Smithills Sports Centre
Smithills Sports Centre is amongst the very best in the North West, and boasts a superb, fully equipped sports hall large enough to accommodate eight badminton courts. Facilities include a state of the art fitness suite with over twenty five machines, a dozen superb changing rooms and a pavillion with meeting and function room facilities. The fitness room boasts cardiovascular and strength resistance equipment provided by Technogym UK (suppliers to the Sydney Olympic Games); it is fully air-conditioned and is situated in a superb location on the first floor of the Centre. The room is staffed by qualified and friendly instructors who are committed to offering you a personal fitness experience. The room is for adults only - aged 16 upwards, other than during Kids Cardio sessions which take place every Saturday and Sunday 1.00 p.m - 2.00 p.m for 11 - 15 year olds.
Outdoor Facilities 4 Floodlit Netball Courts 1 Cricket Square 4 Junior Intermediate Football Pitches 1 Senior Football Pitch
Childrens' Parties Let us take the stress out of arranging your child's party. We offer themed sports parties for children aged 8-12yrs. Choose from football, basketball, netball, multi-sports, swimming, dance or cheerleading (age 5 ). Prices start from just ÃâÃÂ£53.00 and our party packages include one hour with a sports coach followed by one hour in a private room where you provide your own choice of food and entertainment. Alternatively you can simply book a room for a disco.
We have a 25 yard pool and swimming lessons are available from age 4.
Disability Sports If you play wheelchair sports or if you like rugby then you should try, at least once, wheelchair rugby league. It's fast and furious and is played to rugby league rules. It's a summer sport, so games won't interfere with the basketball season. A league started in the spring of 2010. Sports wheelchairs are available. Anyone can play, children and adults. All you need is the upper body strength to push a wheelchair. For more information please ring Paul at Jigsaw on 0161 2536306 or email email@example.com. It is no coincidence that international netball and wrestling teams use Smithills Sports Centre regularly; the facilities are quite outstanding.
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 5.15pm - 10.45pm saturday & Sunday 8.45am - 5.45pm
Smithills Sports Centre Friday Night Project is funded by The Big Lottery Fund:
Every Friday 6.30-8.30pm for 11-16 years. Cost is FREE!
May 2012-October 2012:
Music Technology 6.30-8.00pm
Street Dance 7.30-8.30pm
Fitness Suite Gym Sessions 7.30-8.30om
All sessions are run by qualified instructors that have been CRB checked.
Halloween is the perfect time of year to get creative in the kitchen and making food scarily fun! Whether you want to jazz up a slice of cheese on toast or go full out for a party with spooky drinks and disgusting nibbles we have some great Halloween recipes for you right here. The kids will love getting involved - or have a surprise goulish meal!!
Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!