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Open from 6.30am on weekdays and 8am at the weekend, Arc's Leisure’s newly refurbished Fitness Suite has an extensive range of the latest Technogym cardiovascular, resistance and strength equipment. The range of equipment is designed to give you a complete, full-body work out. As well as the new equipment we also have a functional area consisting of TRX suspension trainers, Plyo Boxes and a matted area to cater for floor exercise. Our well-qualified fitness instructors are regularly on hand and often able to offer guidance and support.

You are always welcome to come and have a look around our fitness suites and we are more than happy to talk to you about your personal needs, goals and membership options.


Gym Opening Times

Day Time
Monday 06:30-22:00
Tuesday 06:30-22:00
Wednesday 06:30-22:00
Thursday 06:30-22:00
Friday 06:30-22:00
Saturday 08:00-19:00
Sunday 08:00-20:00

*please note that the last session in the gym is one hour before the closing time shown above.

Gym Induction

Anyone that wants to use one of our fitness suites, must first take part in an induction with one of our qualified gym instructors. The induction can be up to an hour long session that tells you everything you need to know in order to use our fitness equipment safely and appropriately. Following your induction, your fitness instructor will design a programme specifically to meet your personal health and fitness goals. The instructor will also advise you on how often they will review your personal programme.

Please contact us directly to book a fitness induction for a time that suits you. Fitness inductions are free when you take out a Gym or Active Leisure Plus Membership.

Gym Membership

You can make great savings and enjoy many benefits by taking out a Gym Membership, you can pay for your membership upfront, or you can set up a monthly direct debit payment. Find out more about this and our other membership packages on our membership page.

1-2-1 Training Sessions

1-2-1 Training Sessions are ideal if you're looking to giving your training a kick- start! Our highly qualified fitness instructors will spend an hour with you to help motivate and progress you on to a whole new level of fitness.

Health and Fitness Assessment

Our Health and Fitness Assessment supplements the personal programme that you are given as part of your gym induction, it provides more detailed information about your fitness levels and body statistics. We can then recommend a course of exercise to put you on the road to successful weight loss and increasing your strength and fitness levels.

Active Health Referral Programme

Our Active Health Referral Scheme is a 12 week programme which entitles those referred to access our leisure centre facilities free of charge.

To access this 12 week programme you should contact your GP or Health Professional who will complete a referral form.


The programme is for anyone who is over 16 years old, who currently does very little or no exercise and has one or more of the following conditions:

Weight concerns (BMI 28+)High blood pressureHeart diseaseJoint or mobility problemsMild to moderate mental health conditionsDiabetes Pulmonary disease

Our offer

A 12 week programme to access our leisure centre facilities free of charge.

Gym sessionsSwimmingFitness classes

Additional opportunities are available in the community as well as at our centres. 

We also deliver a number of local opportunities to help you on your way to improved health and fitness.


These prices apply if you do not take out one of our great value membership packages.

Activity Price
Gym Session (Adult) £6.40
Gym Session (Concession) £4.20
Gym Joining Fee (Adult) £26.50*
Gym Joining Fee (Concession) £26.50*
1-2-1 Personal Training Session (Adult) £20.10**
1-2-1 Personal Training Session (Concession) £20.10**
Book for 5 1-2-1 sessions and get 2 FREE -

* Your gym induction is free when you take out one of our Gym or Active Leisure Plus memberships.
** Health and Fitness Assessment and 1-2-1 Training session costs are not included in our membership packages.

Arc Leisure Matlock

Bakewell Road
Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3AZ
01629 581 322
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