Teenager cycling

There are lots of activites and events for young people to be active and get involved with in our leisure facilities and open spaces. 

Skate Parks

We have skate parks on Avaston, Markeaton and Chaddesden Park. 

To find out the locations the parks in the city, visit our parks web pages. 

BMX Tracks

There are BMX tracks at AlvastonChaddesdenOsmaston and Sinfin Moor Park.

Vist our BMX page for more information.

Junior Gym 

Queen's Leisure Centre, Springwood Leisure Centre and Derby Arena have Movement gym sessions.  These are dedicated times in the gym that juniors from the age of 12 can come along and use the equipment. All sessions are supervised by an instructor. 

Sessions times are:

Mon - Fri  3.30pm- 5.30pm
Sat  12pm-2.30pm at Springwood Leisure Centre
9am-11.30am at Derby Arena
10.30am-1pm at Queens Leisure Centre
Sun 2pm – 6pm

Session price: £1.10

To find out more visit the Movement web page, and here you can download your application form which requires an adult signature before attending. 

Junior Swim 

Young people can join the Movement and swim for only £1.10 in public swim sessions at Queen's Leisure Centre.

Visit the Movement website to find out more. 

Also take a look at the pool programme here. 

The Movement 

Join The Movement and take part in loads of fun activities. Get support to stop smoking, manage weight, get fitter and live life to the full!

  • Gym and swim sessions for just £1.10 at Council leisure centres (12+)
  • Confidential support to stop smoking (12+)
  • 2-months support for children and families to manage weight (5-17)

Our Movement membership is available to young people aged 11 to 16 years.
To find out more visit themovementderby.co.uk


Want to play golf?  We have the Pitch and Putt 9 hole course at Markeaton, where you can play from £5 a round, £1 for any extra rounds.  

Or try your swing at Allestree Park 18 hole Golf Course, for onoly £6 a round. 

Find out more about golf and how to book your tee off time on our golf web pages. 

Track Cycling 

Want to ride the thrill of the cycle track at Derby Arena? With its 42° angle track sides, your sure to enjoy the ride of your life! 

Junior sessions take place every school holiday, to find out more visit our holiday programme web page

Visit Derby Arena cycling for information general track cycling. 


16-26 year olds can join Derby LIVE’s fiverLIVE scheme to get access to £5 tickets for a range
of shows. Find out more at derbylive.co.uk/fiverlive.