Cycling to the gym is a great way to get there while saving time by fitting in some extra cardiovascular exercise or a providing a warm up depending on your distance and intensity. Some cycle hire places offer a collection service and some gyms offer cycle hire. Try and remember to save a bit of energy for the ride home or get a taxi that can accommodate your bike. Some of the best gyms in the UK are great to cycle to:
Virgin Active, Repton Park
Virgin gyms are famous for their high end equipment, their stunning pools and their up to date fitness classes. If you’re looking for a place that will offer one of the latest up and coming fitness trend classes then VIrgin Active is a good choice.
Varsity Hotel and Spa, Cambridge
Designed by Jasper Conran and famous for it’s celebrity guests. A great place to cycle to if you’re wanting to do some celeb spotting or admire the interior design.
One Spa, Edinburgh
Attracts the rich and famous due to it’s classy interiors and high end equipment. What makes this gym so spectacular is the outdoor rooftop hydropool.
Matfen Hall, Hexham
The fitness suite at the Matfen Hall Hotel offers the latest technology equipment, a core-focused room as well as an onsite spa.
The Cube, Birmingham
This gym gives an urban feel to it thanks to its design from graffiti4hire. Despite the urban decor the gym offers up to the date equipment.
Virgin Active, Aldersgate
With anti-gravity yoga, a disco lit swimming pool and a rotating climbing wall this gym offers some of the latest trends available.
Mercure Kidderminster Hotel, Bewdley
A fully equipped gym with a 25m pool and a spa on site at this hotel. A sauna, steam room and beauty treatments are on offer.
Compass Health and Fitness, Filey
This is not only a gym but offers classes, bootcamps, programmes and a running club. The programmes offer support and an education on health.
New Body, Weymouth
The benefits of this gym are that personal training and classes can be included in the membership for a low price.
Ambleside Salutation Health Club and Spa, Lake District
A membership at this gym includes four yearly sessions with the onsite personal trailer. There is also a sauna, swimming pool and outdoor fountain spa for some much needed relaxation after a workout.