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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|

Sonja’s 10 Marathons in 10 Days for Brathay

One Marathon clearly isn't enough for our very own "Sonic" Sonja Foster! Sonja is a a member of our team here at the Park Leisure Centre and is currently completing 10 marathons in 10 Days, so if you happen to be in the lakes over the next 10 days then please show your support for [...]

May 12th, 2017|

Sponsored Zumbathon Charity Event

Dance and Make Every Move Count! Get ready for an afternoon of fun and fitness, Zumba dancing for 1, 2 or the 3 full hours! Raising funds for local charity and donating to the Bayb's Maternity Appeal, supporting the new Maternity Unit extension at Furness General Hospital. £10 Entry Fee for Adults and Children. Sponsorship [...]

May 7th, 2017|

Dia-beat This! Free Talk

Come along to a FREE talk at the Park Leisure Centre on Monday 9th January 7pm Award winning TV Director Eddy Marshall will be talking about how he reversed his own Type 2 Diabetes and how you too could achieve this! The talks will be followed by a programme of fun and supportive weekly group [...]

January 2nd, 2017|

We are celebrating 25 Years of The Park Leisure Centre!

It's 25 years of The Park leisure Centre on Wednesday 19th October! We opened on 19th October 1991 providing a fantastic friendly facility for local people and their families to enjoy. We continue to this day... Here at the Park we have something for everyone. More for fitness fanatics, with goals and regimes. More for [...]

October 10th, 2016|

Go Active at The Park Leisure Centre!

This weekend 1st & 2nd October The Park Leisure Centre is supporting the ‘Go Active in Cumbria’ campaign & the ‘Go Active weekend’  1-2 October 2016. The aim is to promote activity in Cumbria to help residents become more active, encouraging people to try out sports, fitness sessions and events.   SATURDAY 1st OCTOBER – A fantastic [...]

September 24th, 2016|

Filming at The Park Leisure Centre

We are making a film about the Park Leisure Centre on Monday 26th September 1-4pm. If you are at the centre on this date and during these times, you may be filmed and the footage will be used for purposes of advertising, publicity, website content and will be published on social media. If for any [...]

September 18th, 2016|

Spinning Workshop

Sunday 25th September 12 noon-4pm at The Park Leisure Centre. WANT TO BE A SPINNING INSTRUCTOR? First come first served! Cost: £20 The workshop will cover: Setting up of the bike Hand positions Aerobic systems Cadence = correct pace + intensity Music choices and BPM Instructing Keeping clients happy Delivering a successful class Only 6 Places available! [...]

September 12th, 2016|

The Big Idea 2016

A day promoting stuff to do for local young people. Saturday 17th September 12.30pm-4.30pm at The Park Leisure Centre. GET OFF YOUR GADGETS & DO SOMETHING MORE INTERESTING INSTEAD! Come along and find out about fun and interesting stuff to do in your spare time, there’s so much on offer right here in Barrow. FREE [...]

September 10th, 2016|