and develop to achieve certified levels. The session is run by a fully qualified instructor who is registered with the British Gymnastics Association. Trampolining is a fun and exhilarating sport suitable for people of almost any age, shape or ability.

For more information please contact reception 01706 716680.

Tap Dancing

Ages: All adults welcome | Mondays 8.30-9.30pm

Maureen Astley has run the tap dancing classes for mature participants many years at OHLC. The weekly class is an enjoyable, social environment for friends to meet up and have fun whilst taking part in physical activity.

For more information please contact reception on 01706 716680

Oulder Hill Judo Club

Ages: school age children | Tuesday's (term time) 6.30pm-7.30pm.

Oulder Hill Judo Club is run by 3 time Paralympic Gold Medal winner, Simon Jackson MBE. Judo offers many benefits such as high levels of fitness and stamina, balance and coordination. Oulder Hill Judo Club reinforces the positive messages that young people receive from home and school.

For more information please visit

Aquabears Swim Club

Ages: mixed | Mondays 6.30pm-9pm, Wednesdays 7.30-8.30pm, Saturdsays & Sundays 12pm-2pm

Aquabears Swimming club was formed in 1979 in response to the need for high level competitive club and as a local centre of Excellence in Rochdale. The club has had many successful years with a number of their swimmers achieving international success.

Aquabears train saturday 12pm-2pm and Sunday 12.30pm-2pm.

For more information please visit

Rochdale Youth Orchestra

Ages: school age children | Saturday's 10.15am-11.45am

With tutors from the Royal Northern College of Music and other experts, their repertoire includes well-known classical music and popular tunes including songs from the shows such as Abba. Rochdale Youth Orchestra invite young musicians who play string, woodwind, brass and percussion instruments to join.

For more information please visit

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