In large towns, we have lots of local gyms, but options for specialty gyms are limited. This article provides information on a few in the area. I hope this guide helps you find satisfaction for your specific needs. Contact information is provided below for inquiries on hours of operation and other information.
Just for Women
The Pink Physique(1), a women’s fitness center open 7 days/week, is located in the Plantation Village shopping center at 6255 Zebulon Road, Macon Ga. This gym is geared toward meeting the needs of women of all ages while providing a comfortable boutique-like environment.
The Pink Physique was rated “Best of the Best” in 2013 by The Telegraph. They offer personal training, group classes, and boot camp, as well as the use of a sauna and many types of exercise equipment. Group classes include cardio, boxing, sculpting, dance, and more. According to testimonials, the personal trainers encourage women, cheer them on, and help them incorporate healthy eating into their new life-style. A three-day pass, and a free 3 day meal plan is available.
Bangkok Boxing Fitness, voted top kickboxing studio in 2012 by the Atlanta Magazine, has centers in Atlanta and Gwinnett. Classes can be scheduled with founder Khunpon Dechkampu (Atlanta Muay Thai legend and 5 time World Champion), as well as other highly trained instructors. Their focus is on Fitness Kickboxing; working with you to tone up, learn cardio kickboxing, self-defense, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai or other MMA (mixed martial arts) techniques. They offer boot camp, cross-combat, and personal training.
Bangkok Boxing Midtown(2) (owned by Bangkok Boxing Fitness) is located at 1019 Collier Rd. Atlanta, GA. Join them and learn real fighting techniques and strategies within the art of Muay Thai; a great workout that helps you lose weight, tone muscle, increase energy and learn self-defense. Everyone is welcome, from the beginner student and up. Clients love this awesome place, there’s lots of variety, and really good instructors. You can sign up for a free fitness session.
Stone Summit(3), 3701 Presidential Parkway Atlanta, Ga., is impressive, adventurous, and unforgettable. For amateurs, they offer Staff-Assisted Climbing, but to enjoy climbing without help, you can take their one hour class. The facility is great for individuals, pairs, or groups. You can book birthday parties and register for summer camps for kids. Visit them online to for a 3600 virtual tour of the gym.
Physical Therapy Gyms
Looking for traditional physical therapy services prescribed by your physician, a personalized wellness program, or aquatic therapy? Try The Hammonds Centre(4): 4523 Forsyth Road Macon, GA. At this establishment, physical therapy is performed by licensed therapists who treat a variety of conditions, working closely with each patient to determine a treatment goal and develop a personalized plan. Therapy may include aquatic therapy performed in a warm, private, indoor pool.
Patients report The Hammonds Centre offers state of the art therapy and treatment, and the therapists strive for perfection; combining their knowledge, training and passion for individual therapeutic needs to make every session enjoyable and beneficial. The environment offers a clean, comforting experience. Most insurance carriers are accepted.
(1)The Pink Physique (478) 254-3220 http://www.thepinkphysique.com
(2)Bangkok Boxing Midtown (404)-603-9898 http://bangkokboxingfitness.com
(3)Stone Summit (678) 720-9882 http://www.ssclimbing.com
(4)The Hammonds Centre (478)-254-7010 http://thehammondscentre.com