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Sky High Adventure

Active Medlock, Gardenfold Way, Droylsden, M43 7XU

0161 370 3070

We have an onsite car park with approximately 100 spaces

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Welcome to Active Medlock!

Based in the heart of Droylsden, Active Medlock has a great range of facilities to meet all your fitness needs: with a swimming pool, fitness suite and as the home of Sky High Adventure there’s a great range of facilities, whatever your aims and interests.

At Active Medlock we understand that activity, health and fitness comes in many forms, so whether it’s football, swimming, gyms, or group exercise you’re after we’ll have just what you’re looking for. Our great Active Medlock centre includes:
• 25m swimming pool
• A fitness suite with 60+ stations
• Free weights area, ab room and functional training area
• 40+ group exercise classes each week
• 40 + swimming sessions each week
• 4 3G Astro turf pitches
• Sky High Adventure
• Sensory room
• Lifeskills kitchen and external classroom

Our great range of classes includes the increasingly popular Les Mills classes, popular sessions such as Zumba and Yoga and innovative sessions such as MokyFit and Piloxing. We’ve even combined our pool and group exercise to bring you Aqua fit sessions meaning you can enjoy aerobic exercise without worrying about high impact exercise affecting your joints.
With four 3G Astro Turf pitches available Active Medlock is a great venue for sports teams to come together and practise skills.

At Active Medlock you’ll always find a member of staff on hand ready to help you with any of your queries. All of which makes Active Medlock a great choice for families and individuals to visit.

Facilities at Active Medlock


We have a fantastic 25m, 6 lane deck level swimming pool, 0.9m – 3m in depth.

Fitness Suite

We have a 60+ piece station gym with areas for free weights and stretching to enable everyone to enjoy a complete workout. Our resistance machines are wheelchair friendly too. We also have a free weights area, ab room and functional training zone.

3G Astroturf Pitches

We have four great pitches for you and your team to practise skills, train and compete.

Sensory Room

Our sensory room is the perfect environment to stimulate senses: the space can be used to generate interest and interaction or create a calming and relaxing atmosphere. The space is bookable through reception.

Lifeskills Kitchen & External Classroom

Both of these great facilities are bookable on request and can add dimension and interest to your lessons.

Conference Rooms

With two large, state of the art rooms, with an interior wall that can be removed to allow for one large space you can host an event, training or conference in our newly refurbished suites.

Sky High Adventure

Active Medlock is proud to be the home of Sky High Adventure, the first centre of its kind in the northwest. You can find out all about Sky High Adventure hereOr visit the Sky High Adventure website here. 

Classes at Active Medlock

We have a great range of swimming and group exercise classes available at Active Copley, whether its high intensity classes or low-impact workouts you’re interested in you can get fit your way, learn with friends and stay motivated with help from our instructors.

Disability Sport
Active Medlock has a great and inclusive programme including swimming, living well and dance. View our pdf here.


Swimming is not only great exercise; it’s a great life skill too. We have sessions for all ages and abilities. 

Group Exercise

Stay motivated with our exciting and diverse range of group exercises classes.

Download our guide to find out more, here.



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