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Fitness classes

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Our online booking facility for is available for all Essex Sport members. You can book fitness classes, badminton, squash, tennis courts and more.

Our fitness classes are designed to inspire and motivate you. From freestyle fitness yoga to cycle fit and DanceXtreme to Pilates, there's a fitness class for everyone. Our activity studios are light, spacious and offer a fully air conditioned environment.

All our classes are included at no extra cost with an Essex Sport gold membership, and classes before 3pm are included with a silver membership.

To book a class you can use our online booking facility or contact the Sport Centre reception.

Please contact us if you are unable to attend a class for which you have booked. This should be done at least one hour before the start of the class. Failure to do this could result in a debt on your account.

Colchester classes


  • About the classes


    • Classes are suitable for all levels of ability unless specified otherwise.
    • Please inform the instructor of any health concerns or medical conditions at the start of the session.
    • Please ensure you arrive promptly. Once the class has started latecomers cannot join in.

  • Cancellation of classes

    Occasionally the Sports Centre has to cancel classes at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances. If this happens, you will be informed by reception at the earliest opportunity.

  • Fitness class fees

    If you have a silver membership and would like to attend peak time classes, or if you have a bronze membership or are a non-member that would like to attend any of our fitness classes, the following fees apply.

    • £5.50 Public
    • £5.00 Concession
    • £4.50 Staff
    • £3.50 Student
    • £2.75 Junior

    All fitness classes are included in gold memberships at no extra charge.