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Colchester Gym

Essex Sport Colchester Gym

Our gym is designed to inspire and motivate you to get fit and healthy. With 160 fitness stations in a light, spacious and fully conditioned environment, and our friendly fitness team on-hand, you have everything you need to reach your fitness goals.

Regular exercise carries many physical and mental health benefits. Going to the gym and combining cardiovascular and strength training exercise can help you to stay fit, control weight, reduce stress, improve your brain power, sleep better, and may reduce your risk of developing some types of disease.

Become a member

Our student, staff and community memberships support you for a healthier lifestyle.

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With 160 state-of-the-art fitness stations and over 300 fitness classes every month at Colchester, there truly is something for everyone. Many of the cardio machines come with TVs and audio systems, so you can watch your favourite shows or listen to your music player whilst you work out!

Before you can access the fitness centres, all users must first watch the induction video below to ensure you know how to use the equipment safely and correctly. 


Opening times

Gym and Active Campus sessions

Membership Monday to Friday Weekends
Off-peak 6.30am to 3pm 8am to 10pm
Peak 6.30am to 11pm 8am to 10pm
Plus points
  • 160 fitness stations
  • Light, spacious and air conditioned environment
  • Onsite parking
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