Welcome to War Memorial Park

A mostly flat landscape, with a couple of hills to get the heart racing, War Memorial Park is a good sized area that hosts a varied BMF timetable, from boxing and sandbags to running clubs. No two sessions will be the same, serious fun guaranteed!


Matt Turnell

Park Manager

Matt Turnell

Matt spent 11 years as an Army Physical Training Instructor, during which time he participated in various sports whilst in the Army including boxing, athletics, rugby, and the tug of war. He worked in various countries including Cyprus, Germany, Bosnia, and Norway. His last Army posting was at ATR Lichfield where he worked for 3 years in the Recruit Selection Centre and 3 years in the ATR training recruits. Matt prides himself on being friendly and approachable. His aim is to conduct fun based sessions for all ability groups. He gets a real sense of achievement “in helping other members to improve their personnel fitness, and seeing members working together as a team.”

Class Times

Class Type Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Beginner Session --- --- --- --- --- 09:00 ---
Military Fitness 18:30 18:00
18:30 19:00 --- 09:00 ---
Running Club 18:30 --- --- --- --- --- ---
Military Fitness 18:30
Running Club 18:30
Military Fitness 18:00
Military Fitness 18:30
Military Fitness 19:00
No classes
Beginner Session 09:00
Military Fitness 09:00
No classes

Meeting Point

The meeting point is the 'park and ride' off the Kenilworth Road A429.

Postcode for your Sat nav: CV3 6PT - this is as close to the meeting point that we can get so please use the map as well.

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