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Gym Workout

Whether you’re taking the first steps on your fitness journey or you’re looking to stay in shape, our gym has been designed with a range of equipment to suit your needs. Everybody’s different – and we all have our own goals - which is why we offer you different types of workout training and support. We want you to feel comfortable, so to comply with physical distancing bookable 1hr time slots are now available and bookable via the Better UK app or clicking 'Book Activity' at the top of this page.

Better At Home

Staying active and motivated when you are adjusting to a new routine is always a challenge. But there are plenty of ways to keep your body and mind healthy even when you can’t get to the gym, pool or court.

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Swimming

To comply with physical distancing regulations and to ensure a fair allocation of time for each customer we will be allocating time slots for swim sessions. The one hour 'Swim for Fitness' session will include the allowance for safe arrival, movement through the facility, changing and leaving the premises. Bookable time slots are now available and bookable via the Better UK app or clicking 'Book Activity' at the top of this page.

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Fitness Classes

With a wide variety of fitness classes available, you'll find the perfect way to keep active and stay motivated. We have classes for the whole community, from high-energy dance or cardio classes to strength, conditioning, mind and body. We’ve got something to suit everyone. Fitness class timetables and bookable time slots are now available and bookable via the Better UK app or by clicking 'Book Activity' at the top of this page.

Swimming Lessons

Learn to swim with Better Swim School and help your children learn this important life skill. The Better Swim School programme focuses on a set of achievements linked to a set of skills and distances achieved which are natural and progressive milestones for every child to become the best swimmer possible. From baby swimming to junior classes plus adult swimming, Swim Doctor, Disability and 1-2-1 lessons, all abilities are catered for at Better. Click "Book lesson or course" above to find out more.

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Personal Training

If you are new to fitness, struggle to find motivation or simply need guidance and a push to help you achieve your goals, we have a solution for you. Whatever your focus and level of fitness, Personal Trainers will work with you to design a bespoke exercise programme that works around your lifestyle. We work in partnership with YOUR Personal Training who provide personal training services in Better gyms across the UK. All of the personal trainers are level 3 qualified as a minimum and are equipped with a solid knowledge-base and skill set.

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Junior Gym

Gym session designed for teens aged between 11-15 wanting to get active. All sessions have a member of staff present, so if you are unfamiliar with any gym equipment, you can ask them for safety advice. All junior members are required to attend a junior gym induction prior to attending the session. All junior gym sessions require an advanced booking. Bookable time slots are available via the Better UK app or by clicking 'Book Activity' at the top of this page.

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Tennis

Better are now the largest public provider of affordable tennis lessons and and can enable your child to become a confident tennis player, or simply develop their agility and coordination in a fun and friendly environment

Outdoor Swimming

Whether you're an outdoor swimming fanatic or are yet to dip your toes into the water, why not try a lido? Every time you immerse in an outdoor swimming pool, your body benefits from increased circulation and metabolism, as well as boosting your immune system and improving your sleep quality. This all adds up to you feeling better inside and out. Bookable time slots are now available via the Better UK app or by clicking 'Book Activity' at the top of this page.

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Squash

Better works in partnership with England Squash to ensure that Squash is delivered to the highest quality across our leisure centres and provides you with accessible sessions when you want them. Why not book a squash court or get involved in one of the many squash leagues at your local leisure centre? You'll also find squash lessons to help you master this fun and high-energy game.

Badminton

Find out how badminton can boost your mental, physical and social health at a Better leisure centre near you. Book a badminton court, get involved in a badminton league or learn how to play. Better offers No Strings badminton at some leisure centres across the UK in partnership with Badminton England.

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Gymnastics

Is your child interested in gymnastics? Gymnastics will help to improve your child's agility, balance, coordination and more, all in a warm and welcoming environment. They'll also learn fundamental skills, which are transferable and will help with other sports and activities. Our Gymnastic courses are led by qualified instructors and are suitable for all ages and abilities.

Healthwise

Healthwise is a physical activity referral programme available to people with health conditions or looking for support and guidance. Available in locations across the UK, contact your GP to find out more.

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Trampoline Park

In our trampoline park you can dodge, dunk and dive into a heap of fun. Our unique bounce arena has a mix of fun features, so there's something for everyone to enjoy. So what are you waiting for, pop in to see us and get bouncing!

Taster Sessions

Try an activity before deciding if you’d like to continue with it. These light touch sessions should help you feel more confident about making choices from our wider programme and timetable.

Give It A Go Programme

If you’re getting into fitness and need some extra guidance, our Give it a Go programme offers six weeks of support with a dedicated instructor. Following a health check, we’ll direct you to a range of activity options for you to have a go at. After the six weeks, you should feel confident to choose which of the activities you’d like to continue with that will best work with your schedule.

Aqua Splash

Take on the aqua splash challenge at a local leisure centre near you. For adults and children aged 8 and above, aqua splash is an exciting, inflatable obstacle course laid out in the swimming pool. Dive, climb and make your way across the fun and exciting course at a local swimming pool near you.

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Basketball

Play basketball at a Better leisure centre near you. You can book a court to play with friends or why not get involved in a local league? If you're new to the sport, you can also find lessons or a course taught by a qualified instructor.

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Football

From five-a-side pitches to seven-a-side pitches, you can find a number of football pitches to book. You'll also find 3G astroturf pitches, indoor pitches, grass and tarmac, so you can train and play whatever the weather. Whether you want to play with friends or join a league, train and play with Better leisure.

Dance Classes

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Inclusive

Better is accessible for everyone. From swimming to the gym, you'll find activities that are inclusive, so that everybody can stay active and feel healthier and happier.

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Ballet Classes

We offer a range of ballet classes from tots to teens

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Modern Theatre

Find out more about our Modern Theatre dance classes from Grade 4 – Intermediate level.

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Drama Classes

Drama is a brilliant way to improve speech, speaking in public or to friends and peers, social interaction, confidence and self-esteem.

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Musical Theatre

An exciting mixture of drama, singing & movement culminating in external examinations with Trinity Guildhall.

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Street Dance

Our Street Dance classes are a combination of styles including breaking, locking and popping creating high energy stylish routines.

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Jazz Dance

Jazz classes are fun concentrating on ensuring kicks, leaps and turns have the correct technique.

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B40 Youth Dance Company

Find out more about our contemporary dance programme providing training and performance experiences for aspiring young dancers.

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Music tuition

121 Music Tuition - From beginner to professional our 121 lessons are suitable for all and start at age 5 years.

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Club Activities

From fitness classes to organised activity sessions, such as badminton, tennis or walking football, find a range of sessions suitable for those older than 55. Get active, meet people and improve your social, mental and physical health with Better.

Sailing

Canoeing

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Canoeing/Kayaking

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Open Water Swimming

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Holiday Activities

Looking for things to do with the kids during the holidays? From swim school to football and tennis, find a variety of courses and holiday activities to keep them occupied and active.

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Kids Activities

Whatever your age or level of ability, our wide range of activities, lessons or courses will be available at your local Better Leisure Centre. Explore what we offer and find something which is suited to your needs.

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's birthday party at a Better leisure centre near you. From swimming and football parties to trampoline park and football parties, discover a range of activities to suit your kids. Don't stress - we'll help you organise, do the catering so you can sit back and enjoy the day.

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Indoor Bowling

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Tenpin Bowling

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Vertigo Adventure Climbing

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Youth Club

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Multi-Activity

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Dojo

Cycling

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High Ropes

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Extreme Skate Park

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Summer School

The Academy Performing Arts Summer School - Dance and Drama

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Paddleboarding

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Swimsafe

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Raft Building

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Bush Craft

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Powerboating

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Courses

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Hire and Tuition

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Netball

Inflatables

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Thermal Spa Experience

Our thermal spa therapies are at the heart of Spa Experience by Better, providing health benefits that have been enjoyed for thousands of years. Book now!

Roller Skating

Drop in roller skating session for Juniors age 4-15 years old.

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Elevate Classes

Elevate is a new concept by Better, designed to give you a unique full body workout. Taught by qualified instructors, it's unlike anything you've experience before. Are you ready to ELEVATE your fitness?

Water Slides

Volleyball

Fancy a game of volleyball? Improve your hand-eye coordination, confidence and have fun in this great social activity.

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