Junior October Half Term Activities at Penrith Leisure Centre

£1 Swimming from 23rd October – 27th October 2017

In partnership with Cumbria County Council and Eden District Council Penrith and Appleby Leisure Centre are offering discounted £1 swims for children 5-15 years (under 5’s swim free).

£1 Swims are available in all swimming sessions except, Splash Times with inflatable and Water Workout Sessions. Participants will need to complete a register on entry in order to receive discount. To view our summer swimming programme and our swim rules please visit: http://www.better.org.uk/leisure-centre/eden/penrithlc/timetable

Junior Gym 11-15 year olds

Supervised Gym Sessions for 11-15 year olds. Our Instructors can write specific programmes, and give support to those wishing to use the gym (Induction required).

Monday – Friday 4-5.30 Saturdays 8.45-10.15

Monthly memberships for juniors include Junior Gym Sessions, Swimming and Racquet Sports (1 court per day) or pay and play options are available. Please call reception on 01768 863450


27th October, 9.00am - 3.00pm, Age 6+


This one day trampoline course is aimed at beginners to more advanced athletes.

Our qualified instructors will teach you basic shapes and summersaults and a range of

techniques for this exciting and dynamic sport.


23 October, 9.00am - 3.30pm, Age 6+


Our Rhythmic gymnastics courses will demonstrate how to move gracefully with

apparatus including the hoop, the ribbon and the ball. This artistic and energetic course is

ideal for those who participate in gymnastics but also dance and movement.


24 October, 9.00am - 4.00pm, Age 5 - 12


Our multi sports camp allows participants to take part in a range of sports and activities

which may include football, tag rugby, dodgeball, netall, tri golf, hockey, racket sports,

rounders and cricket. The Camps aim to develop participant’s skills in a fun environment,

which will include a programme of skills development and small sided games.


25,26 October, 9.00am - 3.30pm, Age 6+


Our gymnastics camps allow participants to have fun and improve their gymnastics skills,

strength and flexibility. Our holiday courses are an ideal way for beginners to try the sport

for the first time, but our camps equally cater for those who have more experience.


23, 24, 25 October, 10.00am - 3.00pm, Age 8 - 14


Why not come and try our Climbing Wall at Penrith Leisure Centre. Working alongside a

qualified climbing instructor, participants will be given the opportunity to develop their

climbing skills, understand climbing safety and traverse different climbing routes.


Beginners £20

9.00am - 9.30am

Tuesday 24 October - Friday 27 October, Age 4+

Our crash course swimming lessons are an ideal way to improve water confidence and

to learn those early strokes and techniques on the swimming pathway. Our courses are

delivered by qualified tutors.


Monday 23 October, 2.00pm - 3.30pm

Wednesday 25 October, 10.00am - 11.30am

Our splash time with inflatable sessions give the chance for participants to have fun and play in water. Our pool inflatable assault course is set out for people to test their speed, agility and balance. Having fun in the pool in these sessions is an ideal way to be active and improve water confidence in a fun environment.

To book please visit: www.betterlessons.org.uk