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Fitness courses

Short fitness courses at Bridport Leisure Centre run for six weeks and are great for seeing progress and for those who like a goal. All courses start the weeks commencing Monday 20th January, Monday 2nd March and Monday 13th April 2020.


Mondays

Chair based exercise: A gentle and low-intensity chair-based exercise class to help improve your posture, balance, and strength. Suitable for people with reduced mobility and wheelchair users.

  • 11.15am – 12.15pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Monday 20th and Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Debbie

Pole Moves: Practise new tricks and positions. Keep improving your skills and set new goals.

Pole fitness is a unique way to build core stability, flexibility, and body confidence. Our
pole courses introduce you to this invigorating, musical discipline and give you the skills
you need to take your practice to the next level.

  • 8.15pm – 9.15pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Monday 20th January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

Tuesdays

Baby Massage: Enjoy learning relaxation techniques to help soothe and connect with your baby. This course helps to enable better communication whilst enjoying quality time in a relaxing environment.

  • 1pm – 2pm
  • Studio 2
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Penny

Orthopilates: Learn how to move efficiently, gain strength, control and physical durability. Exercises can be adapted for all ages and levels of fitness, whether you’re recovering from an injury, pregnant, retired or a competitive athlete.

  • 11.30am – 12.30pm
  • Studio 2
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

STOTT Pilates: a contemporary, anatomically-based approach to Joseph Pilates original exercise method. A safe, highly effective and low impact way to stretch and strengthen the body.

  • 5.30pm – 6.30pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Debbie

Kettlebells: Get to grips with kettlebells in this six-week course designed to help you feel confident with the weight and master technique. Build long lean muscles, improve strength and power, elevate heart rate and burn calories.

  • 7.15pm – 8.15pm
  • Studio 2
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Nicole

Stretch: Good stretch technique is an important part of any fitness regime. Increase your range of movement, improve alignment and relieve muscular tension with this introductory six-week course.

  • 7.30pm – 8.30pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

Wednesdays

NEW: Weight Management & Mental Wellbeing: including cardiovascular exercises, strength and conditioning, flexibility, and relaxation techniques to help you manage and increase your health and wellbeing.

  • 10.15am – 11.15am
  • Pavilion
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Debbie

Pole Fitness Course: Working towards level moves and learning how to combine them into a routine. Building strength, flexibility, and stamina.

  • 8pm – 9pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Wednesday 22nd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Biddy

Thursdays

Baby and Me: Ease your way back into exercise after the birth of your baby. Work at your own pace to safely tone, trim and get back into shape. Focus on feeling good about yourself, your body and have fun with your new baby.
* Six-week check from your GP required before starting

  • 1pm – 2pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

Chair based exercise: A gentle and low-intensity chair-based exercise class to help improve your posture, balance, and strength. Suitable for people with reduced mobility and wheelchair users.

  • 11.15am – 12.15pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Debbie

NEW: Weight Management & Mental Wellbeing: including cardiovascular exercises, strength and conditioning, flexibility, and relaxation techniques to help you manage and increase your health and wellbeing.

  • 5.45pm – 6.45pm
  • Pavilion
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Debbie

Kettlebells: Get to grips with kettlebells in this six-week course designed to help you feel confident with the weight and master technique. Build long lean muscles, improve strength and power, elevate heart rate and burn calories.

  • 7.15pm – 8.15pm
  • Studio 2
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Date: Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Hattie

Pole Flow: Improve your coordination and body awareness. Mix transitions, spins and poses together to have fun and build your confidence with the pole. Perfect for Beginners!

  • 8.15pm – 9.15pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Dates: Thursday 23rd January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Rachel B

Fridays

Introduction to Aerobics: Enjoy learning all the classic moves and routines to upbeat soundtracks! This fun, rhythmic aerobics course includes mat work and toning, whilst improving your coordination and cardiovascular fitness.

  • 6.30pm – 7.30pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Dates: not running in January – starts again Friday 6th March 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Lu

Saturdays

Stretch: Good stretch technique is an important part of any fitness regime. Increase your range of movement, improve alignment and relieve muscular tension with this introductory six-week course.

  • 8.30am – 9.30am
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Dates: Saturday 25th January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

Pole Perfect: a combination of all the pole courses to build upper strength, tone and sculpt – giving you a whole new body shape!

Pole fitness is a unique way to build core stability, flexibility, and body confidence. Our pole courses introduce you to this invigorating, musical discipline and give you the skills you need to take your practice to the next level.

  • 12pm – 1pm
  • BACIT Studio
  • Ability level: all abilities
  • Start Dates: Saturday 25th January 2020
  • Six-week course
  • Instructor: Ally

Fitness course prices

6-week course
Adult member – All-inclusive £24
Adult member – Multi-activity £30
Adult member – Swim and aqua £30
Adult member – Swim only £30
Adult non-member  £34.56
Adult non-member concessionary* £25.92

*Available to those of retirement age or receiving certain means-tested benefits. Proof of eligibility is required.

Start Dates: all courses start the week commencing Monday 20th January 2020.

Bookings: all courses are bookable up to 2 weeks in advance. To book, please ask at reception or call 01308 427464.