The best gyms in Lincoln and everything you need to know about working out in your area is about to be covered in full detail. It won’t take us long to cover just about everything you need to know about your local fitness scene.
The best gyms near you will be how we kick this off but there is still plenty more to come after that. We will talk about the best places to go for spinning and indoor cycling, as well as the best boxing and MMA gyms you can visit in the city.
Once they have been fully broken down we will dive into the best pilates and yoga studios in your area. Other topics on working out near you like bootcamps and barre exercises will be getting their own sections in this fitness guide too.
You can easily get a sweat in outside of the best gyms so the top outdoor recreation areas in the region will get a mention. And following all of that we will talk about where you can buy sporting goods and home gym equipment in Lincoln.
There is a local fitness map at the end that will help you figure out where all of these places are located, plus you can look through more of our posts on the best gyms around the Midwest at that link if you want.
Best Gyms In Lincoln
Here is our list of the best gyms in Lincoln to get a great workout:
- Genesis Health Club East Lincoln at 1305 S 70th St
- Capital Athletic Club at 330 W P St
- Bryan LifePointe at 7501 S 27th St
- Cooper YMCA at 6767 S 14th St
- Good Life Fitness at 300 Speedway Cir
- Blue Moon Fitness at 1241 N 48th St
- Orangetheory Fitness at 8601 S 30th St
- Planet Fitness at 3020 Folkways Blvd
- Anytime Fitness at 4900 N 26th St
- UNL Outdoor Adventures Center at 930 N 14th St
- MW Climbing at 400 N 48th St #A01D
Genesis Health Club offers a lot including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, and indoor track, and basketball court. They also have courts for racquetball, pickleball, volleyball, and tennis.
Capital Athletic Club has indoor and outdoor pools in addition to racquetball courts. Bryan LifePointe has a swimming pool and various fitness classes. Cooper YMCA has a basketball court, a pool, and a rock climbing wall.
There is a special fitness area only for women at Blue Moon Fitness. Those that are trying to find a 24 hour gym in Lincoln can head to Anytime Fitness. Zumba classes can be found at Genesis Health Club, Bryan LifePointe, and Cooper YMCA.
Genesis Health Club and Bryan LifePointe have cardio dance classes. There is a rock climbing wall at UNL Outdoor Adventures Center and MW Climbing. Childcare is available at Genesis Health Club and Cooper YMCA.
Spinning & Indoor Cycling Classes
Fly at 201 North 13th Street is a really good spinning studio in your area and some other places we have listed that also have indoor cycling include Genesis Health Club, Capital Athletic Club, Bryan LifePointe, and Cooper YMCA
Boxing & MMA Gyms Near You
Fighting is also great cardio and the best boxing and MMA gyms near you are:
- 9Round Fitness at 2800 N 83rd St #C
- Southside Boxing Gym at 2008 O St
- CKO Kickboxing Lincoln at 400 N 48th St #C7
- Lincoln Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Center at 4707 Prescott Ave
- Tiger Rock Academy at 5900 S 85th St #100
Genesis Health Club and Capital Athletic Club from our initial best gyms near you list have kickboxing classes too.
Yoga & Pilates Studios In Lincoln
There are also many good yoga and pilates studios in Lincoln like:
- Juniper Spa & Yoga Studio at 2701 N 48th St #1
- Studio 4:8 Yoga at 4203 S 48th St
- Wild Root Yoga at 946 N 70th St
- Lincoln Yoga Center at 1551 Ridgeway Rd
- Lincoln Pilates Method at 6031 S 58th St #b
We have also linked you to Genesis Health Club, Capital Athletic Club, Bryan LifePointe, Cooper YMCA, and Fly who put on yoga classes in your area. Pilates classes are also available at Genesis Health Club, Capital Athletic Club, and Fly.
A couple of hours with Fit4Lincoln at 1359 South 33rd Street will get your blood pumping and other places that also have workout bootcamps include Genesis Health Club, Good Life Fitness, Bryan LifePointe, and Cooper YMCA.
Pure Barre at 2900 Pine Lake Road #E is a good dedicated fitness studio plus more barre classes can also be found at Genesis Health Club and Fly.
Best Places For Outdoor Recreation
You can workout pretty much anywhere so you don’t always have to go to the gym. Many people prefer to run or ride bikes when the weather is nice and some great places for outdoor recreation and fitness are:
- Billy Wolff Bike Trail
- Pioneer Park Nature Center
- Holmes Park & Lake
- Wilderness Park Trail
- MoPac East Trail
- Antelope Creek Trail
- Rock Island Trail
- Bison Trail
- Bowling Lake Park
- Trago Park
- Densmore Park
- Bethany Park
Where To Buy Sporting Goods In Lincoln
You may need to buy some things that will help you workout or visit the gym, and the best sporting goods stores in Lincoln are:
- Nebraska Sports at 6900 O St #114
- Scheels at 3030 Pine Lake Rd
- Dick’s Sporting Goods at 6100 O St
- Play It Again Sports at 800 N 48th St
- Best of Big Red at 6891 A St #105
- Lincoln Running Company at 1213 Q St
- The Moose’s Tooth at 720 N 27th St
- Racquet Corner at 3119 O St
- Austad’s Golf at 2801 Pine Lake Rd
Play It Again Sports is a good place to buy or sell new or used sporting goods in your area.
Home Gym Equipment Near You
Body Basics at 5651 South 56th Street is a good place to buy home gyms and fitness equipment plus Dick’s Sporting Goods and Play It Again Sports also sell workout equipment.
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Enjoy Working Out At Lincoln Gyms
Now that you have read about all of those gyms, spinning classes, yoga studios, outdoor recreation spots, and places to buy equipment for working out near you your confidence should be sky high. By the way, if you notice anything out of date on this page or if you have any of your own fitness tips to share please let us know in the comments.
Have fun visiting the best gyms in Lincoln or working out in whatever way you enjoy the most.