Getting Active in Cornwall | Classes & Activities

13th August 2013

We are often asked about fitness classes and activities around Cornwall. Although you are on holiday and indulging in some much needed rest and relaxation there are plenty of ways you can get out and get active in Cornwall.

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Motive8me at Watergate Bay
Every Wednesday morning from 7.30am – 8.30am at Watergate Bay.
Come rain or shine Motive8me bootcamp will be on the beach ready to start your morning properly. All abilities welcome!
£5 per session.
More information here or email

Bootcamp TR7
Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7.00am – 7.45am at Newquay Sports Centre.
£3.50 per session.
More information here or email

AJ Fitness
Start and finish the week right with AJ Fitness bootcamp at Mawgan Porth.
Mondays and Fridays 7.00am – 8.00am
£4 per session, advance booking is advised due to limited spaces.

Spinning Class at Watergate Bay Hotel

Each Tuesday and Thursday at 8.00am throughout the summer, Watergate Bay Hotel run cardio cycle classes. Sessions are 40 minutes long, with an experienced cardio cycle instructor and are suitable for both beginners and the experienced.
£6 per session.
To book your place please call 01637 860543 option 3 or email

Synergy Yoga

Come and absorb yourself in nature. Each Saturday from 7.30am – 8.30am, Synergy Yoga will host beginner yoga lessons on the grass at Pentire, opposite The Bay Hotel, overlooking Fistral Beach.
£5 per session.
You will need to bring a mat or large beach towel.


Hire a court for the day at Heron Centre, Newquay. With both indoor and outdoor courts this activity is not weather dependant. Rackets and balls are also available to hire for the day.
Find out more here.

Horse Riding

What better way to explore Cornwall then by horse. Take a group ride through the countryside on either a trek or a hack. Children, beginners and experienced riders all welcome.
Find out more here.


Make the most of being so close to the Atlantic Ocean and get in the water. Try a variety of different watersports incluiding surfing, kitesurfing, hand planing and SUP.

Surf schools:
Extreme Academy at Watergate Bay
King Surf School at Mawgan Porth

Want to stay in Newquay? Have a look at our luxury holiday properties in Newquay.

Browse our beach locations to find your favourite active spot, and keep an eye on our special offers page for discounted stays by the sea.

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