It’s very easy to come up with excuses for not joining the gym. Maybe you haven’t got time, or you don’t really need to, or the classic “I’ll do it next year”. All these, to a greater or lesser extent, are valid reasons not to join us here at Everyone Active. We have, however, put together 10 reasons why you should join an Everyone Active centre and take advantage of all our fantastic facilities.
These facilities and activities include the gym, as well as our huge range of group fitness classes, swimming facilities, climbing walls and so much more. But why, apart from giving yourself the opportunity to enjoy all these wonderful sports and activities, should you join us?
Well, there are plenty of reasons, but here we’ve condensed those down to the 10 most important. These include the mental well-being benefits of getting more active, the fact that we have over 190 centres located all over the country, the fantastic value for money that our membership options offer and a whole host of other reasons.
10 Reasons why you should Join Everyone Active
There are a wide variety of great reasons why you should join your local Everyone Active centre. Discover the best 10 reasons why you should join right here.
More than 190 Centres Nationwide
We here at Everyone Active are proud to be one of the largest leisure operators in the country. We currently operating more than 190 leisure centres across the country, meaning there’s sure to be a centre within easy reach of you.
Great Range of Superb Value Membership Options
Whether you’re a swimmer or a gymmer, if you prefer attending fitness classes, playing sports, whatever age you may be, whatever your budget may be, we’ve got the ideal membership for you.
From pay-as-you-go memberships that give you the ultimate in flexibility, to gym-only options, swim-only memberships and swimming lesson-only memberships, there really is something for everyone.
You can choose how you pay as well, with monthly, annual and the aforementioned pay-as-you-go options available. We also have concessionary rates for children, students, older people and those receiving certain benefits. The exact concessions available depends on which centre you attend.
Here at Everyone Active, we’re proud to supply our members with the best possible equipment. Our gyms are refurbished and refitted every few years to ensure they’re always kitted out with the latest equipment.
We also invest in our pools, with the very latest inflatables for our fun swimming sessions, making them as enjoyable as possible for the largest number of people. Many of our pools also include features such as movable floors and booms, making them incredibly flexible.
Meanwhile, we regularly update our sports halls and invest heavily in our climbing facilities, as well as our artificial and natural grass football and hockey pitches. We also have state-of-the-art group fitness studios, including dedicated group cycling rooms.
Astonishing Range of Activities Available
We’re called Everyone Active and that reflects our mission: to get everyone doing at least 30 minutes of activity, five times a week. But not everyone wants to get active in the same way. That’s why Everyone Active offers such a huge variety of activities.
Although the majority of our members do enjoy our swim and gym facilities, they’re not all we’re about. Our centres offer an enormous range of activities beyond the pool and the fitness suite. These include an extensive programme of group fitness classes, table tennis, volleyball, badminton and other sports in our sports halls.
There are also climbing facilities at several sites, as well as outdoor artificial pitches that are available for hire for a variety of sports, including hockey, football and basketball. Meanwhile, several centres also boast outdoor football pitches, athletics facilities, tennis courts and a whole lot more.
We also have a number of destination centres that offer really specific activities that you won’t find anywhere else. For example, we have a dry-slope skiing centre in Silksworth near Sunderland, as well as a Flow-Rider machine in Redcar, while Coral Reef Waterworld boasts a fantastic variety of water slides for the whole family to enjoy.
There’s also the Salt Hill Activity Centre in Slough that offers high ropes, caving, ten-pin bowling, trampolining and soft-play, as well as the Vivary Adventure Centre, where you’ll find climbing, abseiling, high ropes and a whole load more to enjoy. We also operate a number of golf courses and ice rinks all over the country.
Fantastic Online Support
Another one of the 10 reasons why you should join Everyone Active is that you get access to your very own online fitness profile. This allows you to track all your activities – either manually or via a specific connected device such as a smart watch or mobile app – and keep up to date with your progress. You can also make use of our extensive library of online workouts and training plans that will help you achieve your specific fitness goals – whatever they may be.
Another aspect of our digital offering is the fantastic array of member benefits that you can enjoy when you join us. There’s an enormous array of fantastic deals from top brands to enjoy as an exclusive part of your Everyone Active memberships. You don’t have to wait for the sales to come around, either. These deals are available all year round!
Award-Winning Swimming Lessons
Whatever your age or experience, Everyone Active’s multiple award-winning swimming lessons are perfect for you.
They’re designed for everyone and are open to anyone aged four months and up. We have a special 10-stage children’s swimming lessons programme that takes your child through everything from the very basics of swimming to honing technique and building speed and stamina.
Everyone Active also leads the way in adult swimming lessons, with dedicated sessions for those that want to improve their technique, speed and stamina to those who are starting right from the beginning. We also offer school holiday crash courses and one-to-one coaching too, as well as Rookie Lifeguard courses, diving coaching at certain centres and even water polo.
More than 30 Years of Experience
Everyone Active opened its first centre in 1987, making it the country’s longest-established leisure operator. Since those first baby steps, we’ve grown to be one of the biggest in the country too, with more than 190 centres in partnership with over 60 local authorities.
This experience and expertise makes us the ideal choice for anyone, regardless of their fitness level, what they want to achieve and which activities they want to take part in. In our more than three decades of working in the leisure industry, we’ve helped more than six million people on their fitness journey, so we’re sure to be able to help you.
Extensive Range of Group Fitness Classes Available
Here at Everyone Active, we have a huge range of group fitness classes that are ideal for everyone to enjoy. Regardless of whether you’re after a fun, intense Zumba class, a hardcore BODYPUMP session, or something a little gentler like Yoga or Pilates. We also have a number water-based Aqua classes, group cycling sessions and a variety of Les Mills classes including the virtual classes.
Passion for Getting People Active
It’s Everyone Active’s mission to get everyone doing at least half an hour of medium-intensity exercise, five times a week and it’s this that motivates everything we do. This is why we offer such a diverse range of activities, make sure our equipment is top-notch and ensure all our facilities are the best they can be.
This attitude is a key element of everything we do and it’s something that’s personified by every single colleague associated with the company. From the least experienced apprentice life guard right up to the board of directors and beyond, everything we do is done with that mission in mind.
So, know we’ve outlined 10 reasons why you should join Everyone Active, why not come and check out your local Everyone Active centre and discover how we can help you get active.