If your goal is to tone up, lose weight or exercise for general fitness, then our great-value gym in Shawlands is the answer to your fitness needs. We're open 24/7 and equipped with over 220 pieces of the latest equipment so you can get a great workout in, any time of the day. FREE parking is available for members for the first two hours at Shawlands arcade where we are based.
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Over the next few weeks, we’ll be making improvements to this gym but don’t worry – the gym will remain open as usual. See below for detail of the changes.
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.
- Richard Reith Gym Manager
- Kenny Walker 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
- Dedicated ladies only area
- Open 24/7 - work out when you want
- Rehydrate with Sports water
- Dumbbells up to 50KG
- Olympic weightlifting platform
- Plate loaded kit available
- 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
- Exclusive brand discounts on Plus membership
Brand new kit coming soon
Over the next few weeks, we’ll be making improvements to this gym but don’t worry – the gym will remain open as usual. Soon you’ll be able to enjoy a new functional area to workout at, along with strength and sweat classes to help take your fitness up a level. The cycle and fitness studio’s will be getting a makeover with an all new look and feel. We will also be adding a new Flex Area and a ladies only extension which include new mats and additional kit in the ladies only area.
Clean and spacious setting
We take pride in our gyms so we like to keep them clean and comfortable. All our gyms are have air-conditioning to keep you cool while you work out. We also have available individual showers and large changing rooms with hair dryers and lockers provided.
Dedicated ladies only area
Here at Glasgow Shawlands’ we are pleased to offer a dedicated ladies area, which gives all our female members the option to workout away from the main gym.
Loads of top quality equipment
We have more than 220 state-of-the-art pieces of kit for you to achieve your fitness targets. Hop onto one of our cross trainers, treadmills, steppers, rowers or spin bikes for a cardio classic. Or if your goal is to tone up and improve your strength and conditioning, check out our large free weights area, fixed-resistance machines and Olympic lifting platform which really steps up to the plate! You’ll be spoilt for choice at our gym in Glasgow Shawlands.
More Than 50 Free Classes
We know some of you love to work out in groups or with friends, so get involved with more than 50 free classes available every week! Put yourself to the test in our intense circuits and boot camp sessions or get those hips and feet moving in our fun-filled dance class. Check through our timetable to find a class guaranteed to get your blood pumping and heart racing in a friendly atmosphere packed with top tunes.
How to join
Get your new healthy lifestyle off to a flying start by becoming a member at PureGym. The joining process is quick and simple. Head over to our Join Us page where you will enter your registration details. Once you become a member, you will automatically be sent a PIN number so you can have access to your selected gym on the day. You can also book in for a free exercise induction given by a qualified instructor who will show you the ropes and advise you on the best exercise and gear to suit your needs and abilities. Take a look inside the members’ area of the website too because special offers and discounts from leading brands and local businesses are waiting for you. If you’d prefer to sample us first then book a day pass online and get a flavour of what’s on the menu - it’s pretty tasty!
How to find us
BY CAR- FREE PARKING*
If you're driving, pop G41 3NN into your satnav and park in the Shawlands arcade’s multi- storey car park where there are 350 spaces.
*FREE PARKING is available for the first two hours by obtaining a ticket, at no charge, from the machine located in the carpark and displaying it in your vehicle windscreen.
Alternatively, bus numbers 4, 23, 29, 45, 47 and 49 will drop you off on Pollokshaws road (near Eastwood Avenue) and Kilmarnock road (near Millwood street).
The nearest train station is Shawlands rail station, which is a six-minute walk away. When you leave the station, turn left onto Pollokshaws road. Keep to this road for approx. 6 minutes. This will take you to the back of the shopping arcade we are a part of, then you simply snake through to the gym from the entrance ramp. Alternatively, there are also two other stations nearby (Crossmyloof and Pollokshaws East).