Leisure Centre:Thornes Park Athletics Stadium

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Thornes Park Athletics Stadium

Thornes Park Athletics Stadium

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Horbury Road,

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Thornes Park Stadium is temporarily closed due to fire damage. We are working hard to identify what work needs to be done so we can re-open as quickly as possible. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this is causing and thank everyone for their patience and understanding. We will update you as soon as we can.

Activities range from gymnastics coaching for younger child through to ladies-only sessions in the state of the art fitness centre.
Classes are programmed at various times throughout the week to suit everyone's needs and lifestyle.

Facilities and activities include:
•Fitness suites
•Indoor and outdoor tracks
•Indoor hall and aerobics studio
•Athletics and race meetings
•Cycling - Go Ride and Triathlon
•Gymnastics for children
•Birthday parties
•Accessibility - inclusive fitness initiative

The Thornes Park Stadium are able to provide the flowing for groups/individuals to hire;
•A large indoor hall space, which can be used for indoor athletics events, gymnastics/dance competition, martial arts grading’s etc.
•Full outdoor athletics event capabilities.
•Flood lit outdoor sports pitch
•Classroom space for around 25 people.
•Free parking.

Facilities for groupsOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Leisure facilities onsiteGrounds for outdoor activitiesChildren welcomeMobility Accessibility FacilitiesDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Please note that last admission time is 30 minutes before closing time.


Please phone for individual prices.


See location of Thornes Park Athletics Stadium on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 320202  Lat: 53.67728 Long: -1.51703

By Road:

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station
Bus route: 126/127/231/232 from Wakefield/ Dewsbury Bus Station get off outside The Parklands Hotel.


  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Leisure facilities onsiteLeisure facilities onsite
  • Grounds for outdoor activitiesGrounds for outdoor activities
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Mobility Accessibility FacilitiesMobility Accessibility Facilities
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed