Kick-start a healthier lifestyle with a new approach to fitness at our great-value gym in Ashton-under-Lyne where everyone and every body is welcome. Whether you’re simply aiming to shed a few pounds, improve your general fitness or develop an athletic physique worthy of the Olympics, get on board with us because we have something to suit your fitness needs.
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Inside the gym
Kit & facilities
Improve your endurance and stamina with our fantastic range of cardio equipment from treadmills and rowers to spin bikes and more!
Increase strength and build muscle mass in our large free weights area packed with high quality dumbbells, weights benches and squat racks.
Get strong and toned with our excellent range of fixed weights machines, including the leg press, lat-pull down, chest press, and much more.
All changing rooms have lockers, showers, hairdryers and plug sockets for your own appliances – and everything’s deep cleaned every day.
Work out in a group at our free fitness classes! We have over 50 free classes available every week, from fat-burning indoor cycling and circuits to legs bums and tums.
Improve your flexibility or challenge yourself to a bodyweight workout in our spacious multi-functional area.
- Marc McLaren Gym Manager
- Andrew Horridge Assistant Gym Manager
So why join?
- Free parking
- No contract
- Over 220 pieces of state-of-the-art equipment, in a clean, comfortable, safe, friendly and spacious setting
- Over 50 FREE classes a week
- Open 24/7 - work out when you want
- Free Wi-Fi
- Fully air conditioned for your comfort
- Changing rooms with showers and lockers
- Free initial exercise induction
- Fantastic offers and discounts available to print out from our members area
- Personal trainers available
- A dedicated members area on our website with online training and nutrition guides
24 hour no-contract memberships
We know you have a busy lifestyle and that’s why we introduced 24-hour access, so whether you’re an early bird or a night owl you are free to come and go as you please. And we apply the same flexibility to your membership too, because when you join PureGym there is no contract which means you can focus solely on your fitness and not your finances.
State of the art equipment
Don’t think that because we’re a cheap gym we will sell you short. Far from it! We have more than 220 state-of-the-art pieces of equipment to help you hit your fitness targets and if that’s not enough we have more than 50 free classes available every week for those who enjoy a group atmosphere.
Choose from our brilliant range of stationary cycles which you can use on a solo mission or as part of a class, where you will be put to the test through a mixture of terrains and speeds and with computerised feedback to monitor your progress. Treadmills, cross trainers, rowers, steppers and weights - we have the gear and loads of ideas to improve your fitness levels.
Free instructor induction
Join online today and receive a free induction from one of our instructors who will show you the ropes - and the equipment - and find the best exercise and gear to fit your needs. Alternatively, give us a go by booking one of our day passes online to see what we have to offer.
How to find us
If you're coming by car, pop OL6 6DJ into your SatNav and when you get here there are 170 spaces available in the retail park - PureGym members will get 2 hours free parking. You must enter your CAR REG into the tablet in order to get your free 2 hours parking.
Ashton-under-Lyne bus station is located on Wellington Road, opposite the Retail Park and adjoins the Arcades Shopping Centre. The bus station is run by Transport for Greater Manchester and the Metrolink tram station is located on the side of the bus station.
There are many bus services that use the bus station, the majority are run by Stagecoach Manchester with the remainder of services run by First Greater Manchester, JPT and Manchester Community Transport.
There are frequent buses running to Hyde, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Stalybridge and Stockport plus several parts of the Tameside area including Denton, Droylsden, Dukinfield and Mossley. Buses also run to parts of Saddleworth, such as Greenfield, Delph, Denshaw and Uppermill, Chorlton, Middleton plus Glossop in Derbyshire.
The Ashton Metrolink is directly opposite the site (next to the bus station).