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Brand new booking system and app

Date: 22nd Oct 2019

Category: 1610 Trust

We are excited to reveal we are launching a brand NEW booking system and mobile app which we are aiming ......

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How the 1610 Dorchester ‘Dash’ 10k helps build links with Dorset County Hospital

Date: 10th Oct 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Members of staff from Dorset County Hospital will be lining up alongside other runners to take part in the1610 Dorchester ......

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Why more adults and children are signing up for swimming in Bridgwater thanks to 1610 health initiatives

Date: 10th Oct 2019

Category: Families

1610 Trinity Sports & Leisure in Bridgwater is celebrating a successful swimming programme with more people and local schools signing ......

A Bristol baby’s fight to overcome Sepsis inspires major fundraising campaign at Shepton Mallet 10k in October.

Date: 19th Aug 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

The courageous fight of a Bristol baby to overcome the life- threatening condition of Sepsis has inspired his parents to ......

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1610 backs Bradworthy teacher aiming to make history by being first woman to swim from Hartland Point to Lundy Island

Date: 5th Aug 2019

Category: Sports

Sadie Davies has become a familiar sight to staff and swimmers at 1610 Torridge Pool in recent months as she ......

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How Aqua Aerobics in Bridgwater are proving to be life- changing success story

Date: 19th Jul 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Aqua Aerobics classes at 1610 Trinity Sports and Leisure in Bridgwater are enjoying a surge in popularity with attendances rising ......

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Why Chard students swapped school desks for Yoga mats at the 1610 PRAMA studio

Date: 15th Jul 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Chard students swapped their school desks for Yoga mats and the 1610 PRAMA studio as part of an innovative Mindfest ......

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Why Paws for a Cause got tails wagging in Chard thanks to 1610

Date: 10th Jul 2019

Category: Families

Tails were wagging across Chard at the weekend with the first ever Paws for a Cause event which proved to ......

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You have a friend in me! How a unique friendship between 3 Bideford girls has led to national sporting success

Date: 4th Jul 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Sport may be famous for its fierce competition and rivalry but three young women in Bideford are proving that friendship ......

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Jumping for joy… Bridgwater 1610 team take first place in South West Trampolining competition!

Date: 24th Jun 2019

Category: Sports

Four school girls from Bridgwater are jumping for joy after scooping the first team prize in a regional Trampolining competition....

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Why working out against exam stress gets 10/10 from Yeovil pupil Sam

Date: 11th Jun 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

June can be a very stressful time for the thousands of students and pupils across Somerset who are currently studying ......

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Why it’s good to talk about Dementia! Dorchester Sports Centre Coffee morning raises money and awareness of the condition

Date: 23rd May 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Around 100 people attended a Dementia Awareness coffee morning at Dorchester Sports Centre and raised £70 for the Alzheimer’s Society....

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Dorchester Sports Centre plays leading role in helping Dorset to become more active

Date: 15th May 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Dorchester Sports Centre is taking a leading role in helping Dorset communities to become more active following a £284,000 refurbishment ......

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How personal tragedy inspired a Bridgwater couple to take on a series of running challenges

Date: 30th Apr 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

As hundreds of runners take their places at the starting line at the Bridgwater Bolt 10k this May for one ......

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1610 Chard showcases exciting new ‘nutrition’ workshop to help end the cycle of yo yo dieting

Date: 26th Apr 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

With summer fast approaching many of us might be thinking about losing weight, and for some this might not be ......

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1610 inspires the South West to donate more than 5 million moves in global fitness campaign

Date: 8th Apr 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

1610 leisure centres in the South West have proved that have what it takes to inspire local communities to get ......

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Holsworthy Swim School makes a splash with 350% increase in babies and toddlers signed up for lessons

Date: 5th Apr 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Talented swim teachers at Holsworthy Pool have been inspiring more children than ever before to take to the water to ......

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Why a million moves could be a winner for Dorchester in global campaign to fight obesity.

Date: 13th Mar 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

From litter picking to dog walking…Dorchester Sports Centre is joining forces with the local community to get moving as part ......

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Let’s Move! …Chard factory workers and school children join 1610 for a global fitness challenge

Date: 13th Mar 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

From factory workers to schoolchildren, Chard is being galvanised by 1610 to take part in a global fitness campaign to ......

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How a retired Musgrove Nurse from Bridgwater overcame her lifelong fear of deep water to take on a marathon swim

Date: 5th Mar 2019

Category: Health & Fitness

Many of us take for granted the pleasure of swimming with family and friends when we are on holiday or ......