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Membership - during Covid-19

See more details below on how memberships are being dealt with when we reopen. 

How will my membership be affected

Update 16 October: information on how membership will be affected during the four week break is not yet available. This section will be updated as soon as details are confirmed.

Ards Blair Mayne - New Membership Appointment

We are now accepting new memberships at Ards Blair Mayne.

New memberships will be taken on an appointment basis only to ensure social distancing is maintained. 

To sign up for a membership, please book an appointment below.  Appointment sessions will last between 30 and 45 mins and include a Virtual Induction video. 

You can view our range of membership options and pricing by clicking here.

Comber Leisure Centre - New Membership Appointment

We are now accepting new memberships at Comber Leisure Centre.

New memberships will be taken on an appointment basis only to ensure social distancing is maintained. 

To sign up for a membership, please book an appointment below.  Appointment sessions will last between 30 and 45 mins and include a Virtual Induction video. 

You can view our range of membership options and pricing by clicking here.

Managing Your Membership

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, memberships can now be frozen until 31 March 2021.
All memberships that are currently frozen will be extended to this date with the first direct debit payment due on 1 April 2021.

To freeze a membership please submit the relevant form below

Direct Debit Member Freeze My Membership.

Cash Member Freeze My Membership 

If you're now ready to come back let us know by submitting this form - Reactivate My Membership 

For all other membership queries please email your message.

Not Ready to Come Back Yet

If you are unsure about coming back please come and experience our safety measures and procedures for yourself with a complimentary gym or swim session or centre visit to Ards, Comber or Portaferry.

Book your complimentary visit 

 

Fitness and Spa

Fitness and Spa adult, concession and corporate members can now use the gym and fitness classes at Ards, Comber and Portaferry and swim at Ards.

Junior members can use the gym at all three centres.

 

Managing your membership
 

Fitness and Spa membership has been downgraded to Fitness membership until the Spa reopens.

Direct Debit memberships

The monthly direct debit payment until the Spa reopens is: Adult £31, Concession £24, Corporate £25, Junior £17.50.

All Adult, Concession and Corporate Fitness and Spa memberships are live unless you have instructed us to freeze your membership.
All Junior Fitness and Spa memberships are currently frozen.

If you are ready to come back please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

When a membership is reactivated the first direct debit payment taken will be adjusted to account for 2 weeks free use to compensate for the time lost in March 2020.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live. The downgrade to Fitness membership will also be accounted for. 

Fitness (including Comber and Portaferry only)

All Fitness members can now use the gym and fitness classes at Ards, Comber and Portaferry centres.

Junior members can also use the gyms at all three centres.

 

Managing your membership

Fitness membership

Direct Debit memberships

All Adult, Concession and Corporate Fitness memberships are live unless you have instructed us to freeze your membership.
All Junior Fitness memberships are currently frozen.

If you are ready to come back please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

When a membership is reactivated the first direct debit payment taken will be adjusted to account for 2 weeks free use to compensate for the time lost in March 2020.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live.

 

Fitness Comber only membership

Direct Debit memberships

All Adult and Concession Fitness Comber only memberships are currently live.
All Junior Fitness Comber only memberships are frozen.

If you are ready to come back please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

Direct Debit payments will recommence on 1 September 2020

Members who use the centre during August will have 2 weeks use free of charge to compensate for the weeks lost in March 2020. The remaining 2 weeks will be added to the direct debit payment on 1 September. All Comber only direct debit memberships will be treated in this way unless you instruct us to freeze your membership.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live.


Not ready to come back yet - see our Not Ready to Come Back section if you wish to freeze your membership.

Fitness Portaferry only membership

Direct Debit memberships

All Fitness Portaferry only memberships are currently frozen.

To unfreeze your membership, please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

When a membership is reactivated the first direct debit payment taken will be adjusted to account for 2 weeks free use to compensate for the time lost in March 2020.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live.


Not ready to come back yet - see our Not Ready to Come Back section if you wish to freeze your membership.

Spa

Spa adult, concession and corporate members can now swim at Ards. 
Swimming is not currently available to junior members whose memberships remain frozen.

Spa membership is downgraded to Aqua membership until the Spa reopens. The monthly payment is currently: Adult £22.50, Concession £16, Corporate £17.

 

Managing your membership

Direct Debit memberships

All Adult, Concession and Corporate Spa memberships are currently frozen.
If you are ready to come back please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

When a membership is reactivated the first direct debit payment taken will be adjusted to account for 2 weeks free use to compensate for the time lost in March 2020.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live. The downgrade to Aqua membership will also be accounted for. 

Aqua

Aqua adult, concession and corporate members are now able to swim at Ards. Swimming is not currently available to junior members.

Managing your membership

Direct Debit memberships

All Aqua memberships are currently frozen.
If you are ready to come back please submit our Reactivate My Membership form.

When a membership is reactivated the first direct debit payment taken will be adjusted to account for 2 weeks free use to compensate for the time lost in March 2020.

Cash memberships

These will be extended to account for the days lost from 16 March to the expiry date of the membership or the reactivation date if the membership is still live. 

Resident and Active Ageing

Resident and Active Ageing members can use the activities available at Ards and Comber centres.
Junior members can use the gym, please see the junior gym page for full details.

All activities must be prebooked and paid for in advance. Bookings can be made 7 days in advance.

Your first booking must be done by telephone, thereafter bookings can be made at the centre or by telephone.
When booking at a centre the payment must be made using contactless card payment as cash will not be accepted at the centres.

Telephone the centres on:

Ards Blair Mayne - 0300 013 3333 Extension 40266 or 40202

Comber Leisure Centre - 028 9187 4350

Portaferry Sports Centre - 028 4272 8833