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New Astro Pitches Now Open in Bishopstown

We are delighted to announce that our brand new 5-a-side soccer pitches are now open for us. We now have four new 3G rubber and sand based pitches available for hire all week long. The pitches are one part of a large scale redevelopment plan that is currently under way in our Bishopstown site. Currently […]

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Student Memberships

  We all know college is great craic but it can take it’s toll on your health & fitness. College and study can also be stressful so keeping on top of regular exercise is good for the mind, body and soul. To add to that we are now making it easier on the wallet by […]

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Cork Rebel Run

Press Release                                                                                                 August 2017   **Cork City Council and Cork County Council to sponsor the 6th Annual Cork Rebel Run **  Cork Rebel Run 5k & 10K October 22nd 2017 On Friday last August 11th Cork Sports Partnership announced Cork City Council and Cork County Council as joint sponsors of the Cork Rebel Run […]

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Share your story & automatically be in with a chance to win some #LeisureWorldLove Social media is a great place to share a story. We get many people checking in or tagging us in photos when using our facilities. Whether you’re on a fitness journey, having some family time or just coming to relax, we […]

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Development Plans at Bishopstown

From July 2017 we will be starting some major development plans at our facility LeisureWorld Bishopstown. Four main phases of works will be carried out, beginning July of this year to upgrade our facilities. These include: A complete upgrade of the Changing Village/changing facilities Replacement of gym equipment and reconfiguration of the current gym layout […]

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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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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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