Five Rivers leisure centre is by South Wilts Grammar School for Girl's, it's just a few minutes walk from the city. It has recently had a new swimming pool built with slide & facilities. There’s a large car park round the back, & the River Avon can be found at the bottom of the area. Five Rivers Leisure Centre has lots of sports & services.
Equipment: Three swimming pools
Main pool, teaching pool & beach pool. There’s a café next door as well & you can watch the swimmers through a large vewing area.
Fitness suite and gym
An wide range of equipment, areas & sessions for all fitness needs like a gym & steam/sauna rooms, just open the door to get a blast of sweaty air.
Dance studio. I go club cycling in the summer & when I’m waiting for all the other’s to come, you can hear the music blearing out the door; makes me tired just listening to them!
3 squash courts & 8 badminton courts, known as the orange light district because of the huge light’s they have shining down on the floor. You can also hire requet's.
Health & therapy centre
Offering a range of traditional & therapies like sports injury, or massage
Variety of classes & sessions
with fitness, Martial Arts (Judo & Shotocan Karate, Ti Chee), yoga, relaxation & more
With holiday clubs, parties. This takes place during the summer holidays & weekends.
This is my local gym is called the Guilder Lane Centre and I have been coming here for years. The maanager is called Trish and she's great. There is a choice of air biking, Body Max, Sports Injury Clinic, yoga, Acupuncture and Alexander Technique. The are male and female changing rooms with showers, althrough there are no lockers.
There is a friendly atmosphere and a great place to meet people.
Equipment: Own towels to use the gym and plenty of water, althrough you can get some. Air biking is thirsty work.
This swimming bath's is part of The Five Rivers Leisure Centre. The pool opened in July 2002 and has water slides, changing rooms and showers.
The leisure centre has three squash courts, a badminton court and variouse programmes taking place every day of the week. There is also a crech and you can play pool here. There is also a bar, gym, sauna and steam rooms.
Equipment: You can hire badminton and squash requets, a deposite is required, which you will recieve back after returning the item. There is car parking available, café and bar