Lifewise Gym And Sports Hall

Lifewise Gym


The Lifewise Gymnasium benefited from a complete refurbishment/upgrade early in 2017 and now forms a key part of the YMCA’s drive and desire to promote a healthier lifestyle for ALL.

The gym offers excellent facilities at an affordable price with various membership choices and a pay-as-you-go option.


• Fully air-conditioned
• Cardiovascular and Resistance machines
• An extensive range of Free Weights Equipment, Olympic Bar Lifting, Urethane Dumbbell Sets up to 50KG, Power Rack + Smith Machine
• Plus…one of the heaviest Cable Crossovers in Dorset
• Fitness advice/guidance on hand

Opening Times:

Monday 7.00 – 21.00
Tuesday 7.00 – 21.00
Wednesday 7.00 – 21.00
Thursday 7.00 – 21.00
Friday 7.00 – 20.00
Saturday 8.00 – 17.00


Lifewise Gym is situated opposite The Pavilion theatre in our main Westover Road premises, just a short walk from the cafes, bars and shops of Bournemouth town centre.

Payment Options

We believe that being fit and healthy should not be a luxury but accessible to all.

Our pricing system therefore ensures that the facilities are affordable and available to all income groups.


Per session basis: £4.00
Monthly option: £20.00
Direct Debit: £15.00 per month (12 month contract); £17.50 per month (6 month contract)
Upfront payment: Twelve months £150.00; Six months £90.00

*Members of Lifewise can also use The Junction Sports and Leisure Centre gym in Broadstone for a supplement of just £1 per session.


For further information regarding the Fitness Centre, or to arrange an informal look, please contact Laura Giles (Gymnasium Supervisor) / Reception on 01202 290451 or on laura.giles@ymcabournemouth.org.uk

Sports Hall

The Sports Hall, also located in the main building on Westover Road, is the only full service sports hall for hire in central Bournemouth. Its fantastic town centre location makes it both easy to get to and ideal for socialising after sports practice.

The hall is available for the following activities:

• Football (4 to 5-a-side)
• Basketball
• Volleyball
• Badminton
• Short Tennis
• Dodge Ball
• Fitness/Circuit Classes


Badminton / Short Tennis: £10.00 per hour
Volleyball / Football / Basketball: £20.00 per hour

Block bookings may receive a discount: please contact us for details.

All equipment is included and supplied free of charge.

For further information regarding the Sports Hall, or to arrange an informal look, please contact Laura Giles (Sports Hall Supervisor) / Reception on 01202 290451 or on laura.giles@ymcabournemouth.org.uk

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