Sports, Health, Exercise and Fitness at Cheltenham YMCA

Cheltenham YMCA has a long and proud tradition of providing affordable and high quality sports, health exercise and fitness activities for the whole community helping people develop into healthy, confident individuals.

The YMCA nationally is the largest voluntary sector organisation in England providing services that promote personal health and fitness, helping children, young people and communities lead healthy active lives.

Sports Facilities and Activities

Cheltenham YMCA provides a friendly and unintimidating atmosphere for its members and the community to come together and excelling at sport. The YMCA Sports Centre is based on Arle Road in Cheltenham and is the focus of our programme of activities. Details on how to find our facilities can be found here.

The YMCA Sports Centre – Arle Road
Sports Hall & Community Room

The Cheltenham YMCA Sports Centre has a modern four court sports hall ideal for all levels of sports and activities, fitness suite, showers and changing facilities and a large community room. We run a programme of YMCA activities including Judo, Karate, Table Tennis, Badminton Coaching, Short Tennis and our ENERGYSE classes for the over 50s. Badminton courts are available for members to book up to seven days in advance.

The sports hall and community room are available to hire by local sports clubs and community groups. The hall is suitable for a number of activities including football, basketball, badminton, short tennis netball and indoor hockey.

Please take a look at our timetable for current activities or contact us to enquire about hiring the hall or community room.

Fitness Suite

The YMCA Fitness Suite at the YMCA Sports Centre has a choice of modern gym equipment combined with a friendly and relaxing atmosphere. Our qualified fitness staff provide every individual with a personal service, offering gym inductions, programmes and regular reviews to help you reach your fitness goals.


Cheltenham YMCA – Vittoria Walk

There are 2 squash courts available for Cheltenham YMCA members to use. They are available in 40-minute slots, on a Tuesday and Wednesday 9am-9pm (subject to availability) and Cheltenham YMCA members may bring a guest for a small fee.
Yoga classes are held at Vittoria Walk.

Contact us for further information.