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As part of our leisure transformation programme we are currently consulting about facilities at Abbey, Peterlee, Spennymoor and Teesdale. Have your say before 5.00pm on Friday 12 November 2021.

Young Lifestyle (11-15 year olds)


Young Lifestyle is a membership for 11-15 year olds. It gives you access to our gyms and swimming pools.

We are encouraging and recommending you continue to wear a face covering, unless exempt, in our leisure centres, to protect our staff and each other.

Gym access

When you sign up to a Young Lifestyle membership you can choose which leisure centre you want to use for the gym. You can choose from Abbey Leisure Centre,Chester-le-Street Leisure CentreConsett Leisure CentreFreeman's Quay Leisure CentreThe Louisa CentreMeadowfield Leisure CentreNewton Aycliffe Leisure CentreShildon-Sunnydale Leisure CentreSpennymoor Leisure CentreTeesdale Leisure CentreWoodhouse Close Leisure Complex, and Riverside Leisure Complex.

Fitness classes are not currently available to Young Lifestyle members at this time. Members can currently access any centre and any pool.

Swimming pool access

Membership includes unlimited swimming (during public swimming times) at Consett Leisure Centre pool timetableFreeman's Quay pool timetableThe Louisa Centre pool timetableSpennymoor pool timetableNewton Aycliffe pool timetableTeesdale pool timetableChester-le-Street pool timetable and Woodhouse Close pool timetable.

This membership does not allow use of sauna and steam room facilities at our pools. 

How much is a Young Lifestyle gym membership? 

A non contract Young Lifestyle gym membership is £12.00 per month and paid by direct debit. Young Lifestyle members can sign up at our leisure centres with a parent or guardian.   

Terms and conditions

Full details of our terms and conditions can be found on our Leisure memberships - terms and conditions page. To cancel your membership, please contact your leisure centre.