Normally you can do all sorts of activities in Cotteridge Park to keep you healthier & happier. From digging to tai chi – it’s all here for you for free. Here are the details of some of the regular FREE activities in the park.
During the time of Covid some of these activities have gone online and some others have had to be cancelled. Check facebook and twitter for up-to-date information.
But don’t forget there are the tennis & basketball courts, the boules area (by the car park), the skate ramps and all those paths for walking and running.
Tuesdays at 10.30am
Meet at the car park entrance
Fitness, chat, company and a cup of tea
Cotteridge Park Running Friends
During these weird times our regular running group has taken a break.
In the meantime some friends turn up at the car park gate on Tuesdays and Thursdays at about 6.15
Where you might find a running friend
SwingFit on Saturdays at 10am. Wiggle those hips, tap your toes and dance yourself fitter.
This session is suitable for all ages and it’s perfect for beginners. Put on your (comfortable) dancing shoes and join in.
Meet on the grass by The Shed
Sunday and Tuesday Conservation Volunteers
Join the Gardening Volunteers – digging, weeding & planting. Activities to suit all ages & abilities.
Sundays at 10.15am.
Tuesdays – at 10am
Meet at the Shed. Clothes that can get mucky and wellies or walking boots are needed. Bring gloves if you have your own. All tools provided.
Tai Chi on Thursdays starts at 10.30am. It is a form of gentle exercise that combines deep breathing & relaxation techniques with slow, graceful movements.These sessions are suitable for beginners, just wear comfortable clothes & shoes. If you want to know more about these sessions click here to read Bridget’s Blog.
And if it’s too wet or icy for you click here for a link to a session you can join in with at home
Meet at The Shed
For a gentle stroll, with like-minded people meet at the car park at 10am on Thursdays. No special shoes or equipment needed.