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Gym/Health Club

Indoor centre for exercise.

An Overview of Gym/Health Club

A gym is an indoor centre for exercise that normally contains a combination of cardiovascular machines and weights machines. The cardiovascular machines often include indoor rowing machines, stationary exercise bikes, elliptical trainers and treadmills. The weights area of gym normally consists of both free weight and exercise machines.

Most gyms will also offer group exercise classes ran by certified fitness instructors.

Benefits

Attend a gym/health club can help you to expend calories, build muscle and increase cardiovascular fitness. The benefits you gain from the gym depend on what exercise you perform and how hard you work.

Costs

Gyms vary alot in price from £10.99 a month to £75 a month.

Involvement

Search for a Gym/Fitness Centre or Leisure Centre using our Get Active Search Engine.

Equipment

To attend the gym suitable footwear should be worn for support, particularly when using high impact machines such as the treadmill.

Find Gym/Health Club Activities Near You

Use the search below to find local activities near you.

Ferndown Leisure Centre

A leisure centre catering for all ages and abilities

Pelhams

Serving the North Bournemouth area with two pools, a sanarium, large gym, aerobic studios, spin studio, Feelgood Factory and Terrace café. A great choice of classes and activities.

Jurassic Coast Raptors

Jurassic Coast Raptors is an American Football team registered to BAFA. We play League Games between April and September and are based in the Dorchester/ Weymouth area of Dorset. We also promote sport locally through our coaching and recruitment programs

Rabble Bournemouth

A Rabble session is an hour of outdoor immersive team games. Each game disguises high intensity intervals within the games, giving you an effective all-body workout that's fun & social.

There are hundreds of games to try out, and they allow people of

Littledown

Set in 47 acres of parkland, with its own high ropes adventure complex, Littledown provides everything to encourage people of all ages and abilities to get active. It’s got some of the best gym, swimming and football facilities in the country.

BRS Coaching Academy

At BRS it is our goal to inspire the next generation of young athletes, of all abilities. Using our PPA sessions in schools, football centres and Multi-sports holiday camps to encourage a healthy, positive lifestyle & most importantly nurturing a desire f

Stokewood Leisure Centre

The Quest-accredited Stokewood Leisure Centre is our community centre in the Winton/Charminster area of Bournemouth. It includes a pool, sauna and over 60 weekly fitness classes, a spin studio and gym.

BH Live

BH Live is the south coast’s leading operator of leisure and event venues; a social enterprise that designs and builds engaging experiences to inspire people and enrich lives.

Otago

Otago

Falls Prevention class

COPD

COPD

A regular class for those who have COPD, helping to keep you fit and live your life