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Membership Options

Bronze Active Membership

Select either Gym or Exercise Classes

A popular option for those of you who know exactly what you like to do. Simply choose either gym or exercise classes as your membership activity selection. Once you have made your selection, enjoy your activity to the full at any RSL centre across Reading, at any time of the week.

£17 per month (£16.00 with YRP)

Students/Juniors pay YRP price

Students/Juniors with Exercise Class option: Please note the 16+ years restrictions in class listings.

Silver Active Membership

Select two from Swimming, Gym or Exercise Classes

Our Silver option offers you that bit of variety in your weekly training routines. Using a combination of two forms of exercise, ensures that you give yourself scope to keep your active lifestyle fresh and balanced, mixing your favourite forms of exercises.

£22 per month (£20.00 with YRP)

Students/Juniors pay YRP price.

Students/Juniors with Exercise Class option: Please note the 16+ years restrictions in class listings.

Please note: Swimming option does not include courses, coached or themed sessions.

Gold Active Membership

Enjoy Swimming, Gym and Exercise Classes

Our Gold Active Membership is the ideal option for those of you who would like to enjoy a range of activities within their membership, for a total lifestyle lift. Never get stuck in a rut with your weekly workouts as this membership helps you enjoy a balanced range of our popular activities.

£28 per month (£25.50 with YRP)

Students/Juniors pay YRP price.

Students/Juniors with Exercise Class option: Please note the 16+ years restrictions in class listings.

Please note: Swimming option does not include courses, coached or themed sessions.

Platinum Active Membership

Enjoy Swimming, Gym, Exercise Classes and Racket Sports

Our Platinum Active Membership offers great value for money combining a full range of activities for you to enjoy. You will have scope to plan a varied and energetic weekly programme to keep you 'fit for life!'

£34 per month (£31 with YRP)

Students/Juniors pay YRP price.

Students/Juniors with Exercise Class option: Please note the 16+ years restrictions in class listings.

Please note: Swimming option does not include courses, coached or themed sessions.

Active Memberships

Active Memberships

Simply pay for the activities you enjoy!

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Your Reading Passport

Your Reading Passport

Your Reading Passport is a combined discount and library card, available exclusively to residents of the Borough of Reading.

With Your Reading Passport you will receive discounts at Reading Borough Council's

  • Leisure Facilities
  • Theatres
  • Parks
  • Libraries
  • Events   

There are also great savings on offer from Your Reading Passport Partners, along with better deals for local people who are over 60 years old, have a disability or are on a low income. So start saving today.

FREE Holiday Swimming

Under 16's can swim for free during Reading school holidays with a valid YRP as follows:
Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.55pm
During General Swimming sessions only

For full details of who is eligible for a card, how to apply, where they are issued and where to use your card please click here.

If you have any enquiries regarding YRP discounts at RSL centres please email RSL by clicking on our Enquiries button, or call the specific centre direct.

For Library enquiries please contact your local library direct. For a full list of Reading Libraries please click here.

Or for general enquiries regarding YRP please call the Passport Hotline on 0118 937 2011.


How to join the RSL Active Membership

Joining the RSL Active Membership

Decide on your membership option. If you are unsure which option best suits your needs please speak to a member of staff who will be happy to offer guidance.

Join Online or call in at your local RSL Centre

Once you have decided on your preferred package simply click on our Join Now button or call into your nearest RSL Centre:

Central Swimming Pool
Meadway Sports Centre
Palmer Park Sports Stadium

If you wish to use the gym facilities you will need to book a gym induction at any RSL gym. You will be asked on your first visit for a £5.00 deposit to book your induction place, which will be deducted from your initial fees.

Joining in Person

If you choose to join our membership in person you will be asked to complete a membership form which will include your bank details.

Pay for your chosen membership option.

You will then be issued with your Active Membership Fob, which will be accepted at all RSL centres.

Once you are a member

Your Active Membership Fob must be shown at reception every time you take part in a membership activity.

Active Membership Terms & Conditions

Active Membership Terms & Conditions are available to download at the bottom of this page.

Reading Total Leisure Armed Forces Scheme

Heroes Welcome in Reading

Reading Borough Council would like to show their support and commitment to our Armed Forces and promote their health and wellbeing by offering a subsidised Reading Total Leisure Card scheme for Armed Forces Personnel.

What the scheme will provide

The scheme will provide Armed Forces Personnel with subsidised or free access to specific leisure facilities in Reading.

Participating leisure centres include: Meadway Sports Centre, Palmer Park Sports Stadium, Central Swimming Pool, AcademySport Leisure Centre and Rivermead Leisure Complex.

Eligibility of the scheme

There are two options available in the scheme, participants may be either:

  • A serving member of the Armed Forces at a cost of £15 per month.(Armed Forces identification card required as documentation evidence)
     
  • A wounded in action member of the Armed Forces – free of charge.
    (Armed Forces identification card and supporting GP letter required as documentation evidence)

    PLEASE NOTE: This scheme is for full time Armed Forces and reservist serving personnel who are Reading Borough Council residents.
How the scheme works

Completed applications, along with two proofs of identity (One should show your current address and the second your signature) and accompanying documentation, can be taken to any of the listed leisure providers. On receipt of payment (where applicable) a Reading Total Leisure card will be issued which can then be presented to other leisure providers who will issue a specific membership card for their site.

For an application form please see the download at the bottom of our Membership page.

Personal Training

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