Thank you!


I just wanted to say ‘Thank you’ to you all for your good wishes and cards before my hip replacement op tomorrow.

Things to do
Some class members are planning to get together to go for a walk on Monday mornings at 9.30 am meeting outside Tesco’s Extra in Leyland – feel free to join them.
South Ribble has free guided rambles for info go to Guided Rambles – South Ribble Borough Council.
Cuerden Valley has Health Walks on Tuesdays and Thursdays Health Walks – Cuerden Valley Park

Schedule for classes during my absence
Please keep using the booking system as usual for the classes with cover teachers.

Zumba Gold at Primrose Gardens does not stop and will continue with a wonderful cover teacher called Jason.

Wednesday classes at Prospect House will start again with cover teachers Lucy and Fiona on Wednesday 13 March.

Chairfit at St Mary’s Community Centre will stop on Thursday 22 February and start again on Thursday 14 March.

Seated Pilates at Prospect House will stop on Monday 19 February and start again on Monday 18 March

I will try to get the full timetable back as quickly as possible – I will keep you posted.

Videos for you on (45) Do Fitness – YouTube
I have put some more Zumba dances on YouTube (45) Do Fitness – YouTube, there is a Pilates class Pilates for regular class members of Do Fitness in Leyland (, there is a relaxation Relaxation to Spirits of the Mountain-Midori ( and a few chair-based videos Introduction to Chairfit. ( and scroll through for more chair-based.

The Miracle Cure- Exercise
There is a really good series on Radio 4 – really motivating!
BBC Radio 4 – A Thorough Examination with Drs Chris and Xand, Series 3: Exercise, S3. Ep 1 – The Miracle Cure

Private Facebook group for Do Fitness class members
If you are a Facebook user please join our private group so we can keep in touch with each other  
Do Fitness videos
This is the link to all the videos you can use any time Do Fitness Videos – Do Fitness with Diane Oakden and you can make your own playlist of your favourites.
Christine T. is still collecting used stamps for RNIB to help raise funds for people who are affected by sight loss. If you bring them into class I will forward them to her. RNIB – See differently   Thank you Christine for doing this and thank you for everyone who has brought stamps into class!

All classes can be booked through Gymcatch onBook a class – Do Fitness with Diane Oakden

Mondays from 18 March
12.30pm Seated Pilates  Prospect House Sandy Lane

Tuesdays    as normal
1.30pm Zumba Gold              Primrose Gardens Fleet Street Chorley

Wednesday from 13 March
9.30am Zumba             Prospect House Sandy Lane
10.30am Pilates           Prospect House Sandy Lane
11.30am Chairfit           Prospect House Sandy Lane
Thursdays from 14 March
11.15am Chairfit            St.Mary’s Community Centre