Strength Training Gyms Arab AL

Local resource for strength training gyms in Arab. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to strength training machines, strength training workouts, strength training guides, and strength training plans, as well as advice and content on aerobic training and weightlifting.

Fight Zone
(256) 586-1355
2423 Old Huntsville Hwy NW
Arab, AL
 
Powerhouse Gym
(256) 878-5426
52 Business Park Dr
Albertville, AL
 
Curves Arab AL
576 N. Brindlee Mtn. Pkwy.
Arab, AL
Programs & Services
Aerobics, Body Sculpting, Cardio Equipment, Cardio Equipment, Circuit Training, Group Exercise Studio, Gym Classes, Gym Equipment, Gym Sports, Silver Sneakers, Zumba

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North Alabama Sports Center and Peak Performance
(256) 586-1355
2423 Old Huntsvlle Hwy NW
Arab, AL
 
Therapy Plus
(256) 753-8850
Wellness Program
Union Grove, AL
 
Benders Gym
(256) 486-3633
14226 US Highway 431
Guntersville, AL
 
Anytime Fitness
(256) 812-2081
326 Sutton Road SE
Owens Cross Roads, AL
 
Arab Snap Fitness
Main St. and 1st Ave.
Arab, AL
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Curves Arab
576 N. Brindlee Mtn. Pkwy.
Arab, AL
 
Brindlee Mountain Community Center
(256) 498-2118
221 Park Rd
Union Grove, AL
 
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The old fashion bench press and bicep curl are great for those that love the classics but there are a dozen new ways to get some resistance training. Go to your local gym and engage in a functional training class where they employ resistance bands. There are resistance band workouts you can do at home with the aid of a DVD or personal trainer. One of my personal favorites is the use of Kettlebells which can be found on a website called dragondoor.com.

Kettlebells take up very little space and can be used to do dozens of different workout that will tax your aerobic capacity and offer resistance training at the same time. Don’t get stuck in the old fashion “3 sets of 10 reps” rut. Try some of the classic lifts with barbells or dumbbells but do it as part of a circuit training routine. Do this with friends to make it challenging or competitive. 

Bottom line is that this type of training is very enjoyable and extremely beneficial so if you hold some limiting beliefs then do some open minded exploration on the topic and find an alternative you find engaging. 

One of my personal favorites is a circuit that employs 30 seconds of exercise followed by a 15 second rest as you move to the next station. Don’t count reps, just go for 30 seconds. Mix the stations up such as: abdominal crunches, bicep curl, punching against band resistance, box jumps, another ab station, push ups, ham curls, ...

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