When did pure gym open?


Who owns Pure Gym?

The key elements of the proposition include affordable membership fees, no fixed term contracts, and “24x7x365” access to high quality gyms. On 30 November 2017, PureGym was acquired by Leonard Green & Partners who are highly supportive shareholders.

Is PureGym a private company?

PureGym was privately owned by CCMP Capital and other investors. In 2014, rival The Gym Group attempted to take over Pure Gym, but abandoned the takeover after it was referred to the Competition and Markets Authority.

How much is PureGym worth?

PureGym is the UK’s leading budget gym with more than 170 sites and a turnover of £160 million.

How many employees does pure gym have?

We currently employ over 800 people directly and engage via third parties a further 500 or more indirectly in sub-contracted roles for cleaning, maintenance and the like.

Can a 15 year old join PureGym?

Members must be 16+ to join.

Do any pure gyms have pools?

Fees include access to up to 80 fitness classes a week, with many of the gyms open 24/7. However, the chain does not have swimming pools, saunas or cafes, which have high fixed costs. It does not have any sales staff either – you sign up online.

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Is Puregym and the gym the same?

Since the merger was first announced in February 2014, Pure Gym and The Gym Group have operated separately. The decision to terminate the merger will have no impact on member services, facility operations or the terms and conditions for respective employees.

Is pure gym staffed overnight?

There appeared to be one or two staff (although the gyms are open 24-7, 365 days a year, they’re staffed from 6am until 10pm. Safety of gym users outside these hours is via CCTV) and one or two personal trainers. Using the equipment was easy.

How many pure gyms are there in London?

Our more than 60 London gyms are located across the city in convenient locations and near London’s top sights including Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and Hyde Park, so your next workout could be closer than you think.

Who is the CEO of Pure Gym?

Humphrey Cobbold (Jan 2015–)

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What machines does Puregym have?

Our range of cardio equipment, including treadmills, cross trainers, stair climbers, steppers, exercise bikes and rowing machines, will improve your endurance and stamina.