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5 Reasons To Swim

We made this infographic of 5 reasons to swim. Thanks to Aston University, UK for putting together this info. You’ll find expansions from their website on each point below. If you want to get into swimming in Cork then LeisureWorld is the place for you. We have multiple pools across Cork City that are […]

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Kid’s Summer Camps in Cork

Summer Camps at LeisureWorld in Cork Kids Summer Camps start in LeisureWorld Bishopstown and LeisureWorld Churchfield, Cork on Monday July 3rd. Our all day summer camps run from 10am-4pm Monday to Friday. Our camps are a perfect mix of fun games both indoors and outdoors, pool based activities and more. It’s perfect for the active […]

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Keep your Calories in check this weekend!

Weekend Calories and Staying Hydrated

Some great tips from one of our gym instructors Aoife Weekend Calories How many of you have been really good with your diet and exercise and are planning to be a bit more relaxed this weekend? It’s ok…we’re all guilty of it at some point! Did you know that the weekend actually makes up 40% […]

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I thought they said, rum

Running for beginners

With the Cork City Marathon taking place this June bank holiday weekend we thought it was good timing for this article. While the idea of running a marathon is beyond comprehension for many people, you must remember that everyone starts somewhere. A marathon may not be for you but having the ability to go for […]

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Summer Specials at LeisureWorld

At LeisureWorld we are all about health, fitness and value! Not only do we offer very competitive membership rates for our facilities in Bishopstown and Churchfield but we also have Pay As You Go anytime options that allow people to be more flexible with their training and only pay when you choose to exercise. You […]

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LeisureWorld Performance Swim Squad

Sharon Semchiy from Sunday’s Well Swim Club and the LeisureWorld Performance Swim Squad has been selected for the Irish Team to compete at the International Schools Games in the UK this coming August, she is the only Cork swimmer to be selected along with one other Munster swimmer Eoin Corby from Limerick. The development of a […]

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Late starter

Thanks’ very much to Kevin Clancy for writing this lovely article on taking up swimming during his later years. Kevin has been attending LeisureWorld Bishopstown and swimming twice a week for a number of years and we are very thankful for his kind words about his experience with us. It’s very encouraging to hear his […]

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