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Sports and keeping active

Taking part in sport is a great way to stay healthy, have fun and meet new people. It needn’t be strenuous or expensive to be effective. 

Sports programmes  

Local sports programmes include: 

  • Swimming 
  • Cycling 
  • Dance 
  • Free taster sessions at a variety of community festivals - a great way to try something new 
  • Health and wellbeing programme 
  • Exercise on referral  
  • Sports in parks 
  • Wellbeing walks 
  • Female only programmes  

Find out more on Vision Redbridge Culture & Leisure website 

Redbridge Leisure Pass 

The Redbridge Leisure Pass gives you access to some of the recreation facilities at a discount off the normal adult price for use on Mondays to Fridays from 9.00am and 5.00pm.  

You can also use it for day membership at Redbridge Sports and Leisure Centre during the same hours, but at off-peak charges. 

You are eligible for the pass if you are an adult resident in Redbridge and if you meet at least one of the following criteria: 

  • Senior citizen (male or female aged 60 years or more) 
  • Unemployed 
  • Disabled 
  • Full-time student aged 16 or above 
  • In receipt of Income Support, Incapacity Benefit, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit, Universal Credit  

To apply for a Redbridge Leisure Pass please visit the reception desk at one of our leisure centres. 

You will be asked to complete an application form. Please bring a proof of ID and a document to prove one of the above eligibility criteria. 

Group exercise classes 

We offer a range of group exercise classes which could be just what you are looking for. You will feel supported, whether it’s high energy classes like Zumba and Boxfit, or something more chilled like Yoga and Pilates.  

You can pay as you go for each class or it’s included in your Vision membership if you have one.  


Redbridge has a huge range of parks and open spaces to enjoy including country parks, lakes, play areas and kitchen gardens. 

We have eleven outdoor gyms which are free to use and a fun way to stay active whilst getting some fresh air. By using the outdoor gyms frequently this will enable you to maintain/lose weight, strengthen your body, increase your fitness levels and improve mental wellbeing. 

Wellbeing walks 

Come and join the wellbeing walks and enjoy the great outdoors whilst getting some exercise and meeting new friends. 
The group meet at various parks and open spaces across Redbridge on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. 

Wellbeing walks timetable