10 reasons to join the SU Gym

Written by: SU Gym https://www.upsu.com/gym/


We are proud to provide an excellent gym facility situated conveniently in the heart of campus in the centre of Plymouth! The SU Gym is open to everyone over the age of 16.

In August 2023, the SU Gym had a big refurbishment with new gym equipment installed, including weights and cardio machines, providing students with the latest gym apparatus to achieve their fitness goals. 

With a 50+ station gym, squash courts, multi-purpose sports hall, dance studio, and the sports injuries clinic, the team offer a host of facilities open to students, staff, and the wider public. 

The SU Gym is open 7 days a week and allows unlimited access to the gym and exercise classes, making it the perfect choice for busy schedules. But, if you need some more reasons to join, read on for our top 10 reasons to join the SU Gym now!


Top ten reasons to join the SU Gym: 


  1. It's located in the centre of Plymouth - easy to fit in a work out between lectures, on a lunch break or after work!
  2. We offer you a 50+ station gym, including a weights stations, treadmills, exercise bikes and so much more!
  3. We put our members first, check out what our members had to say about the SU Gym.
  4. You'll get a choice of how you work out with access to both the gym and our range of exercise classes.
  5. Our current sale gives you 2 months access to the SU Gym and all classes for only £15 – this works out at just 25p per day. Sign up now!
  6. We're a part of the BUCS UNIversal Gym membership which allows you (if eligible) to use other gyms around the UK who are also a part of this.
  7. At the SU Gym you'll meet friendly and knowledgeable members of staff who can help you to make the most of your membership with advice, guidance and support.
  8. Free induction - offered to all new members but particularly useful if you're not familiar with a gym environment.
  9. We can help you to reach your fitness goals with personal programmes, training sessions and nutrition support.
  10. Your membership fee not only covers the running costs of the gym but as part of the Students' Union it's also reinvested into improving the lives of students at the University of Plymouth.



Summer Offer at the SU Gym:

Don’t miss out on this exclusive offer of £7.50 for a one month membership at the SU Gym, available only at upsu.com/gym

  • Open to anyone over the age of 16
  • Includes unlimited gym access, exercise classes, induction and expert support
  • Offer available until Saturday 31st August 2024
  • Sign up now at upsu.com/gym



Get in touch with the SU Gym: 

Email: recreation@su.plymouth.ac.uk

Phone: 01752 588510

Follow the SU Gym on Facebook: www.facebook.com/UPSUgym