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Not to be confused with Bally Total Fitness, an American chain of fitness centers.

Total Fitness is a chain of health clubs in the UK, operated by Total Fitness UK Limited.



Total Fitness was established by Kwik Save founder Albert Gubay in 1993 on the Isle of Man.[1] It was sold to the private equity arm of Legal & General in December 2004 for £80 million[1] (€120 million[2]).


As of 2014, Total Fitness employed around 600 staff, with approx 80,000+ members.[1] As of 2019, its 17 clubs are concentrated in northern England. Membership at any Total Fitness club allows access to any other Total Fitness club.[3]


  • ^ a b c Feddy, Kevin. Total Fitness limbers up”, Manchester Evening News, 28 January 2008.
  • ^ Webb, Nick. “Business guru Albert Gubay sells Total Fitness to L&G for €120m”,, 1 August 2004.
  • ^ Leisure Clubs Archived 2011-08-07 at the Wayback Machine at official website. accessed 13 April 2011.
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