Teenager cycling

There are lots of activities 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 Alvaston, Markeaton and Chaddesden Parks. 

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. 

Find out more on our The Movement website, and here you can download your application form. 

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 The Movement website.


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 only £6 a round. 

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

Track Cycling 

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

Junior sessions take place every school holiday, to find out more take a look at our holiday programme

Visit Derby Arena's cycling page for information about 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 fiverlive page on Derby LIVE's website.