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Gym and fitness classes

Fitness classes

Group classes

Freestyle fitness yoga, cycle fit, pilates, Insanity®, boot camp, DanceXtreme®, you name it! It all happens in our fitness classes. Come and join in.

Gym facilities in Colchester

Our gym and fitness studios at our Colchester Campus offer excellent facilities for students, staff and members of the public. Our memberships offer fantastic flexibility and value for money.

Gym facilities in Southend

In Southend we have an exclusive arrangement with Rush Fitness, where our students and staff benefit from a great membership discount.

Gym facilities in Loughton

Just 20 minutes walk from the campus is the Loughton Leisure Centre just off the town’s main shopping area. This public sports centre has a main and teaching swimming pool, fitness suite and exercise classes.

Contact us

Contact us

We're here to help you make the most of our facilities. So contact us if you want to book pitches, courts or fitness classes, or if you have any questions about our memberships and facilities.

Essex Sport App

Have our world-class sporting facilities in your pocket, book your favourite fitness class or active session all on the go! Download the Essex Sport App today - available in the App Store and Google Play.

Make a booking

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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.


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Our memberships offer excellent value, giving you access to our gym, fitness classes and sports facilities.