Activities in Stevenage

Getting active can be fun! It’s about finding the right activity to suit you and the best part is, we have done some of the hard work for you by looking at what’s available.

Please take a look at the list below for activities that are local, fun, low cost and suitable for beginners.

All activities are either run by the Active Herts team or by partners we work with, so you can expect a warm welcome and a helping hand to get you started. If you need more information please contact us and we will be happy to help.

Activities Near Me – Provided by Partners

  Back to Netball

Back to Netball gives women of all ages a gentle re-introduction to the sport.

calendarWednesday 7pm – 8pm

money£3

locatorMarriotts Sports Centre, Telford Avenue, Stevenage, SG2 0AN

phone

emailstevenagestorm@gmail.com

  Exercise Referral at Stevenage

Exercise referral is an introduction to exercise to help improve quality of life, targeting those with long term medical conditions.

calendarAny day, any time

money£3.90 per session or monthly membership

locatorStevenage Arts and Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage, SG1 1LZ

phoneChris Tillbrook

emailchris.tillbrook@sll.co.uk

  Fairlands Brisk Step Out Walk

One hour walk around Fairlands Valley Park suitable for people who are looking to increase their activity levels and may include walking on moderate slopes or uneven ground.

calendarWednesdays 10.30am – 11.30am

moneyFREE

locatorFairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 0BL (meet at Costellos Cafe)

phonePauline Smith 07983 557168

emailjoe.capon@stevenage.gov.uk (Joe Capon)

  Fairlands Gentle Warm-Up Walk

Gentle, 30 minute warm up walk around Fairlands Valley Park, suitable for people who have not walked much before, are looking to be more active or are returning from injury or illness.

calendarWednesdays 10am – 10.30am

moneyFREE

locatorFairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 0BL (meet at Costellos Cafe)

phonePauline Smith 07983 557168

emailjoe.capon@stevenage.gov.uk (Joe Capon)

  Fairlands Try It Walk

A very gentle beginners walk around Fairlands Valley Park, suitable for people who have not walked much before, are looking to be more active or are returning from injury or illness.

calendarWednesdays 10am

moneyFREE

locatorFairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 0BL (meet at Costellos Cafe)

phonePauline Smith 07983 557168

emailjoe.capon@stevenage.gov.uk (Joe Capon)

  Fella's Fitness

Come and get involved in this men’s only exercise session designed to give you a workout at your own pace in a fun, friendly environment.

calendarWednesdays 8pm – 9pm

moneyFREE

locatorMarriotts Sports Centre, Brittain Way, Stevenage, SG2 0AN

phoneMarriotts Sports Centre 01438 317525

emailhttp://www.mscactive.co.uk/

  Fitness Classes at Stevenage Lifestyles

There are over 60 workout classes on at Stevenage Lifestyles ranging from Zumba to Pilates, or BodyAttack™ to Studio Cycling.

calendarSee Class Timetable

moneyRanging from £4.90 to £5.80, or membership

locatorStevenage Arts and Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 1LZ

phoneLifestyles Reception 01438 242605

emailsales@stevenage-lifestyles.co.uk

  Freestyle Fitness at Air Space

What do you get when you mix a fitness class with trampolines – Freestyle Fitness! Performed on spring-loaded trampolines, Freestyle fitness puts the fun back into fitness and is a great alternative to your standard gym classes. So why not bounce your way to reaching your fitness goals with our high intensity, low impact classes every Tuesday and Thursday. Whether you are a complete beginner or looking to add/mix up your current routine, Freestyle fitness is suitable for all fitness levels and will have you reaching your goals in no time. These classes are a full body work-out designed to raise your heart rate, tone those muscles and burn those calories.

calendarTuesday's and Thursday's, 7pm - 8pm

money£8 per class

locatorAir Space Stevenage, Stevenage Leisure Park, SG1 2UA

phoneCall 01438 748027 to book

emailwww.air-space.co.uk

  Introduction to Exercise Class @ Bedwell

A circuit based class aimed at beginners and for those that want a gradual introduction into exercise.

calendarWednesday's 10:45am – 11.45am

moneyFree for 12 sessions, £2.50 thereafter

locatorBedwell Community Centre, Bedwell Crescent, Stevenage, SG1 1NA

phoneHannah Marsh 07766 160149

emailhannah.marsh@stevenage.gov.uk

  Introduction to Exercise Class @ St Nicks

A circuit based class aimed at beginners and for those that want a gradual introduction into exercise.

calendarFriday's 2:00pm - 3:00pm

moneyFree for 12 sessions, £2.50 thereafter

locatorSt Nicholas Community Centre, 59 Canterbury Way, Stevenage, SG1 4LJ

phoneHannah Marsh 07766 160149

emailhannah.marsh@stevenage.gov.uk

  Leisure 50's Aqua Aerobics at Stevenage

Water based aerobics class designed for people aged 50+.

calendarWednesdays 3pm – 4pm

money£3.50

locatorStevenage Swimming Centre, St Georges Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 1XY

phoneSwimming Reception 01438 218770

emailenquiries.ssc@sll.co.uk

  Love to Dance

Come along to Love to Dance and discover a whole new way to get fit while having a fantastic time! You’ll learn a new style of dance every couple of weeks, and no matter what your experience, you’ll love it!

calendarFriday's 1:00 - 3:00pm

money£2

locatorStevenage Utd Reformed Church, Cuttys Lane, Stevenage, SG1 1UL

phoneClare 0203 675 7215

emailClareBellchambers@saracens.net

  Nordic Walking Taster Session

Nordic walking enhances your natural walking experience by using a pair of lightweight specially designed poles that provide great support while increasing the effectiveness of exercise without the extra effort.

calendarSunday, once a month – 10.30am

money£5.50 including pole hire

locatorHampson Park, Webb Rise, Stevenage, SG1 5QU

phoneMel Townend 07900 823553

emailmel@fithaven.co.uk

  Nordic Walking in Stevenage

A circular Nordic Walk between 4 to 5.5 miles designed for those who are looking to improve health and increase activity levels.

calendarEvery other Saturday – 8.45am

money£5.50 including pole hire

locatorVarious Stevenage venues

phoneMel Townend 07900 823553

emailmel@fithaven.co.uk

  Park Run

Free weekly 5km timed run for all ages and abilities.

calendarSaturdays 9am

moneyFREE

locatorFairlands Valley Park, Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG2 0BL (meet at Bandstand area)

phonePark Run Volunteers

emailstevenagehelpers@parkrun.com

  Positive Movement

Positive Movement is a programme designed for older people, for anyone who is frail and/or at risk of falls, for those who experience mobility issues or a physical disability, for people living with a limiting long-term illness and for carers.

calendarTuesday's @ Bedwell Community Centre 10:00 - 11:30am Thursday's @ Mozart Court 10:00 - 11:30am

money£3

locatorBedwell Community Centre, Bedwell Crescent, SG1 1NA and Mozart Court, Fairfield Road, SG1 2NF

phonePositive Movement Team 01462 678804

emailpositivemovement@letchworthcentre.org

  Sports in Stevenage

A comprehensive list of sports and clubs within the borough of Stevenage, including Archery, Cycling, Martial Arts and Swimming.

calendarSee individual sporting websites

moneySee individual sporting websites

locatorVarious Stevenage venues

phonesee below

emailwww.sportstevenage.co.uk / enquiries@sportstevenage.co.uk

  The H.O.P.E Project

Over 60s project helping older people exercise at Marriott’s Sports Centre.

calendarMonday 10.30am

moneyFREE

locatorMarriotts Sports Centre, Telford Avenue, Stevenage, SG2 0AN

phoneMarriott’s Sports Centre 01438 317525

email

  Walking Football

A slower version of the game aimed at over 50s or people returning from injury. Men and Women welcome.

calendarMonday 8pm - 9pm, Wednesday 10am – 11am

money£5 per session

locatorStevenage Football Academy, Broadhall Way, Stevenage, SG2 8RH

phone01438 223223

emailcommunity@stevenagefc.com

  Walking Football at Marriotts Sports Centre

A slower version of the game aimed at over 50s or people returning from injury.

calendarTuesday's 8-9pm

money£1 per session

locatorMarriotts Sports Centre, Telford Avenue, Stevenage, SG2 0AN

phoneKen Headington

emailkenmh58@hotmail.com

  Wellness Centre Classes

Discover a world of relaxation and movement and enjoy an environment designed to improve the quality of life for people of all ages and fitness levels with Kinesis Studio Classes.

calendarSee Class Timetable

money£6.50 or membership

locatorWellness Centre at Stevenage Swimming Centre, St Georges Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 1XY

phoneSwimming Reception 01438 218770

emailenquiries.ssc@sll.co.uk

  Women's Only Aquacise at Stevenage

Water based aerobics class for women only.

calendarTuesdays 8pm – 9pm

money£6.50

locatorStevenage Swimming Centre, St Georges Way, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 1XY

phoneSwimming Reception 01438 218770

emailenquiries.ssc@sll.co.uk