Virgin Active is part of the Virgin group, a random conglomerate of businesses brought together by Sir Richard Branson. Sir Branson’s first Virgin company was a mail order record retailer; he also set up a recording studio that signed such groups as the Rolling Stones and the Sex Pistols.
Now, the Virgin group has 300 branded companies in 30 countries; these companies involve anything from trains to flights, to fine wines, to TV, to gyms.
Below are the estimated Virgin Active prices:
Full Contract 12 months
|£ 50 Joining fee||£ 130/ month|
Full Contract 12 months
|£ 100 Joining fee||£ 195/ month|
|£ 75 Joining fee||£ 97.50/ month|
To Find Virgin Active Near You
Virgin Active is dedicated to providing a fun fitness experience. They believe that active lifestyles can start at any age, which is why they have programs tailored to youth –even partnering with schools for programs such as Active Crew, AttrActive, and Active Minds.
Virgin Active doesn’t believe in a one-size-fits-all to fitness; the recognize the various motivations –or lack thereof—for their members. This is why they offer a variety of options, from various class offerings to various workout facilities, from equipment to swimming. Virgin Active begins your fitness experience with a personalized consultation in order to form a fitness plan that will work for your personal goals.
While Virgin Active seeks to customize the fitness experience, there are a few principles that they follow rather exclusively. These are listed on their website as follows:
“We focus our efforts and support causes that:
- Promote health, fitness and wellbeing for everyone
- Help people to safely pursue active lifestyles
- Support the evolution and development of health, fitness and wellness
- Make us a force for good in the local communities in which we operate
- Ensure that we are as efficient and effective as possible in our use of gas, electricity and water
- Enable us to leave a long-lasting legacy with sustainable benefits.”
Virgin Active isn’t all talk – they have the numbers to back it up. With 10,500 classes per week, 150 outdoor courts, and over 400,000 members, the company must be doing something right. They also boast accreditation through Ofsted, LTA, the Training Room, and the ASA.
For additional information about Virgin Active Gyms, visit their official website.