Finding a Good Gym in London

If you want to do something for your health and fitness, simply going to the gym once or twice a week is likely not gonna cut it. This is especially true for all those folks who are new to fitness routines and who don’t know how to use what particular type of fitness equipment properly.

Class of young adults follow a personal trainer in stretching exercises. Horizontal shot.

Class of young adults follow a personal trainer in stretching exercises. Horizontal shot.

This is why I always say that when folks are looking for a gym they should choose those where they also offer you a personal trainer.

A personal trainer can be invaluable not only for the beginner but also for the more experienced folks if they want to get their exercise routines up a notch or two!

Unfortunately, not a lot of gyms in London are offering personal trainers any more.

Today it’s all about the cheapest membership prices here in London. This means that service and the overall quality of gyms is steadily declining, at least this is how it seems to me.

As an alternative to personal trainers you can also check out those gyms that offer complete training courses. Such a course can be quite fun since you will be exercising with a group of like-minded folks and of course there will be a trainer as well. London Fields Fitness in Hackney is one of those gyms I consider very good from the many gyms in East London. I also like the variety of training classes they have.

Whether you’re looking for a good gym, need a personal trainer in Hackney or want to attend training classes for yoga or weight loss, you should always take your time before you sign up with a gym. The most important thing is that you don’t let membership prices blind you. You’ll only know what you will be getting for your money once you visit the gym a few times. In many cases, what looks cheap and good on paper first might turn out wasted money.