Swimmers from Peterlee took on a challenge for Swimathon 2013 at Peterlee Leisure centre between 26-28 April 2013. Over 23,000 swimmers of all ages and abilities completed their Swimathon challenge in 616 pools across the UK, helping to raise vital funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care. East Durham Belles entered a team of 30 ladies [...]
Peterlee Leisure Centre hosts Ladies Day with East Durham Belles
Peterlee Leisure Centre is hosting a Ladies Day on Saturday 24th March in association with the East Durham Belles, offering ladies from the local area the opportunity to try new classes and activities.
- The day will be free for any women who attend and will give them the opportunity to try new aquatic activities such as Learn to Swim and Swim4Fitness sessions and the brand new Aqua Zumba class, a water-based, body-toning, cardio-conditioning workout
- As well as the activities in the pool, the squash and racquet ball courts will be available from 10.00am to 2.00pm for 20 minute slots
- Cycling improvement and cycle skills sessions will also run throughout the day. Finally, Boxerfit, Bodyblast and Bokwa sessions will be held from 10.45am to 1.00pm
- Bokwa is a new exercise dance class that mixes African dancing and boxing moves for a great cardio workout
Malcolm Grinstead, Contract Manager at Peterlee Leisure Centre, said:
The Ladies Day at Peterlee Leisure Centre is all about getting ladies from the local area to participate more in physical activity. We are launching a new Aqua Zumba class and have other exciting sessions such as Bokwa on offer, as well as cycling and swimming, so there really is something for everyone.