Elly Lodge

I love the sense of achievement of having completed something I always wanted to do.

Elly Lodge, Exercise to Music Graduate

What does YMCAfit offer?

Fitness Instructor courses

YMCAfit offer a whole range of routes for you to start your fitness career: personal trainer training, gym instructor coursesexercise to music instructing and more. Start your journey in the courses section.

Locations across the UK

YMCAfit fitness training courses run across the UK including London, Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, ChesterLeeds, Leicester, Manchester and Truro. Find your nearest course.

Apprenticeship scheme

Government funding means some people can train for free, have a look at the Fitness Apprenticeship page. 

Corporate services

Staff training can be so much easier with YMCAfit. To find out more about how we can boost your business, visit our Corporate section.

Free open evenings

Discover more about our courses and careers in the fitness industry at one of our regular free open evenings across the UK.

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This month we use toning balls whilst doing the breast stroke into crucifix exercise, to add resistance and work the arms and scapular stabilisers.
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This workout is designed to be a time-effective hypertrophy and toning session. The muscles worked will be the triceps and biceps. A superset approach pairing one triceps and...
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This month we demonstrate the spread eagle exercise on the Cadillac. This exercise seeks to gain full articulation and extension of the spine whilst using body weight to...
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