You are about to go on a deep dive into the best gyms in Augusta and everything you need to know about fitness and working out near you. It won’t take us long cover the full spectrum for you.
The best gyms in Augusta will be the topic of our first section, but after that we still will have a lot to get to. We will talk about the best places to go for spinning and indoor cycling, as well as the best boxing and MMA gyms you will find in your area.
Up next we will get into the best pilates and yoga studios near you. Other topics on working out like bootcamps and barre exercises will be covered as the post goes along.
Of course you don’t always need to go to the gym to get a sweat in so some of the top outdoor recreation areas in the city will be listed as well. And following all of that we will talk about where you can buy sporting goods and home gym equipment in Augusta.
Don’t leave before you see our area map towards the end that has all of these spots pinned, and you are also welcome to check out our other posts on this part of the country at that link if you are interested.
Best Gyms In Augusta
Here is our list of the best gyms in Augusta for working out:
- Wilson Family YMCA at 3570 Wheeler Rd
- Gordon Fitness Center at 29607 Barnes Ave
- McDuffie Woods Community Center at 3431 Old McDuffie Rd
- Oxygen Fitness Studio at 357 Highland Ave
- Gold’s Gym at 596 Bobby Jones Expy #130
- Planet Fitness at 222 Bobby Jones Expy
- Active Climbing at 643 S Old Belair Rd, Grovetown
At the Wilson Family YMCA you will find a swimming pool, indoor and outdoor basketball courts, walking tracks, taekwondo classes, bootcamps, and childcare. Gordon Fitness Center offers racquetball courts and lots of fitness classes including spinning, belly dancing, and zumba.
McDuffie Woods Community Center has tennis courts and an indoor and outdoor basketball court. A variety of local fitness classes including some for spinning, yoga, pilates, and barre are available at Oxygen Fitness Studio.
Gold’s Gym is open 24/7 and you can try their group cycling classes, yoga, belly dancing, or zumba classes. Another good 24 hour gym near you is Planet Fitness.
Active Climbing is Augusta’s first and only indoor climbing gym and one of the best in the region. They are dedicated to bouldering, indoor rock climbing, fitness, and much more.
Spinning & Indoor Cycling Classes Near You
We aren’t aware of any dedicated spinning or indoor cycling studios in your area but many of the best gyms in town offer spinning classes like Gordon Fitness Center, Oxygen Fitness Studio, Gold’s Gym, and Planet Fitness.
Boxing & MMA Gyms
Fighting can be another great way to get some cardio and the best boxing and MMA gyms in Augusta are:
- Southeast Jeet Kune Do at 102 Shartom Dr
- Augusta Boxing Club at 1929 Walton Way
- Augusta Jiu-Jitsu Academy at 1803 Central Ave
- Greubel’s Mixed Martial Arts at 4014 Columbia Rd, Martinez
Yoga & Pilates Studios In Augusta
There are also many good yoga and pilates studios near you to get your fitness in like:
- Space Yoga Studio at 1502 Monte Sano Ave
- The Yoga Center at 501 West Ave
- Club Pilates at 621 Mullins Colony Dr, Evans
Local yoga classes can also be found at Gordon Fitness Center and Oxygen Fitness Studio, plus Oxygen has pilates classes too. We hope you understand that there are far too many varieties of poses and techniques like vinyasa, hot, bikram hatha flow, ashtanga, power and many more for us to know exactly what you are after.
The above studios should cover just about all of your needs.
The Burn Boot Camp at 4490 Washington Road in Evans and the Wilson Family YMCA and Oxygen Fitness Studio both have workout bootcamps too.
Pure Barre at 2907 Washington Road #202 is a good dedicated studio, and Oxygen Fitness also provides barre classes near you.
Best Places For Outdoor Recreation Near You
As we mentioned before the gyms in Augusta are not the only places to workout. Many people prefer to run or ride bikes outside and some great places for outdoor recreation are:
- Augusta Canal Heritage Area
- Savannah Rapids Pavilion
- Forks Area Trail System
- Augusta Riverwalk
- North Augusta Greeneway
- Bike Phinizy Swamp Nature Park
- River Levee Trail
Where To Buy Sporting Goods In Augusta
You may need to buy some things that will help you work out or visit the gym, and the best sporting goods stores in Augusta are:
Home Gym Equipment
Fitness Plus Exercise Equipment at 3740 Washington Road #2 provides both the sale and service of home and commercial fitness equipment. They have a large selection of exercise equipment and accessories to choose from, from treadmills to free weights.
Dick’s Sporting Goods also sells home fitness and cardio equipment. By the way we have also written a:
- Athens Gym & Fitness Guide
- Charlotte Gym & Fitness Guide
- Atlanta Gym & Fitness Guide
- Shreveport Gym & Fitness Guide
Enjoy Working Out At Augusta Gyms
Well guys, for now that is all that we have to share with you. After reading about all of those gyms, spinning classes, yoga studios, outdoor recreation spots, and places to buy equipment for working out near you you should feel a lot better about what comes next. We will be back often to update this page so that these lists stay current.
If you notice that we got something wrong or if you have any of your own local fitness tips to add please use the comments at the bottom of this post to let us know. Have fun visiting the best gyms in Augusta or working out in whichever way you prefer.