The Armoury Sports Centre has been fully refurbished, in 2011, and now boasts two fully-equipped Gyms, a Spin Studio, Squash Court, Main Hall, Members’ Area and two Meeting Rooms.
Our mixed gym has twelve Resistance Machines and sixteen Cardiovascular Stations, as well as a Free Weights area with a Smith Machine, Cable Crossover, Bench Press, Incline and Decline Press and a full range of dumbbell weights up to 50kg. Our equipment is top of the range Life Fitness and Pulse equipment.
The Women’s Only Gym is available only to female gym users, and has eight Cardiovascular Stations, and eight Resistance Machines, as well as an abdominals area with mats, swiss ball and medicine balls. Our Pulse and Life Fitness exercise machines are modern, reliable and specifically designed to provide an effective and efficient workout, and both of our gyms are spacious providing a clean, comfortable, pleasant environment for exercise.
Our Squash Court can be hired for 40 minute slots, and we can also hire out squash rackets. Alternatively, the squash court can be used for table tennis. The fitness centre also includes a Spin Studio with top of the range Star Trac spin bikes and a spacious main hall with a sprung floor for our wide range of fitness classes and sessions. Our newly refurbished changing rooms are equipped with showers and lockers.
Members can relax and socialise pre or post-workout in our comfortable Members’ Area, which has a television and pool table.
The Armoury also has meeting rooms available to hire. The room can seat up to 20 people, and can be hired by local businesses, groups or charities for meetings, training sessions and seminars. Refreshments can be provided if required, and a projector is available to use in the meeting room.
The fitness centre is open Monday to Saturday, with the opening hours as follows.
Monday - Thursday from 8.30am - 10.00pm
Friday - 8.30am - 8.30pm
Saturday - 9.00am - 1.00pm
Sunday - CLOSED