Today, April 7th is World Health Day, so at We Are Weymouth we have brought together some great ideas and things to do for you to get active in Weymouth!
Littlemoor, Radipole, Portland and The Front Skate park
Weymouth has plenty of FREE Skateparks dotted around the town in Littlemoor, Radipole and Portland, but if you’re looking to go a bit more pro head to The Front Skatepark ranging from £3 – £5 a session!
From football to bastketball to tennis, all of this is available to you for free use in Radipole so get on your trainers get your ball of choice and get active, and why not go out onto the gigantic field big enough for a big group event!
Get ready for a bit of sport accompanied by one of the best views in Weymouth. Greenhill caters not only to beach goers with it’s restaurant and beach huts during the summer but also has it’s more sporty side to it, so why not pick up your racket or bowls set and make your way there for a day in the sun?
Fill your boots with as many activities as you like at Redlands Sport Centre. With not only 2 sports halls that are a host to a number of fitness classes and indoor sports but also a large field equipped with an outdoor fitness centre and AstroTurf Football pitches!
With 13 Cycling routes in Weymouth ranging from a short ride to such as the Preston Route (0.9 miles) which takes you through Lodmoor RSPB Nature Reserve to the Tour De Manche passing through Dorset, Normandy, Brittany and Devon with a distance of roughly 750 miles you sure do get a variety! For more cycle ride information visit www.dorsetforyou.com/cycling/weymouthportland
With 4 indoor courts and enough room for everybody Wey Valley Tennis Courts. With not only equipment available to you, the ability to book courts in advance but you can also get lessons to improve your skill and shape your tennis abilities.
With a wide variety of machines to tone/ build muscle and in general just keeping fit at a low cost, Weymouth College Gym is a brilliant choice.
Being located next to the sea, Weymouth has a large variety of watersports on offer and an even bigger area to do them. SUP Paddleboarding, surfing, jet skiing, sailing and windsurfing are just a few of the exhilerating activities you could give a try! Find out more at www.icoast.co.uk/map
Whether you’re just starting out or trying to looking to refine your short game then Wessex Golf Centre is for you. Stretching 1492 yards this public 9 hole course is at great value at just £6 a round and club hire is available.
This new IRONMAN event will run in conjunction with IRONMAN 70.3 Weymouth, bringing thousands of athletes to England’s South Coast in early September for the ultimately one-day test of endurance.