NEW REFURBISHED GYM!!November 25th, 2014  
RUGBY FIVES AT THE Y CLUBAugust 12th, 2014  

Welcome to the Y Club.

Centrally situated in Castlefield, Manchester’s Y Club is the largest and friendliest health club within the city centre. It’s a relaxed, non-intimidating environment, where you will fit in whether you’re a rookie, a serious fitness enthusiast – or anything in between.

With the range of activities available through your membership you will not find better value for money. We offer our members a way of life, with fully qualified staff offering encouragement alongside challenging and fun exercise programmes suitable for all levels of fitness. As a Y Club member you can choose from over 70 of Manchester's most innovative exercise classes each week including zumba®, bodypump®, yoga, circuit training, badminton and much more.To help you fit these into your busy schedule, classes are timed to last from 30 minutes up to 90 minutes and are spread throughout our opening times. All our classes are included in the gym membership offering you that little bit more.

At the Y Club we believe in offering you the very best.

Y Club News

Easter Opening Hours.

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10 Days for £10 during March

10 days

Looking to kick start your fitness routine? Why not take advantage of our 10 days for £10 offer. This offer gives you full use of all Y Club facilities! Limited places are available so contact us today  if you would like to take part! Call us now on 0161 837 3535 or email membership@yclub.org.uk

New Refurbished Gym!!



The Y Club is currently undergoing a gym refurbishment with the upgrading and refurbishment of some of our facilities. These include:
• Enlarged free weights area.
• New free weight equipment. This will include the addition of Precor plate loaded equipment.
• A larger cardio area.
• Designated stretch area.
• New functional training area.
Our new cardio area and free weights area are now open! The new functional training area will open on the 15th December with our new plate loaded equipment arriving on the 15th December as well.
For more information about the Y Club please call 0161 837 3535 or email info@yclub.org.uk. If you have not tried the facilities before why not download a free day pass from our website.

Rugby Fives At The Y Club


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We are pleased to announce that we now have specified times for people who are wanting to learn / play Rugby Fives.
Rugby Fives is a game that is fast, fun and great for fitness, and can be enjoyed by players of all standards. It is played in both the singles and the doubles formats in a four-sided court. Players – using leather gloves worn on both hands – aim to hit the ball above the bar running across the front wall, so that the opposition cannot return it before the second bounce.

Below is a timetable we have created outlining the times and days the rugby Fives will be taught / played on the courts along with the names of the people that will be there to help on those days.

Monday Social Fives 16:00 – 19:00 Ged & Stan

Tuesday Club Night 16:00 – 19:00 John Beswick
(all welcome)

Wednesday Social Fives 16:00 – 19:00 Ged & Stan

Thursday Club Night 16:00 – 19:00 John Beswick
(all welcome)

Friday Social Fives 16:00 – 19:00 Kevin

Saturday Doubles Morning 11:00 – 14:00 John Beswick

Sunday Student Morning 11:00 – 13:00 Ashley

Any queries please do not hesitate to contact us 0161 837 3535

New classes for March at the Y Club

OMG – Tuesday 7.15am – 8am 

OMG is a 45 minute workout using variety of high intensity, body weight exercises and a mixture of equipment.  The workout will allow you to compete against yourself and push you to your maximum every single time you take part.

Each window of exercise involves alternating high intensity exercises for small periods of time, followed by short periods of rest.  You body will be taken to a higher level of fitness at the same time as helping you burn calories and build endurance. This class will leave you feeling exhilarated and enable you to achieve the results you desire quickly.

We guarantee you will leave saying OMG!

Metafit  - Tuesday 5.45pm – 6.15pm

The latest fitness craze  comes to Y Club!

The Metafit bodyweight training system aims to boost the metabolism and burn fat. You will also benefit from increased muscle tone, which you do not benefit from with a cardio activity, as well as increased stamina. Increased muscle mass speeds up the Metabolism which means you can continue to burn calories for up to 24 hours after you leave the class.

Although results vary you can burn up to 900kals in one session and over the next 24 hours!All these benefits for a short, 30 Minute workout!

Tabata – Thursday 7.15am – 8am

Tabata is a high intensity interval style workout that will take you to higher levels of fitness, helping you to burn calories and build endurance. Each window of time involves a high intensity exercise for 20 seconds, followed by 10 seconds of rest for a total of 4 minutes. This small rest period let’s the individual recover enough between exercises to work to their maximum in each small window of time.

Tabata is an extremely effective and useful way of improving performance and achieving results. This class will leave you feeling exhilarated, setting you up for the day ahead and enable you to achieve the results you desire quickly. Tabata is a great class to supplement your existing training programme.