We happen to pass Shoreditch Park a lot on our way to and from places and a couple of years back we were informed that the old leisure centre at the east end of the park was going to be knocked down and replaced with a funky new state of the art centre. Last weekend … More The New Britannia
Since the beginning of the Year and with all the closures and stuff we have not been Climbing, so with the restrictions lifted and the walls of London finally opening again we were eager to get back and see how it has changed and what it is going to be like climbing post Lockdown.
Do you remember where you learnt to swim? Was it a summer holiday in the sea, a pool in the back garden or was it in a communal pool? For me (Ash) it was the latter and precisely Clissold Park Swimming Pool, but not the modern, sleek building that stands there today, no the pool … More Clissold Park Leisure Centre
We need to go to the gym, to get fitter, feel better and get stronger but trying to find a gym that suits our requirements and not be astronomically expensive, so we have been trying out some gyms around London. This week we tried out Nuffield Health & Leisure’s Islington branch. Here’s what we found.
Do you love the gym, are you one of those people that gets up at 5am and goes for a morning workout, runs on a treadmill watching the news for an hour, or burns a 1,000 calories before breakfast? Ash: No? Me either. Bob: Yeah, Woo! Feel the burn! Well whichever you are, we did … More Gym Bunnies dream
I think we have officially gone to almost every wall in London now, after a quick search online, we realized that we had one left and that was The Climbing Hanger in Fulham. After a visit we have deemed it to be ‘The Most Boring Climbing Wall In London’.
It’s been a while since we have been to a new wall but we felt that it was time to get to grips with a new challenge. So off to West London, White City to be precise to the Westway Sport Centre.