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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
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e. kate@manifestcomms.co.uk

West Devon

Parklands Leisure Centre in Okehampton to host action-packed open day

Parklands Leisure Centre in Okehampton is hosting an open day on Sunday 25th March between 10.30am and 4.00pm; the day will involve a number of sports activities and games for all family members.

  • The open weekend has been set up to encourage local communities to get active and to come and road test the great facilities, which are on the doorstep to local residents
  • Activities on offer in the Sports Hall include: Badminton matches at 10.30am – 12.00pm: Football penalty shoot out at 12.00pm – 1.00pm: Basketball hoops at 1.00pm – 2.00pm: Family circuit training at 2.00pm – 3.00pm: 5-a-side football tournament 4.00pm – 5.00pm
  • Free health checks are also available, they will measure blood pressure, BMI, fat percentage and perform a lung flow test, together with a brief plan on how to get healthier
  • Free access to the gym and a variety of aerobics sessions in the studio will also be available

Quotations:

Jon Smith, Contract Manager at Parklands Leisure Centre said:

We have some really great facilities Parklands, Okehampton and we hope that by offering these taster sessions, local residents will be keen to take part in the numerous activities and classes on a regular basis. We’ll also be offering free health checks throughout the day so do come along and find out more.

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Archive

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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Local boy completes Rookie Lifeguard training at Meadowlands Leisure Pool

A young boy from Launceston has been presented with a lifeguarding award after working to complete his Rookie Lifeguard Gold 3 course at Meadowlands Leisure Pool Dave Smith, the Business Manager at Meadowlands, presented Louis Sampson, aged just 13, with his award whilst his swimming teacher at the pool Chris Gallie awarded him with a […]

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