Over 60 and ready to kick start a healthier lifestyle?
Our senior sessions at Arcadia Library & Leisure Centre are all aimed at getting you active, having fun and keeping healthy at the same time. You'll receive great support from our professional and friendly staff that will be happy to help you achieve your best.
Swim for 60+
Our Swim for 60+ sessions are relaxed swimming sessions exclusive for for over 60's followed by a tea and coffee social afterwards. The sessions take place in the small pool at the following times:
Monday 11:30 – 12:30
Wednesday 10:30 – 11:30
Friday 10:30 – 11:30
Free Swimming for Over 60's
Did you know Manchester residents aged 60+ are eligible for our free swimming scheme? That's right! Registering for the MCRactive card enables you to swim for free in swim for fitness, swim for all, swim for women and swim for senior sessions at Broadway Leisure Centre.
To register follow the link below and select;
Membership type: Pay as You Go
Payment Type: Single Payment
Membership: Better Adult Concessionary MCRactive Over 60 Res CA
To be eligible for this scheme, the card holder must live in the city of Manchester, paying council tax to Manchester City Council.Register now
We offer a range of low intensity fitness classes for suitable for seniors:
Chair Based Exercise is a low impact class that helps to improve strength and balance.
Mindfulness: A relaxing. a self-focused class where you'll experience a range of guided meditations and understand the ability of being 'still'=
Yoga Basics: Our Basics sessions are yoga classes for beginners or people looking to learn the foundations of yoga. With simpler movements at a lower intensity, Yoga Basic lessons are perfect for people starting their fitness journey or those who want to boost their confidence.Book Now