Club activities for seniors

Burnholme Sports Centre offer a Better range of healthy sport and physical activity sessions, especially dedicated for those aged 50 years and over, keep active and meet new friends.

Keeping fit, active and healthy is important whatever age you are and Better, York leisure centres have lots on offer for seniors.

Pitches and Courts

At Better Burnholme Sports Centre we have a range of activities and courses available at our outdoor pitches and indoor courts for all ages, with lots on offer for older people.

Whether you’re a regular gym and fitness class user or looking to return to exercise after illness or injury, why not give one of our social sport sessions a try? You'll find something available for all ages and abilities. 


Playing badminton is a great way to have fun and stay healthy, whatever your age or level of ability and there are 4 courts to choose from at Better Burnholme Sports Centre. 


Our outdoor pitches can be booked for a range of sports and activities, so you can play competitively as part of a team or club, or arrange a private booking and get your own group together. 

Our outdoor 3G pitches can be hired as a whole or in thirds. 

The pitches can be hired all year round by the hour on evenings, weekends and school holidays.


At Better, we believe that staying active and social is vital at any age. That's why we've created our Better Health and Fitness Senior memberships and pay as you go options for people aged 50 and over.

We host classes specifically for the young at heart:

·         50+ Group Cycle,

·         50+ Aerobics,

·         50+ Zumba,

Our 50+ offer is complimented by a whole range of inclusive classes throughout the week for a full timetable click here