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Barrow Garden & Craft Show- A Bloomin’ Lovely Day!

What a fantastic array of flowers, plants, vegetables and local crafts on display this weekend at the Barrow Garden & Craft Show, hosted at the Park Leisure Centre on Sunday. Thanks to Huddle Hub  for their fantastic photo's and their promotion which helped the day to be a great success!    

September 4th, 2017|

Our Nicola Smashes the Hoad Hill Marathon

We are really proud of Nicola Molloy, our Fitness Instructor and Lifeguard here at The Park Leisure Centre, completing her first Marathon on Sunday and finishing as second female back! An amazing achievement! "Doing my first marathon meant a lot to me, I wanted to achieve something I hadn't achieved before. I was feeling really nervous on Sunday [...]

August 16th, 2017|

Multi-Sports Course – Limited places still available!

We have some spaces left on our Multi-Sports Course on Wed 16th to Fri 18th August, 1.30pm-3pm, for kids aged 8-11 years. If your kids love sport they will love our Multi-sports course! With Dodge Ball, Mini Tennis, Football, Tag Rugby, Kwik Cricket, Badminton, Club Max Gym sessions and more. Led by our experienced & qualified Fitness [...]

August 7th, 2017|

Nicola’s Cake Sale – Raising funds for St Mary’s Hospice.

Our Fitness Instructor Nicola Molloy, is running her very first marathon the 'Hoad Hill Marathon' on Sunday 13th August. In November 2005 Nicola's grandad spent his last few days in the "loving care" of St.Mary's hospice. She says "My grandad was very poorly at the time and without the brilliant care of the hospice my [...]

July 26th, 2017|

Sports sessions for older adults!

Come along to The Park Leisure Centre every Wednesday, we are running a series of sessions for older adults to help you to get back into exercise or sport. Organised by Barrow Sports Council to promote active living for all. WEDNESDAY 10.30am-11.15am Gym Sessions You will have sole use of this gym located on the [...]

May 31st, 2017|

Spaces left on Canoeing Course!

We have 6 places left on our canoeing course. If your child would like to do the last 2 days of this course the cost will be just £11. Call 01229 871146 today don't miss out! Suitable for children Aged 8+ can swim 50m. Learn basic boat control, paddle strokes, with fun & games. Led by [...]

May 30th, 2017|

We have limited places left on Whit Week Activities for Kids

A great selection of activities here at The Park Leisure Centre durning Whit Week Saturday 27th May to Sunday 4th June. From climbing and canoeing courses; swimming and gym sessions; roller skating and soft play; kids fitness classes - Zumba Kids and Funky Fitness Circuits - We've got more at The Park Leisure Centre to [...]

May 28th, 2017|

Kick Off 4 Cancer Event!

We will be running a stall at this Saturday's 'Kick Off 4 Cancer' event at Hawcoat Park, 27th May 11am-4pm. Come along and speak to our Membership Advisor Gavin and find out about our fantastic Gym memberships to get the whole family active! Tracey will be there to let you know about our activities for [...]

May 23rd, 2017|

Well Done to Our Very Own Sonic Sonja!

She's done it! Sonja's completed 10 marathons in 10 days for the 3rd time! Amazing Effort! Please donate to Sonja Foster here, raising money for local kids, Brathay's 'Focus on Furness' appeal: Sonja's Just Giving Page Congratulations to all participants!

May 22nd, 2017|

Well Done Zumbathoners!

Sunday 14th May 2017 saw the second annual charity Zumbathon event take place at the Park Leisure Centre. This year the charity supported was the Furness General Hospitals state of the art BayBe maternity unit currently under construction at the hospital site in Dalton Lane Zumbathoners - if that’s the correct description, you did not [...]

May 15th, 2017|