£30,000 outdoor gym opens at Highbridge's Apex Park
new £30,000 outdoor gym has opened at Highbridge's Apex Park
state-of-the-art outdoor gym, which is open to all at no charge,
is being funded from £30,000 of community funds from local
housing developers as
part of 'RLT2' and 'RLT3' developer contributions held by Sedgemoor
modern gym includes a cross trainer, arm pull down, shoulder press,
spinning bike, chest press, seated rower, dips and leg raise unit,
leg press and sit-up bench, plus space for warming up and cooling
project has also introduced a new link path created near to the
existing play facilities together with the gym equipment installed
All of the new gym equipment features QR codes that allow users
to see instructional videos when scanned using smartphones.
District Council spokeswoman Sam Taylor told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"At a time when people are struggling to find money for gym
fees or sporting activities this is a great way to get or stay healthy
without having to spend a single penny."
District Council would like to thank The Friends of Apex Park and
residents for working with us to support this fantastic project."