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Discover a modern and spacious gym in Walthamstow! Welcoming, friendly and inclusive, you’ll be impressed by the facilities and discover a wide range of group exercise classes to try. Recently refurbished to a very high standard with plentiful equipment for resistance and cardio training, and the guidance and support you need to achieve your personal fitness goals.


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Become a member or pay as you go.

Regular exercisers will save money by joining for only £43/month standard membership, with discounted concession and special rates available.  Membership gives you access to all of our Health & Wellbeing Centres*.  Pay-as-you-go options are available for both the gym and group exercise classes at £7.20 a class with discounted concession and special rates available.

*Excludes Hampton Pool

For students, we have a special membership and through out Sept & Oct we’ll waive the joining fee! Find out more about our student memberships

Services and facilities

Work out in a well-equipped and modern gym. You’ll be impressed by space and range of equipment, with over 60 cardio and resistance machines powered by Technogym and a dedicated free weights and functional area. After your workout, you can relax in the sauna.

Enjoy a range of classes from Zumba to yoga and Boxercise to BodyPump. There is something for all ages and levels of fitness all day every day. Take a look at our group exercise timetable to find the perfect class for you

A series of five one-to-one appointments designed to start you off and motivate you to achieve your fitness goals.

Fitness instructors are on hand to offer advice and guidance as well as take you through the Get Started programme

See faster results through one-to-one training with a dedicated instructor to motivate, guide and offer non-judgemental advice and a programme designed especially for your needs and timescales. Find out more

Our gym is IFI (Inclusive Fitness Initiative) accredited and all of this is wrapped up in a range of flexible membership options without long term contract – including the option to pay-as-you-go

Relax and unwind after your work out.

Open Monday to Friday 10am-1pm term time, leave your you little one to have fun with us whilst you work out or enjoy a class.  Two hours a day is included in your membership.  Find out more.

As a youth charity, you might expect that we actively encourage young people to join in.   Our family-friendly centre has a range of activities for young people

Welcoming and spacious, with free wifi and tasty freshly cooked food at affordable prices. Members receive a 15% discount on food and drink {exclusions apply}. Also available for private hire.  Find out more.

Free parking for members.

YMCA Walthamstow community choir launches Wednesday 3 April 7.30pm-9pm and takes place every Wednesday thereafter in the café at YMCA Walthamstow. Costing just £3.50 per person (concessions available for unemployed and those with a disability). Come along on Wednesday evening to see what it’s all about, or send an email to Jacky Bone at

Opening times

Monday – Friday: 6.30am – 10pm
Saturday – Sunday: 8am – 8pm

Terms and conditions

Please read our Health & Wellbeing terms and conditions.

YMCA Walthamstow
642 Forest Road, Walthamstow E17 3EF | T 020 8509 4600 | E

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