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Best Gyms in
Memphis
2020

Why These Gyms?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Memphis Gyms on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

CrossFit901

Located at The Box in Memphis, CrossFit901 is a CrossFit gym offering classes and private coaching. CrossFit Certified Trainers design the training program, which is intended for individuals of all fitness levels. All workouts are supervised by trainers adjusted to each individual’s capabilities to ensure that the workout is safe and effective. The team also provides diet and nutrition advice. The facility offers free trials for those who want to find out if CrossFit is right for them before joining.

Energy Fitness

Energy Fitness is an award-winning boutique personal training studio in downtown Memphis, Tennessee, that has offered personal training and nutrition coaching to the area since 2002. Additional services include facials, body contouring wraps, and spray tanning, as well as healing arts services such as massage therapy, reiki, intuitive healing, astrological readings, hypnotherapy, past life regression, and energy work.

552 South Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103

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Envision Memphis

Envision Memphis is a private health club and full gym offering a variety of fitness classes and personal training options to members in the greater Memphis area. The facility offers a range of classes including cardio kickboxing, yoga, capoeira, H.I.I.T., and boot camp. Staff provides one-on-one personal training sessions and nutrition demos, as well as corporate wellness seminars and classes designed to help the whole office get in shape. Memberships include discounts on workshops, training seminars, and courses offered on-site.

Exercise Unlimited

Exercise Unlimited buys, sells, and trades new and used commercial and residential gym equipment at their 20,000 square foot Memphis warehouse. The team specializes in planning and designing custom home gyms and exercise facilities for community centers, schools, businesses, churches, and other organizations. They also provide fitness equipment service and repairs, including gym flooring sales and installation. The facility has maintenance agreements and financing options for interested customers. Individuals can view a range of inventory online or at the warehouse.

Memphis, TN 38103

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Faction Strength and Conditioning

Locally owned and operated since 2007, Faction Strength and Conditioning is a CrossFit gym serving clients in Memphis and the surrounding communities. The team of coaches uses the Faction fitness methodology, a combination of traditional personal training and CrossFit, to help clients make fitness a regular part of their lives. Classes involve programming that uses a system of constantly changing, high-intensity movements.

Fusion Fitness

Fusion Fitness is a family owned and operated wellness center offering a range of training options for those living in Memphis and the surrounding communities. The team of certified personal trainers design individualized training programs that help clients reach their fitness goals, while the group’s certified nutrition specialists can nutritional counseling for weight loss and wellness. The facility also offers boot camps and group classes including Fusion Barre, Kids Fusion, Core Strength, Yoga, and Power Cardio.

inbalance FITNESS

Located in the unique Historic Cooper-Young neighborhood, inbalance FITNESS is a boutique Memphis fitness center that provides personal training for individuals, partners, and small groups with varying health and fitness goals. The team of nationally certified personal trainers help each client design and implement a safe and specialized exercise program to help them meet their goals. The team specializes in helping post-rehab clients who are recovering from surgeries, joint replacements, and orthopedic injuries.

InsideOut

Since 1996, InsideOut has been implementing fitness programs designed to strengthen the body, mind, and spirit. This privately owned, long-standing Memphis gym offers a variety of free classes for members including box aerobics, spin, rowing, TRX, Tai Chi, Yoga, and Kriya yoga meditation. The staff also includes certified personal trainers who provide one-on-one training as well as massage therapists who offer therapeutic massage therapy services.

Klein Fitness

Klein Fitness is a gym offering affordable and professional personal training options to clients living in and around the Memphis area. Clients can work with a certified personal trainer to create a personalized training program that will allow them to reach their health and fitness goals. The facility offers free fitness consultations, and pricing varies for one-on-one and partner training sessions. Klein Fitness also offers a limited number of memberships on a monthly or yearly basis.

Midtown Krav Maga

Midtown Krav Maga is a Krav Maga self-defense and cardio kickboxing gym serving clients in Memphis and the surrounding areas. With over 20 years of combined experience, the team offers a number of convenient Krav Maga classes for beginners through the advanced level. Midtown Krav Maga also features XXL Cardio Heavy Bag classes, offering a 1-hour high-intensity cardio kickboxing, as well as Krav Maga Fitness classes, which provide a boot-camp style workout designed to help individuals work on their core.

NBS Fitness

Located in Cordova, NBS Fitness is a training facility designed to help those living in Memphis and the surrounding areas get serious about their training. The gym features dumbbells up to 150 lbs., tires from 300 to 1000, prowlers and sleds, hammer strength circuit, band, and 25 yards of indoor turf. The facility also has Elite FTS competition benches, collegiate squat racks, and monolift as well as Olympic platforms, bars, and weights. The team offers personal training, sports development, and partner, group, and team training.

Q4Fitness

Q4Fitness is a Memphis gym offering a variety of options to meet each client’s fitness needs. The facility features a functional team training gym, cardio deck with a variety of machines, group fitness, and spin classes as well as strength training equipment. Staff also provides personal training, small group training, and team training. Other amenities include an onsite child care facility, locker room, sauna, and nutrition shop with smoothie bar.

Memphis, TN 38117

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The Box

The Box is a Memphis gym offering CrossFit, Krav Maga, and Kickboxing classes to members in and around the area. The team offers classes for all experience levels from the novice to the elite athlete. The classes are tailored to each specific individual and their current level of fitness. Membership prices vary depending on the which options a customer chooses. The facility offers free trials for those who would like to drop into any of the classes before signing up.

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