How accessible are gym and leisure facilities?

Disability Rights UK and Love Productions invite you to take part in a survey for Channel 4’s health series ‘Health Hacks’ [working title] looking at how accessible gym and leisure facilities are for all users. The survey should take between five and ten minutes depending on how much information you wish to share. Please respond by noon on Monday 16 December 2019. The data will be shared between Disability Rights UK and Love Productions for research purposes. Your responses are anonymous. Please do not provide any personal details in your responses. Thank you!

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* 1. Do you consider yourself to be a disabled person?

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* 2. Have you used a gym/pool/leisure centre in the last seven days?

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* 3. In your opinion, are gyms/leisure centres a welcoming place for disabled people?

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* 4. Do you think disabled people are treated equally to non-disabled people by gyms and leisure centres?

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* 5. In your opinion, do staff at gyms and leisure centres adequately understand the needs of disabled people?

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* 6. In your opinion, do staff at gyms and leisure centres have adequate equality training?

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* 7. Do you feel a disabled fitness instructor would be more likely to understand your capabilities?

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* 8. Is it important to you that gyms/leisure centres have accessible facilities?

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* 9. In your experience, do gyms/leisure centres have accessible facilities? (eg clear walkways, step-free access, grab rails, hoists, wheelchair accessible equipment, easy to open doors.)

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* 10. In your experience, do gyms/leisure centres have enough/big enough accessible toilets?

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* 11. In your experience, do gyms/leisure centres have enough/big enough accessible changing areas?

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* 12. Does your gym/leisure centre provide accessible loos/changing areas which are not annexed into other areas, such as family areas?

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* 13. In your experience do gyms/leisure centres only provide accessible toilets and changing areas as part of family change areas?

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* 14. Has your gym/leisure centre made adjustments at your request to be accessible to you?

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* 15. Is it important to you that gyms/leisure centres have accessible gym equipment?

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* 16. In your experience, do gyms/leisure centres have accessible gym equipment?

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* 17. Do you find accessible features (eg lifts, powered doors, showers, workout equipment) are often broken?

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* 18. Have you had a negative experience in a gym/leisure centre?

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* 19. Are you currently a member of a gym/leisure centre?

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* 20. If you answered no to question 18, would you like to be a member of a gym/leisure centre?

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* 21. Is there a gym/leisure centre local to you that you would like to join?

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* 22. Do you agree with the following statement: “I can’t be a member of gym or leisure centre, because they are simply not set up for me.”

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* 23. What's the biggest barrier to you getting active at a gym or leisure centre?

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* 24. How would you change things to make leisure centres more accessible to you?

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* 25. Can you share any examples of when a gym or leisure centre has implemented good accessibility?

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* 26. Is there anything else you would like to share with us about your experiences at gyms/leisure centres?

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