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Find your festive fit: Join any of our four leisure centres for just £20 and get the rest of this year for FREE!

As life gears up for the fun and busy festive season, now is the time to make that commitment to a positive change this Christmas.

Results don’t just happen, so put the fun back into fitness and leisure and treat yourself! Find Your Festive Fit this season and enjoy the rest of the year free with the support of our team at Chelmsford City Sports.

Step into a healthy routine and achieve your fitness goals at one of our four local Leisure Centres across Chelmsford and South Woodham Ferrers.

Claim this fantastic offer and take the first step on your fitness journey with us; find your festive fit today.

Participate in a variety of different sports, activities and classes of your choosing, in an environment where you can successfully meet your own health and fitness goals!

You will know where you stand with our great value Premium Memberships which come with a wealth of benefits for a fixed monthly price.

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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.
  • Offer is valid from 1 November to 17 December 2023 inclusive
  • Offer is valid on all adult memberships, including young adult, for new monthly members only.
  • Offer excludes wellness kids memberships.
  • All memberships are subject to a minimum 6 month commitment period
  • The first Direct Debit payment will be taken on 1 January 2024

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