Planet Fitness

 About

Planet Fitness currently has 40 health clubs located nationwide (including Platinum and JustGym clubs). Their premium facilities vary and include the best equipment and facilities such as indoor tartan running tracks, heated swimming pools, Ladies-only facility, internationally renowned training programmes like Zumba, Bikram and the latest functional training craze, Cross Training.

Save up to 75% when you join a Planet Fitness or JustGym health club near you if:

  • You are a Vitality member (main member or spouse)
  • You are 18 years and older
  • Pay the once-off activation fee of only R1 995
  • Pay the tag fee of R100
  • Visit the gym at least 36 times in a rolling 12-month period

What the Vitality gym benefit offers you

  • Dependents six years and older and adults earn 100 Vitality points per workout, per day.
  • Your adult dependents 18 years and older get 50% off their monthly gym fees.
  • Children younger than 18 years get free gym access – but only if you or your spouse uses the Vitality gym benefit.

Remember you can enjoy up to 100% off your monthly membership fees based on the number of Vitality Active Rewards goals you achieve in a particular month. ACTIVATE NOW

Need to Know

- If you joined Planet Fitness or Just Gym on or after 01 January 2010:

  • Once-off activation fee of R1 995
  • Tag fee R100
  • Planet Fitness offers three membership options for you to choose from:
  Type of gym access: You save:
You or your spouse Local (one gym) 75% off the standard monthly fee
  National (any gym, except Platinum gyms) 60% off the standard monthly fee
Planet Platinum (any gym) 50% off the standard monthly fee
For Adult dependants (over the age of 18 years) Local , National, Platinum 50% off the standard monthly fee
For child dependants (under the age of 18 years) Local or National (except Planet Platinum gyms & JustGym Clubs) Free gym access – but only if you or your spouse uses the Vitality gym benefit.

Please note: If you do not visit the gym at least 36 times in a rolling 12-month period, you will still have access to the gym, but your discount will reduce to 50% off the standard gym fees every month.
View a full set of gym benefit rules here.

- If you joined Planet Fitness before 01 January 2010:

  • There is no monthly fee for the first member on a Local membership
  • There is a reduced monthly fee for the spouse
  • There is a reduced monthly fee for a National and Planet Platinum membership.
Type of health club membership Type of Vitality membership 2018 monthly fees:
Local (one gym) Spouse R232
National (any gym, except Planet Platinum gyms) First member R206.80
  Spouse R438.80
(R232 paid Planet Fitness)
(R206.80 paid to Vitality)
First member R580.04
Planet Fitness Platinum (any gym) Spouse R812.04
(R232 paid Planet Fitness)
(R580.04 paid to Vitality)
Adult dependants (over the age of 18 years) Adult dependent 50% off the standard monthly fees
For child dependants (under the age of 18 years) Local or National (except Platinum gyms & JustGym Clubs) Free gym access – but only if you or your spouse uses the Vitality gym benefit.

If you don’t visit the gym at least 36 times in a rolling 12-month period, your gym benefit will be cancelled.

View a full set of gym benefit rules here.

-How to keep your current gym benefit

  • Visit the gym at least 36 times in a rolling 12-month period.
  • Only one gym visit a day will be counted towards this total.

-Earn Vitality fitness points

  • Remember to always take your tag with you and swipe it at the turnstile to record your visits.
  • Adults can each earn 100 Vitality points for one visit a day, up to a maximum of 30 000 Vitality fitness points a year (per member).
  • Dependents between six and 18 years old can earn 100 Vitality points for one visit a day, up to a maximum of 20 000 Vitality points, per year.
  • To check your points go to the Vitality Points Monitor. It will show you how many times you have visited the gym in the previous 12 months. Your points will take a four days to reflect.
  • You can track and view your gym visits with the Vitality Gym Tracker on the ‘Gyms, devices and fitness’ page. Just remember, you must be logged in to view your Vitality Gym Tracker information.

Get Started

  • Choose a Planet Fitness Health Club online at www.planetfitness.co.za or call the club you intend joining to find out about the health clubs.
  • Go to your chosen health club, sign up and pay the necessary fees.
  • Remember to take along your Discovery membership card and banking details for the monthly fees where applicable.
  • Start enjoying your workouts immediately!