Big gym poll 3: Facilities

iVillage Member
Registered: 12-10-2006
Big gym poll 3: Facilities
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Sun, 11-16-2008 - 3:54pm

Do you workout at home, at a gym, or outdoors?

In a gym are these things important to you and/or does yours have them?

- Olympic / power lift free weights?

- Hand weights?

- Weight machines?

- Cardio machines?

- Fitness balls etc?

- Gym is coed or single-gender?

- Locker room: private or communal showers?

- Locker room: private or communal changing area?

- Snack / drink bar?

- Personal trainers?

- Are you male or female?

iVillage Member
Registered: 09-02-2004
Sun, 11-16-2008 - 6:01pm

- Olympic / power lift free weights?
important/yes

- Hand weights?
not important/yes

- Weight machines?
not important/yes

- Cardio machines?
moderately important/yes

- Fitness balls etc?
important/yes/not enough variety of toys

- Gym is coed or single-gender?
women's only, but I prefer co-ed.

- Locker room: private or communal showers?
private showers.

- Locker room: private or communal changing area?
both..I use the private stall if I'm going somewhere after, I take a long time and I don't want to stand around naked for that long.

- Snack / drink bar?
not important/no

- Personal trainers?
I am a trainer, I think most of my co-workers are the underqualified hacks everyone warns you about.

- Are you male or female?
female





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iVillage Member
Registered: 03-20-2003
Mon, 11-17-2008 - 7:43am

Hi, welcome to gym rats. Interesting questions. I can't answer a lot of the other threads because my answer is a combination of them.


Olympic / power lift free weights?


has it/yes


- Hand weights?


has them/yes for classes


- Weight machines?


has them/rarely use except cable machine


- Cardio machines?


has them/yes


- Fitness balls etc?


has them/yes


- Gym is coed or single-gender?


coed/don't care


- Locker room: private or communal showers?


has private showers/don't use them


- Locker room: private or communal changing area?


communal/don't use them


- Snack / drink bar?


no/not important, actually prefer not


- Personal trainers?


Has them/I am one


- Are you male or female?


female











iVillage Member
Registered: 07-09-2008
Mon, 11-17-2008 - 8:00am

- Olympic / power lift free weights?


- Hand weights?


Are you opening a gym?


- Weight machines? Yes, Yes


- Cardio machines?