The Gym Group announces opening date for Westwood venue

A date has been set for the opening of the Thanet branch of The Gym Group.

The new gym in Holmes Way, Westwood, will be officially opened by the Mayor of Ramsgate, Cllr Trevor Shonk, on Monday, December 18 at noon.

The Gym Group some 100 venues across the country and aims to make health and fitness facilities easily accessible for everyone.

Benefits include 24 hour access to a wealth of  new equipment in a state of the art gym. Prices start from £10.99 a month, with no commitment to a contract.

Fitness goals

General manager Matt Finch said: “We’re really excited to be bringing The Gym Group’s award-winning gym offering to Thanet and welcoming new members through the doors in December.

“We’re looking forward to supporting the local community and helping people reach their fitness goals. Our personal trainers will be on the gym floor to provide tours, inductions and providing a helping hand to our new members.

“There’s also a fantastic range of free classes for members to enjoy which is all included in the low monthly price. There really is no excuse not to join and get in shape with our team of friendly fitness experts.”

The company

The Gym Group was founded by John Treharne, a former England squash player, in 2008. The first gym opened in Hounslow that year. It was  swiftly followed by sites in Guildford and Vauxhall. Within the first three years the group opened 20 gyms.

The group has Gold status from Investors in People and in March 2013 The Gym Group achieved 15th place in the prestigious The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For list.

Joining the gym
The Gym is open 24 hours a day
The Gym will not tie you into any contract, over any time period. You can cancel at any time
Prices start from just £10.99 a month (depending on location)
Access is gained via a unique pin number at the entrance
Every new member is offered a free 60 minute induction with a REPs accredited gym instructor
Day passes can be purchased from the website, starting from £5.99

For more information on The Gym Group, visit the website and, to keep up to date with news of the new gym and fitness classes, head over to the Facebook page 

Report Jemma Willson of Mayflower Blogs