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PureGym opens doors to new 24hr fitness facility in Ballymena

PureGym Ballymena

PureGym, the UK’s largest gym operator, was delighted to be open its brand new gym in Ballymena last week – it’s first new gym in Northern Ireland since 2018.

The opening of the UK’s favourite gym is focussed on offering flexible, affordable fitness to the people of Ballymena and the surrounding areas through PureGym’s flagship low cost, zero contract memberships.

PureGym Ballymena

A PureGym spokesperson told Love Ballymena:

“PureGym is delighted to announce that PureGym Ballymena is now open! The opening was celebrated on Tuesday 16th May with local heroes from the Ballymena Community Rescue Service (CRS) cutting the ribbon to declare the gym officially open, as well as a performance from talented local break-dancers Ross and Ben Dance.

Ross and Ben Dance

"It was wonderful to celebrate with the local community and we are delighted to be able to provide the people of Ballymena and surrounding communities with access to low-cost, high-quality fitness facilities to help support their physical and mental wellbeing. We can’t wait to welcome more new faces through the doors of PureGym Ballymena!”

Provide members with access to its state-of-the- art facilities 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, the c.12,000 sq. ft. facility is located at Braidwater Retail Park, next to Poundland and Pets at Home.

PureGym Ballymena

The the brand-new gym is equipped for everyone’s fitness needs with:

  • 220+ pieces of state-of-the-art equipment

  • A functional zone, free weights area, fixed resistance, cardio equipment, and a fitness studio

  • A huge range of classes, all included within the membership price

  • Certified PTs available to support clients

  • Free parking available on site*


The opening is an exciting opportunity for Ballymena and the surrounding areas, creating around 9 new jobs in the thriving fitness sector and offering people a flexible, affordable space to help support their physical and mental wellbeing around the clock.

PureGym is always on the lookout for people who want to turn their passion for fitness into a career through the PureGym Personal Training Academy. Not only does this programme equip candidates to become certified PTs in just 14 weeks, it guarantees them a job at the end**.

The PT Academy also provides ongoing PT business support and opportunities for career progression into management roles. For more information about the PureGym Personal Training Course, visit the website.

* Parking restrictions may apply. Please check in the car park before you enter the gym.

**Subject to interview.

PureGym has over 1.2 million members and more than 340 clubs across the UK, which are open 24/7, offering a full range of top-of-the-line equipment, instructor-led classes and qualified PTs, helping members to lead healthier lives every day.

PureGym was launched in the UK in 2009 where it pioneered the model for affordable, flexible, high- quality fitness clubs and is the market leader. PureGym’s clubs are also located in Denmark, Switzerland and the United States, and it has a franchise partner operating clubs in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates.


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