ACTIVITY AREAS

THE GYM

Get fit like a pro athlete in our state-of-the-art fitness suite, available to all members for personal training and open gym sessions.

FIGHT CLUB

Our dedicated boxing and martial arts gym hosts sessions including Judo, Taekwondo and of course firm favourites like boxing.

GIRLS ROOM

Working to promote female participation at the Youth Zone, the girls Room offers a positive environment for young girls attending WYZ, jump into our confidence-building sessions or try out our brand new salon zone – with hair and beauty sessions!

ART, FASHION AND DESIGN

A mecca for our creative members, with a range of planned activities on every single day from printmaking to sewing – there’s tons to get involved in.

MUSIC AND MEDIA

A great space for young people to get their creative juices flowing, offering music lessons and the chance to record and perform their very own music!

SKATE PARK

Our state-of-the-art outdoor Skate Park is open to all members and hosts regular tournaments and open sessions for scooters and bikes, whether you’re a skate pro wanting to show off your skills or fancy giving it a try for the very first time.

HUB OF WYZ

At the heart of Wigan Youth Zone is our Rec area, open to everyone and jam-packed with fun activities, theme night and something different every day of week!

OUTDOOR PITCHES

Our fantastic floodlit pitches are a hive of sporting activity, enjoy a kick about, fun challenges, take part in a training session or join one of the competitive leagues, all here at Wigan Youth Zone.

ENTERPRISE AND EMPLOYABILITY

Thinking about what career to go into? Or would you like to add some skills to your CV? The Enterprise and Employability room offers members valuable life skills and has even launched some young entrepreneurs with our Enterprise programme.

CLIMBING AND OUTDOOR ADVENTURE

Open 6 days a week, our 10-metre climbing wall is the biggest in the Youth Zone network and a great place to start a new hobby or develop your skills with the national indoor climbing wall team.

DANCE AND PERFORMANCE ARTS

For all our budding performers, the dance and performing arts team host sessions with everything from street dance to annual performances in front of live audiences.

SPORTS HALL

With a massive range of sports on every day of the week, jump into Sports Hall sessions including basketball, dodgeball, badminton and much, much more..

OUTREACH

The youth zone is open to young people from Wigan and beyond, the main aim of our Outreach team is to make the facility accessible for everyone – offering free bus services to those who want to travel into the youth zone and get involved.

  • Flogert Cera, 16

    WHY WIGAN YZ?


    “I love my time at Wigan Youth Zone, I’ve gained loads of confidence and thank all the youth work staff for their help!”
    Sabrina, 13
  • Stephanie, 16

    WHY WIGAN YZ?


      “I love coming to Wigan Youth Zone, joining in activities and to get out the house – I’ve met tons of new friends”
    Stephanie, 16
  • Adam, 23

    WHY WIGAN YZ?


    “Since attending the Youth Zone, I’ve become more confident, made new friends and even got a job through the employability course!”
    Adam, 23
  • Danny, 11

    WHY WIGAN YZ?


      “I love the Youth Zone especially the Skate Park. My confidence has grown so much that now I even enter tournaments!”
    Danny, 11
  • Nathan, 18

    WHY WIGAN YZ?


      “The Gym at Wigan Youth Zone has had an important impact on my life – making me stronger, fitter and healthier.”
    Nathan, 18