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They have an eight lane track, competition specification hammer, two long jump/triple jump pits and javelin and shot put areas. There are also high jump and pole vault facilities. They offer pay as you go access or an annual membership offering unlimited access to the track. For opening times please check the athletic track availability at the top of the page. They now have a brand new Gym and Track membership option available.
The centre is a state of the art, eco building, which was opened in December 2009. Located next to one of Redbridge’s premier children’s play areas, outdoor gym, tennis and basketball courts, it is also a good place to start or end your walk or cycle along ‘Roding Valley Way.’ The centre also has café, serving a selection of hot and cold fresh foods and beverages. The café is open every day from 10am to 5pm during the Spring and Summer months.
Fairlop Outdoor Activity Centre holds Royal Yachting Association and British Canoeing approval as well as being licenced by the Adventurous Activities Licencing Authority. You can join in the sessions on a pay as you go basis or they offer an all inclusive annual membership.
Owls Play Centre is a local indoor play and party venue packed to the rafters with fun and adventurous activity for children to the age of 12 years. Host your birthday party at Owls with one of our party packages or hire the whole Centre for your special day! There is no need to book sessions in advance, you will be able to just up at anytime for entry, subject to capacity. Please note that during busy periods 2 hour sessions will be strictly enforced.
South Woodford Library and Gym is a recently refurbished library that includes a gym and studio, located on the High Road, South Woodford. We offer a bright and modern children’s library, study areas, computer access and WiFi, complements a 40 station state of the art fitness suite and studio offering a wide range of classes from yoga to boxfit.
They have areas for field events such as shot put, hammer throwing, javelin and discus, which are available between May – June. Also, our Triple and Long Jump run-ups and pits are of the highest quality. These facilities are available for booking for events such as school PE lessons, Sports Days, Fun Runs and Festivals. The athletics ground also acts as home ground for Ilford Athletic Club.
Fairlop Skyrun is an amazing facility offering high and low ropes courses as well as a climbing wall and adventure tower. There are a range of facilities: (height/ weight restrictions apply):- High Ropes Extreme Course, Low Ropes Challenge Course, Low Ropes Explorer Course and Climbing Wall and Adventure Tower. All sessions are taken by qualified instructors as safety is important and fun is compulsory!
Located on Barkingside High Street, Fullwell Cross is a Leisure Centre for all the family, the centre is fully equipped for all your leisure needs. There are three studios offering over 100 classes each week ranging from Yoga to HIIT, Bounce to BoxFit, so you are certain to find something to challenge you. For the gym lovers there is a full equipped gym over 3 floors with opportunities for personal training. One 25 metre swimming pool and a children’s pool.
Newly built Mayfield Leisure Centre is the newest facility within Redbridge and is fully equipped with state of the art equipment and is fully accessible. There is a gym with cardio and resistance machines and a large functional training area, for those of you that want to exercise with others, the studio offers a range of classes from Bhangra Fusion to Box Fit. One 25 metre swimming pool for you to enjoy. The pool has 6 lanes and is has a varied timetable to include adults only, family sessions and swimming lessons.