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How to get started?

How to get started?

To join SWEAT or change your membership simply select and complete the appropriate membership form below:

BOPDHB Staff Membership

BOPDHB Staff and Buddy membership form [PDF, 824KB]

BOPDHB Associated Organisation Membership

BOPDHB SWEAT Associated Organisation membership [PDF, 930KB] - ($20 joining fee) - Contact SWEAT to ensure your organisation qualifies for SWEAT membership.

Note: Both forms also include the option to join a friend or family member as your Buddy ($20 joining fee applies).

Send completed forms via email to

Alternatively you can send to:

C/- Marcus Vercoe (SWEAT Manager)
First Floor, Pohutukawa House
Tauranga Hospital
Private Bag 12024
Tauranga 3143

Once we have received and processed your SWEAT application, you will receive an email confirming your SWEAT membership is active. You will also be invited to attend a complimentary orientation session, with one of our qualified trainers, where you will be taken through and introduced to all the equipment, programmes and services we provide members.  This session is specifically aimed at ensuring you are given the necessary information to help you achieve your fitness goals in the fastest, safest and most effective ways possible.

To make an appointment to meet with a trainer simply reply to your confirmation of membership email, or contact SWEAT directly at the following:


Ph SWEAT: 07 579 8956 (extn 8956)

For further information about joining SWEAT, or to arrange a time to view the facilities before joining, please contact SWEAT at the above details.

Finally, you are required to read and abide by the SWEAT Rules once registered with access to SWEAT.