Find out about swimming pools and fitness centres in the Scarborough and Whitby areas.

Pools and fitness centres

The centre features a 25 metre pool and offers a variety of swim sessions, a swimming club and swimming lessons, as well as a fully air conditioned fitness suite.

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

Ashburn Road,
Off Valley Road,
Scarborough,
YO11 2JW

Scarborough Sports Village website

The centre features two swimming pools, a 50 station fitness suite, sports hall, outdoor tennis court and a multi-use games area. 

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

West Cliff
Whitby
North Yorkshire
Y021 3HT

Whitby Leisure Centre website

The centre features a large fitness suite, three squash courts, a spinning studio, 14 grass and tarmac tennis courts and a multi-purpose court. 

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

Filey Road
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO11 2TP

Scarborough Sports Centre website

Walking groups

​​​​The Scarborough and District group of the Ramblers' Association is a thriving organisation with a busy programme of walks.

Scarborough Ramblers website

Scarborough Rambling Club organises two group rambles most Sundays during the year in the beautiful countryside of Scarborough and district.​

Members are offered the choice of a long walk ranging generally between 10-14 miles or a short walk ranging generally between 5-9 miles. In addition, during the summer months, short walks are arranged for Thursday evenings. Occasional social events are also held.

Scarborough Rambling Club website

Weight loss groups

BDA Weightwise offer a weight management service through their website. The free service is available to all and offers online support, tools and signposting to find the right approach to weight management.

BDA Weightwise website

Weight Watchers offer group-based weight loss programmes at community venues in Scarborough and Whitby.

Weight Watchers website

Slimming World offer weight loss programmes at community venues in Scarborough. They provide guidance for any weight goal. There are reduced rates for senior citizens.

Slimming World website

Exercise schemes

parkrun is a series of 5k runs held on Saturday mornings in areas of open space around the UK. They are open to all, free, and are safe and easy to take part in. Visit the parkrun website for more information and to find the nearest parkrun in your area.