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Better in Reading

From swimming to fitness classes; gym workouts to birthday parties find out why Better is at the heart of the community in Reading. Whether you want to learn how to swim or have a kick about with friends, you'll find you can learn, train and play at Better locations across Reading. We're here to help, whatever you're into. Discover what you can do with Better in Reading.

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Rivermead Leisure Complex & Gym

Rivermead Leisure Complex is a multi-functional centre, boasting a state-of-the-art gym, popular fitness class programme, swimming pool, squash courts, 10 badminton court sports hall and an indoor bowls hall. We also host events, catering for up to 3000 people.  

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South Reading Leisure Centre

South Reading Leisure Centre offers a range of indoor and outdoor facilities for the local community. With a gym, swimming pool, studios, 3G pitches and a sports hall, theres something for everyone. Learn to swim or enjoy a kick about with friends - we've got you covered.

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Meadway Sports Centre

Meadway Sports Centre offers a varied program of activities for the local community including swimming, gym workouts and indoor sporting facilities. From squash courts to fitness classes, theres something to keep you and your family active.

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Palmer Park Sports Stadium

Palmer Park Sports Stadium offers a combination of outstanding outdoor and indoor facilities including; Athletics stadium, 460m Velodrome, fully equipped gym, floodlit football pitches, children’s playground and multi use room.

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Popular activities in Reading

Swimming in Reading

Swim for fitness or swim for fun with Better in Reading.  Make a splash and enjoy some valuable family time, or learn to swim with the Better swim school.  With 2 brand new pools set to open by 2023, Better is your first choice for swimming in Reading.

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Gyms in Reading

Work out your way at a Better gym in Reading. With the latest Technogym equipment, studios and more, you work up a sweat, strengthen your core and tone your muscles with Better in Reading. 

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Fitness classes in Reading

From high-energy dance or cardio classes to strength, conditioning, mind and body, Better has a wide variety of fitness classes in Reading for you to find the perfect way to keep active and stay motivated.

Fitness classes in Reading

Kids activities in Reading

Looking for things to do with the kids? From swimming and gymnastics to holiday activities, your local Better leisure centre has plenty of activities to keep them occupied. 

Kids activities in Reading

What else we offer

Football in Reading

With 3G, astro turf and indoor 5-a-side pitches available, Better provides the perfect place to play football in Reading.

Squash in Reading

Enjoy this fast-paced game at your local Better leisure centre in Reading. Take to the court and get in a sweat in this hard and enjoyable game. 

Badminton in Reading

Play badminton at your local leisure centre in Reading. With drop-in sessions for adults and juniors, you can sharpen up your skills at Better in Reading. 

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