Frequently Asked Questions

My First Visit

Frequently asked questions about your first visit

What if I need help while I'm in the Gym?

We have instructors available at specific times to offer inductions to the gym equipment.  Alternatively we have Personal Trainers who can assist with your goals and targets

Will I be shown how to use the equipment?

Yes, we provide a free induction given by a qualified trainer. You will be given an overview of the gym and the equipment. You can book this induction session when you join or on your first visit to the club.

Will personal training be available?

Yes, this is available at an additional cost. Details of all our personal trainers can be found at reception.


Frequently asked questions about being a member of the Gym

How old do I need to be to join the Gym?

You need to be at least 16 to join the gym.

Can I trial the Gym before joining?

We allow non members to try the facilities for a guests fee of £10.  If you decide to join after your day pass, we will refund this from the cost of joining.

Can I freeze my membership?

Yes! You can freeze your membership for up to 3 months! Please contact reception for details.

Can I get a student discount?

We offer various memberships, please contact the club directly for more information.

Do you have a Corporate or Team Membership Schemes?

Yes we do, we can always do something to make your workforce/team a healthier one! We require a minimum of 10 people from any association to enter into the scheme. Please see your local clubs sales manager to discuss this.

Does Abbey Sports offer classes?

Yes we do! We offer a wide variety of classes from aerobics to zumba, all of which are included in membership.

When I join will I be issued with an Abbey Sports membership card?

Yes, this will be issued to you on your first visit to the club.

Facilities & Equipment

Frequently asked questions about our facilities

Are there changing facilities at Abbey Sports & Leisure Club?

Yes we provide comfortable changing facilities which include showers, toilets, hairdryers and plug sockets (for those who like to bring their own).

Are there lockers?

Yes! Lockers are located in the changing rooms and are only to be used for the duration of your training session. You will be given a free padlock to keep upon joining.

Does the facility include sauna, steam, spa and pool?

Yes our wet area includes all of the above!

Do you provide parking at The Gym?

Yes, there is free ample parking on site.

I have children – do you have any facilities for them?

We do! We offer children’s swim time Saturday and Sunday where you can bring the kids free of charge between the hours of 10am and 2pm!  We also offer various childrens activities during half term and school holidays


Frequently asked questions about the security

Is there CCTV at the Gym?

The gym has CCTV coverage in most areas of the club.

Is the the gym website secure?

Yes, the membership application form on the website is secure. Any details will be fully encrypted and your personal and banking details will be kept private.

Any Question

If you still have any doubt, contact us.