With 2019 approaching, a new year is a time when many set new fitness goals. The workout facilities below provide a variety of approaches to exercise.
1. American Fitness Center
Contract: No-contract membership plans are prepaid monthly through a bank draft; must provide 30-day cancellation notice; day passes available.
American Fitness Center is local and offers a free weeklong pass to potential members. Sauna, showers, tanning rooms.
1323 Industrial Drive, New Braunfels
2. Anytime Fitness
Anytime Fitness offers a 7-day free trial to potential members as well as worldwide club access. Health plan discounts and wellness programs available
12351 Loop 337, Ste. C, New Braunfels
3. Club Pilates
Contract: 3-month memberships or pay per class
Club Pilates studio offers 70 classes per week that start on the hour and focus on strength, mobility and stability. The studio offers a free introduction class.
1935 W. Hwy. 46, Ste. 104, New Braunfels
4. Das Rec
Contract: recurring draft payments with 30-day cancellation notice required; one-time month-to-month option; day passes
Das Rec, the city-owned recreation center, features two swimming pools and a 20,000-square-foot gymnasium.
345 Landa St., New Braunfels
5. Extreme Martial Arts
Contract: One-year contracts
Extreme Martial Arts offers fun, challenging classes for self-defense, confidence, discipline, focus and more. Brazilian jiujitsu, kickboxing, kids martial arts, birthday parties and after-school programs are among services offered. All ages welcome.
1965 Post Road, Ste. 507, New Braunfels
6. FitnessLab CrossFit
Contract: no-contract membership options
FitnessLab Crossfit features a 9,000-square-foot facility and coaches to help guests achieve fitness goals through nutrition advice and one-on-one coaching.
1287 Industrial St., Ste. 206, New Bruanfels
7. Gold’s Gym
Contract: month-to-month, short-term, long-term, paid in full
Membership-based Gold’s Gym offers access to classes, equipment and personal trainers.
651 N. Business I-35, Ste. 900,
New Braunfels • 830-500-3911
8. HealthLink Fitness &
Contract: month-to-month, day passes
Located in Resolute Hospital, the facility offers aquatics programs, swim lessons and programs for all ages and fitness levels.
545 Creekside Crossing, New Braunfels
9. Kurita Juku Aiki
Contract: monthly memberships include unlimited classes
Aikido is traditional Japanese physical training conducted as group classes ideal for youth and adults of all ages to learn physical, mental and emotional discipline and self-defense.
Address: 2305 Gruene Lake Drive, Unit B, New Braunfels
10. Lucky Barre & Fitness
Contract: 6-month membership contracts, individual class passes and class packs
Lucky Barre & Fitness offers several group barre, PRX and yoga classes each week and focuses on building strength—inner and outer.
139 N. Castell Ave., Ste. 500
11. McKenna New Braunfit Gym
Contract: day passes; 6-month and one-year contracts
The McKenna New Braunfit Gym features open gym access and youth sports leagues.
801 W. San Antonio St, New Braunfels
12. Orangetheory Fitness
Contract: Memberships are not contract-based and can include unlimited class access or four to eight classes each month.
Orangetheory combines science, coaching and technology into one workout. Classes focus on strength, power and endurance.
1691 W. Hwy. 46, New Braunfels
13. Planet Fitness
Planet Fitness offers unlimited guest privileges. Black Card members receive access to massage chairs, hydromassages, tanning, 20 percent off Reebok products and more.
671 I-35, Ste. 401, New Braunfels
14. Pure Barre
Contracts: Month-to-month memberships, one-year contracts, and single class options
Classic Barre is a total-body, low-impact workout that mostly uses body weight to strengthen, tighten and tone.
1551 N. Walnut Ave., Ste. 5, New Braunfels