Fitness for Parents

These are exercise classes and groups specifically aimed at or suitable for mums.

Featured Listing

Parent & Tots Dance

us mums, hullMondays:

  • 10.00 – 10.45, St Marks Church Hall, Belfield Avenue

Tuesdays:

  • 9.15 – 10.00, Bodmin Road Church
  • 10.00 – 11.00, St Vincent’s Primary School
  • 1.15 – 2.15, St Joseph’s church Hall
  • 3.15 – 4.00, The Parks Children’s Centre

Wednesdays:

  • 9.30 – 10.15, Acorn Children’s Centre

Thursdays:

  • 9.30 – 10.15, McMillan Nursery School
  • 10.00 – 11.00, Priory Baptist Church

Movement to music – fun and social. Suitable for under 5’s. Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team.

£1 per family. No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.


Featured Listing

Sling Fit Mama

Sling Fit Mama is for all you mums that want the benefit of a lovely bonding class with your baby…but also want something for you. Suitable after your 6/8 week midwife check, a toning, strengthening, post natal fitness class.

Run by Laura Banks, a mum of 3 and fully qualified Pre/post natal exercise instructor, dance teacher and a babywearing peer support worker.

Classes run on Tuesdays at St Marys Parish Hall, Beverley 1-2pm and Thursdays at Brough Methodist Church 1-2pm. For more information or to book email Laura on [email protected], visit her website here or check out her facebook page here.


Featured Listing

Us Mums, Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise

us mums, hullUs Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums (you can bring your baby along, non crawlers welcome). Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team. Sessions held:

Mondays: 

  • Mixed Exercise, The Lemon Tree Childrens Centre, 9.15-10am

Tuesdays:

  • Buggy Exercise, Bude Children’s Centre, 9.15-10am
  • Mixed Exercise, St Marks Church Hall, Bellfield Ave, 9.30-10.30am
  • Fitness Session, Windmill Children’s Centre, 9.30-10.30am
  • Mixed Fitness, St Nicholas Church, 10-11am
  • Zumba, Ennerdale Leisure Centre, 12-1pm.

Wednesdays:

  • Mixed Fitness, Priory Baptist Church, 10-11am
  • Bootcamp, Little Stars Children’s Centre, 11.30-12.30pm
  • Bootcamp, Kingswood Revive Church, 1.30-2.30pm
  • Yoga & Relaxation, The Orchard Centre, 2.30–3.15pm

Thursdays:

  • Legs Bums & Tums, McMillan Children’s Centre, 10.30-11.30am
  • Buggy Exercise, Costello Stadium, 10.30-11.30am
  • Cardio Pilates, Acorn Children’s Centre, 11-11.45am
  • Boxing Exercise, Rainbow Children’s Centre, 1-2pm

Fridays:

  • Boxing Exercise, McMillan Children’s Centre, 10.30-11.30
  • Cardio Pilates & Buggy Exercise, Fenchurch Children’s Centre, 10-10.45am/11am
  • Mixed Exercise, Rainbow Children’s Centre, 1-2pm

All sessions £2, except Zumba £2.45 (full price is £4.85 but half price with a Try It card from the Children’s Centres or Us Mums instructors). No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.


Featured Listing

Us Mums, Aqua Natal

us mums, hullA gentle aqua aerobics session to have more energy and better sleep, for pregnant women or new mums:

  • Tuesdays 5.15 – 6pm, East Hull Pools.
  • Thursdays 1.30-2.15, Ennerdale Leisure Centre.

£2.45 (full price is £4.85 but half price with a Try It card from the Children’s Centres or Us Mums instructors). No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.


3R – Restore, Rebalance, Renew

Classes run from Fitness Connection 1079, Pocklington or as 121’s from your own home.

3R’s core strengthening course runs over 8 weeks and includes classes, kit, online access to home work and additional exercises, PDF’s and nutritional guidance and recipes.  The course will help firm your tummy, help your control if you have bladder weakness, release tension from tight muscles and strengthen and tone using simple kit and body weight. Safe and suitable for every woman, whatever stage in life. From pregnancy, post natal or beyond, it’s never too late to strengthen your core, tummy, lower back and pelvic floor.

For more info about classes in the Pocklington area or to work on a 121 basis in your own home in any location call Biddie on 07920 248919 or email [email protected].


Bring Baby Fitness Classes – Total Fitness

Total Fitness Gym, Beverley Road, Willerby, HU10 6ED.

Bring along your baby fitness classes –

  • Tuesday’s pre and post natal Aqua fit 11.15
  • Thursday post natal tone up 10-11

At both classes you will be able to bring your baby with you while you workout (baby up to 12 months). Each class is £4.

As a mum of a 21 month old and fitness instructor for 15 years, Leanne James has set these up alongside Total Fitness Gym. To book or for more details call Leanne on 07842 291048


Brough – Pramblers

10.30 – 11.30 Fridays. Meet at Fusion Fitness Gym, 42B Station Road, Brough , HU15 1EA

Walking fitness class for mums with prams, mums with children at school also very welcome. 2-3 mile walk around Brough with stop points for light resistance exercises, helping to tone up.

Booking essential. For more info call Steph on 07875 159773


Burlesque Chair Dance

Skippers pub, Grampian Way, Bransholme, Hull HU7 5BJ.

Every Thursday 7-8pm with more classes to follow. Come along and get fit, loose weigh, build confidence and have FUN!! We dance in leggings, t-shirt and bare feet.

£5 per person, pay as you go. For more info contact Helen on 07977969260 or [email protected].


City Centre – Mummy Movers, Inner Vibe Dance Company

11.00 every Wednesday. Inner Vibe Dance Company, Spencer Street, Hull, HU2 8PX (next to the old pub Circus Circus)

Mummy movers are gentle dance and bonding sessions for both pre and post natal ladies. £3 per session. For more info and to book call 07989 664936


Clubbercise with Kathryn (East Hull)

St Marks Church Hall, Bellfield Avenue, Hull. Every Monday 7.15-8.15pm

Clubbercise classes are a fitness class to club anthems, in a darkened hall, using glowsticks and disco lights. First class is just £6 which includes your reusable glowsticks then £4 a class after that.
Over 17’s only suitable for all abilities. Message Kathryn 07505668346 to book.


Defence Lab Classes

DNA Fight Science – Our unique, realistic self-defence and fitness system is based on real world scenarios, specifically for the protection of yourself, your friends and your family. Call for more info – 07871352436

Tuesday’s at 8pm at Fit24, St. Stephen’s, Hull
Thursday’s at 7pm at Total Fitness, Willerby


Emma Richardson – One-to-One Ante & Post Natal Pilates

Emma specialises in providing ante and post-natal exercise as a one-to-one in your own home.  Emma has 23 years’ experience teaching exercise and 13 teaching Pilates and personal training, she has a Level 3 qualification in Ante and Post Natal Exercise and has trained midwives about pre and post-natal exercise.

She provides one-to-one training across West Hull and the West Hull Villages during the daytime. Alternatively if she also runs Pilates classes suitable for anyone in the evenings at Tower Hill Methodist Church in Hessle.

For more information or to book a session please contact Emma on 07973 684 595, email her on [email protected].


Empire Dance – Street Dance Fitness

Adult street dance fitness class, held at Marist Parish Hall, Cottingham Road, Hull.

£3 per class. Contact Laura for more info – [email protected]


Family Yogatation

Lots of fun movement, simple yoga poses, breathing, mindfulness and relaxation. Parents, Grandparents, Aunties and Uncles bring your kids along for a fun session. Suitable for anyone from 3 years to 100 years!

Swanland Village Hall on Tuesdays and Zion United Reformed Church Cottingham on Wednesdays.

£4 per person, mats and equipment provided. Please contact Claire on 07739 826610 or [email protected] to book.


Fitmums

Fitmums are a local group that run mums fitness sessions in Beverley, Cottingham, Boothferry Road, East Hull and Hedon.

Various sessions throughout the week for group runs, coached sessions and buggy gurns. For more info email [email protected]


Fitness Pilates

Get those yummy mummy tummy’s back with Fitness Pilates!

Improve fitness, flexibility, strength, coordination, relaxation and best of all you can get the beach body abdominal you’ve always wanted! If you have back or joint problems this is also the class for you.

Classes are run by Louisa Ingleson at Movement2Music, a fully qualified fitness instructor and weight management consultant. £4.50 pay as you go or £20 for 6 weeks. Classes held on Mondays 7-8pm at Wawne Village Hall and Wednesdays 7-8pm at Dunswell Sports Hall. Louisa also offers one to one sessions in your own home or a venue of your choice.

Louisa also runs a Fitness Yoga class on Tuesdays 7-8pm at Kingswood Academy.

For more info and to book call Louisa on 07500 889704, email [email protected].


FitSista

FitSista Personal Training: Offering Personal Training Sessions at a place and time to suit you (Home/Work/Outdoors). I can also work around children if they are at home! Each session is planned specifically for your goals whatever they may be. Any further questions you have, just get in touch and I’ll be happy to help!

Boxercise with FitSista PT: 6.30pm every Wednesday at Bricknell Primary School, Hull. Suitable for all fitness levels and all welcome.

For more information and to book please contact Sarah Winn on 07773 587835.


Fitsteps East Hull

Beginners Fitsteps, Fitsteps and Zumba held at St Marks Church Hall, Bellfield Avenue, Hull, HU8 9DT and Eastmount Recreation Centre, Waveney Road, Longhill, Hull, HU8 9NB.

Fitsteps is a fitness class Strictly come dancing style, burn off upto 800 calories in one session. £2.50 a class. For more info contact Kathryn on 07505 668 346


Go Tri at East Park

1st Sunday of the month, 9am start. At East Park, Hull, meet by the boating lake.

A fun event run by Humber Triathletes to give everyone an opportunity to try out a short duathlon. 1.5km run, 6km bike ride, 1.5km run all fully marshalled and timed.


Goals: Female Football

Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG

Turn up and play female football session, suitable for all abilities. Ideal if you haven’t played before or haven’t played for a while. No commitment to a regular match or league, just a relaxed kick about with plenty of laughs.

Aged 16+, £2.50 per session.

For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email [email protected]


Health in Harmony Yoga

Yoga classes ideal for mums and mums to be (especially Chair Based Yoga) in East Hull. Regular sessions:

  • Mondays: Yoga for Beginners, 9.30-10.30am. Balfour Community Centre, Holderness Road.
  • Mondays: Chair Based Yoga, 11-12noon. Trafalgar Community Centre, Mizzen Road, Beverley Road.
  • Tuesdays: Hatha Yoga for All, 6.30-8pm. Thorngumbald Village Hall
  • Wednesdays: Chair based Yoga, 10.30-11.30am and Hatha Yoga for All, 1-2.30pm. Balfour Community Centre, Holderness Road.
  • Wednesdays: Hatha Yoga for All, 7-8.30pm. Meridian Centre, Withernsea

They also offer bespoke yoga for pregnancy, post natal and mum and baby yoga for up to four friends in my cosy Well-Being Room off Holderness Road. Pregnancy and Post-natal massage also available. Please call Lesley to discuss your needs.

For more details and to book call Lesley on 07815 036397 or email [email protected].


Hessle – Baby & Me Workout

1.00 – 2.00. Hessle Town Hall (upper hall).

Different fitness exercises that can be done with your baby. Can start any time from your 6 week check up. A great way for mums to get fit in a relaxed, safe environment, you are welcome to stop to feed or change! Run by Personal Training by Kimberley…. creating Fitties. £4 per session. For more info contact Kimberley on 07535 327586.


Hull Activators – working with women in sport

The Hull Activators are a local project funded by Sport England, working alongside Child Dynamix who aim to increase participation in sport with women age 14+.

They run lots of free and low cost sports such as rounders, energy workout, legs bums tums at venues in Hull. For latest timetables contact Ben at [email protected].


Jude Fox Yoga: Ragamuffin Parent & Tot Yoga and Yoga for Wellbeing & Relaxation

Jude Fox runs 2 yoga sessions in Hull, one for parents & tots to attend together, one just for parents to attend.

  • Ragamuffin Yoga for toddlers and parents together. Mondays 9.45 – 10.45am. The Amiyoga Studio, 5 Princes Avenue, Hull, HU5 3RX. Suitable for children age approx 2-5 yrs. Gentle stretches, yoga stories, songs and crafts. All welcome. £4 per session or £15 for 4.
  • Yoga for Wellbeing and Relaxation class: Wednesdays 7.00 – 8.30pm. Unitarian Church, Park Street, Hull. £5.50 per week.

Call Jude for more info on 01482 444455


Learn to Dance – Ballroom, Latin, Sequence

Sacred Heart Church Hall, Southcoates Lane (entrance off Cundall Close), Hull, HU9 3AP.

If you’re inspired by Strictly, come along and try this class. Fridays at 6.30pm. Fully qualified teachers. Call 07702 804746 for more info.


Netball Teams

There are a wide variety of netball clubs in Hull and the East Riding and a strong local league.

Pauline Hardy is the Humber Netball Development Officer and very helpful, contact her on 01964 625808 07762627045 or email [email protected]

Pauline runs ‘back to netball’ sessions 6pm-8pm Mondays at St Marys School


Nia Classes – Mind-Body Movement

Hessle Town Hall, South Lane, Hessle, Hu13 0RR. Mondays 6.00-7.00pm.
Nia is a mind-body movement practice that emphasizes the joy of movement, your body’s way.
All are welcome and it is suitable for all ages and abilities. Drop in cost is £5 or you can purchase a block of 6 classes for £25. For more info contact Kerry on 07786964104.

Park Run

A 5km organised run in the park, every Saturday at 9am. For adults and also a Junior Park Run for 4-14 year olds. Held in:

  • East Park, Hull
  • Peter Pan Park, Pickering Road, Hull
  • Humber Bridge Country Park, Hessle

Park Warrior – Warrior Training

Mix of CV and weight exercises done in the park.

Sessions are held in Hull at East Park, Holderness Road and Costello Stadium, off Pickering Road.

Monday 6:45pm

Wednesday 6:45pm

Saturday 8:30am

Call 07771 883438 for info.


Kick Fit

Personal Training, Fitness, Nutrition & Coaching from ISKA British Champion, ISKA English Champion, ICO Area Champion & Unified World Kickboxing Championships Silver & Bronze medalist Paul Regan. Fully qualified and insured with years of knowledge and experience in Kickboxing, Personal Training, Boxing, Sports Coaching, Fitness and Nutrition.

From toning up and losing weight to simply keeping active and having some fun, get into shape with Kick Fit group sessions or Kick Fit Personal Training. Both are run from The Fight Ministry, Hull, HU3 1TD, but sessions are also available outside and at any venue of your choice.

For more info email [email protected], call 07454 785661


Powerhooping Classes

Powerhooping is the latest fitness craze! It’s like hoola-hooping but with a weighted hoop that gives you lots of core strength, great abs and is a lot of fun to do. Even if you couldn’t hoop as a child you will be able to Powerhoop as it is weighted and uses a different technique. The classes are run by Jenny Platt, an experienced fitness instructor and the only Powerhooping instructor in East Yorkshire.

There are new classes now in South Cave, all ages (over 16) and abilities welcome –

  • Wednesday at the South Cave Sports Centre 7.15pm – 8pm.
  • Wednesdays at the WI Hall, 9.30 – 10.15. If you have children in buggies they are welcome to watch. New members can come along 9.00-9.30 for a free trial (when there are enough new starters to run one).

Free trial sessions can also be arranged at another location and venue for a group wishing to try it.

Classes are just £5 (including hoop hire, £4 without) and the first session is free. Call Jenny for more info and to book a class on 07939 609566


Rhythm & Dreams Dancing Centre

833-839 Hessle Road, HU4 6QF

Rhythm & Dreams offer adult dance classes for all abilities in Ballroom, Latin, Classical and Modern Sequence, Freestyle, Street, Latin Line Dancing, Salsa, Mambo & Merengue, East & West Coast Swing, Argentine Tango and Rock ‘n’ Roll.

They also run Baby Ballroom and children’s classes (see listings in Children’s Weekly Classes section here).

For more info and to book call 01482 448347 / 07876 455394 or email [email protected].


Rockcity – Bouldering for Fitness

Hawthorn Avenue, Hull, HU3 5GL.

Rockcity has a range of adult climbing walls and a new bouldering area – the ultimate fitness experience! Bouldering allows you to climb without ropes in a safe area with 3 different rooms to explore, ideal for children and grown-ups.  It’s a great full body work-out and an idea way to exercise with your children or alone.

A 2 hour Induction to ‘Bouldering for Fitness’ costs £20, then you can go any time and boulder for as long as you like for just £6 a time.

For more info or to book a session call 01482 223030 or email [email protected]


Self Defence & Fitness with Spartans Academy of Krav Maga

Authentic Israeli Krav Maga Classes, Krav Maga is the number one self defence system being taken up by Women.  Learn practical, effective, life-saving self-defence skills and be able to protect yourself and your loved ones. Krav Maga techniques are based on natural reflexes which makes them quick and easy for anyone to learn and regardless of: age, size, fitness level, etc.

Our Krav Maga classes won’t only equip you with a way to protect yourself and your family; they will also help you improve your fitness.  One two hour class burns more calories than: running, swimming, or cycling. Classes on Wednesdays 7.30 – 9.30pm at Nuffield Health & Wellbeing Gym, Kingston Park, Hull, HU1 2TX

For more info or to book a FREE TRIAL email [email protected]


Sunday Girls – Clycling Club for Women

Hull cylcing club run by women, for women. Regular weekly lead rides – road, off-road, turbo sessions.

Meet at Costello Stadium, Hull. For more info call 07582 439441 or email [email protected]


Trampo-Lean, HIIT Fitness at Gravity

Gravity Trampoline Park, St Stephens, Hull

45 minutes of High Intensity Interval Training at Hull’s biggest and best Trampoline Park. Tickets are £6 per class. Buy a 6 class pass and receive 10% off, or a 12 class pass and receive 20% off.

Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays 7.00 – 7.45pm and Sundays 9.00 – 9.45am (including school holidays). Call for more info and to book on 01482 231707.


Victoria Gregson School of Dance – Zumba

10.00 – 11.00am Wednesday. Priory Baptist Church, Hotham Road South, Hull.

7.15 – 8.15pm Tuesday. All Saints Church Hall, Hessle.

For more info call Vicky on 07742 339000 or email [email protected]


West Hull Ladies Running Club

Ladies only running club catering for all abilities

Email for more info [email protected]


Olcote Squash Academy – Beginners Squash

Adult beginners squash and fitness course held at Total Fitness Gym, Beverley Road, Willerby, HU10 6ED. They also run children’s squash sessions (see here for details)

Free 6 week course, then £7/session or £24/month (discount for gym members). Call Tony for info on 07837 681952


Yogabellies Mum & Baby Yoga

Held at Amiyoga, 5 Princes Avenue, Hull and The Arts Garage 2 and coming soon to Beverley.

Yoga classes to do with your baby – lots for mum, lots for baby, lots for both to share and enjoy. Call for info and to book – Pam Medhurst 07966 091513 or  [email protected]


Your Next Level Fitness Bootcamp Classes

Your Next Level Fitness, Livingstone Road, Hessle HU13 0EG

Group fitness classes for all abilities, using top functional equipment in our private gym in Hessle.
A great community with a nice atmosphere, attended by lots of local mums. Come and have a free trial!

  • 30 minute classes (£4), held on Tuesdays and Thursdays 12pm and 6pm
  • 60 minute classes (£7.50), held on Mondays and Wednesdays at 6am, 9.30am, 5.30pm and 6.30pm, Fridays at 6am, 9.30am and 5.30pm, Saturdays (outdoor) at 8am and 9am

Classes are appointment only. You don’t know until you do your Free Trial! For more info contact John Cammish on 07762772671 or [email protected]