Teesside University Gym Membership

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Teesside University Gym Membership

The Gym

Inspiring your health and fitness

Putting health and well-being at the heart of the Middlesbrough campus and University life, this attractive, high-quality facility provides state-of-the-art cardiovascular and resistance fitness and free weights areas, a sprint track, multi-purpose studios, a specialist treatment area for use by students and staff.

  • 30% bigger floor space with state-of-the-art equipment
  • Sprint track, free weights areas, cardio equipment and flexible studio spaces
  • Accessible 7 days a week
  • Membership from just £2.60 per week*

Membership includes unlimited access to The Gym and exercise classes (including Pilates, Yoga, Zumba and Metafit), climbing wall, squash and badminton courts, and a personalised exercise programme. You can also swim free at the Neptune Centre , just 2 miles away.

How to join


Membership is currently £100 per year and goes down in price after each term (valid Monday 18 September 2017 – Sunday 16 September 2018). You can sign up online at the link below.
Sign up online


Staff membership is £120 per year. Please sign up at Olympia reception.

Casual use

Pay as you play for each activity as and when you want to take part. Cost per session is £3.50 for students and £4.50 for staff (card payment only at Olympia).

* Terms and conditions apply.

Take advantage of all the sports facilities along with discounted rates at a number of local sports venues by joining the membership scheme, which is currently £100 a year for students and £120 a year for staff, which includes unlimited access to The Gym and fitness classes, climbing wall, personal exercise programme, gym and climbing wall inductions, squash and badminton courts. You can also swim for free at the Neptune Centre swimming pool.

To join, or obtain further information, ask at the Olympia reception, or visit the sport & wellbeing page. You can also join online.

For more information on the sports membership scheme contact sport@tees.ac.uk or call (01642) 342267.

We also offer a wide range of sports participation activities which can be enjoyed while studying at Teesside. The aim is to provide the best University experience as possible, help you make new friends and provide an opportunity to try new sports or activities. Activities include the Intra Mural Sports Leagues (seven-a-side football, badminton, mixed netball), outdoor activities, and sports taster sessions. For further information contact p.bell@tees.ac.uk


  • personal exercise programme for The Gym
  • access to Olympia – squash courts, astroturf pitch, climbing wall and sports hall
  • access to the fitness studio, sauna and steam room
  • access to all exercise classes – aerobics, pilates, yoga, dance and circuit
  • free use of the climbing wall
  • online booking system for University facilities
  • mini MOT health check
  • access to sports equipment
  • free entry into the Neptune swimming pool in Middlesbrough


Students and Associate members

Students can now join online.


Staff don’t join online, they can complete a direct debit form at Olympia reception.

All new members must complete a Health Commitment Statement before using the facilities. If you join online you will be prompted to do this. Those paying by cash or staff paying by direct debit need to complete one at reception. Once you have joined you must book a gym and/or climbing wall induction with reception before using The Gym or climbing wall.

Casual use

Pay as you play for each activity as and when you want to take part. Cost per session is £3.50 for students and £4.50 for staff.

The Olympia reception is unstaffed before 9.00am on weekdays. Casual membership on a weekday starts from 9.00am (card payment only at Olympia reception).