Riverside Leisure Centre
Cowick Street, Exeter EX4 1AF




  • 100 Station Gym and Queenax Functional Training Studio

    With state of the art equipment and enthusiastic staff on hand to help you, our 100 station gym is the perfect place to get fit. We offer a range of cardio and pin loaded machines, a mobility and stretch area, as well as a weights area with plate loaded machines, dumbbells, benches, racks and barbells.  Located within our gym is our Queenax functional training studio. This is the worlds most unique functional and suspended body weight training system, with the ability to attach different training accessories for individual and small group exercise classes. 

    We want you to get the very best our of your membership and that's why we offer a personalised plan, with a 6 week review, to help you improve and reach your health and fitness goals. 




  • Group Fitness Studio and Les Mills Virtual Classes

    Whatever your level of fitness, whatever your goals, whatever time you want to exercise..... Riverside Leisure Centre is able to offer you a class that suits your needs.  With over 150 instructor led and virtual classes per week, there is something for everyone.  Classes include Les Mills favourites such as Body Balance, Body Combat, Body Pump, CXWorx and Sh'bam, which compliment the indoor cycling classes - instructor led and virtual. 



  • 6 Court Sports Hall

    There is never a dull moment in our sports hall! With a varied amount of activities to choose from we can host all kinds of sports; from 5-a-side football, to basketball, to badminton! Our sports hall can be used by clubs, groups and individuals for a variety of activities- including gymnastics and martial arts!

    With such a fantastic range of activities we’re sure there is something for everyone!

  • 2 Squash Courts

    Our squash courts are perfect for squash and racketball players of all abilities and ages! Whether you are seeking to play competitively against others, for fun against friends, or just fancy a knock about on your own, our courts are here for you to take advantage of.

    Please contact us to find out more regarding squash and racketball teams, club nights and ladders that may be available to you at your local leisure centre.

  • Indoor Cycling Studio

    Our indoor cycling studio is packed full of the world-leading Stages bikes. 

    There's a myth that you have to be super fit to enjoy an Indoor Cycling class.  It's not true - this class is for everyone.  It's great for the heart, for calorie burn and for the joints.

    If you prefer instructor-led classes, Riverside can offer you a range of class time throughout the day.  Or if you want to try something new, then join one of the Les Mills virtual classes - there's plenty of choice:-

    • Les Mills RPM - delivered by the world class Les Mills instructors.  This truly motivational and atmospheric class is a winner with everyone.
    • Les Mills Sprint - short of time?  This half hour class hits the spot the delivers results!
    • Les Mills The TRIP - want to try something completely different?  Research has shown that this new and exciting class burns more calories because you loose yourself in the world of TRIP.


  • Memberships

    A membership with Riverside Leisure Centre not only gives you access to all the great facilities the site has to offer, but also all the fantastic facilities across the sites in the city of Exeter;

    • ISCA Centre
    • Pyramids Leisure Centre
    • Wonford Sports Centre
    • Exeter Arena 
    • Northbrook Swimming Pool‚Äč


    Our Full Access membership enables you to enjoy 4 great gyms, over 150 instructor led and virtual group exercise classes, 2 swimming pools, learner pool, sauna, 3 indoor cycling studios, bowls, racquet sports and an athletics track, all for just £26 per month. 

    We also have Family and Junior membership options available. Please call the centre for more information. 

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Riverside Leisure Centre

Cowick Street, Exeter EX4 1AF
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