At Sandwell Leisure Trust you’ll find gyms situated across Sandwell to suit every need, no matter if you are looking to weight train, love your cardio workouts or want to try functional training our gyms are equipped to meet your needs.

When you combine this with our extremely experienced and fully qualified Fitness team, located at Sandwell Aquatics CentreTipton Leisure Centre, Portway Lifestyle Centre and Wednesbury Leisure Centre.

Our facilities provide an excellent inclusive gym experience for everyone.

Ladies-only gyms can also be found at our facilities Harry Mitchell Leisure Centre and Sandwell Aquatics Centre

Portway Lifestyle Centre gym also features a wide range of equipment accredited by the IFI, Inclusive Fitness Initiative. IFI leads the way in providing accessible physical activity and in increasing participation amongst disabled people.

Equipment accredited by the IFI has met rigorous design standards and been product tested by disabled people to be fully inclusive, enabling both disabled and non-disabled people to benefit from a full body, cardiovascular and resistance-based workout.

Health Commitment Statement

Our commitment to you

We will respect your personal decisions, and allow you to make your own decisions about what exercise you can carry out. However, we ask you not to exercise beyond what you consider to be your own abilities.

We will make every reasonable effort to make sure that our equipment and facilities are in a safe condition for you to use and enjoy.

We will take all reasonable steps to make sure that our staff are qualified to the fitness industry standards as set out by the register of exercise professionals.

If you tell us that you have a disability which puts you at a substantial disadvantage in accessing our equipment and facilities, we will consider what adjustments, if any, are reasonable for us to make.

Your Commitment to us

You should not exercise beyond your own abilities. If you know or are concerned that you have a medical condition which might interfere with you exercising safely, before you use our equipment and facilities you should get advice from a relevant medical professional and follow that advice.

You should ask a Sandwell Leisure Trust Colleague if there is any equipment which you are unsure how to use.

You should make yourself aware of any rules and instructions, including warning notices. Exercise carries its own risks. You should not carry out any activities which you have been told are not suitable for you.

You should let us know immediately if you feel ill when using our equipment or facilities. Our staff members are not qualified doctors, but there will be a person available who has had first-aid training.

If you have a disability, you must follow any reasonable instructions to allow you to exercise safely.


*The minimum age is 14 years for use of the Gym and Fitness class attendance, across all our centres.