The This Girl Can campaign is all about encouraging women to get back into sport and try something new. We shouldn’t worry about how we look whilst playing sport or working out. This Girl Can work hard, sweat, look red in the face and be proud of it.
Here you will find more fun sporting activities and events that you can take part in around Leeds. Are you still looking for some sporting inspiration or a new activity to try?
How about giving a bootcamp class a go, or trying the Leeds indoor climbing wall?
What are you waiting for? This Girl Can Sweat and have fun at the same time!
Joining a gym is a great way to exercise and take part in group classes.
There is a selection of gyms in Leeds, each have varying membership costs and joining fees. If you are interested in joining a gym then contact them and ask to look round first so you know exactly what facilities you will have access to. Most gyms have a copy of their class timetable online so you can check what classes you can take part in.
With a Bodyline membership you can save money on sporting activities that are taking place at Leeds City Council leisure centres. You can book classes and activities in advance to make sure you will have a place.
When you sign up you also get a free gym induction if you take out the gym based membership option. With discounts and special offers on leisure activities throughout Leeds, the Bodyline membership is a great way of trying a number of different classes for a reasonable price.
If you refer a friend then you get £25 for every friend who takes out a membership! Quick, get together some friends and you can all try out some new sports together and save money at the same time!
The UK Outdoor Fitness group provides friendly outdoor and indoor Bootcamp classes. Designed to be fun and enjoyable, there is an undeniable camaraderie when you are taking part in group exercise. The instructors will push you hard and make sure you get the most out of each session.
The people behind UK Outdoor Fitness believe that everybody should and can exercise, they offer sessions suitable for all ages and levels of fitness. The majority of classes are split into beginners, intermediate and advanced so you can choose which group is best for you.
If you are worried that you aren’t fit enough to do a bootcamp, then UK Outdoor Fitness are here to prove you wrong. You won’t be asked to do anything you aren’t capable of, you might just surprise yourself.
The varied sessions include team games, pair work, power walking, jogging and much more!
We want you to help us persuade more women and girls to get active, whatever their age, size, background or ability.
What is an Ambassador?
A Leeds Girls Can Ambassador: Goes through an appropriate recruitment process and signs up to Leeds City Council and Sport England’s policies and procedures. The main aim of an Ambassador is to get more women and girls in Leeds physically active. Ambassadors are required to attend monthly meetings which are vital for receiving guidance and insight around This Girl Can, this helps support their role. An Ambassador is not paid for their time, they are not required to lead a group and the roles can vary.
For further information on becoming an ambassador or any of our other roles contact Dani PenneyApply Now
Do you have an event, club or sport you would like to see here? Please get in touch.