Our Swim Fit Programme offers young people the opportunity to build more water confidence whilst improving swimming strokes and technique with the instruction of a fully qualified ASA (Amateur Swimming Association) Swim Fit teacher. All Swim Fit sessions are held within a motivational and supportive group environment however the instructor will vary the instructions to meet each individual’s goals.
Click here to learn more about our Junior & Teen Swim Fit programmes.
Y: Youth Members can enjoy unlimited swimming across our 5 pools
through the Public Swimming sessions which are available for 7 days a week. Click here for Public Swimming dates and times.
Our designated Teen Gym sessions give young people aged 14 or 15 the opportunity to use our state of the art gyms in a social, enjoyable and safe environment. All Teen Gym sessions are supervised by a fully qualified YMCA Fylde Coast Fitness Professional.
That’s not all as young people aged 14 or 15 can access the gym at anytime but must be accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult over the age of 18.
Aged 16 or 17? You are able to use our fully equipped gyms unsupervised anytime! If you have never used the free-weight section then a free induction can be organised via reception.
Free Induction & Fitness Programme/Reviews
All Young People will receive a free induction and facility tour to help them get started. Free Inductions can be booked via reception or by calling your chosen YMCA Fylde Coast Centre.
To help develop young people along their health and fitness journey they will have access to a Free personalised Fitness Programme which can be reviewed every 4-6 weeks. Please click here
to learn more about our 4 steps to fitness programme.
Please note -
parent/guardian consent must be granted prior to accessing the gym by way of our Young Person Consent Form. Pick one up at any YMCA Fylde Coast reception.
We now offer a number of classes per week designated to young people aged 14 -17, including spinning, group functional training and Les Mills virtual classes. Instructor led classes are taught by fully qualified and experienced instructors whilst Les Mills Virtual Classes will be surprised throughout by a centre staff member.
Click here to view our class timetables
There are certain classes available throughout our regular class timetable
to young people aged 14 and 15 providing they are accompanied and supervised by a responsible adult over the age of 18.
Aged 16 or 17?
You are able to access all our 500+ classes per week unsupervised! Also, you can book any of these classes 7 days in advance via our Y: Active Lifestyle App. Click here to learn about all the classes we offer throughout the week.
Click here to view our regular class timetables
Indoor Racquet Sports
Indoor racquet sports are a fantastic way to improve agility, coordination, flexibility and one’s overall strength and fitness. Y: Youth members will be able to access both timetabled and casual court bookings for badminton, squash and table tennis.
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For casual bookings,
please contact the centre directly. Contact details can be found by clicking here
Y: Youth can enjoy up to one hour of racquet sports a day. Also, racquet sport equipment is available to hire for a small fee.
YMCA BOWL – MEMBER DISCOUNT
All Y: Youth receive all year round discount at YMCA Bowl (located inside YMCA Thornton
). YMCA Bowl offers 10 lanes family entertainment! Yet, the fun really starts when the lights go down and the pins, lanes and even your bowling shoes glow bright! For full details and pricing visit the dedicated website www.ymcabowl.co.uk
AIR SKATE PARK – MEMBER DISCOUNT
All Y: Youth receive all year round discount at Air Skate Park (located inside YMCA Thornton
). With 17 interconnecting ramps, pipes, banks, ledges and rails for boards, BMX, blades and scooters, Air provides the tools for some serious action. For full details and pricing visit the dedicated website www.air-skate.co.uk
SPA ON THE BRECK - MEMBER DISCOUNT
Y: Youth members aged 14 – 17 can acces
s all year round discount on Spa on the Breck’s teen treatments and spa journey. All teens must be supervised by an adult 18+. For more information regarding treatments, the spa journey and full terms please visit the dedicated website www.spaonthebreck.co.uk