train like a champion with Virgin Active
We're back for another round in the ring! We've joined forces with The Big Fight, an industry-leading provider of safe events so you can experience training for a real boxing fight.
So whether you're an experienced boxer or have never put on a pair of boxing gloves in your life, our 9-week Contender Boxing programme will have you fight ready in no time.
upcoming training and events
|Training Club||Training Start Date||Training Days||Fight Night||Charity|
|Kensington||Tuesday 10th October|
Tuesdays 7pm & Thursdays 7pm
Saturday 16th December
Doors open 5pm
St Andrews, Pimlico
|The Grenfell Foundation||tell me more|
|Northampton Riverside Park||Tuesday 16th January|
Tuesdays 7.15pm & Thursdays 7.15pm
|Friday 22nd March|
The Old Savoy, Northampton
designed for future champs
Our Contender Boxing programme is open to anyone who wants to become a fitter, faster and stronger boxer, no matter what level of experience you're at.
work with the best
Work on your technique as you train like a pro with our top coaches in the comfort of our clubs. Our high-energy sessions will take place twice a week at selected clubs, usually weekday evenings after work.
compete in the ring
Put your new-found skills to the test on Fight Night at the end of week 9 against an opponent. For the December fight, fundraising money you raise will go to The Grenfell Foundation.
hear from past boxers
get fight ready
see you in the ring
Unleash your potential and sign up today. To register for the next event, head to our Northampton Riverside Park club and speak to a member of our team. Contender Boxing is open to all Virgin Active members but training will take place at Northampton Riverside Park only.
what is Contender Boxing?
It all starts with stepping outside of your comfort zone...
are you ready for a challenge?
Try out our newly refreshed Boxing classes to get you prepared.