Brand new, state of the art, UFC GYM UK set to revolutionise the fitness, health and lifestyle sectors with unrivalled facility, classes and equipment in a UK first.

Nottingham, England (18 October 2019)- Europe’s first ever UFC GYM® officially opened its doors earlier this month, in Nottingham, United Kingdom, offering fitness, health and lifestyle enthusiasts of all ages and abilities a new and unique way to TRAIN DIFFERENT®.

Located in the heart of Nottingham’s city centre (Huntingdon Street, Nottingham, NG1 3NL), the premier fitness facility with18,000 sq. ft. of floor space, provides state-of-the-art equipment and amenities, and a wide range of dynamic group exercise and MMA classes with an unparalleled level of training and personal coaching.

This marks the first UFC GYM location to be opened in the UK as part of an exclusive 10-year partnership with TD Lifestyle plc., with plans to open more than 100 locations throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland in the largest development partnership in UFC GYM history to date.

“We’re so pleased to have opened the 1st UFC GYM in the UK as part of our development schedule and are excited to announce more locations soon. UFC GYM has options for the whole family to Train Different, and UFC GYM Nottingham is rapidly becoming the ultimate fitness experience destination” said Joe Long, UFC Gym UK Director.

Since debuting in 2009, UFC GYM has opened more than 150 locations throughout the United States, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Mexico, Oman, Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, the United Arab Emirates.

Inspired by the training regimes of world-class UFC® athletes, Nottingham’s UFC GYM offers a wide variety of high intensity mixed martial arts training programmes available to all ages (from 6+) and fitness levels, including a UFC GYM Octagon, Indoor Turf Area, Free Weights, Cardio Equipment, Bag Rack,& Matted Area, Strength & Conditioning Equipment, and MMA-style Youth Programming. The amenities also include Full-Service Locker Rooms which have private change area, family change and saunas.

UFC GYM Nottingham will also feature unlimited access to popular UFC GYM Ultimate classes such as Boxing Conditioning, Kickboxing Conditioning, DUT (a high-intensity interval training class), TRX®, and more, with all traditional Group Exercise classes available, in our high specification facility, for fitness enthusiasts to move, get fit and live a healthy life.

To further assist a healthy lifestyle, a UFC GYM Recovery area, providing pre and post-workout treatments and the Armbar restaurant, a fuel replacement food and drink outlet. Recovery services include cryotherapy, compression, and more.

“I’ve been hoping for some time now that we get UFC GYM in the UK. The facilities I’ve seen around the world are outstanding, and to have the first one in my hometown of Nottingham, is amazing. I couldn’t be more excited for the city and the people that will benefit from it” said Dan Hardy, former UFC welterweight and UFC GYM UK Ambassador.


The Grand Launch of Nottingham’s UFC GYM UK will take place on Saturday 9th November and will feature UFC Legend and Hall of Fame Inductee Michael “The Count” Bisping.  The Grand Launch of the first international CLASS UFC GYM, in Woking, will take place on Sunday 10th November, and will also feature Michael “The Count” Bisping.

Social media: @UFCGYMUK (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and Youtube) and @ufcgymnotts (Facebook and Instagram). Further details can be viewed on  For franchise information, please visit

About UFC®

UFC® is a premium global sports brand and the largest Pay-Per-View event provider in the world. UFC boasts more than 284 million fans worldwide and has produced over 450 events in 25 countries since its inception in 1993. Acquired in 2016 by global sports, entertainment and fashion leader Endeavor (formerly WME | IMG), together with strategic partners Silver Lake Partners and KKR, UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas with a network of employees around the world. UFC produces more than 40 live events annually that consistently sell out some of the most prestigious arenas around the globe, while programming is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories to 1.1 billion TV households worldwide in 40 different languages. UFC FIGHT PASS®, a digital subscription service, delivers exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand and original content to fans around the world. For more information, visit and follow UFC at, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram: @UFC.

About UFC GYM® 

UFC GYM® is the first major brand extension of UFC®, the world leader in the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA).  In alliance with New Evolution Ventures™ (NeV), developers of many of the world’s most successful fitness brands, the UFC GYM® brand gives UFC® enthusiasts and fitness seekers of all ages the opportunity to practice the training techniques of famed UFC® athletes. Offering a full-range of group fitness classes, private MMA training, personal and group dynamic training, plus MMA-style youth programming, UFC GYM® creates something for all ages and fitness levels. As the first to combine the world of mixed martial arts and fitness, UFC GYM® TRAIN DIFFERENT® approach has developed an atmosphere where members can see immediate results. A UFC GYM® is the ultimate fitness experience. The brand is not what you expect, and more than you can imagine, aiming to continue revolutionizing the fitness industry. For more information, please visit or visit our social platforms on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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