September 25th, 2016

Ryland launches number of new classes

Ryland launches number of new classes Ryland launches number of new classes
Updated: 11:31 am, May 07, 2015

A NUMBER of exciting new classes for people of all ages have been launched at the Ryland Centre.

Residents, young and old, can now sign up to line dancing, athletics, pre-school gymnastics or go along to the roller disco.

The BJ’s Busy Boots Line Dancing class began yesterday and sessions will take place between 7pm and 8pm every Thursday – each session will cost £4 and no special footwear is needed.

Teaching the class will be Brenda Whipp who has more than 15 years of experience in providing enjoyable and social dances.

During the sessions, people will be able to enjoy learning both new and old-fashioned dance sequences.

For more information call Brenda on 01527 870151 or just turn up on the evening.

Young athletes have also been invited to sprint down to the centre for the new coaching sessions.

From Tuesday (September 16), youngsters between eight and 14-years-old will be able to attend the sessions every Tuesday between 5.30pm and 6.30pm.

The fun and friendly coaching sessions will focus on all the main disciplines of running, throwing and jumping to teach the children the key skills and techniques through fun, engaging and progressive coaching activities.

For more email or call 07815 946132.

Skaters have been promised a wheeley good time now the roller discos have returned on Friday nights.

The time slots for under 13s and families will last from 6pm until 7.30pm while the youth group session, for 13 to 17-year-olds, will go on from 8pm to 9.30pm.

Entry is £4 with skate hire available at £1, if needed.

For more information call 01527 575387.

Tiny tots can also have a flipping good time with the new pre-school gymnastics sessions which began this week and take place every Wednesday.

The classes have been designed to help young children’s balance, co-ordination and endurance in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Sessions for children aged 18-months to two-and-a-half years will take place between 10am and 10.45am while classes for youngsters from two-and-a-half to four-years-old will be from 10.50am and 11.35am.

Head Gymnastic Coach Andrea Paice said: “Gymnastics is a very popular sport and to be able to work with the Ryland Centre to offer pre-school gymnastics to the Bromsgrove community is wonderful I am very much looking forward to developing this class.”

Visit or call Andrea Paice on 07540 671196 for more.