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Member Stories

Our members are doing incredible things. Check out some of their stories here.

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“The gym is my haven and the place where I’m most confident and feel at most ease to be my real self.”- Doreen

Before I was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes I had never thought of stepping into a gym. I was overweight (22 stone), had low self-esteem and spent ... Read more

Follow Wes on his 12 week transformation journey

With most transformation stories, we just see the before and after, and we hear all about the successes after all the hard work has been done. Rare...Read more

'Strength training has given a purpose to my life and I feel very lucky to be able to do it.'- Val, 61

Meet Val, 61, member at PureGym Bradford Idle who currently holds the World Powerlifting record for her age and weight category. She had only set f...Read more

'Exercising has helped me to overcome severe social anxiety and build long-lasting confidence in myself.' - Stephen Lynch

Exercising at Pure Gym has helped me substantially in several ways, particularly to overcome severe social anxiety and to build long-lasting confid...Read more