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Wokingham

Local leisure centres to take part in Three Peaks Challenge

Members and staff from three local leisure centres are donning their walking boots and taking part in the Three Peaks Challenge all in the name of charity. The challenge will take place on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd September and will help Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, St Crispin’s Leisure Centre and Carnival Pool Leisure Centre to raise money for WheelPower – the national charity for wheelchair sport.

  • The Three Peaks Challenge will see seven teams from the local centres trek up the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales
  • And three teams, including seven hikers and two drivers in each team, will attempt to walk Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon in just 24 hours, to raise a target of £2000 for WheelPower
  • The 24-hour challenge will also include the driving time between each of the mountains, so, Euro Hire in Bracknell has offered the teams three cars at a discount rate in order to help boost the amount of money raised for WheelPower

Quotation:

Tony Penge, Contract Manager across the leisure centres, said:

We’re really looking forward to this challenge; everyone involved is determined to reach the £2000 target and I have no doubt we will achieve this goal. It’s going to be a gruelling 24hours for everyone, but we have every confidence that the teams will complete the challenge and we wish them all the best of luck!

 

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Archive

Fitness team raise £1,000 for Children in Need

Laurel Park Netball organised a series of netball games and shoot out competitions, which took place on 15th and 16th November at Loddon Valley Leisure to raise over £1,000 for Children in Need Past events arranged by Laurel Park have proved hugely successful with this year’s event taking place throughout the weekend, with teams competing […]

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Loddon Valley Leisure launches walking football for over 50s

In partnership with Royals Community Trust, Loddon Valley Leisure has launched a new initiative to promote sporting activity for over 50s, by introducing walking football sessions to its timetable. The walking football course is halfway through its 10-week run and encourages older people to get involved in a series of fun and engaging activities Sessions […]

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Loddon Valley Leisure offers Zumba classes for kids in Wokingham

Loddon Valley Leisure is pleased to announce Zumba classes for children under 15 years old. Children in the Wokingham area now have the chance to have fun and keep fit at the classes, which will take place on Monday evenings The classes will be split into two age groups, children aged 4-7 years will run […]

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