Thanks to Macmillan Cancer Support funding, an exercise programme aimed at improving life expectancy of people diagnosed with cancer will now benefit local people in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre for a further twelve months.
The free 14 week fitness programme, Moving Forward, was initially launched last year for patients who had been recently diagnosed with either breast or colorectal cancer.
Now the programme has been extended for patients living with cancer in any part of their body and also for people diagnosed with cancer up to five years ago.
Jez Such, Macmillan Development Manager for Lancashire said:
With more and more of us switching to functional training, there is no better place to start than the home of the Spartan Rig – YMCA Thornton.
Join other budding Spartans in mastering and conquering the rig, adding a whole new dimension to your gym experience.
With multiple stations integrated into the equipment, the Spartan Rig offers a programme of motivational group personal training sessions. This versatile functional equipment provides the setting for a new social, energised dynamic, designed to keep you interested and focused with exercises modified to your personal fitness levels.
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Youngsters across the Fylde Coast will be making waves with YMCA next week in support of the Royal Life Saving Society’s National Drowning Prevention Week from 21st – 28th June.
Throughout Drowning Prevention Week, YMCA Fylde Coast Swimming Pools will be incorporating specialised Swimming Safety activities and games into all school swimming lessons during the week.
The local charity will be using activities and resources provided by the Royal Life Saving Society UK (the UK’s drowning prevention charity) to teach local youngsters about the risk of being in, on and around water.
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Important Customer Update: YMCA Fleetwood Swimming Pools
We are pleased to announce the learner and main pools inside YMCA Fleetwood have now re-opened for public swimming.
The team have worked hard to re-open and operate the full swimming programme as quickly as possible.
Thank you for your continued support during this highly unusual situation where all three boilers have been out of action.
PLEASE NOTE: we are still experiencing issues with showers and the temperatures of the pools are still on the cool side.