Les Mills Born To Move

Free to access with a Y:Youth membership, Les Mills Born to Move exercise classes are available at YMCA Thornton. They have been specially designed by Les Mills for children aged between 2 – 12 years. Classes are split into certain age-ranges to capture the imagination and inspire children to get them moving and begin to participate in learning basic fitness skills.

2-3 Years (30 minutes) Mondays 10.45am, followed by 30 mins Stay & Play (Starting 25th February)

  • Parents/caregivers participation required strengthening your bond
  • Building awareness and balance through music and movement
  • Continuously updated music and simple choreography stimulating and engaging children
  • Please wear comfortable clothing easy to move in

4-5 Years (50 minutes) Wednesdays & Thursdays 16:00 – 17:00 

  • Children will unleash their energy participating in an imaginative journey
  • Increasing their confidence and fuelling their appetite to learn more
  • Drama, dance and storytelling creating a world of active play
  • Children will enjoy meeting others and making new friends
  • Please wear comfortable clothing easy to move in

6-7 Years (50 minutes) Wednesdays & Thursdays 17:00 – 18:00      

  • Introducing fundamental movement skills through fun exercise routines
  • Utilising visual learning where children can easily duplicate the moves
  • children will love moving and singing their way through simple choreography
  • Through music building body awareness, balance, coordination and control
  • Please wear comfortable clothing easy to move in

8-12 Years (50 minutes) Thursdays 18:00 – 19:00

  • A collective mix of dance, martial arts and yoga
  • Providing children with fun and games whilst learning a range of new fitness skills
  • Tailored choreography suiting the whole class making sure everyone has a great time
  • Please wear comfortable clothing easy to move in and bring a drink bottle.

Want to know more information or to book your child onto a Born to Move class? Please call YMCA Thornton on 01253 824108 and a member of our team will be happy to help.