5 Fitness Classes Canterbury Has To Offer

Whether you’re a student looking for a distraction for your studies or just a local looking to get fit before summer- there’s a fitness class for everyone in Canterbury.


• British Military Fitness Canterbury

This is one of the UK’s biggest outdoor fitness classes has come to Canterbury. Why be stuck in a boring gym when you can go to a session led by members of the armed forces.

This intense but fun alternative to your average personal training session is perfect for those who need a lot of motivation.

A free beginner session this weekend is the perfect excuse to get involved!


  • CCCU Pole Fitness

After winning their first competition this year and gaining two awards at the Sports Federation Awards 2018, pole fitness are the society to be joining in September. Team member, Abbie, said,

“We are a unisex club that makes our members, particularly the women on our team feel empowered by being part of a such a large sports team that currently has over 100 members.”

You can join by visiting their Freshers Fayre stall in September. This sports team stands out as you’re not required to trial before joining, so everyone is welcome!


Student’s from all years are welcome and should definitely consider this society to keep fit.

• Fit Girl Factory

For all the women out for looking for the perfect summer bod this is the fitness class for you.
This female-only group aims to ‘to get women working out, eating right, feeling great and loving life.’

They offer personal training, group classes, stretch therapy, yoga massages and more in their Canterbury studio.

• Buggyfit Canterbury and Faversham

There really is an exercise class catered for everyone. These sessions allow mumsto exercise with no baby sitter required.

This is perfect for new mums and mums on the go that want to stay fit but can’t find time for the gym.


• University Sports Centre Exercise Classes

Students at CCCU are able to join a gym right here at Uni. The Sports Centre gym holds classes every day of the week to fit around students schedules.

Student Brooke Sargent attends Body Pump and Ab Attack classes regularly.

“I recently moved gyms and started coming to these classes and it was such a good choice. The instructors are very friendly but also work you hard- I always come out feeling ten times better then when I went in.”

CCCU Sports Centre photo taken from Pellikaan.co.uk


• Polepatations Pole Dance, Fitness and Burlesque

This 5-star-Facebook rated pole dancing class is a great choice for Canterbury locals. The class offers an experience like no other on this list and promises to make you ‘Feel sexy, fierce and have fun all whilst burning calories.


These are just a few of the hundreds of sports clubs, classes and activities all running in Canterbury this summer.

Will you be there?