Life Leisure have a unique partnership with British Weight Lifting based at Houldsworth Village in Reddish, which aims to increase participation in the sport across the North West and also provide a Regional Centre of Excellence for the sport.
London 2012 Legacy
The partnership has brought the 'Games' to life at Houldsworth Village with a substantial amount of equipment used in London housed at the centre. A ‘Centre of Excellence’, many top athletes and newcomers to the sport train at the facility on a weekly basis and at Regional Development squads.
Classes are an educational series offered to members of Life Leisure and British Weight Lifting. For more information visit our Fitness Course page.
THE BIG LIFT, GREATER MANCHESTER
A series of weightlifting competitions staged throughout the year and is open to anyone in relevant age categories. The Series caters for male and female participation at all levels. The competition is designed for anyone – and is based on a team ideology. The points system is based on body weight to weight lifted, with points awarded accordingly for your club/team. For more information on the next event please email Andreas Michaelas.