Next stage of Centre re-opening begins 17 May

With the Government confirming the continued easing of national restrictions the Sports & Fitness Centre team at Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU) are delighted to be able to continue their reopening process by restarting classes and welcoming back their community members.

Community members can return to BGU Sport & Fitness Centre for the gym sessions and classes from 24th May adhering to same covid protocol as presently in place for all BGU staff / students. You can find more details on those protocols here.

Additionally, opening hours will be returning to standard:

  • Monday – Friday: 7.30am – 8.30pm
  • Weekends: 9am – 2pm

Gym sessions

Gym sessions need to be pre-booked via email / phone; (01522) 583680 / Please do not come to the gym without booking as the team will not be able to admit you.


For the foreseeable future classes will be operating on the following timetable:


4.30 – 5.15pm Abs & Interval Training

5.30 – 6.30pm Pilates


5.30 – 6.15pm Legs, Bums & Tums

6.30 – 7.15pm Pilates


1.00 – 2.00pm Pilates

6.30 – 7.15pm Cardiotone


5.15 – 6.15pm Circuits

The team hope to be able to return to their full programme soon.

Places will be limited and offered on a first come, first served basis, so please pre-book your place via email / phone; (01522) 583680 /

Community Member Payments

Payments for monthly memberships will restart from 1 June 2021. As a gesture of goodwill the team will be providing all members (monthly / quarterly and annual memberships) with 7 days free access.

External Hire

The team are also delighted to confirm that external hirers can now return to their facilities (subject national requirements).

Please contact them for more information on how to set up bookings and necessary documentation

The team look forward to seeing you back on site and catching up after such a long period. Remember, if you have any questions, they are happy to help, either over the phone, by email or in person.