Why Train Here?

At Battleground, you’ll be training at Swindon’s premier functional fitness facility and enjoy the benefits of from the wide range of professional equipment, the type and style of fitness classes we run and have our vastly experienced and highly qualified trainers at your disposal.

With over 30 years of combined experience in the Fitness Industry and Personal Training arena, the following is a snapshot of the qualifications our current staff hold. We highly recommend that you come and visit our gym, meet the Battleground team who are happy to answer your questions.

Fitness Instruction & Personal Training Qualifications

  • Level 4 Strength and Conditioning
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer
  • Level 3 Sports Conditioning
  • British Army Physical Training Instructor
  • Level 2 Gym/Fitness Instructor
  • Level 2 Award in Instructing Weightlifting
  • Level 2 Instructing Physical Activity to Children

Continued Professional Development

  • Functional Therapist
  • GIFT Faculty Member
  • FMR specialist
  • Boxfit Instructor
  • Suspension Trainer (TRX)
  • Master Kettlebell Instructor
  • Level 1 Kettlebells Instructor
  • Level 2 Advanced Kettlebell Instructor
  • Gun-eX Instructor
  • Gym Jones Fundamentals
  • Indoor Cycling Instructor

Physical Therapy

  • Level 4 Sports Remedial Massage Therapist
  • Level 3 Sports Massage Therapist
  • Qualified Myofascial Dry Cupping
  • Qualified Kinesiology Taping
  • Qualified Dry Needling

Specialist Coaching and Qualifications

  • CrossFit Level 1 Trainer
  • CrossFit Gymnastics Trainer
  • Level 2 Weight Lifting Coach
  • Level 1 Powerlifting Coach
  • Olympic lifting for athletes coach
  • Level 2 Assistant Athletics Coach
  • Level 4 Diploma in Specialist Exercise Obesity and Diabetes
  • Level 3 Diploma in Exercise Referral
  • Level 3 Award in Designing Pre and Post Natal Exercise Programmes


  • Nutritional Coach Qualification
  • Nutrition for Health and Fitness Award
  • BSc (Hons) Nutrition

Professional Memberships

  • Associate membership of the UK Strength and Conditioning Association
  • UK Voluntary Register of Nutritionists – Registered Associate Nutritionist
  • UK Anti-Doping Advisor