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With summer just around the corner, now is the time to get your fitness goals back on track at our friendly leisure centres across Chelmsford and South Woodham Ferrers.

  • Master lengths, learn to swim or make waves at our pools
  • Build a strong, healthy body in one of our gyms or classes
  • Try a new sport and meet new friends at our first class facilities

Reach your full potential or simply embrace the fulfilling fun of fitness and recreation. 

Gym, swim, stretch and play as you embrace your journey to health and wellness with us. Discover our facilities.

Our great value flexible memberships can be tailored to fit into your lifestyle, whether you’re looking for an early morning gym workout, group classes with friends, or family activities and fun.

Book a free trial and see for yourself what we have to offer…

Whatever your fitness level, age or ability, our great facilities are designed to help you achieve your personal health and fitness goals, with qualified staff available to support you every step of the way.

Book your free trial today.

Our friendly, personal approach makes a fitness club membership a really positive commitment and we are sure you will want to return to us again and again.

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Our all-inclusive Premium memberships allow you:

  • Unlimited use of our gym and fitness studios
  • Unlimited access to as many fitness classes as you like (including Les Mills classes during specified times)
  • Unlimited access to our swimming pools (during specified times)
  • Priority booking for our fitness classes via our website or mobile app (up to 10 days in advance!)
  • Free ongoing support from our fitness professionals to help you achieve your goals
  • Free parking

We offer a comprehensive induction process to our facilities, including a health check (with full body composition at selected sites), a personalised fitness programme, Wellness Gym Key and a fitness tracking mobile app! (at selected sites)

With four Leisure Centres across Chelmsford City Sports, you are sure to find the perfect centre to suit your lifestyle:

Our facilities across the Chelmsford City Sports network include:

  • three swimming pools, sensory splash zone and flume
  • state of the art Technogym equipment across four gyms 
  • large free-weight areas and functional training zones 
  • over 200 exercise classes per week, including virtual classes 
  • professional indoor and outdoor athletics facilities (Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre only)
  • ice rink (Riverside only)
  • creche (Riverside only) 
  • friendly and welcoming environment 
  • ongoing free support to achieve your goals 
  • free health checks and personalised programmes

All ages and abilities are welcome.

Like what you see? Join us today! (terms and conditions apply)

Great value monthly memberships

Become a Wellness Anytime Monthly Member with no joining fee and benefit from the flexibility and peace of mind that your workout can suit your lifestyle.

Multi-site or centre specific premium memberships

Our fantastic value multi-site and centre specific memberships offer unlimited use of the gym, swimming pool, fitness classes and ice rink subject to availability.

As a Premium Member priority booking is available via the website or mobile app. There is also free parking available at each centre for our Premium Members.

  • Wellness Anytime: unlimited use of the fantastic facilities at any time (Riverside Leisure Centre, Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre, South Woodham Ferrers Leisure Centre and Dovedale Sports Centre)
  • Wellness Off Peak: unlimited access of our Leisure Centre facilities during off peak hours (Riverside Leisure Centre, Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre and South Woodham Ferrers Leisure Centre only)
  • Corporate memberships: let us help get your team leading healthy and active lifestyles with bespoke packages available for your company.
  • Kids, young adult, and family memberships are also available. Contact us for more information.
  • For over 18s only.
  • It is essential that you book your trial with us first.
  • Use of facilities is subject to availability.
  • No obligation to join.
  • Trial subject to satisfactory completion of medical questionnaire.
  • You must not have used the centre in the last six months to qualify for a free trial.

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