A collaboration of partners from the Active Easington Community
Sports Network have come together to offer a range of sessions for
males over the age of 16.
The new Active Men programme will be launched on Monday, 23
April 2012, starting with a male-only running club which will meet
at 6pm in Healthworks, Easington Colliery. Men of all fitness
levels are welcome. Other activities include:
Body Blast Class - Tuesdays at 7.15pm - 8.15pm at Jupiter Gym in
Easington, £2.50 per session.
Male only gym session - Wednesdays at 7pm to 8pm at Healthworks,
£1.50 per session.
Spinning - Wednesdays at 7.15pm to 8pm at the Fitness Factory in
Peterlee, £2.50 per session.
Multi-sports - Fridays at 6pm to 7pm at Peterlee College, £1 per
Amy McKenna, community project officer with County Durham and
Darlington NHS Foundation Trust health improvement services at
Healthworks, said: "This is a great opportunity for male members of
the community to get involved in some fun physical activity
sessions. We will be looking to try out new activities as the
programme continues which will include rowing, dodgeball and
Healthworks, the healthy living centre, works in partnership
with NHS County Durham and Darlington, County Durham and Darlington
NHS Foundation Trust, Northumbrian Water and Durham County
Healthworks is located in Easington, County Durham and provides
a wide range of health information, activities and support to those
living in Easington, and the surrounding area.
Published: 16 April 2012
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