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Nordic Walking

nordic walking [nawr-dik-waw-king]

noun an effective cross training techniques that uses poles to aid walking.

Is equipment provided?

All sessions of your course include:

  • Instructor led learning from experienced coaches
  • Poles will be provided
  • Access to showers and other facilities

What should I bring?

To get the most from your course:

  • Wear suitable clothing for the weather
  • A good pair of walking boots is recommended


Suitable for:

  • All ages and fitness levels, and easy to learn and to keep up
  • Poles propel you along, making it easier to move faster without feeling the effort
  • No need to wear special exercise clothing

What you'll learn:

  • A new way of walking that tones whole body, burns up to 46% more calories than ordinary walking and reduces the pressure on knees and joints
  • A social form of outdoor exercise

When and where?

Wednesday 18 October – Wednesday 6 December 2017

  • Eight weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Wednesday 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  • Outside Sports Centre (meeting point) (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Members £32.80
Non-members £53.60

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

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