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Debunking 4 Leisure Facility Myths

Edinburgh Leisure | Monday 1st April 2024 0:05am

Edinburgh is a city known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and vibrant culture. But did you know that it's also home to a network of leisure facilities designed to promote health and well-being among its residents? Despite the numerous benefits these facilities offer, there are still some misconceptions floating around. Let's debunk four common myths about Edinburgh Leisure facilities.

Embracing a Sporty Life: Insights from Female Gym Instructor Karly Yorkston

Edinburgh Leisure | Friday 8th March 2024 0:05am

In the realm of fitness and sports, breaking stereotypes and embracing diversity is crucial for creating inclusive environments where everyone feels welcome to pursue their fitness goals. As we celebrate International Women's Day (8 March 2024), Karly Yorkston, a dedicated female gym instructor at Meadowbank Sports Centre, embodies this spirit of inclusivity and empowerment. Let's delve into her experiences and insights as she navigates the world of fitness, rugby, and coaching.

Dive into Spring: 4 Reasons to Include Swimming in Your Training Plan

| Thursday 1st February 2024 11:33am

As the days grow longer and the weather becomes more inviting, many individuals find themselves eager to revamp their fitness routines for the upcoming spring season. If you're searching for a versatile and enjoyable workout that caters to a variety of fitness goals, look no further than swimming.

New Year, New You Edinburgh Leisure Predicts 10 Fitness Trends for 2024

| Monday 1st January 2024 0:00am

As we usher in another year, the mantra "New Year, New You" takes centre stage, and fitness enthusiasts eagerly anticipate the trends that will shape their wellness journeys in 2024. Ally Strachan, Fitness Development Manager at Edinburgh Leisure, offers insights into the upcoming fitness trends that are set to dominate the scene.

12 Activities to Keep the Kids Amused (and Maybe The Adults Too) This Winter With Edinburgh Leisure

| Friday 1st December 2023 2:28pm

Forget the Twelve Days of Christmas, here’s 12 activities at Edinburgh Leisure guaranteed to keep babies, the kids, and teenagers active and entertained during these long cold, dark and winter days. At Edinburgh Leisure, we believe in fostering an active lifestyle from a young age, offering a variety of activities that develop skills, burn off energy, and, most importantly, ensure lots of fun.