Sports Recreation

By Matthew 20/10/2017 23:03:07

Days Out

Sports and Recreation Venues

Silver blades ice rink

Why not get your skates on and hit the Silver Blades ice rink in Altrincham. With different types of skating sessions featuring throughout the week there's something to suit every age, ability and preference. There's the Special Family Savers package deal for 2 adults and 2 children, and the Family skating session in the morning is best for families with children. There's also a Parent/Toddler session each Thursday at 11am with a selction of toys for the children to enjoy on and off the ice. The Public Skating session is a 'One-size-fits-all' type of session playing music from the charts and is open to everyone. The Eazy Skate is a session particularly aimed at beginners who like to take it easy. With slower music, a slower pace and plenty of space it's perfect for those with a little less confidence in their skating skills. The Disco Skating/Chill Out/Disco Revival sessions are loud, fast and busy, developed for the teenagers. Live DJs play a wide selection of tunes and the Friday disco night is a particular favourite. Wednesday evening is designated Sports Night featuring a variety of different games some of which include Barrel Jumping, Football on ice and Train Racing. Take part or come and watch it's great fun for everyone. The Silver Blade ice rink in Altrincham also has a Speed Skating club and Ice Hockey Club, so if you're really up for some competitive sport on ice then this is the place for you.


A truly amazing experience, Airkix is an indoor skydiving centre guaranteed to get your pulse racing. Whether you're a first time flyer, a pro-flyer or a group of friends just looking for a great time, Airkix offers an amazing experience to be enjoyed by everyone. Imagine a wind tunnel turned upright! All you have to do is gently lean into the airflow and you're skydiving! With at least twice to flight time of a typical Skydive, it's the ultimate experience to be had in an indoor centre. What's more, you'll obtain a Personalised Flight Certificate and experience the magic of flying too! Perfect for group outings, gifts and corporate events. Smiles all round guaranteed!


The largest UK Indoor Karting Track, Speedkarting in Warrington is the ultimate indoor karting experience. Home to the first and only 3 level karting circuit in the UK there's over 1000m of circuit to speed around! With two separate karting circuits and process ranging from a few pounds for practice laps to full Gold Card exclusive events there's something for every group size and budget. An ideal destination for corporate entertainment, product launches, stag do's, hen parties, birthdays, gifts or just a great day out, its always great fun for everyone!

Go ape

A high-wire forest adventure, Go Ape is giant outdoor obstacle course set up in the trees. There are 5 courses all over the country and no 2 courses are the same, so it's a new Go Ape experience wherever you visit. Made up of ladders, walkways, bridges and tunnels made of wood, rope and wire it's a monkey's playground up in the tree tops. One venue even includes the best (and longest!) zip line in the country! Check out the go ape video.

Don't worry, you're all kitted up with harnesses, pulleys and karabiners and undergo a safety and training briefing before you're let loose on the course. And there are instructors on hand up there to keep an eye on the monkey business. A truly adrenaline pumping experience not to be missed, Go Ape provides a great destination for any occasion be it a family day out, party, or corporate team day. Bring out the Tarzan in you!!

Belle vue

One of Manchester's most exciting nights out has to be the Greyhound racing at Belle Vue Stadium. With a fabulously illuminated racing track and electric atmosphere experience the thrill of greyhound racing on a night out that everyone will enjoy. Choose to get up close to the action and watch from the track side or watch your dog pass the winning post in first place from inside the glass fronted grandstand. With restaurants in the stand and trackside bars and fast food areas there's hot food and beverages for all parties. Executive suites are also available. So whether its simply a night out with the family and friends, lads or ladies, or an informal works party you're sure to find a trackside option to suit your needs and for everyone to enjoy.

Paint balling

For an incredibly fun paintball day out, head to Nationwide Paintball Warrington. Massively popular for an action packed outing the paintball centre in Warrington has hosted thousands of delighted paintballing enthusiasts over the years. With five different game zones to choose from ranging from natural woodland, streams, bridges and village areas with huts and barriers, there are some great battle fields to open fire on! Challenge your mates target skills, dodge your enemies fire, test your manoeuvring ability and check out your defending skills in the war zones of barriers, mesh and overgrowth!

LA Bowl

For some top quality ten pin bowling and family entertainment, head to LA Bowl in Warrington. They offer a great range of services and facilities including computerised Bowling Lanes, Dodgems and Bumper cars, 5 full size American Pool tables and a selection of arcade games. A number one destination for parties and events, it's a superb evening of top class entertainment perfect for Works Parties, Company Nights Out, Conference or Team Building events, Birthdays, Family celebrations or social gathering. Providing hours of friendly competitive entertainment and some quality food from the restaurant. The party package deals are designed to suit your needs and budget comprising of bowling, buffet feast and DJs on selected nights. Furthermore, there's a licensed bar to top off the evening's entertainment!

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