If you would like to sign up as a member and get all this for free:

  • Access to all available training sessions included in your membership
  • A free Strength training program devised by Head Coach Charlie Shotton-Gale
  • A Free Swindon Barbell T-shirt
  • Free nutrition advice and guidance
  • Access to the members chat/group (for over 18s)
  • Free competition day Coaching under BWL, British Powerlifting or Swindon Barbell’s own organised comps. (excluding expenses, availability dependent).
  • Access to all the equipment necessary for both Raw and Equipped Powerlifting to loan for a period agreed between member and club.

then just fill in the form below.  Once you have filled in the form you can use our online store to pay for your membership.

If you have any questions just drop us a line on lifter@swindonbarbell.com and we’ll do our best to help and welcome you.

please select from the drop down menu

please tell us the name and contact details of your emergency contact/next of kin

If yes, please comment below

Please select any that apply to you and your history within sport, whether it relates to powerlifting/weightlifting/strength training or not.

I have been training in Powerlifting for less that 1 yearI have been training in Powerlifting for more than 1 yearI have been training in Olympic Weightlifting for less than 1 yearI have been training in Olympic Weightlifting for more than 1 yearI have been general strength training for less than 1 yearI have been general strength training for more than 1 yearI have never tried Powerlifting, Weightlifting or strength training before

please select from the list below statements that DO relate to your health (required)

I have a history of heart problemsI have a history or presently have issues with bone or joint problemsI have, or have in the past 5 years, had back problemsI am, have been in the last 12 months or could be, pregnantI am on medication (please tell us, in your message, what medication)I am carrying an injury at the momentI have a cold or am feeling under the weather at the momentMy GP has said that I shouldn't undertake physical exerciseThere is another other physical, medical or mental reason why physical exercise may increase my risk of injury or ailment (please include reasons in your message box)I have no ailments, injuries or medical conditions

If you feel you cannot agree to the above statement, please contact us through our contact page to explain in more detail what you would like to do with Swindon Barbell and what is preventing you from agreeing to our health form.
It is our aim to provide strength training to all people, however, we have to understand your current health situation before continuing.

If you would like to know more about our Data Protection policy and procedures please click on the Constitution and Legal tab or email us

I agree to join Swindon Barbell as a:


Please find standing order details in your members email following registration

I understand the payment scheme above and that by joining the club I agree to the following:
1.Conduct
a.To behave in a way that in no way brings the club into disrepute.
b.Uphold to the best of my ability the constitution of the club.
c.I agree to a NO SMOKING policy when in Club attire or when within the grounds of the training or event facilities.

GYM RULES
•Not take photographs or videos on the premises or post remarks or imagery to the internet that could identify another Member without their permission.
•Replace equipment back onto the racks after you have finished with it.
•Wear suitable clothing and footwear when exercising (denim, bare feet, flip-flops, boots or a bare torso are amongst the range of clothing choices that is unsuitable).
•Use the gym facilities and equipment in a proper manner and not in a way that might cause harm to yourself or others (just ask a member of staff if you are unsure).
•Not use, block or interfere with fire, emergency or disabled access doors or alarms (except in a genuine emergency).
•Not behave in an aggressive, abusive, intimidating, anti-social or threatening manner or in a way that might cause distress to staff or Members.

2.Substances
a.Refrain from the use of performance-enhancing or other substances under the regulated banned substances list in line with WADA regulations.

3.Fiscal
a.To complete, in full, the required subs by each deadline. Any non payment will result in the member being suspended from training and competitive events until any owed subs are completed.

4.Equipment
a.Ensure club and personal equipment are maintained to a BWL/British Powerlifting regulation state.
b.To return any items of club loaned equipment when instructed to do so by the Chairman.
c.I understand any equipment not reported as destroyed or missing to the Equipment Manager before the return deadline will render me liable for the financial recompense of the missing equipment.

CCTV policy
Please note that all of our gyms are monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day. Swindon Barbell reserves the right for its employees and contractors to review footage as required and by entering onto our sites you consent to your image being recorded and reviewed and waive any and all claims in relation to same. Recorded CCTV footage will be stored securely and retained in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR 2018.



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    Juniors monthly membership

    Sign up to become a full member of Swindon Barbell and get all of these benefits:

    • Access to all available training sessions included in your membership
    • A free Strength training program devised by Head Coach Charlie Shotton-Gale
    • A Free Swindon Barbell T-shirt
    • Free nutrition advice and guidance
    • Access to the members chat/group (for over 18s)
    • Free competition day Coaching under …
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    Seniors Monthly members

    Sign up to become a full member of Swindon Barbell and get all of these benefits:

    • Access to all available training sessions included in your membership
    • A free Strength training program devised by Head Coach Charlie Shotton-Gale
    • A Free Swindon Barbell T-shirt
    • Free nutrition advice and guidance
    • Access to the members chat/group (for over 18s)
    • Free competition day Coaching under …