Fit4Life Membership

Our membership packages save you money. plus there is no joining or administration fee!
They start from as little as £15 a month (student membership) to £24.95 a month for full membership.  Telephone 01325 406000 for more information or complete a membership enquiry form [online form, opens in new window] and we will get in touch with you.

Join Today and Receive:

  • Unlimited access to the Gym
  • 7-day access to the Swimming Pool
  • Access to the Dolphin Centre Health and Fitness Classes
  • FREE personalised fitness programme
  • FREE Get Results Service [pdf document] - A free service included with all memberships - this 12-monthy support programme includes one-to-one sessions with our expert gym team to help you reach your goal
  • Wellness Key (reduced cost of £5)

If you would like to include access to Fit-Lab classes within your Fit4Life membership, you can do this for a total monthly fee of £32.

Fit4Life is a 12 month contract and to join we ask for a two-month deposit up front. The remaining 10 payments will be paid by direct debit each month, with your first direct debit taken two months after your start date. You also can choose to pay the full amount up front if you wish.

If you have young children you can take advantage of our Soft Play Crèche facilities, which allows you to use the Centre's facilities while your children are supervised by our qualified nursery staff.  You will need to book and pay for theses facilities separately.

Additional Membership Packages

Our membership packages offer excellent value for money, with a six-month membership from just £175. If you commit to a 12 month membership your savings are even greater.

  • Gym Only Membership - £22 (12 months)
  • Senior Membership (for over 60's, available daily until 4pm) - £19 (12 months)
  • Junior Membership (11-14 years, can be added onto any adult membership, under 14's must be accompanied by an adult in the gym at all times) - £12 per month.
  • 6-month Gym Only Membership - £175 (upfront payment)
  • 6-month Full Membership (excludes Fit-Lab classes) - £195 (upfront payment)
  • 6-month Full Membership (includes Fit-Lab classes) - £235 (upfront payment)
  • 6-month Senior Membership - £155 (upfront payment)
  • 6-month Student Membership - £120 (upfront payment)
  • 3-month Student Membership - £65 (upfront payment)

Student Membership

If you are aged 14 years and over and in full time education you are eligible for our Student Membership.
For only £15 per month, you will receive all the benefits of our Fit4Life Membership.  You will need to download a Student Membership letter [pdf document] that you will need to get your school/college/university to stamp as proof of eligibility.

Exclusive Access Benefits

We have an access control system, designed to prevent any fraudulent entry to the gym through a swipe card system. This gives members the exclusive benefit of bypassing Reception and heading straight to the gym.  

Programmes

Our qualified team can provide a programme designed specifically for you, whether you want to lose weight, build muscle, tone up or improve stamina, we can help.  We provide you with a complimentary lifestyle assessment when you join Fit4Life to get you started on the right track but many of our customers regularly book in for 1:1 lifestyle assessments to keep them on the right track.

Real results - read about our customers and how they have benefited from Fit4Life!

SWIMTAG

SWIMTAG is a wristband that you can wear in the pool that will track your personal swim, including lengths, stroke rate, calories burned and more.
These details are automatically uploaded to the Swimtag website where you can see your progress in the pool 'See Your Swim' – your progress in the pool, new personal bests plus you can access a range of fantastic resources including:

  • Challenges – challenge yourself and others... can you swim around the Isle of Wight?
  • Competitions - join the virtual league and find the competitor in you
  • Training Plans – follow a structured training plan to help you get results in the pool

Each time you come for a swim and wear a wristband the details will be instantly uploaded.
If you want to try Swimtag, ask for a wristband at reception when you show your membership card, and visit the Swimtag website [external link] to create an account.

Membership Comment Form

Have your say on our membership comment form [online form, opens new window].

Cancelling your Membership

The Fit 4 Life membership is a 12 month contract. If you have completed your 12 months and wish to cancel your contract you are required to give 28 days notice in writing. Cancellations can be sent to HealthyDarlington@darlington.gov.uk

You will then be required to fill out an exit questionnaire form [online form, opens new window].
Please note that exit questionnaires alone will not be accepted as a form of cancellation.