YMCA Walthamstow Gym and exercise classes

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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.

Our Membership

Regular exercisers at our gym will save you money by joining our monthly standard membership, with discounted concessions and special rates available. You can join online today! Membership gives you access to all of our Health & Wellbeing Centres*and our online classes are included in your membership.

We have a special membership for students! 

Pay-as-you-go options are available for both the gym and group exercise classes at £9.00 a class with discounted concessions and special rates available.
*Excludes Hampton Pool

Click here for more information about our memberships & to join online today!

Our Exercise Classes

We have a wide variety of classes online & onsite. With our amazing fitness instructors they will make sure you are reaching your best!


Classes at YMCA Walthamstow

See our timetable

For those who are not ready to come back to our centers, we have a variety of online classes for you to choose from, all from the comfort of your own home.

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Our App

You now have to download our app to book any group class exercises or gym sessions. Also, we’ve upgraded the security of our app system, this means we are no longer using Member ID and Pin but rather email and create a password. It does mean that previous users of the app need to login differently initially. Click here to download our app and to see full instructions on how to create a new login.

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.

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

We offers a large multipurpose sports hall for hire, suitable for badminton, volleyball, basketball and five-a-side football and large scale events.

Due to the rising energy costs, we have made the decision to temporarily close our saunas for the Autumn and Winter months to reduce energy consumption. This will allow us to ensure we can keep our other services, such as the gym, studio and sports hall, open as we know our members value and benefit from these services. We would to thank all of our members for their understanding and we do apologise if this causes any inconvenience.

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.

Monday to Friday 7 am – 9 pm

Saturday to Sunday 8 am – 4 pm

Terms and conditions

Please read our Health & Wellbeing terms & Conditions

YMCA Walthamstow
642 Forest Road, Walthamstow E17 3EF | T 020 8509 4600 | info.walthamstow@ymcaspg.org