Getting Started

Lifestyle Change is Easy with YMCA

We believe leading an active lifestyle can change and enhance your life and the lives of those around you.

Everyone is welcome and with YMCA you don’t have to be a member to use our facilities as we offer Pay As You Go options too.

It’s our aim to help everyone lead an active healthy lifestyle so we strive to make it even easier for you to make lifestyle changes for good.

Free Gym Inductions and Fitness Programmes with YMCA’s 4 Steps to Fitness Pathway

It’s important to us that you have the best fitness experience from the start of your journey, so we’ve designed a simple 4 step pathway to make sure you do.

  • Step 1 – receive a free induction to the gym environment and equipment.
  • Step 2 – attend a free session with a YMCA fitness professional to identify your personal goals.
  • Step 3 – a free one to one training session to go through your new personal fitness programme.
  • Step 4 – one to one programme reviews every 4 – 6 weeks.

Find out more about the 4 Steps to Fitness here.

Kick start your 4 steps to fitness at a YMCA near you with our Free One Day membership voucher.

Try Before You Buy – FREE 1 Day Membership

Try out YMCA’s unrivalled range of health and fitness facilities and programmes for FREE with our one day membership voucher.

Simply visit www.ymcayactive.org/vouchers and download your voucher today.

Memberships to Suit You

View our latest membership offers. Improve your health and wellbeing and make real lifestyle changes for good, with our superb range of affordable, value for money memberships.

YMCA memberships can be purchased up front for the whole year or you can pay monthly by direct debit. And because we don’t have any joining fees or contracts you’re never tied into a YMCA membership which gives you complete flexibility if your needs or circumstances change.

View our Memberships & Prices

YMCA Memberships

We offer Adult, Junior, Teen and Family memberships all year round. And we never impose contracts or add on any hidden extras ever.

Adult Memberships
For a full breakdown of the packages and benefits of these Y:Active memberships check out Adult Memberships.
  • Y:Active Gold: Premium Peak Package – access to all facilities, any time, 7 days a week.
  • Y:Active Silver: Premium Off Peak Package – access to all facilities up to 3.30pm weekdays and any time at weekends!
  • Y:Active Student: Premium Peak Discounted Package – access to all facilities, any time, 7 days a week.
  • Y:Active Garstang / Y:Active Rural Splash: Use of only Garstang or only Rural Splash YMCAs, any time 7 days a week.
  • Y:Active Aqua Full: NEW! Peak Swimming Package – access all 5 pools, daytimes and evenings, 7 days a week PLUS all Aqua Classes, the Swimfit Programme!
  • Y:Active Aqua Lite:Off Peak Swimming – access to all 5 pools up to 3.30pm weekdays and any time at weekends!
Family Membership
For a full breakdown of the packages and benefits of these Y:Active memberships check out Family Memberships.
  • Now you can be active together with this flexible monthly or annual membership package which includes 2 adult Y:Active Gold Memberships and free membership for kids aged 0 – 13!
Junior and Teen Memberships
For a full breakdown of the packages and benefits of these Y:Active memberships check out Junior and Teen Memberships.
  • Y:Active Go! (Age 14 – 16): membership which includes access to pools, fitness studios and Swimfit Programme, 7 days a week.
  • Y:Active Aqua Kids (Age 0 – 16): includes swimming in all general sessions, discounted fun swims and more.
Discount Memberships
For a full breakdown of the packages and benefits of these Y:Active memberships check out Discount Memberships.
  • Adult Bronze: access to discounted entry through member rates and advance booking benefit.
  • Kids Bronze: access to discounted entry through member rates and advance booking benefit.

If you are still unsure about choosing the right membership for you, speak to a member of our team. Simply visit one of our Centres or Contact Us today.