27
Nov

Snug baby swimsuits

Our youngest swimmers can stay warmer in the pool thanks to a new range of baby swimming costumes, now on sale at the pool. Specially designed to keep babies warm – and to make them less slippery in the water, the swim suits are made from thin neoprene and have an easy-on...
27
Nov

Big plans at MACPool

MACPool is now 17 years old and it’s time for us to make some big decisions about what’s next so we can make sure the pool and facilities are in good shape for the next 17 years and beyond. Some of our fixtures and fittings are coming to the end of their life and the...
12
Nov

MACPool Community Meeting

Mid Argyll Community Pool is considering a programme of refurbishment work to bring the building up to modern standards. Our facilities are approaching the end of their useful life and significant investment over the next 2 or 3 years is crucial to ensure that the pool continues...
31
Oct

Dalriada Dolphins – Swimmer of the Month

It’s been a big month for Dalriada Dolphins as the club welcomed a new coach and awarded its first ever ‘Swimmer of the month’ prizes in October. Awarded to the junior and senior swimmer who have made the greatest contribution to the club or shown the biggest improvement, this...
30
Sep

Clever Cloggs

Lifeguards Kyle Doul, Robbie McDougall and Alexis Stewart have signed up with the Sports Academy of Scotland to study for an SVQ Level 3 in Leisure Management as part of a modern apprenticeship scheme. Kyle, Robbie and Alexis will receive on-the-job training while they are...
27
Sep

MACPool Goes Social

Now you can keep up with what’s going on at MACPool now Stuart and the team are getting the hang of social media. You can follow on Twitter or Facebook by clicking the links at the top right of this page. Stuart says, “We know our customers are using Facebook and Twitter so it...
27
Sep

Wanted – Tadpoles, Frogs, Ducklings and Otters

New swimming lessons for tiny tots accompanied by adults. We’re offering brand new lessons for our youngest swimmers, giving children from 6 months onwards the chance to become water babies. Adults and children will follow the Scottish Swimming Adult and Child Swimming Syllabus....
30
Apr

Defibrillator on Poolside

Swimming at MACPool is safer than ever, thanks to our new automated external defibrillator. All of our lifeguards have been trained on how to use the equipment, which can help save the life of a person having a heart attack. The British Heart Foundation and the Scottish Fire...
01
Apr

Success for Young Swimmers

Young swimmers are celebrating success this week at Mid Argyll Community Pool. More than 150 children who have taken part in the Learn to Swim programme received certificates to recognise the improvements they’ve made during the latest series of lessons. All of the swimmers have...
22
Feb

Become a Member and Save Save Save…

Regular swimmers can save money by signing up to one of our membership packages. Gold membership, from £4.20 per week is great value and gives you access to all of our public swimming sessions. Platinum Membership, from £6.35 per week includes admission to classes like Adult Swim...