Activities for 50+

Active Living 50+ activities

Active Living 50+ activities

Being active makes you feel good, gives you a sense of well-being and is a great way to meet and socialise with friends.

Derby Active leisure centres have something to offer everyone, no matter what your age or ability.

Whether you're new to exercise, an exercise fanatic, want to socialise or just have fun while being active, we have an activity for you.

Active Living Sports Session at Springwood Leisure Centre 

Active fun including badminton, bowls and table tennis. 

Everyone welcome, all ages, abilities, single, couples or groups. 

Mondays from 1pm - 3pm.

Includes light refreshments and equipment.

£3.50 each

Just come along. 

Tel: Springwood Leisure Centre 01332 640333

Active Living Walking Netball 

Walking Netball is a slower version of the well-known game; it is netball, but at a walking pace. The game has been designed so that anyone can play it regardless of age or fitness level.

Derby Arena 
Mondays  11am-12pm
Programme at Derby Arena is subject to change, we advise to call prior to attending. 
£3.50 each
To book call Derby Arena on 01332 640011

Springwood Leisure Centre
Fridays 1pm-2pm
£3.50 each
To book call Springwood Leisure Centre on 01332 640333

Over 75s discount

If you are 75 years and over can use the gym, take part in classes and go swimming for £1.50 at Queen's Leisure Centre, Derby Arena or Springwood Leisure Centre, 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday and all weekend.

Identification detailing your age will be required on your first visit, to be eligible for the discount. 


Forever Active

Forever Active is part of Move More Derby and is a free 12-month physical activity support programme for people over 60 combining gentle exercise to boost your strength and stability, reduce the risk of falls, and make activity part of your everyday life

You’ll meet with a mentor who will support you to find social activities tailored that you enjoy doing . Whether you want to try badminton, adapted sports like Walking Football or chair-based exercise, there’s something for everyone regardless of confidence or ability.

 To join or for more information please phone 01332 641705 or email