Clubs and Sports at GL1
Whatever your chosen sport and whatever your age, there is something for everyone at GL1, during both term time and school holidays.
Sports Courses & Weekly Sessions
A range of sports courses and weekly sessions for both adults and children are available at GL1 during term-time and school holidays.
Here are the details about what’s on offer:
These 6 week beginners courses are an ideal foundation into archery and a pre-requisite for joining a club.
This course is open to anyone over 18 years and we also welcome whose with any form of disability.
Why not sign up your children or grandchildren for the Archery Active Life programme, and then come along and do the beginners course at the same time.
To find out when the next courses will be taking place, please contact us on 01452 396 666
|Wednesday||17.30 - 18.30|
|Aspire 20 members||£24.00|
Clubs and Organisations
A wide range of sporting clubs and organisations, including martial arts, bowls and gymnastics are based at GL1.
GL1's Gymnastics Hall is a regional centre of excellence with many Gloucestershire and South West based clubs making use of the facility. This major training facility is fully equipped with competition square, tumble track, vaults and bars with a specially constructed soft landing 'pit' and spectator facilities.
The Martial Arts Area is home to a wide range of local martial arts groups.
Four Indoor Bowls rinks with changing facilities are available for both club and casual use.
Woods can be hired from Main Reception.
For details please contact GL1 reception on 01452 396 666
Has a strenuous workout at GL1 helped you work up an appetite? We have the perfect remedy.
Relax, unwind and have a bite in our friendly café. Our café offers a wide selection of hot and cold drinks, snacks, sandwiches and meals. From homemade, healthy options to quick and delicious nosh, we have something for everyone including licensed bar facilities.
Catch up with friends, enjoy a warm beverage, have a well-deserved break, or fill the kid’s tums after a challenging swimming lesson. Our welcoming staff will be on hand to take your order.
Venue and Room hire
GL1 is one of Gloucester's premier conference and event centres, with two rooms available for private hire. The Function Suite to hold small business meetings or seminars or the Glevum Hall for collectors fairs, exhibitions and wedding fairs. All public areas at GL1 are also equipped with free Wi-Fi wireless internet access, via 'The Cloud'.
The Function Suite
Suitable for seminars, workshops, business or committee meetings for up to 30 delegates. The Function Suite is equipped with data projection, free Wi-Fi, flipcharts OHP's and whiteboards.
The Glevum Hall
Over 1100 square metres of exhibition space makes this the largest hall in Gloucester. From toy fairs to careers exhibitions or sporting championships - the Glevum Hall can accommodate from 200 to 1500 spectators for corporate or public events.
Martial Arts/Activity Room
We have a wonderful space that can be hired for martial arts/childrens activities/fitness based activity.
The room is bright, clean and is covered in colourful, high density, interlocking (1mx1m, 40mm depth) judo martial arts mats (picture on the right). There are mirrors at one end to monitor body movement. There are 4 hooks on the walls, ideal for hanging bags.
The activity area is 9.75m long and 6.40m wide and high roof. The room is available for hire at competitive rates per hour.
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