Find out about swimming pools and fitness centres, walking groups, weight loss groups and exercise schemes in the Hambleton area.

Pools and fitness centres

The centre offers a range of activities and facilities including Zest Swim, Zest Health & Fitness, Zest Sports and Zest Juniors.

Firby Road
Bedale
North Yorkshire
DL8 2AT

Website:http://www.hambletonleisure.co.uk/index.php/our-centres/bedale-leisure-centre

Telephone:01677 427272

There is something for all ages and abilities at Bedale Leisure Centre.

There are various costs, depending on the activities chosen. Their website contains pricing details, activity timetables and opening times.

The centre provides a range of quality memorable experiences for individuals, organised groups and families.

Carlton Minniott
Thirsk
North Yorkshire
YO7 4NJ

Email:joshua@nyy.org.uk

Website:http://www.carltonlodge.org.uk

Telephone:0800 096 2608 (freephone) or 01845 522145

The centre has three separate accommodation buildings and also a camping area. They provide on-site adventurous, stimulating activities including raft building; canoeing and kayaking; high ropes courses; a challenge course; archery; problem solving; orienteering; bushcraft; and a climbing wall.

The activities at the centre are suitable for people aged five an upwards. There are various costs, depending on the activities chosen. Their website contains pricing details and more information about the activities.

The Galtres Centre is a registered charity based in Easingwold that runs many activities, including fitness and exercise classes.

Market Place
Easingwold
North Yorkshire
YO61 3AD

Email:galtresfitness@hotmail.com

Website:http://www.visit-easingwold.com/galtres.html

Telephone:01347 822472

The centre offers a range of activities and facilities including Zest Swim, Zest Health & Fitness, Zest Sports and Zest Juniors.

Stone Cross
Northallerton
North Yorkshire
DL6 2UZ

Website:http://www.hambletonleisure.co.uk/index.php/our-centres/hambleton-leisure-centre

Telephone:01609 777070

There is something for all ages and abilities at Hambleton Leisure Centre.

There are various costs, depending on the activities chosen. Their website contains pricing details, activity timetables and opening times.

The centre offers a range of activities and facilities including Zest Swim, Zest Health & Fitness, Zest Sports and Zest Juniors.

Great Broughton Road
Stokesley
North Yorkshire
TS9 5JJ

Website:http://www.hambletonleisure.co.uk/index.php/our-centres/stokesley-leisure-centre

Telephone:01642 711140

There is something for all ages and abilities at Stokesley Leisure Centre.

There are various costs, depending on the activities chosen. Their website contains pricing details, activity timetables and opening times.

The centre offers a range of activities and facilities including Zest Swim, Zest Health & Fitness, Zest Sports and Zest Juniors.

Chapel Street
Thirsk
North Yorkshire
YO7 1LU

Website:http://www.hambletonleisure.co.uk/index.php/our-centres/thirsk-a-sowerby-leisure-centre

Telephone:01845 522447

There is something for all ages and abilities at Stokesley Leisure Centre.

There are various costs, depending on the activities chosen. Their website contains pricing details, activity timetables and opening times.

Walking groups

Hambleton Strollers offer people of all ages and ability the opportunity to do some physical activity and meet new people.

Locations in Hambleton

Email:paul.fisher@ageuknorthyorkshire.org.uk

Website:http://www.walkingforhealth.org.uk/walkfinder/yorkshire-and-humber/hambleton-strollers-walking-for-health

Telephone:01609 771624

They organise group led graded walks in six main towns and some small villages in Hambleton. The walks are free of charge.

Weight loss groups

BDA Weightwise offer a weight management service through their website.

Email:info@bda.uk.com

Website:http://www.bdaweightwise.com/index.html

The free service is available to all and offers online support, tools and signposting to find the right approach to weight management.

Weight Watchers offer group-based weight loss programmes at community venues in Hambleton.

Hambleton

Website:http://www.weightwatchers.co.uk

Telephone:0845 712 3000

Weight Watchers is available to over 18's only. Also, you must not be pregnant or have an eating disorder. The registration fee is £9 plus a weekly fee of £5.99. The service offers guidance for any weight goal, attendance at meetings and online support.

Slimming World offer weight loss programmes at community venues in Hambleton.

Hambleton

Website:http://www.slimmingworld.co.uk/joining-a-group/nearest-group.aspx

Telephone:0844 897 8000

They provide guidance for any weight goal. There are reduced rates for senior citizens.

To find your nearest group see http://www.slimmingworld.co.uk/joining-a-group/nearest-group.aspx

Exercise schemes

Extend is a chair based exercise to encourage older people to stay physically active.

Age UK North Yorkshire

Email:jane.wyrill@ageuknorthyorkshire.org.uk

Telephone:01609 771624

It is a group activity for older people who would like to meet new people and take part in some exercise.

Sessions cost £2 and run at various locations throughout Hambleton.

Initiative that uses sport to reduce isolation in rural areas.

Primetime at Hambleton District Council

Email:communities@hambleton.gov.uk

Website:http://hambleton.gov.uk/info/20064/sport_and_physical_activity/327/inclusive_sport/2

Telephone:01609 767202

Organised physical activities, which are fully inclusive but are particularly aimed at older people. Sessions run in Hutton Rudby, Husthwaite, Stokesley, Topcliffe and Stillington.