Gyms in Florence

Gyms in Florence

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Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students!

Palestra Ricciardi

Gym in Florence historical center
Palestra nel Centro di Firenze
Borgo Pinti, 75 (center zone) ph. 055 247 8444

Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students!

Work out in a unique gym in the center of Florence [by Lauren Riggs - California]

Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students! Not only is Palestra Ricciardi the oldest gym in the center of Florence, at 1,800 square meters it is the biggest as well!

Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students!

Begun by body-building champion Tullio Ricciardi 56 years ago, it is now run by his daughter Lola and an attentive staff, including professional personal trainers, available to help you attain all of your fitness goals.

Palestra Ricciardi has proved itself as a tried and true establishment to its varied clientele for over fifty years and provides all of the latest equipment and décor to satisfy modern fitness needs.

Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students!

Choose from a variety of cardio machines including stair, elyptical, treadmill, rowing and bike. Feel energized during your work out by the abundance of natural lighting provided by a multitude of skylights and windows while enjoying the central Florentine garden outside. You can catch up with the news on flat screen TV or if you need some extra energy, sport drinks, snacks and coffee available.

On top of hardwood floors, two mirrored exercise rooms for scheduled classes, one spinning room, several rooms for both machine and free weights, and dozens of cardio machines.

Gym in Florence historical center :: perfect for international students!

Palestra Ricciardi still adds to its unique ambience with quirky and athletic artwork. There is also a separate spinning room and rows of coded lockers available to store belongings. After a strenuous work-out one can relax in a sauna located in both the men's and women's fully equipped locker rooms.

Whether you prefer classes for a hard totalbody workout, stretching, step, pilates, yoga, hip hop, body sculpt, aerobic, zen shock, power pump, spinning, you have your pick from a packed schedule that runs all day long. You can even try capoeira, Brazilian fight dancing!

Palestra Ricciardi is open for business:
Monday through Friday 8.00 am to 10.00 pm
Saturday from 9.30 am to 6.00 pm
Sunday from 10.00 am to 2.30 pm
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Palestra Ricciardi Firenze - Palestra Ricciardi Gym in Florence

You can experience Palestra Ricciardi for yourself and work off that pasta at 75 Borgo Pinti near the Museo Archeologico in the historical Center of Florence.

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Body line Center
Via dello Steccuto, 5/r ph. 055 422 2629/055 436 0161
Aestetic center, solarium, sauna, massages, body building, aerobics, gymnastics. Big parking lot.

Gymnasium
Via Palazzuolo, 49/r (center zone) ph. 055 293 308
You'll receive the international gymnasium card...

Tropos
Via Orcagna, 20/a (Campo di Marte) Ph. 055 678 381/661 581
One of the best structures for fitness in Florence, equipped with swimming pools, gyms, saunas, turkish baths, a bar and restaurant... the price is obviously high.

Palestra Play Off
Via De' Cattani, 172 (Brozzi) Ph. 055 301 294
The place is very well organized; big spaces and even the possibility to play football and basketball... the only problem is the location - in the far northern suburbs of the city. But, if you have chosen to live there, this is your gym!

Vivarium
Via Accursio 4/r (Due Strade) Ph.055 204 7471/055 232 0059
1,000 square metres of fitness and wellness... an oasis in town with a gym, swimming pool, sauna, solarium and garden. The price corresponds to the amenities, but if you live in the zone, it means that you probably don't have concerns with money.

Figurella Centro Dimagrimento (Slimming Center)
Santa Maria Novella (Next to railway station) ph. 055 230 2720
Via Repetti (Masaccio zone) ph. 055 241 490
Via Finlandia, 22 (Viale Europa) ph. 055 653 2406

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Palextra
Via La Farina, 50/int (Piazzale Donatello) Ph. 055 247 6363
Body building, step, aerobics, tone, callanetics, stretching, circuit training, light gym, personalized programs...

Time Out
Via del Ponte Sospeso, 6 (Ponte alla Vittoria) Ph./fax 055 714 069
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Meeting Sporting Club
Via del Romito, 44 (Dalmazia-Tanucci zone) Ph. 055 486 016
Stretching, Aerobic, Step, Body building, Cardio Fitness, Thinning. If you are interested in dancing, this gym has New Style Ballet, a dance company performing classic, modern, jazz, funk, Latin-American and Flamenco...Olè! There are even classes dedicated to peace of mind through Yoga, Light Gym, Bioenergetica and Tai Chi. For those who are not satisfied by meditation but are looking for action instead: Karate, Kung Fu, Personal Defense...

Florence Baths
Via Guelfa 93/r ph. 055 216 050
Gay Turkish baths, Finnish sauna, hydromassage, massages, pool and garden.

Gymnic Center
Via Privata delle Rose (complesso Don Carlos) | Tel. 0572.489915
Step, Yoga, Pump, Pilates, Spinning, Kickboxing, Zumba, Self Defense, Dance: hip hop, classic, modern, oriental, Body Building, Personal Trainer

Artemio Franchi Fitness Center (Gym of the Football Stadium)
Viale Nervi,
6 Ph. 055 572 398
Athletic preperation, Gymnastics, Kickboxing, Step and Sculp, Taekwondo, Total Body, Capoeira, Spinning, Pilates and Toning.

Swan - Gymnastic Center
Via dei Pepi, 28 Ph. 055 24 08 02
Located in the heart of Florence, very close to Piazza Santa Croce. Here it's possible to practice: Tae KwonDo, Aerobics, Hip-Hop funk, Step, Body sculpt, Body building. Discount for foreign students.

Indoor Club
Via Bardazzi, 15 ph. 055 430 275/055 430 703
If you live in northern suburbs of Florence (Novoli) this club is ideal: indoor pools, gyms, Finnish sauna, body building, cardiofitness, free swimming (only at certain hours), aerobics, aqua gym. The prices are fair.

Silhouette Club
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Associazione Sportiva Ritmo Centrale
Via Mannelli, 121 pH 055 245 768.
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Benefit Club
Via di San Salvi, 17r ph. 055 672 565
Personal trainer, spinning, athletic preparation for biking, soccer/football, tennis; classes in aerobics, step, slide, sculpt, funky and Latin American... Is this Rambo's personal gym?

Body's Gym
Via Leonardo Bruni, 11 (P.zza Gavinana) ph. 055 688 117
A modern fitness center with a vast choice of courses and cardiofitness programs...

Bombo Klaat
Via Vanini, 18 (next to Piazza Libertà) ph. 055 472 158
The first center for spinning in Florence. Here, you can also find aerobic, step, total body, funky, corpo libero, stretching, callanetics, and even nursery service.

Savasana Sporting Club
Via delle Porte Nuove, 23 (Porta a Prato) Ph. 055 333 230

Women Club
Via Corelli, 83 (Novoli) Ph. 055 430 202
Women only private gym.

Jonathan Top Gym
Via Pergolesi, 11 ph. 055 352 420.
The right gym for real suburban body-builder.

Palestra Porta Romana
Via G. Silvani, 5 (Galluzzo) ph. 055 232 1799
Traditional Karate, Okinawa Kobudo, Kendo, boxing, gym, stretching, biogym, callanetics, aerobics, step, Hatha Yoga, fitness, body building, Ohashiatsu and Reiki...

Agorà
Via P.L. da Palestrina, 21 ph. 055 365 189

Blu Fitness
Via il Prato, 40r ph. 055 238 2138

Klab

3 Locations: Via de' Conti, 7 - 055 213514 | Via G.B. Lulli, 62/A - 055 333621 | Via del Ferrone, 5 - 055 7184300

Klab has three lovely super-gym/spa hybrids in Florence that all offer: a weight room, cardiovascular equipment, courses, personal training, sauna, hammam (Turkish bath), and hydro massage tub.

At the gorgeous location near the Duomo (Conti), additional services are: the courtyard, Kneipp hydrotherapy, massages, waxing, tanning, facial and body treatments.

At the largest location, near Porta Romana in the Oltrarno (Marignolle/Ferrone), they also offer: a spinning room, sports medicine institute, 2 indoor swimming pools, 3 outdoor swimming pools, restaurant, luxury showers, private parking, facial and body treatments, massage, waxing, tanning beds, childcare, and Carlo Bay hair diffusion salon.

The last and smallest location, near the University of Florence and Novoli (Lulli), features: a spinning room, luxury showers, cafe, and private parking.