Ageing well

5. Get active 50+

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Exercise in a friendly, relaxed environment

Get Active 50+ gives you the chance to start exercising, keep healthy and meet new people. There’s a choice of sports across the borough, and they are all:

  • Suitable for total beginners
  • Excellent value, with professional tuition at a greatly reduced price
  • Friendly and social
  • For those over 50

“We learnt an awful lot and had good fun doing it" Terry, Reigate.

New sessions start from January 2017 – find out more and book below.

Bowls

Free introduction to bowls in various locations:

For Banstead visit Banstead Neville Bowls Club website or call Ron Miller, 01737 358311

For Chipstead visit Chipstead Bowls website or call Caroline East 020 8668 5433.

For Horley visit Horley bowling club website or call 01293 782833. 

For Lower Kingswood call Reg Fiddimore 0208 642 3192.

For Monotype visit Monotype Bowls Club website or call Richard 01737 768700.

For Redhill visit Redhill bowling club website or Call Ralph 07808 174060.

For Reigate Priory visit Reigate Priory bowls club website or call Val Knight 01737 219972.

Fitness League

Exercise to music class. 

Location: Banstead Community Hall, Park Road, Banstead

Dates & Time: Thursdays 13.30 - 14.30 & 14.40 - 15.40

Contact: Karen Douglas, 020 08420 0892

Location: Banstead Community Hall, Park Road, Banstead

Dates & Time: Tuesdays 09.30 -10.30 & 10.45 - 11.45

Contact: Karen Erasmus, 020 8642 6171

Quote "GetActive50+" for course discount.

Golf

Play golf or learn from an experienced and fun PGA golf coach and then continue your golf journey at one of our venues either in Reigate or Horley.

Quote “Get Active 50+” at booking to activate your discounted price.

Sunday group lessons (beginner or refresher) - 2 Hour session at Redhill & Reigate Golf Club or Let’s Golf with equipment provided.

Cost: £9.99

Contact: Steve Furlonger 07595 595591 to book. 

Play Golf (Outdoor) – Play 9 holes including clubs (balls & tees to be purchased in addition) at Redhill & Reigate golf Club.

Times: Monday to Fridays after 09:00am and Saturday & Sunday after 13:00pm.

Cost: £9.99

Contact: Advanced booking is required, please call 01737 244433 to book.

Play Golf (Indoor) – 1 hour of play or practice including clubs (balls & tees provided) at Lets Golf, Horley.

Times: Monday to Friday 09:00am to 22:00pm.

Cost: £9.99

Contact: Advanced booking is required, please call 01293 826800 to book.

Inclusive Community Golf:

Community golf is an indoor activity suitable for people with reduced mobility.

Groups sessions across Reigate & Banstead community centres. 

Contact: Richard Shaw, 07969 213865

Living Active Outdoor Fitness

Gentle exercises in the great outdoors. Suitable for complete beginners and for those who are looking to get fitter and stronger for other activities. 

6 weeks for £15. Wednesdays, 10.30 - 11.30, Priory Park.

Contact Terry for start dates- 01737 669049 or 07591 005992 or keen66@hotmail.co.uk.

Medau Movement for Life

Medau is a form of gentle dance exercise. For more information please visit the medau website.

Location: St Mark's Church Hall, Epsom Downs

Date & Time: Wednesdays, 14:00 - 15:00.

Contact: Joe Power, 07778 010989

Location: Lower Kingswood

Date & Time: Mondays, 19:30 - 20:30

Contact: Kim Peters, 01737 832212

Quote "GetActive50+" for course discount.

Nordic Walking

 Book your free small group introduction and first three walks for £24 (refundable upon completion).

Visit Graceful Health for more information. Email Karen karen@gracefulhealth.co.uk. Tel: 07850 993246.

Swimming (small group sessions)

8 week course, just £8 in total. Water Confidence and Be a Better Swimmer group sessions. 

You can now book online at www.betterlesson.org.uk/book

Donyngs Leisure Centre: Book with Rachel Parnell, call 01737 764732 or email rachel.parnell@gll.org

Course dates:

  • Tuesday 24 January - Tuesday 14 March
  • Tuesday 9 May - Tuesday 27 June
  • Tuesday 26 September - Tuesday 14 November

Tadworth Leisure and Community Centre: Book with Leigh Gooden Leigh.Gooden@gll.org or call 01737 361933.

Course dates;

  • Tuesday 4 April - Tuesday 23 May, 12pm - 1pm

Horley Leisure Centre: Book with Adam Papajcsik adam.papjcsik@gll.org or call 01293 784 075.

More dates to follow. 

Walking Sports

Cage Cricket: 

Lady Neville Recreation Ground, Banstead: starting Wednesdays 19 April 11am - 12pm. £2 per session or £15 for the 8 weeks. 

For more information and to book, please contact: Haidee Allen 07973 619884. 

Walking Basketball:

Donyngs Leisure Centre: Tuesdays 10.30am-12pm call 01737 764732

Horley Leisure Centre: Mondays 10.30am-12pm call 01293 784 075

Walking Football:

Just £2.50 per week at our Better Leisure Centres.

Horley Leisure Centre: Tuesdays 1-2pm call 01293 784 075

Tadworth Leisure and Community Centre: Mondays 6.30-7pm call 01737 361933

Inclusive Walking Football:

Fridays 1.30 - 2.30pm at YMCA East Surrey - Contact Katie Gatt for more details, Tel: 01737 784970, email: katie.gatt@ymcaeastsurrey.org.uk

Zumba Gold

Perfect for older adults looking for a modified Zumba class that uses all the moves you love at a lower intensity.

YMCA, Fridays 12.30 - 1.15pm, only £2.50 per lesson, call 01737 779979.

From 13th January - 11.30am - 12.15pm.