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8 Fort Lauderdale Gyms That Will Help You Keep In Shape Throughout The New Year

2018 is upon us, and it’s time for resolutions, new beginnings and becoming our healthiest selves. New year’s resolutions can be hard to keep throughout the year, but we’re here to lend you a helping hand for your new fitness goals.

No matter your preferred workout type, we have you covered with our list of new gyms and special deals in Fort Lauderdale to make keeping your resolution throughout the entire year a little bit easier.

1. Buddha Farm

The yoga co-op opened in August 2017 and offers a space for certified yoga instructors to manage and teach their specifically designed classes. The 1,000-square foot studio looks out into the tranquil garden and offers more than a dozen classes weekly. Buddha Farm has free yoga mats and an outdoor shower available for use.

1100 NE Fifth Terrace, Fort Lauderdale; 754.600.1293; thebuddhafarm.com

2. Upload Fitness

The forward-thinking fitness club that opened fall 2017 uses heart rate-based training to enhance fitness levels and burn calories. Upload Fitness offers high intensity interval training, spinning, personal training, cardio, free weights and a variety of classes. All new members who sign up in January will receive a free heart-rate monitor.

928 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale; 954.617.6468; uploadfitness.com

3. 4U Fitness

The innovative gym opened its Fort Lauderdale location at the start of this year. 4U Fitness uses E-Fit Training, which combines muscle-stimulating devices and workouts to get the results of a 90-minute workout in 20 minutes. The devices send electrical impulses to the muscles, causing them to contract and relax, so the entire body is stimulated simultaneously. The gym offers both personal training and group classes.

1137 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale; 800.421.5850; 4u-fitness.com

4. The Fit Shop

The Fort Lauderdale training studio is launching a six-week jumpstart transformation challenge on Jan. 15. Learn about the nutritional coaching and classes offered at informational sessions on Jan. 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Jan. 13 at noon. The Fit Shop Fort Lauderdale members can join the challenge for $30 and non-members will be offered a $149 rate that includes unlimited classes. Challengers will test their bodies through a series of fitness mile markers to see how they can improve their performances.

729 NE Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954.769.1885; thefitshop.com

5. Wellness Achieved 

The Pilates and yoga studio aims to help you create a more adaptable and pliable body. Yoga, mat Pilates and reformer classes are available six days a week. Wellness Achieved specializes in working with people with special conditions and can create a program that will strengthen you and ensure safety. During January, the studio’s deal is unlimited classes of any type for $200.

3000 E. Commercial Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954.600.9828; wellnessachieved.com

6. HIT Fitness Warehouse 

The performance and training facility is geared towards those looking for intense training to get serious results. HIT Fitness offers classes and open gym Mondays through Saturdays. For the new year, get one month unlimited membership for $97 and the second month free.

1417 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 754.444.8348; hitfitnesswarehouse.com

7. Ride Element

The indoor cycling and fitness studio opens later this spring in downtown Oakland Park. Each well-planned cycling class is designed with detail to create emotion and eliminate boredom. Ride Element will offer private showers with spa-grade products, a fully stocked blow dry bar, generous changing rooms and a beverage and snack bar. 

3496 NE 12th Ave., Oakland Park; 954.280.7433; therideelement.com

8. Powerhouse Gym

Broward County’s first Powerhouse gym is set to open this spring in The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale. The nearly 22,000-square foot gym will feature high-quality exercise equipment, training programs and fitness classes, which include aerobics, yoga and spin cycling. Other amenities will include tanning, a juice bar, massage therapy and spacious locker rooms.

2414 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954.990.7510; pgfortlauderdale.com

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