Sport and leisure
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Coronavirus - Leisure service updates:
Queen’s Park Sports Centre and the Healthy Living Centre have now re-opened on Saturday 25 July 2020
All activities need to be booked - online, by telephone or at reception.
Queen’s Park Sports Centre
Telephone: 01246 345555
The Healthy Living Centre
Telephone: 01246 345666
To find out more about the re-opening and how to book your activity, visit the frequently asked questions.
To find out more about our leisure services and how these have been affected by coronavirus, please visit our coronavirus information hub.
Our leisure centres have now re-opened.
We have some frequently asked questions to tell you everything you need to know and do when visiting our leisure centres.
Our modern, purpose-built sports and leisure centres are perfect for people like you.
The Healthy Living Centre in Staveley, and Queen's Park Sports Centre in Chesterfield, have a wide range of facilities and activities on offer, and with inclusive active fitness memberships or 'pay as you go' options, the choice is yours:
Multi-station fitness suites with modern equipment to suit all levels and abilities, featuring PulseMove to help you plan and track and achieve your fitness goals online or on your mobile. There's also free weights, medicine balls, sandbags and BOSU in our functional workout zones. Our dedicated studios host a packed programme of group fitness classes, why not try our health spa for some well-earned relaxation, or maybe a treatment from Time Beauty*?
Our learner, 6 lane, and 8 lane pools provide a varied swimming programme, with family friendly 'village' style changing and easy access to the pools for customers with reduced mobility.
We hold a range of water-based fitness classes, and our comprehensive learn to swim programme suits all ages and abilities - fees are discounted for members, and children on our swimming lessons programme can swim for free.
You can play a wide range of sports at our Queen's Park Sports Centre including squash, badminton, table tennis, basketball, football, volleyball, bowling and boccia, plus we have a floodlit outdoor 3G court for hire. The Healthy Living Centre also boasts a 17 line, 70 route, 10.5m climbing wall and bouldering room.
We've loads going on specially for kids at our two centres. As well as trampolining, gymnastics and swimming lessons, there are climbing clubs and gym sessions for juniors.
Our five-floor soft play zone is open every day, and our Spike Island and Water Rave sessions will keep them busy in the holidays. We run a fun packed holiday activity club for kids aged from 6 to 14 (with a discount for members), and offer a variety of birthday party packages including sports, climbing, soft play, bouncy castle and pool parties.
The Treasure Island Creche* can look after your under-sevens while you enjoy the facilities at the Healthy Living Centre.
Active fitness members can enjoy a wide range of activities and facilities at both of our centres, with advance online booking for many activities, for just one monthly payment.
There are also special reductions on swimming lessons, birthday parties and holiday clubs for family memberships - find out more here.
* Time Beauty and Spa, and Treasure Island Creche and Nursery are independent companies that are based at the Healthy Living Centre, but they are not owned, operated or managed by Chesterfield Borough Council.