Sports Relief events at Hailsham centre

Sports Relief at Hailsham Leisure Centre SUS-160903-100353001
Sports Relief at Hailsham Leisure Centre SUS-160903-100353001

Hailsham’s Freedom Leisure Centre is offering families a wide range of activities to raise money for Sport Relief.

Members and non-members are welcome to enjoy three days of fun and exciting events from March 18 to 20.

Freedom Leisure have organised three days of events at Hailsham Leisure Centre in support of Sport Relief. Local people will be able to dance, bake, cycle, swim and more.

On March 18 from 9am to 1pm the centre will be hosting The Great Hailsham Sport Relief Bake Off. Inspired by the popular BBC 1 television show, entrants will have to bake and decorate twelve identical cupcakes.

A prize will be awarded to the winning baker and the cakes will be available to purchase, with all proceeds going to Sport Relief. From 10.30am to 11.30am the centre will be running a Hoopaholics class, where people can try out a fun new way of working up a sweat.

From 11am to 12.30pm there will be a spinathon for those who want to find out how many miles they can cycle in an hour.

Places for the Hoopaholics class and the Spinathon must be reserved in advanced by phoning the centre. Rounding off the day, young people will be able to come along to the Sport Relief Splashdance. Running from 6.30pm to 8pm, games and competitions will take place throughout the evening, with floats and large inflatables available in the pool and lively music playing.

Nicole White, Freedom Leisure Centre manager, said, “We are delighted to be doing our part to get local people involved with raising money and awareness for Sport Relief.

“With the more traditional activities such as indoor cycling and swimming to the more unusual classes such as hula hooping and Tomboogie sessions, there will be something for everyone.

“If you’ve been thinking about starting something new, why not come along to try out the range of activities we have on offer.”

There will also be a swimathon. For a full list of events visit or call 846755.

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