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Edinburgh Leisure is Seriously Social

Edinburgh Leisure | Friday 24th May 2024 8:26am

Edinburgh Leisure is serious about doing social good and adding social value to people’s lives and will be marking the first ever Seriously Social Week in May as part of a national campaign that showcases the work of charities, like theirs, putting people above profit, connecting communities, and helping people to become healthier, happier and more creative, regardless of age or ability.

New Coaching Course Set To Give Young People Skills for Life

Edinburgh Leisure | Wednesday 1st May 2024 7:37am

During UK National Coaching Week (29 April 5 May), Edinburgh Leisure, the leading sport and leisure provider in Edinburgh is on the hunt for young people to gain valuable coaching qualifications and gain new skills for the job market. The Coaching Academy 2024 is targeted at young people aged 16-24 years and fully funded through Edinburgh Leisure’s Sports Development and Active Communities. It will provide nationally recognised qualifications that enable successful learners to lead safe, purposeful, and enjoyable sport/physical activity within our programmes.

Leading sports provider receives new funding for dementia programme

Edinburgh Leisure | Tuesday 23rd April 2024 1:49pm

Edinburgh Leisure, the city’s leading sports and leisure provider, has received a significant grant from the Encouraging and Supporting Grassroots Activity Fund to support their dementia programme. Funded by Age Scotland’s About Dementia project in partnership with the Scottish Government, Edinburgh Leisure has received £19,800 to support their Movement for Memories programme.

Strut Your Stuff at a Super Saturday Fitness Festival

Edinburgh Leisure | Thursday 18th April 2024 7:00am

Edinburgh Leisure is pumping up the volume with their first festival of fitness classes at Meadowbank Sports Centre on Saturday, 4th May 2024.

Unlock Your Kid's Sporting Potential with A Coaching Taster

Edinburgh Leisure | Tuesday 16th April 2024 12:00pm

It’s never too early to get your child active for life by starting them young and now’s the perfect time to unlock your kid’s sporting potential with ‘Edinburgh Leisure’s Come and Try Week’ coaching taster sessions, running from 29th April 4th May 2024.