Gyms Around Quezon City
By Therese Aseoche
Stop procrastinating that “Balik Alindog” Program you’ve set for yourself. Get out and get fit at these gyms and fitness centers around Quezon City!
Fitness and Self-Defense Techniques (F.I.S.T.) Gym offers a variety of martial arts classes: boxing, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, wrestling, mixed martial arts, and Filipino martial arts. They also provide strength and conditioning sessions and fighter’s training for those who aspire to compete in amateur or professional ranks.
Schedules and rates depend on the class, but rates range from Php300 to Php450 per session for non-members (Php200 to Php350 for members). Members of the gym can enjoy the Weekend Warrior Promo every Friday where rates for a class can go as low as Php100.
Spark Place, P. Tuazon Blvd. cor. 10th Ave., Cubao, Quezon City
(+632) 961-9078 | Facebook
Open every day for 24 hours
Snap Fitness is one of the only gyms that are open for business 24/7, perfect for the early risers and the nocturnal. It gives its visitors the best value for their money with affordable rates and a 7-Day Free Trial. Other than a gym, you can also enjoy group classes like yoga, zumba, and Pilates.
Platinum Executive Gym and Health Club
19-21 1st St. corner Gilmore Avenue, Brgy. Valencia, New Manila, Quezon City
(+632) 410-3370, (+632) 410-3379| Facebook, Website
Open Monday to Friday from 6a.m. to 10p.m., Saturday to Sunday from 8a.m. to 8p.m.
This executive club has everything you’d want in a fitness center. They have strength conditioning and cardio equipment for you to use while getting one-on-one training from a personal trainer. There’s also a studio for attending group classes or just for you to stretch after a workout. And after pushing yourself to your limit, you can get some much needed pampering at the private massage rooms that also offer a variety of treatment programs, at the entertainment area, the Jacuzzi and Dry Sauna area, and lap pool among many other amenities!
2F, Metrolane Shopping Arcade, P. Tuazon Boulevard corner 20th Avenue, Project 4, Cubao, Quezon City
One of the most affordable gyms around this city is Tara Gym Bodybuilding and Aerobics Center which doesn’t ask for any joining fees or membership fees. They have the basic equipment and facilities but are known most for their group dance and fitness sessions. It’s the perfect place for those who don’t want to spend too much to stay fit.