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06 Apr 2011

Summer fitness suite membership offers * Zumbathon III * Manchester World Cup 7-a-side Football Tournament * Fun and fitness in football


NEW! Summer fitness suite membership offers at the Armitage Centre

Put a spring in your step with our great value summer membership deals at the Armitage Sports Centre in Fallowfield. You can get nearly six months membership for only £75 if you join now! All summer memberships will expire on Sunday 18 September, so the sooner you register the better the deal. Summer memberships will give you unlimited access to our large fitness suite during opening hours.

To find out more about the Armitage fitness suite, please visit:  

If you want more flexibility, then opt for a rolling monthly membership which costs £27.00 per month and is available until 19 August 2011.


Come and join the party at Zumbathon 3 on Saturday 14 May 2011

Be part of the third Zumbathon at the Armitage Sports Centre on Saturday 14 May from 11am to 1pm, and help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. The two-hour charity dance/fitness workout will have you moving and shaking to the rhythm and beats of a variety of dance styles including salsa, mambo, samba, hip hop, flamenco and rhumba plus many more!

You can pre-book your entry wristbands for £5.00:

  • online
  • from the Armitage Centre reception desk

Alternatively, you can pay £6.00 on the door. All proceeds go to Macmillan Cancer Support.


Manchester World Cup invites teams to register

Register now and take part in our two day international 7-a-side football tournament at The Armitage Sports Centre. Open to men and women aged 17+, your team will choose a competing nation to represent in the tournament.

Matches will be played at the Armitage Sports Centre on  Wednesday 4 May and Wednesday 11 May between 4pm and 7.30pm. Please wear appropriate footwear for artificial turf (no studs).

Registration is £80.00 per team and you can have a maximum of 10 players. You can register your team online at:

For more detailed information about the tournament, please open:


Fun and fitness in Football

Manchester FA in partnership with The University of Manchester Women’s football club are offering women (aged 16+) the chance to take part in new fun and fitness football sessions at the Armitage Sports Centre, Fallowfield. There is no need to book, just turn up, pay £1 and join in!

The pilot sessions will take place every Tuesday in May from 6pm to 7pm and are aimed at complete beginners or those with little experience looking to play for fun in a non-competitive environment. The sessions will be held on the artificial turf pitches, so please wear suitable footwear (no studs)!