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GO TRI Honiton - 14th July

Posted by on April 24th 2018 in Clubs, LED Events, Swimming

GO TRI Honiton - 14th July
Come and Take Part in our Go Tri Event! GO TRI is an initiative by Triathlon England who aim to provide people with the opportunity to take part in multisport activities regularly and at a minimal cost Here at Honiton Leisure Centre we will be holding our 2nd GoTri event on Saturday 14th July with this starter event aimed to get youngsters ...

Get Back to Netball with LED!

Posted by on April 20th 2018 in

Get Back to Netball with LED!
Show the Kids how its done with our Back to Netball sessions here at LED Over 60,000 women have taken part in the Back to Netball sessions since it first started - so now is your chance to get back into the game! Sessions are for women of all ages and all abilities, whether you used to play or have always wanted to learn - this is the one for you! A great way to keep active and meet new p...

Why Weight Training for Women?

Posted by on April 18th 2018 in

Why Weight Training for Women?
Our Top 5 Reasons to Pick up Those Weights Girls! The rack of weights in the gym can sometimes appear a bit daunting but there's a lot to be gained! Weight Training can be More Effective Fat Loss Are you thinking weightlifting only benefits those who want gigantic muscles? Think again... ! We have all heard those awful horror stories; lifting heavy weights make women bulky, it...

Healthier Choices in our Vending Machines

Posted by on April 13th 2018 in

Healthier Choices in our Vending Machines
We've Made Some Changes to our Vending Machines! Listening to our community and working with Change 4 Life we have made some exciting changes to most of our vending machines by incorporating the 100kcals Two a Day Max campaign from Change 4 Life! The majority of our LED vending machines will now stock at least FIVE 100kcal snacks for you to choose from in order try and help us all...

The Breakfast and Sugar Industry

Posted by on April 12th 2018 in

The Breakfast and Sugar Industry
The Breakfast and Sugar Industry Breakfast cereals are a multi-million pound industry that thrive off selling and promoting sugary cereals to children. If you walk down any isle of a convenience or super store, Some brands will have not only their own shelf but, it’s own isle, full of high sugar cereals which children and adults eat as their first meal of the day Earlier th...

Wincanton Pool Closures in April

Posted by on March 28th 2018 in Swimming

Wincanton Pool Closures in April
Please note on the following dates and times the whole pool will be closed Friday 13 April 7.00am to 10.00pm Essential Maintenance Sunday 22 April 8.00am to 12.00pm Wincanton Triathlon Sunday 28 April 12.00pm to 4.00pm Swimathon Sunday 29 April 12.00pm to 4.00pm Swimathon We apologise for any inconvience...

Honiton Leisure Centre Launch 1st Go - Tri Event

Posted by on March 26th 2018 in

Honiton Leisure Centre Launch 1st Go - Tri Event
Honiton Leisure Centre Launch First Junior Go - Tri Event Honiton Leisure Centre on the 25th March 2018 hosted their first Go-Tri Event, this event is perfect for children who want to give a triathlon a go for the first time and we hosted an aquathlon.  We had 27 children who were split into 3 age groups 8 years, 9-12 years and 13+.  8 year olds had to complete a 50m swim followed by a 60...

Ladies Only Weightlifting at Westlands, Yeovil

Posted by on March 22nd 2018 in

Ladies Only Weightlifting at Westlands, Yeovil
Ladies Only! An Introduction to Weightlifting at Westlands, Yeovil Here at LED we meet a lot of women who do not feel confident enough to use weights as part of their training. One of the main reasons is that they believe that lifting weights will make them “look like a man”, which is of course not true, and can lead to missing out on the many benefits that weight traini...

Pay as You Go Price Increase

Posted by on March 22nd 2018 in

Pay as You Go Price Increase
Please note that from 5 April 2018 there will be some small increases to our pay as you go prices Please click the buttons below to find out more East Devon Pay As You Go Prices 5 April 2018 South Somerset Pay as You Go Prices 5 April 2018 ...

Walk Leader Training at LED

Posted by on March 22nd 2018 in

Walk Leader Training at LED
FREE Walk Leader Training at LED! We have a great Walking for Health scheme here at LED Leisure and are always looking for more volunteers to get involved in this amazing programme! Walking for Health is a scheme that has been introduced in East Devon to encourage people of all ages including those with health and mobility problems, and those recovering from illness, to walk for their...