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Activities and sports for adults

Activities and sports for adults

National Fitness Day 2022 - Cantley Park

We are offering a series of free taster activities for National Fitness Day 2022. 

Location: Cantley Park - Outside and Ashridge Room

Date: Wednesday 21st September 2022

Time: 7.45am to 6pm 

  • We will be offering classes in Zumba, Boxing fitness, Bootcamp, Pilates and much much more
  • Dr Bike and MyJourney will be at the event 9am to 12pm
  • There are free tennis courts at GDTennis Cantley Park available to be booked between 9am and 4pm. 
  • We have 2 Cardio Tennis Cardio Tennis Taster sessions 12pm to 12.45pm
  • Places Leisure will be attending to answer any queries on leisure centre facilities and memberships available in the borough

 The full class timetable can be viewed and bookings made through our online booking system

Tennis court bookings and cardio tennis sessions must be booked through GDTennis by emailing info@gdtennis.co.uk or calling 0118 9477 885.

Bookings for our Power-Up Taster activities for 5 to 12 year olds can be made through our Power-Up online booking system.

Find out about activities and sports for adults, below. Read the Wokingham active and healthy guide (PDF document.)

Every week there are 17 volunteer led walks across the whole of Wokingham Borough. 

The walks and how to join

For details of all our walks and how to join:


Complete the Walker Registration Form (PDF document) before you join. 

The walks can help you improve your health by walking briskly. But don't worry, you certainly don't have to be fighting fit as there is always a leader and a back marker so that everyone can walk at their own pace. 

All of the walks are graded so you can work your way up from a short gentle stroll (20-30 minutes) to a 3 mile walk (about an hour.) All our walks are under 90 minutes.

Please return to the sports team or hand to a walk leader.


Fishing sites

We manage 6 sites for fishing:


See our fishing lakes map to see locations:


View Wokingham Borough Fishing in a larger map

Fishing rules

Before fishing, please read our fishing rules (PDF document.)

Casual day tickets and season tickets

Casual day fishing tickets and casual day season tickets are only available for:

  • River Loddon
  • White Swan Lake
  • Longmoor Lake 

Day tickets can be purchased from car park ticket machines in the car park at each site - correct money will be needed as the machines do not give change. Fishing is allowed from 7am to dusk. Night fishing is open to specimen group members only. A closed season applies, please contact us for more information.

Fishing charges

  • Day ticket: £5 per rod
  • Day season ticket (1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017): £67 per rod (£47 per rod concessionary price)
  • Maximum of 2 rods allowed per person

Concessionary price includes under 16s, pensioners, disabled and unemployed people. 

Members only fishing

To add your name to the fishing syndicate waiting list complete our fishing syndicate waiting list form (PDF document) or fishing syndicate waiting list (Word document). A non-refundable deposit of £20 applies to anyone joining the list.

For information on booking tennis courts read our tennis page.

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