How to get your adrenaline rush this summer

Thu 18 Jul 2019

Thrill-seekers won’t have to go far to get their adrenaline rush this summer, with all Derby has to offer. From the thrill of track cycling to a big splash at Queen’s Leisure Centre, there’s something for every adventurer!

Anyone looking for thrills this summer is sure to find them on Derby Arena’s cycle track. First time riders will get an adrenaline rush as they race around the 42 degree banked track. With highly-trained and experienced cycling instructors on hand a taster session is sure to fulfil all the adventure needs in a safe and fun environment. Track cycling taster sessions costs just £16.60, find out more here.

Derby Arena’s track caters for everyone, from track cycling tasters for beginners and family track cycling sessions to group sessions and a track league. Whether an experienced cyclist or just looking to try something new, the track is the perfect place for everyone to get their summer adrenaline rush.

For those looking to get their rush outdoors Alvaston Park’s BMX track is the place to be. This national standard BMX track is home to Derby BMX club, one of the largest clubs in the country. Thrill seekers can use the track at any time, except when races are taking place, for free. Find out more here.

Thrills for all ages can be found at Queen’s Leisure Centre on the Atlantis Splash Run inflatable. This amazing inflatable stretches the length of the Gala pool, with giant obstacles to climb and scramble over, and thrill seeking slides. Find out more here.

A thrilling adventure awaits in the sky at Markeaton Park with the newly improved Skyline at Markeaton high ropes adventure. This challenging tree-top adventure offers various ropes course options, a leap of faith and a zip-line. Visitors will be challenged to manoeuvre obstacles, platforms, tunnels and climbing ropes as they make their way around the course. This fun activity for all the family is certain to get everyone’s heart racing! Find out more here.