Fitness Studio

Portland Centre has a large fitness studio on the first floor

The fitness studio has full length mirrors running its length and a sound system. This allows teachers to put on some fun and energising or relaxing music for their classes. Get fit, meet new people and make friends through one of our exciting classes.

We add new courses throughout the year so keep checking for updates.

To book your place on a class call 0115 859 9968.

Fitness StudioPrice
Aerobics/Fitness Class£4.00
Studio Hire£27.50 per hour

Studio Timetable - daytime classes

07:00
08:00
09:00
10:00
11:00
12:00
13:00
14:00
Monday
Monday
Kettlecise
09:30 - 10:15
Joe
Kettlecise

The class purely uses kettlebells and focus on an all over body workout, excellent for your core strength and general fitness, be prepared to ache after trying this new piece of weighted equipment. Mix it up!

Mandy's Movers
11:00 - 12:00
Gentle Weighted Exercise Class in Water
Mandy's Movers
11:00 - 12:00

Tuesday
Tuesday
Boogie Bounce
10:00 - 11:00
Boogie Bounce
10:00 - 11:00

Join Pip's frogsquad with this low impact class that focuses on improving balance and will help you burn 400-600 calories per class. THIS CLASS IS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR MEMBERSHIPS AND SO A FEE WILL BE CHARGEABLE. Please visit https://bookwhen.com/boogiebouncewithpip to book.

Zumba Gold
11:15 - 12:00
Kathy
Zumba Gold

Zumba is a great fun-filled based fitness class that uses a fusion of Latin and International rhythms with easy-to-follow moves.
Burn those calories off with a smile on your face.

Wednesday
Wednesday
BTT
09:30 - 10:15
Gym Staff
BTT

BTT is a 30 minute workout targeting Bums, Tums and Thighs.

Thursday
Thursday
Saturday
Saturday
Yoga
09:15 - 10:15
Hannah
Yoga
09:15 - 10:15

This class is designed to relax and de-stress. It uses flowing movements & postures to sculpt the body and increase flexibility. A great class to relax in after a stressful day at work.

Sunday
Sunday
Circuits
10:00 - 10:45
Gym staff
Circuits

This class will help conditioning your whole body using resistance training and cardio exercises. It targets muscular endurance and is great for losing weight and toning up, the class is designed using stations around the room with a time period on each station before moving onto the next exercise station.

Studio Timetable - evening classes

16:15
16:45
17:15
17:45
18:15
18:45
19:15
19:45
20:15
20:45
21:15
21:45
Monday
Monday
Yoga
17:25 - 18:25
Pam
Yoga
17:25 - 18:25
Pam

Uplifting and empowering yoga in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere! Class is suitable for all levels

Run Club
18:00 - 18:20
Rebel Runners
Run Club

The meeting place used by the Rebel Runners running club where each monday evening run starts and ends from

Aerobic Attack
18:30 - 19:30
Julie
Aerobic Attack
18:30 - 19:30
Julie

This class focuses on cardiovascular fitness and muscular strength and endurance by offering a challenging aerobic workout, great for calorie burning and improving fitness.

BTT
10:00 - 10:30
Gym staff
BTT
10:00 - 10:30

Tuesday
Tuesday
Boxing
18:00 - 19:00
Baz
Boxing
18:00 - 19:00
Baz

Boxing is a session for all ages and abilities. It involves the use of pad and bag work as well as a fitness workout including activities such as skipping, jogging and toning exercises.

This class is in our Ancillary Hall.

Core 30
18:00 - 18:30
Joe
Core 30
18:00 - 18:30

A 30 minute freestyle class targeting your core, front, back and sides for a complete abdominal workout.

Funky BTT
18:30 - 19:15
Julie
Funky BTT
18:30 - 19:15
Julie

Kettlecise
18:45 - 19:30
Joe
Kettlecise
18:45 - 19:30
Joe

The class purely uses kettlebells and focus on an all over body workout, excellent for your core strength and general fitness, be prepared to ache after trying this new piece of weighted equipment. Mix it up!

Aquafit
20:45 - 21:30
Julie
Aquafit
20:45 - 21:30
Julie

THIS CLASS HAPPENS IN OUR POOL

Zumba
11:15 - 12:00
Kathy
Zumba
11:15 - 12:00
Kathy

Wednesday
Wednesday
Core 30
17:30 - 18:00
Gym Staff
Core 30
17:30 - 18:00

A 30 minute freestyle class targeting your core, front, back and sides for a complete abdominal workout.

PHIIT
18:00 - 18:45
Phil
PHIIT
18:00 - 18:45
Phil

A High Intensity Interval Training class aimed at all fitness levels, if you’re looking to burn off some extra body fat, build some lean muscle or simply improve your fitness then this class ticks all the boxes. Get ready to sweat!

Tai Chi
19:00 - 20:00
Patricia
Tai Chi
19:00 - 20:00
Patricia

Tai Chi is truly an amazing exercise system suitable for people of all ages and all levels of physical abilities. Some of the benefits linked to Tai Chi are; improves lower back pain, helps to alleviate stress and combat depression, increases muscle strength and improved flexibility

BTT
09:30 - 10:15
Helena
BTT
09:30 - 10:15
Helena

Thursday
Thursday
Zumba Kids
16:30 - 17:15
Meegan
Zumba Kids
16:30 - 17:15
Meegan

A Zumba class aimed at children. THIS CLASS IS NOT INCLUDED IN ANY MEMBERSHIP AND SO A FEE WILL BE CHARGEABLE

Zumba
17:45 - 18:30
Meegan
Zumba
17:45 - 18:30
Meegan

Zumba is a great fun-filled based fitness class that uses a fusion of Latin and International rhythms with easy-to-follow moves.

Burn those calories off with a smile on your face.

Boxing
18:00 - 19:30
Baz
Boxing
18:00 - 19:30
Baz

Boxing is a session for all ages and abilities. It involves the use of pad and bag work as well as a fitness workout including activities such as skipping, jogging and toning exercises.

This class is in our Ancillary Hall.

Pump Fit
18:30 - 19:30
Julie
Pump Fit
18:30 - 19:30
Julie

This class targets all major muscle groups using a mixture of hand weights and bar weighted exercises, excellent for improving general fitness and an all over body tone. A fab all over body workout.

Boogie Bounce
19:30 - 20:30
Pip
Boogie Bounce
19:30 - 20:30
Pip

Join Pip's frogsquad with this low impact class that focuses on improving balance and will help you burn 400-600 calories per class. THIS CLASS IS NOT INCLUDED IN OUR MEMBERSHIPS AND SO A FEE WILL BE CHARGEABLE. Please visit https://bookwhen.com/boogiebouncewithpip to book.

AB Blast
10:00 - 10:30
Gym staff
AB Blast
10:00 - 10:30

Friday
Friday
Circuits
18:00 - 19:00
Gym Staff
Circuits
18:00 - 19:00
Gym Staff

Circuits will help condition your whole body using resistance training and cardio exercises. It targets muscular endurance and is great for losing weight and toning up. Circuits is designed using stations around the room with a time period on each station before moving onto the next exercise station.

Group Exercise & Studio Etiquette

To ensure we offer a consistent quality of service we would ask all customers kindly to adhere to our group exercise and studio etiquette:

  • Please do not enter the class until the current class has finished
  • Please be on time. If you are more than 5 minutes late and the warm up has ended, you will not be allowed entry
  • If you are new to the class, please speak with instructor prior to the start of the class to gain insight on the format so they can give you some helpful tips
  • From January 2018 all classes will be bookable up to a week in advance, this can be done at reception or by calling up over the phone and booking your space
  • If you pre-book and do not attend the class, you will be given a strike. If you receive 3 strikes within a 5 week period you will not be able to pre book a class for the following 2 weeks
  • Water must be brought to the class in an unbreakable bottle, please ensure this is filled before the class, the instructor will give you breaks during the class to refill this
  • Under NO circumstances are the following footwear acceptable; flip flops, sandals, jeans or work boots
  • Appropriate attire must be worn. Trainers are requires for all classes accept Pilates/ yoga
  • Please save conversions/ discussions between other class participants until the end of the class, talking in a class may distract the instructor and other customers trying to follow instruction.
  • We recommend you bring a towel
  • All equipment should be returned to the correct storage area once the class has finished
  • Please place litter in the bin provided
  • If your health changes, please advise the instructor who will be able to offer you alternative exercises
  • Only children aged 8 and up may attend the boxing class on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
  • If a class has been cancelled and you are already booked onto it, we will make every effort to contact you, unless you have requested otherwise.

Failure to respect and adhere to our etiquette may result in you being asked to leave the class/facility. Many thanks for your cooperation.

Updated 26/7/18