We’ve got loads going on here at Penistone Leisure Centre! See below for all the things we have during Summer Holidays for Kids and scroll down for other events!
School Summer Holidays
Public Skating Sessions
We aim to run Public Skating Sessions every day through the School Summer Holidays!
This year that is Monday 22nd July-Friday 29th August.
Sessions are Mon-Friday from 2-4pm and Saturday 12-2pm and Sunday 10am-12pm. Skating costs £3 per skater including skate hire/safety equipment if needed. There is a tuck shop with snacks available at each session.
Please note that there will NOT be a skating session on Bank Holiday Monday 26th August 2019.
Join Rachel and Davy for Skating Skills lessons this Summer! We have four dates for you-
- Tuesdays 23rd July & 27th August (Beginner/Intermediate) 11:30am-1:30pm
- Wednesdays 24th July & 28th August (Intermediate/Advanced) 11:30am-1:30pm
Lessons cost £7 and the price includes skate hire if needed. Please bring a pack-up, as there will be a break in the middle for lunch. Booking is essential- please fill in the form HERE to reserve your spot(s). For more information, please see the Skating Lessons Page or contact Rachel on 07947991727.
Penistone Hill Race
The Penistone Hill Race is a multi-terrain race: approximately 6½ miles (10½km) with 1,000 feet (300m) of ascent, organised by Penistone Footpath Runners with the proceeds going to us here at Penistone Leisure Centre!
This year the race takes place on Sunday 22nd September at 11am. Here’s a link to the Facebook Event (which will remind you nearer to the time!)
It is a tough race on tarmac, trails and paths, with hills and stunning views of the Penistone area, run under UK Athletics rules (cross country permit tbc).
This event is organised by Penistone Footpath Runners, but is open to anyone- club runners or unaffiliated.
Registration is open from 9am at Penistone Leisure Centre, and the race starts at 11am from Penistone Show Ground (behind Tesco). Please leave 10mins to walk from PLC to the start line. There are showers/changing facilities and hot food/drinks available at the Leisure Centre after the race.
You can enter (nearer to the date) in advance on Penistone Footpath Runners website (link here) or on the day.
Entry fees: £8 EA registered runners, £10 unregistered in advance, £11/£13 on the day.