All of the membership rules contained herein apply equally to members, temporary members and guests alike.
All reference to the ‘Club’ refers to Goldstone Gym & Fitness, its staff, employees, sub contractors, agents and representatives. Facilities refer to the gymnasium, showers, saunas, changing rooms and fitness studios where applicable.
Members of the club are bound, as a condition of membership, to comply with the rules set out below. This is to ensure that the facilities are properly and safely used and that all members have full advantage of them without interfering with the enjoyment of others.
All memberships are Non-Transferable & Non-Refundable.
All members must be over 16 to avail of facilities and services provided at Goldstone Gym & Fitness.
Goldstone Gym & Fitness is a private members club and the management reserve the right to refuse membership to any individual without cause. Refrences may be required on a case by case basis and Garda checks will also be run on a case by case basis. Failure to pass a Garda check will result in membership termination and the refusal of entry again.
Covid-19 restrictions, members will be required to follow government guidance and advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET). These restrictions may include reduced services, restricted access and or temporary closure of the club. In the event of any government ordered temporary closure all memberships will be frozen for the closed period and will restart upon reopening; no time will be lost on membership agreements and no fees will be deducted during closure. Refunds will not be available as a result of Covid-19 restrictions or closures.
Membership may be renewed on payment of the prevailing fee and in accordance with the terms and conditions then in force.
By joining the club, members automatically accept and agree to be bound by these conditions of membership.
The club may withdraw use of all or part of the club for the purpose of undertaking maintenance work or any other work considered necessary for a maximum period of seven working days.
All members must scan their finger for access to the building on each visit to the club.
Entry will only be permitted to those with a valid membership, in date and in credit. If you have an amount due to be paid on your account you won’t be able to enter the building.
As a member you agree to comply with the rules of the club with regards to use of the facilities, opening hours and your conduct. The club may make reasonable changes to these rules, from time to time, provided the club gives advance notice of these changes.
You may, at your own discretion and expense, obtain personal insurance for loss, injury or damage that you might sustain arising from use of the club. You exercise at your own discretion and accept any injury or illness brought on by exercise is your own responsibility.
Members wishing to report on accidents, incidents, or problems with services at the club should contact the Duty Manager (simply ask at reception desk upstairs) or can email firstname.lastname@example.org in confidence.
In the event of a breach of membership rules and regulations the Club reserves the right of admission and may reserve the right to require any member or guest to leave the premises. Any member found in breach of rules or commiting an illegal act, including theft, will be asked to permanently leave the club and be barred from ever entering the club again.
Bank Card Direct Debit Payments
On selecting the Pay Monthly membership options, members will be required to pay the associated registration fee (if applicable) and the 1st-month membership fee in advance. Members are required to agree to the normal terms and conditions of payment.
This is a recurring monthly charge. Membership Fees will be debited from the member's account, using their given bank debit/credit card, on or around their join date each month. The club may offer various MINIMUM FIXED TERM AGREEMENTS on Pay Monthly memberships these can range from 3 months to 12 months depending on the offer at the time. Members who have chosen a FIXED TERM pay monthly agreement will NOT have a cancel option until after the Fixed Term, after that time they will have the option to cancel at any time.
Members who have chosen the Pay Monthly options with NO FIXED TERM can cancel or freeze their agreement at any time, by simply logging in to their Member Area online and pressing the "Cancel" button.
Instructions to END or CANCEL memberships must be sent in writing by post or by email to email@example.com. Instructions to cancel or freeze WILL NOT be taken in person or over the phone.
Members are required to keep their account in funds to meet these payments. In the event of the failure to pay the monthly membership fee, missed payments will be re-submitted for payment by Goldstone Fitness Limited. Goldstone Fitness Limited reserves the right to cancel membership if payment is not received. Access to the facility will be denied until said payment is received and if payment is not received, and cancellation occurs, the registration fee becomes applicable again on re-joining.
These arrears of fees must be paid by Credit or Debit card online using the Member Area.
Failure to meet direct debit fee – In the event of the failure to pay the monthly direct debit fee, you will first be notified that your membership has been temporarily stopped until the balance is paid.
Lockers are provided for the use of members and their guests.
Lockers may not be used overnight. Members who do so are liable to find that the lockers are opened and locker contents removed. Removal of such items is strictly at the members own risk.
Padlocks may be purchased at reception.
In the interest of safety and security please use the lockers provided. The club will have no liability for goods taken from the changing rooms or lockers.
The club reserves the right to vary the opening hours as considered necessary for the proper operation of the centre.
Guests of members are welcome to use the facilities & services of the club, by purchasing a 1 day gym pass online. Guest Day Passes can also be purchased using cash from the vending machine at reception for a fee of €10. There is no limit to the number of day passes a person can purchase/use.
Safety & Hygiene
Throughout the course of your membership with the club, regular health and medical screening should be sought from your General Practitioner.
Our member's safety during the COVID-19 pandemic is our main priority and we have introduced a number of measures in the club to help protect members and staff. Please follow this link for our COVID-19 operating procedures.
Before using the fitness facilities, you should go through a basic introductory session which can be found in your welcome email, followed by further sessions (as necessary) to ensure that you understand the equipment and adopt a safe training regime that suits your needs. This is only available through booking with a club personal trainer or purchasing a Fit Plan through our website here.
It is necessary that all members and guests of the club wear appropriate, clean attire and footwear when using the studio and gym.
If you feel dizzy, faint, unwell or feel any unusual pain then you must stop exercising and inform a member of staff immediately.
Members cannot train in the club without a hand towel. In the interest of hygiene, members must wipe down each piece of equipment after use.
Studio users are advised to inform the instructor of any injuries, pains, or concerns prior to the class starting.
Payment Terms & Conditions – Goldstone Gym & Fitness Ltd
All of the membership rules contained herein apply equally to members, temporary members, guests to our clubs and website users and visitors alike.
Your Rights and Responsibilities Using Our Website
Terms and Conditions for accessing this website
1. By using this site you agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms you should not access and/or use our website or communicate in any way with the server hosting this website, namely, but not limited to,www.goldstonefitness.ie
2. Henceforth in this legal declaration, you the website user, or associated parties will be known as either "you" or "the client". We, Goldstone Fitness Ltd. will be known as "We", "Us" or "Our Company", our general or individual assets will be addressed by the prefix "Our".
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1. If any provisions of these terms and conditions are found to be illegal, outdated, less legally preferable in a legal action or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect. We refuse to accept liability for parties who do not make us openly aware of faults and later deny such observations in legal action - Access our website at your own, sole risk and liability without exception.
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