Former travel warehouse transformed into functional fitness club
Leaderboard
Leisure Opportunities
Job search
Job Search
see all jobs
Latest job opportunities
star job
Titanic Belfast
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Belfast, UK
The Massage Company™
£Competitive – Plus Commission (part-time available)
Camberley, UK
Celtic Manor Resort
Competitive
Newport, United Kingdom
Hamburg Dungeon
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Hamburg, Germany
star job
Bluecoat Sports Health & Fitness Club
£7.08 to £7.83 per hour
West Sussex, UK

Former travel warehouse transformed into functional fitness club

Training opportunities
Impulse Leisure
Competitive salary up to £19,817 per annum
location: Thurrock, UK
training opportunity
Les Mills
location: Nationwide, United Kingdon
Future Fit Training
location: London, UK
more training

A quartet of fitness entrepreneurs have converted an industrial warehouse into a 13,000sq ft (1,200sq m) functional fitness-led health club with four exercise studios.

James Tindale, Kate Thorne, Chris Fairless and Aaron Arkley – who all have personal training experience – set up Gym Unique at the site of a former travel business in Durham.

Kitted out by Physical Company, the gym features a large, central rig with a range of attachments for functional training, as well as a wide range of strength and conditioning kit to provide options for personal training sessions.

There is also a 22mx4m sprint track, a bank of 20 cardio machines and four group exercise studios offering 70 classes a week.

The independently-owned gym will have a focus on personal training and will also offer sports injury rehabilitation and sports massages on site.

James Tindale, one of the co-owners, said: “Converting a travel warehouse gave us a generous footprint, high ceilings and a regular shape.

“We wanted to maximise the space but not fall into the trap of packing it out with too many cardio machines, preferring instead to install a big rig, some key resistance machines, plenty of free weights and a generous selection of functional training equipment.”

“One of my bugbears is cramped gym space where people can barely move around machines and each other.”

Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
A quartet of fitness entrepreneurs have converted an industrial warehouse into a 13,000sq ft (1,200sq m) functional fitness-led health club with four exercise studios.
HAF,FIT,IND,PTS,TRA,PHR
THUMB25453_283058.jpg
employer of choice
Would you like to work for a gym operator that allows you to develop and use your skills to the full whilst being well rewarded? The Gym is totally committed to allowing 'the manager to manage' and rewarding our key personnel for delivery... More
Leaderboard
Leaderboard
Active IQ
Active IQ