Parkinson's UK Cirencester & Stroud Branch
07586 532635 ask for Karen

Nordic Walking is an excellent way to get out and get active on your own but even better as a couple or in groups. Here’s a link to the Parkinson’s UK webpage for information.

Nordic walking and Parkinson’s | Parkinson’s UK (parkinsons.org.uk)

British Nordic Walking

This branch supports Nordic Walking by working alongside two local organisations – Longfield’s Wellbeing Centre and YuGo, in Stroud.

Anyone can participate by completing and sending the registration form below. Each session costs £5 payable in advance as described on the form and is hosted by a ‘Nordic Walking Parkinson’s Trained’ qualified instructors at these three different venues, specific Nordic Walking poles will be provided:-

Longfield’s – sessions have ceased until Spring 2024.

Minchinhampton Fitness Hub – sessions will commence here with an assessment by the instructor first then regular sessions from there.

Pavilion In The Park, Cainscross – no sessions are available here yet, this is planned for spring / summer 2024.

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Name of First Person Registering (Main Contact)
Pre-registration is important to avoid over capacity sessions.
Name of Second Person Registering
Pre-registration is important to avoid over capacity sessions.
Open to anyone over 18, individually or as a couple. Takes place every Thursday 1:30 - 3:00pm at Minchinhampton Fitness Hub with your qualified instructor Gemma Wilks. Please indicate which sessions you (main contact) want to be part of.
Specific Nordic Walking poles will be provided, online payment details are below.
Second Person Registration Details. Please note: there is a maximum of 10 people per session. You may be added to a waiting list if the limit is reached.
Specific Nordic Walking poles will be provided, online payment details are below.
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Account Number: 13890260 Sort Code: 20-00-00 Use Reference NW (your name) as your payment reference. Online payments should be in advance to this account:- Barclay's Business account name: (needs to be typed in exactly) - PARKINSONS DISEASE SOCIETY OF THE UNITED KINGDOM