30 - 55 Years Old?
Eight week sports programmes aimed at 30 – 55 year-olds will be
hosted by Bedford Borough Council’s Sports Development Unit
starting the week commencing Monday 26th September.
Run by Bedford Borough Council, in partnership
with Get Back Into, the coaching courses are aimed at adults who
would like to try something new in a relaxed, informal environment
with other similar minded people. Activities include such sports as
golf, paddle sports, ballroom and Latin dancing, swimming, shooting
and much more!
Sessions are suitable for complete beginners,
as well as people who may have had some experience, and are
organised by the Bedford Borough Council Sports Development Team at
a range of local venues.
Cllr Doug McMurdo, portfolio holder for
Leisure and Culture at Bedford Borough Council, said: “Taking part
in sports is great for the mind, body and soul and it’s often a
great way of meeting new people and creating socialising
All sessions are run exclusively for adults
and are run by experienced and qualified coaches. Participants do
not need any special equipment or clothing and everyone is
For those who become healthily addicted to the
sport, and want to continue with it after the course has finished,
the team will provide all the information needed in order to allow
them to continue.
All courses are on a first come first served
You can book and pay over the phone by calling
01234 221700, alternatively, download the booking
form from www.bedford.gov.uk/sport
The Sports Development Unit will also host
sports coaching aimed at the over 50’s – these courses will run
between from 26th September – 29th November 2011.