West Devon

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About West Devon

1Life West Devon Contract includes Meadowlands Leisure Pool and Okehampton Parklands Leisure Centre. 1Life caters for every gym-goer with a variety of membership packages and payment options to suit all lifestyles and budgets. Operating across 70 centres in the UK 1Life has invested over £2.6 million into its facilities to deliver the latest gym equipment, fitness classes, personal assessments and training, for more than 50,000 members.

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Kate Burn
Manifest Communications
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174
e. kate@manifestcomms.co.uk

West Devon

New Swim School term begins at Meadowlands Leisure Centre and Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre

Meadowlands Leisure Centre and Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre will launch a new Swim School term on Monday 23rd April, along side a new snorkelling programme that will span 16 weeks.

  • The award winning Swim School programme, which is open to children three years and up, will run Monday to Friday at 4.00pm – 5.00pm and Saturday 9.00am  – 10.30am and the snorkelling classes will be held every Monday at 4.30pm – 5.30pm
  • In order for children to take part in the snorkelling programme they must be able to swim at least 50 meters
  • New swim school members can enrol on Monday 16th April. The new swim school term will start on 23rd April 2012 and will run up until the summer holidays

Quotations:

Dave Smith, Business Manager for Meadowlands Leisure Centre, commented:

Our Swim School programme is always a huge success at both Meadowlands Leisure and Parklands Okehampton and it’s a great way to keep children in the area active whilst they learn a vital life skill. We hope the introduction of snorkelling classes will also encourage children to take part and learn something new.

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Local leisure centre offers free classes to get community active!

To mark National Fitness Day on Friday 26th September, Parklands Okehampton Leisure Centre is offering free sessions to local residents in the hope of getting the wider community more active To kick-start the day’s events the centre will be running an early morning circuits class from 7-8am with all ages and abilities welcome For those […]

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Leisure centre donates bikes to Morrisons charity challenge!

Staff from Parklands Okehampton and Meadowlands Tavistock have come together to support Morrisons’ charity fundraising efforts by donating two bicycles for a charity challenge The team from Morrisons Tavistock, located on Plymouth Road, had set themselves an initial goal of riding 220 miles on the donated bikes, to raise funds for Sue Ryder, a charity […]

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Shortie showdown! Local leisure centres raise awareness for HRUK

Parklands Okehampton and Meadowlands Leisure Pool are doing their bit for charity on Friday 22nd August, by encouraging all of its members and employees to don a pair of funky shorts and support Wear Your Shorts to Work Day. Wear Your Shorts to Work Day, created by Heart Research UK, challenges people all across the […]

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