About the Fitness Xchange

The Fitness Xchange is in Atherton, Manchester, situated next to the train station on Upton road and les than five minutes from Junctions 4 & 5 on the M61. Whatever your goals are we can offer a expert fitness experience to suit you.


Supplements Counter - Fitness Xchange offers a full range of supplements from all the best suppliers in the industry. From pre and during-workout drinks to ready mix, shake&take and protein powders all offered at trade price to members.

Machine & Free Weights - A full range of machine and free weights is available to work any and all of your body parts. Whether your goal is weight gain in the form of lean muscle or if you simply want to tone up the best equimpent has been selected to help you do so.

Cardio Room - If fitness or weight loss is your number one priority Fitness Xchange's fully interactive Cardio Theatre will help get you there and enjoy it at the same time. Treadmills on the TV's mean you can train and watch music videos or even catch up on the soaps! The treadmills also have headphone and Mp3 connectability.

Ab, Stretch & Toning Area - Fully matted out abdominal, strenght and toning area with full equipment to help you get that six pack look.

Fitness Suite - Fully matted out with 40mm Tatami shock absorbant matts, padded out walls and featuring a Rip:60 rig and heavy kick and punch bags if your participating in one of the yoga or kickboxing classes this custom built area is perfect for you.



Dolly Yankey - Managing Director

With 16 years experience supplying equipment to the fitness industry and a qualified fitness instructor since 1992 with a total of 20 years fitness experience, Dolly is the perfect manager with a wealth of knowledge and experience in the fitness industry to choose the perfect equipment and supplement product for Fitness Xchange. As a Partner in one of the largest UK wholesaler/retailers of sports nutrition and clothing dealing with over 60 international brands, Dolly is perfectly placed to not only advise clients on fitness but also in sports nutrition.   

Michael Yankey - Duty Manager/Personal Trainer

Michael has been a fitness instructor for the last 13 years and a martial arts instrctor for the last 8 years. Along side personal training, Michael is the only UK qualified Rip:60 Master Trainer. Michael is qualified in nutrition and specialises in plyometric fitness and conditioning exercises. As founder and owner of Pulse Personal Training with his business partner and good friend, Cameron, Michael prescribes programmes to the highest standard. Michael is also a 3rd Dan black belt.  

Winston/Cameron - Duty Manager/Personal Trainer/Sports Massage Therapist

Co-Owner of Pulse Personal Training. Cameron, an ex ameatur boxer has been in the personal training industry for over ten years. He has toured the country prescribing personal training programmes to every type of indivdual from the average man/woman to the very wealthy. Specialising in strenght and conditioning for athletes. After selling his personal training company Cameron has chosen to invested much of his time and effort in Fitness Xchange. Cameron is one of the greates assets to the club and is offering a free starter programme to all new gym members.


Emma Yankey - Owner of Priority Beauty

Founder and owner of Priority Beauty. Emma offers Gel, Acrylic and Swarovski nails together with a mixture of many different nail art, including 3D art. With her blend of beauty and creativity, she delivers nails/nail art at its best.