News

Filter by:
None
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 ......

None
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 ......

None
Why North Devon children are to Get Set Go thanks to 1610 activity scheme in Somerset

Date: 30th Nov 2018

Category: Health & Fitness

An innovative 1610 multi sports and activities scheme for children in Somerset looks set to repeat its success by expanding ......

None
1610 has joined the fight for every heart beat to help the British Heart Foundation’s lifesaving research

Date: 11th Jan 2018

Category: 1610 Trust

Dedicated staff at 1610, one of the South West’s leading sports and leisure groups, have shown they’re all heart by ......

None
The British Heart Foundation Walk For The Heart!

Date: 10th Jan 2018

Category: Health & Fitness

Here at 1610 Chard we are holding an event on the 15th of March at 13:30 PM. Walk for the ......

None
1610 wins prestigious National Award for Transformational Leadership in the Leisure industry

Date: 5th Dec 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 wins prestigious national award for its inspirational leadership and staff development in the UK Active Training Awards....

None
South West school children celebrate National Fitness Day thanks to 1610

Date: 20th Sep 2017

Category: Health & Fitness

School children from across the West Country will be able to join in with National Fitness Day (Wednesday 27 September) ......

None
Two 1610 Holsworthy Pool staff are nominated for national awards

Date: 18th May 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

1610 staff at Holsworthy Pool are celebrating after two of their activity leaders have been nominated for two prestigious national ......

None
Unique Swim Buddy initiative launched at 1610 pools across the South West

Date: 3rd May 2017

Category: Sports

A unique swimming initiative is being launched at seven 1610 swimming pools across the South West to encourage more people ......

None
South West communities make more than 6 million moves for a better world with 1610

Date: 13th Apr 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

From “Superhero” school children, to the residents of care homes, communities across the South West came together with 1610 last ......

None
Ten million moves! 1610 challenges South West communities to get moving to beat obesity

Date: 7th Mar 2017

Category: 1610 Trust

19 1610 leisure centres in Somerset, Devon and Dorset will be taking part in the Technogym Lets Move for a ......

None
Hestercombe Woodland Wander on March 5 kicks off 2017 1610 Race Series

Date: 27th Feb 2017

Category: Sports

Get a Spring in your step with the inspiring beauty of Somerset’s stunning Hestercombe Woodland near Taunton which provides the ......

None
1610 race series sees record rise in numbers of athletes taking part in 2016

Date: 5th Oct 2016

Category: Sports

Whether it is the Olympic effect or more people just want to lose weight and get fit but the 1610 ......

None
1610 celebrates National Fitness Day with a carnival of creative fitness events across the South West

Date: 2nd Sep 2016

Category: Health & Fitness

From Rio to Hawaii…the South West’s largest leisure provider 1610 has taken inspiration from around the world to inspire communities ......

None
Adam’s aspires to a Channel swim without leaving Holsworthy

Date: 27th Aug 2016

Category: Health & Fitness

Adam Peaty may have inspired the nation with his incredible world record beating Gold medal in the 100 metres breaststroke ......

None
Brownlee Brothers and Benson inspire Dorset’s Dorchester Dash Triathletes

Date: 17th Aug 2016

Category: Health & Fitness

The Dorchester ‘Dash’ Triathlon begins almost a week after the Olympics closing ceremony in Rio and the feel good factor ......

None
Holsworthy swimming initiative that changes lives for the better

Date: 13th Jul 2016

Category: Sports

With rising levels of child and adult obesity in the UK, Holsworthy Leisure Centre in North Devon has been fighting ......

None
1610 stirs up £10,000 for Wooden Spoon fundraising pot

Date: 22nd Jun 2016

Category: 1610 Trust

Disadvantaged and disabled children from the South West will soon be enjoying the exciting challenge of Kayaking thanks to a ......

None
Torrington Trawler sponsored swim launches at Torrington Pool January 31

Date: 19th Jan 2016

Category: Sports

Torrington Pool is calling on all kind hearted swimmers to take part in the first ever “ Torrington Trawler” sponsored ......

None
1610 inspires a new generation of swimmers with swimming lessons at an all time high

Date: 19th Jan 2016

Category: Sports

1610 is inspiring the next generation of swimmers with more people than ever before taking up swimming lessons with the ......