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About us

About Spartan Bodyworks Gym, Barnsley

Spartan Bodyworks is a gym in Barnsley which was established 26 years ago by Steve Brookes who continues to run the gym on a daily basis. He is an ex bodybuilding champion and won Mr UK and Mr Britain along with many other titles. His vast experience has led him to mentor many bodybuilding champions. However, Steve has a keen interest in taking fitness and weight training to the general public and any newcomers to the gym, of any age, level of experience or confidence will be warmly welcomed. Spartans oldest member is 75 whilst its youngest is 15.

Customer satisfaction and friendliness is our middle name. We offer state of the art programmes in weight training, one to one personal training, nutrition and dietary advice in an achievable, easy to understand manner which will allow you to attain your goals with ease.

We are a genuine gym, not many of those about anymore, and very serious about results. The personal attention we give to every customer means that we know your face, your training aspirations and your abilities which we can perfect to whatever standard you are aiming at. It is because Steve has over 40 years of experience and understanding that we are able to give you this level of individual support and personal attention. No matter how shy, nervous or lacking in confidence you are, through our friendly training atmosphere your self esteem will flourish.

This is a family business and is run with lots of passion and enthusiasm.Alongside Steve is his wife Liz who takes the happiness of all members very seriously and helps to bring the feel good factor to the gym.Liz is a fully qualified Level 2 gym instructor and can be found on the government register of exercise professionals.

Steve’s qualifications are of the highest order. Steve started sports at school and became a National level 400 metre athlete. .He was then a champion bodybuilder and undefeated for over 10 years. He is a government recognised Advanced Personal Trainer and Nutritional Advisor and can be found on the Register of Exercise Professionals. Also in the gym is Dan Weiss who is a Level 2 Gym Instructor and level 3 Sports Massage Therapist. He is also government recognised and on the Register of Recognised Exercise Professionals.We offer a separate private room which offers sports massage therapy delivering Deep Tissue Massage.

The gym complies with all Disability and Health and Safety Laws.

We are so confident of our service and the success that you will achieve, that we do not have contracts or any joining fees; daily pay as you go training is available but you can become a member if you wish. Whilst you are a member you will receive continued support, encouragement and assessments to ensure that you continue to make progress. Please come and see us in action to discuss your aspirations.