About us - The Urban Fitness Club 24/7


The Urban Fitness club in Blackburn is fast becoming the Gym in Blackburn to attend if you are looking for a fun, friendly gym environment.

Urban Fitness Blackburn Gyms’ staff are trained to get to know you, your goals and what is important to you personally so that we can offer ongoing advice and support.

Urban Fitness Blackburn Gym is the creation of Ty Menzies, a fitness professional himself, who is extremely passionate about helping people reach their fitness goals. His belief stems from listening to what members want from their health & fitness club in Blackburn and that is an affordable gym, staff always on hand who are fully qualified to help keep you motivated, offer advice and lend a hand when required.

The Urban Fitness Club also offer a great range of services including one of the very few places to offer Zumba in Blackburn, Boxing, a vast range of Group Fitness Classes as well as Blackburn’s best Personal Training team who are fully qualified with loads of experience.

If you are looking for a gym in Blackburn that offers Personal Training in Blackburn as well as Group Fitness and Zumba in Blackburn at an affordable price and with a great team of friendly knowledgeable staff then Urban Fitness Blackburn is for you!

Make sure you download a free trial pass to come and give us a go.

The team

Sam Bennett

Assistant Club Manager and Personal Trainer

Sam is certainly not the skinny 16 year old kid who started off here as a member back in 2012. From completing his work experience right here at Urban Fitness, to now working as the Assistant Club manager and running his own personal training business, what started off as a hobby has developed into so much more.

Sam is passionate about improvement and thrives off seeing others succeed. He’s worked with many clients over the years between Urban and a corporate health club which he managed in Box Hill Hospital. Working with clients of all ages, disabilities, substance abuse and everywhere in between, Sam has a wealth of knowledge that he’d love to share with everyone here at Urban. Get in contact with him to book in a free initial assessment today!

Alistair Thompson

Personal Trainer

Alistair is one of Urban’s most experienced trainers. Having ran his own PT business now for 5 years, Alistair has helped many of his clients achieve their weight loss, strength and general fitness goals. 

With his own remarkable weight loss journey, Alistair transformed himself from an extremely overweight teenager to competing in bodybuilding competitions. Alistair is one of the most dedicated trainers we have ever seen and has complete commitment to every element of his clients journey including training, nutrition and everything in between.

If you are looking for a dedicated trainer to help you achieve your fitness goals then book in a free session with Alistair today!

Tim Wright

Gym Floor Assistant

Timmy started at Urban as a member in 2016 and 2 years later finds himself in an Urban Fitness uniform! Timmy helps out with general club maintenance and helps us come up wth our monthly fitness challenges.

Tim has had limited opportunities in the workplace, we gave him a chance to join the team in January 2018 and he has impress our staff and members with his bright and bubbly personality.