looking at joining a fitness centre but do not know what to look for?
Do you want to achieve your health and fitness goals but have no idea
where to start?
compiled a list of items for you to consider before you join any fitness centre.
Also, check out our listing of current NZ fitness
centres and the trial offers that are available.
the centre a registered fitness centre? If
it is registered with the national organisation then the centre has undertaken
steps to ensure that it’s staff are qualified to industry standards.
For a more information on qualified fitness centres in your area please
contact your country’s industry organisation.
it convenient for you to visit the centre?
Perhaps it is close to home, or on the way to work.
If the centre is too far out of your way you will find that you are
constantly making excuses and not attending the gym.
the staff courteous and friendly? Are
they able to answer your questions effectively?
Are they prompt in dealing with your enquiry?
What is the appearance of the staff?
the equipment appear clean and well maintained?
Have they got a good range of equipment?
types of services do they offer – for example personal training, group
exercise? What does your membership
include – regular assessments, programmes?
How will they go about helping you achieve your fitness goals?
types of memberships do they offer? Is
it possible to trial the centre before you join?
Do they offer convenient payment options?
is the overall look and feel of the centre?
Can you see yourself training there regularly?