Health and fitness membership

Inspiring your health and fitness

Improve your health and well-being. With a wide range of sport facilities and fitness classes Teesside Sport provides the best opportunities and environment to work out and keep fit.

Opening times
The Gym

Olympia Building and
The Gym

Monday-Friday: 7.15am-9.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am-5.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm-8.00pm

Saltersgill sports ground
Open during daylight hours. Venue must be booked.

Last admission is 30 minutes before closing for all facilities.
Olympia reception is unstaffed before 9.00am on weekdays. Casual membership on a weekday starts from 9.00am (card payment only at Olympia reception).
Closed Bank Holidays and University vacation periods.

Find out more

T: 01642 342267

Membership benefits:

  • unlimited use of The Gym and fitness classes (including Pilates, Yoga, Zumba and Metafit)
  • access to Olympia – badminton and squash courts, Astroturf pitch, climbing wall and sports hall
  • access to the fitness studio and sauna
  • online booking system for University facilities
  • access to sports equipment
  • personal exercise programme
  • The Gym and climbing wall inductions
  • swim for free at the Neptune centre, just 2 miles away.
  • Mini MOTs - This 15-minute assessment of your basic health includes your blood pressure, weight and body mass index.
    Book online
  • Personal training - The Gym offers personal training to provide that bit of extra motivation to reach health and fitness goals. Cost is £15 students and £20 staff for a 50-60 minute session.
    Book online

The Gym

Putting health and well-being at the heart of the Middlesbrough campus and University life, this attractive, high-quality facility for staff and students provides:

  • state-of-the-art equipment
  • sprint track, free weights areas, cardio and resistance equipment and flexible studio spaces
  • spinning studio
  • specialist treatment area
  • accessible 7 days a week

How to join


You can 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 (Card payment only at Olympia):
£3.50 per session for students
£4.50 per session for staff


Fitness class timetable (word - 121kb)
How to register and login to the booking system (pdf - 257kb)
How to make and cancel bookings (pdf - 230kb)
Sport & Well-being rules and regulations (pdf - 250kb)
Health Commitment Statement (pdf - 1.5mb)

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.