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Ideally situated within Country Grounds and the home to Durham County Cricket Club, Bannatyne Health Club Chester-le-Street boasts facilities to match the surrounding views. Following a major gym refurbishment, the club now boasts state-of-the-art facilities including a specialist functional training zone with a Queenax rig. An extensive range of exercise classes are available, from virtual Les Mills to B:Functional. This means there is something for everyone of all abilities.
Members can enjoy a range of food, beverages and high-quality Kinetica Sport Nutrition products from our Cafe Bar. This can all be served in our lounge area or on to one of our balconies which overlook the DCCC pitch and the picturesque Lumley Castle.
AddressCounty Grounds, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3SH
Opening TimesMonday - Friday 06.00 to 22.00Saturday - Sunday 07.30 to 21.00
Children's Swimming Times - Monday - Sunday 14.00 to 19.00
Which path are you taking? Book your appointment in the Bannatyne App or speak to a member of staff now to start your free journey!
New member or New to fitness? You need our StartSmart programme!
StartSmart is a 12-week support programme, during which time our trainers will provide guidance and expertise.You will also receive top tips along the way to improve your fitness and wellbeing.
Current gym member in need of a kick start? Try our HealthSmart programme!
HealthSmart is a complimentary member service, delivered by our coaches to assist with improving overall fitness over a six week period. The programme starts with a 45-minute programme in which we understand more about you.
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STATE OF THE ART EQUIPMENT
Our gym floors are designed with you in mind. We offer the perfect balance between classic equipment and the latest innovation, from Technogym treadmills and plate-loaded resistance machines, to the brand new Technogym SKILLROW, SKILLMILL and Wattbikes.
We provide the very best in functional training equipment including the innovative Queenax functional training rig. Take advantage of a new and exciting way to train as an individual, with friends or join our complimentary group B:functional classes.
Each member receives a complimentary lifestyle evaluation health check on joining. From your results you will receive a personalised gym programme designed to suit exactly what you want to achieve, followed by complimentary reviews every 4-6 weeks.
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Whether you want to refuel after a workout or enjoy a social Starbucks with a friend, you can feel at home in our Cafe Bars. We host fun social events all year round and offer delicious nutritional meals, including fantastic offers on a range of Protein products to maximise your pre or post-workout pump.
After an energising swim or an intense workout, enjoy pure relaxation in our indulgent sauna and steam room. All included in your membership, you can treat yourself whenever you like with a detoxifying steam or sauna session.
Please note that some of our classes are not currently available due to COVID-19 restrictions
Whatever your age, preferred exercise style or level of ability - we have a class to suit you.
If you want the latest in innovative training, we have a range of high-octane classes including B:functional and world renowned Les Mills classes. If you prefer traditional classes we also offer Yoga, Aqua, Group cycling and much more.
All fitness classes are complimentary within your membership and classes vary depending on club. You can book classes up to three days in advance using our online member portal or via the Bannatyne App.
THE LATEST INNOVATION
We are continually investing to stay ahead of industry trends, providing fantastic facilities, cutting edge equipment and amazing value as a result.
Boost your fitness training with The Bannatyne App, available on Apple and Android devices! Book classes on the go, monitor your biometrics, track your exercise routine and view your personal records.
We aim to enhance your health club experience even further, providing a seamless customer journey with the addition of a new wristband system: B:360! The B:360 wristband enables members to access the health club facilities, use the lockers, engage with MyWellness and enjoy the simplicity of contactless payment. Ask at your local club reception for further details.
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