Become a member

We fit you... flex your gym, not your plans

Life’s complicated enough without wrestling with schedules just to fit in a workout. And with our gyms, you’ll never have to.

  • Class fully booked? Try a different class or centre
  • Family ties after work? Squeeze in a spin at lunch
  • Missing your mates? Catch up with friends in a class
  • Short on time? Express classes and expert advice get results quicker

There’s loads on offer with 450 weekly fitness classes, 15 centres and 10 swimming pools at your service. No joining fee. No time restrictions. Just come and go when it suits you:

A membership gives you:

  • More access - unlimited free classes, swim and gym in any of our 15 centres
  • More priority - book classes 14 days in advance
  • More expertise - induction session and advice from our staff who can create a personalised fitness plan to suit you
  • Move flexibility - choose a short term or 12 month package
  • More value - the biggest range of activities and facilities in Northumberland

Join online today or come into one of our centres to join. 

Membership options:

How much will a membership save you?

Pay as you go Membership
1 x swim £4.00 Unlimited swim
1 x gym session £7.00 Unlimited gym sessions
1 x fitness class £5.60  Unlimited classes
Costs £16.60 per week        Approximately £8 per week*      

*Based on an adult's 12-month contract, terms apply.

Adult memberships

Both options give you access to:

  • 15 gyms
  • 10 swimming pools
  • 450 weekly fitness classes

Join online today or come into one of our centres to join. 

Single site direct debit fitness memberships

We offer a range of single site memberships at some of our facilities where sites either have limited opening hours or facilities, or have had limited investment over the last few years. Prices are different because each site is different. 
Centre Price per month  
Druridge Bay Fitness Centre (gym only) £24 (3 month flexi) £20 (12 month contract)
Sporting Club Blyth (gym and classes) £24.00  
Sporting Club Cramlington (gym and classes) £24.00  
Sporting Club Bedlington (gym only) £24.00 (3 month flexi) £20 (12 month contract)
Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre (gym and classes) £24.00  
*please note that these sites do not have swimming pools.

For more information or to purchase a fitness membership, please contact reception at one of the centres. We will also be delighted to arrange a show around of the facilities so that you can see what we have to offer.  


NEW Stay Active Membership for those aged 65 and over!

We all know that as you get older it is incredibly important to keep physically active in order to keep healthy. Evidence shows that by taking part in regular exercise you have a lower risk of heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, depression and dementia. Taking part in activities based in a leisure centre also helps to widen your social connections and can improve confidence and wellbeing.

With this in mind, we have introduced a brand new Stay Active Membership designed for those aged 65 and over!

What does the membership include?

Our great value Stay Active membership includes:
  • Unlimited access to 15 gyms, 10 swimming pools and over 450 fitness classes
  • Classes to suit all tastes and fitness levels from aerobics to yoga to aquafit!
  • Highly qualified and friendly instructors
  • Cafes and libraries in many of our centres
  • The option to pay on a monthly basis or as a one off annual fee
How much will it cost?

You can pay monthly or annually for a Stay Active membership 
 
  Monthly direct debit Annual fee
Gym, classes and swimming
(Unlimited access at all our centres)
£26 £312

How do I join?

Sign up is easy and straightforward - you can join by either:
  • Calling in to reception at any of our 15 Active Northumberland centres.
  • Clicking HERE to join online
  • Accessing our Active Northumberland app and clicking on the Join Online icon. You can find out further information about how to download our FREE app by clicking HERE.


Discounted membership for young adults aged between 14 and 21

At just £26 a month, this deal is amazing value!

For one monthly fee you get:
  • access to the gym at 15 centres
  • unlimited access to general swim sessions
  • access to over 450 weekly fitness classes*
  • induction session and advice from our staff who can create a personalised fitness plan to suit you
  • specialist fitness classes and gym sessions (for those under 16)*
*Please note that 14 and 15-year-olds cannot attend a repetitive, weight-based class. If you are unsure, please contact your centre. You must be 16 or over to attend fitness classes and the gym unsupervised. However, we do offer specialist classes for 14 and 15-year-olds to attend without adult supervision which you can find here.

Join online today or come into one of our centres to join. 

 

Concession memberships

Concessionary memberships are a great way to pay one price for a range of lesiure facilities. At just £26 a month, this deal is amazing value!

For one monthly fee you get:
  • unlimited access to the gym at 15 centres
  • unlimited access to general swim sessions
  • access to over 450 weekly fitness classes
  • induction session and advice from our staff who can create a personalised fitness plan to suit you
  • specialist fitness classes and gym sessions (for those under 16)
You qualify for one of these memberships if you receive any of the following:
  • job seekers allowance
  • severe disablement allowance
  • housing benefit/ employment support allowance
  • attendance allowance
  • incapactiy benefit/ employment support allowance
  • carer's allowance
  • disability living allowance or personal independence payment
  • housing benefit/ council tax support
Proof of circumstances is required every three months.

Join online today or come into one of our centres to join. 

 

Pay as you go prices

Fair prices across the County

Gym £7.00
Fitness class £5.60
Swim £4.00

 

Pay as you go - under 18 and concession prices

please note that these prices only apply to pay as you go activities:
 
Gym £3.50
Fitness class £3.50
Swim £2.00
Inflatable session £3.00
Under 4 swim FREE

Concessions are available to those who receive:
  • Job Seekers Allowance
  • Housing benefit
  • Severe Disablement Allowance
  • Housing benefit/ employment support allowance
  • Attendance allowance
  • Incapacity benefit/ employment support allowance
  • Income support/ pension credit guarantee
  • Carer's allowance
  • Disability living allowance or personal independence payment
  • Housing benefit/ council tax support

Members’ exclusive - five steps to fitness

What's the fastest way to lose weight, tone up or build muscle? It's hard to figure out on your own, because everyone's different. Why not save yourself the time and trouble and let us help you get there?

Sign up today and our staff will start you on the five steps to fitness plan. You’ll get the latest fitness advice and a tailored training programme to make the most of your time, talk to a member of our staff to find out more.