Aesthetic Climbing Gym boasts more than 8,000 square feet of climbing terrain, including an 80-foot long lead wall and a 130-foot long bouldering area. Despite the intimidating structures, the facility's founders?Jeremy Meza, Trevor Arndt, and Dillon Arndt?welcome all experience levels. Seasoned climbers can take a test to become outdoor certified and newcomers can take classes to learn the basics of bouldering, slack lining, and lead climbing. The indoor facility even has a separate area for private parties or attempts to re-create Stonehenge.
Equipment: Lagree Fitness Megaformer M3
Students Should Bring: Water and grip socks
Average Class Length: 30?60 minutes
Number of Staff: 1?5 people
Class Location: Indoors only
Registration Required: Yes
Good for Beginners: Yes
Guests Allowed: No
Parking: Parking lot
Some people are born athletes, but proper training can give most anyone an athletic edge. The team of trainers at Velocity Sports Performance knows how to take personal performance to the next level, just as they have done with their former clients?many of whom include professional and international athletes. Programs for student athletes help them achieve new heights from season to season and training for adults ranges from group fitness classes to elite personal training. With a massive 15,000 square feet of football turf, running tracks, ball courts, and lifting areas, programs can be tailored to help athletes excel in just about any sport.
Sender One Climbing boasts one of the tallest climbing walls in the country. Owner and world-renowned rock climber Chris Sharma designed it to mimic the world's great mountains, complete with myriad holds, bouldering terrain, and roaming herds of mountain goats. Climbers of all skill levels are welcome at the 25,000-square-foot facility, where you can take climbing classes featuring weekly terrain changes. Sender One also offers yoga classes and a fitness studio with cardio equipment and free weights.
Equipment: Rogue, Again Faster, Windy, Boon, Twins, Fairtex
Students should bring: Towel and appropriate workout attire
Average class length: 60 minutes
Number of Staff: 1–5 people
Class location: Mix of indoor and outdoor classes
Good for beginners: Yes
Parking: Free street parking
Pro Tip: Work hard
Elite Fitness Zone’s certified trainers are walking examples of how hard work at the gym pays off. Many of them participate in bodybuilding competitions, and they specialize in helping clients with body sculpting, weightlifting, sports conditioning, building endurance, and proper nutrition. Racks upon racks of weights and a bundle of weight machines pump up muscles, and walls lined with mirrors allow you to watch your form and make sure your shadow is keeping up with reps.