Here's Nashville's favorite form of exercise — and the best spots to sweat in style

Here's Nashville's favorite form of exercise — and the best spots to sweat in style
Photo: Pro Vita/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on August 15, 2019.

What does Nashville have in common with New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Phoenix?

According to ClassPass' 2019 fitness trends, those cities share one most popular form of group exercise class: strength training.

Want to know where to go when it comes to Nashville's most popular workout? To find the top strength training gyms in the area, Hoodline analyzed data from Yelp, Facebook and ClassPass to identify which studios are the most popular. Read on for the results.

(Bonus: You can try them all out if you're a member of ClassPass, a monthly fitness membership that provides access to thousands of different studios, gyms and wellness offerings.)

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goPerformance & Fitness

209 10th Ave. South, Suite 149, Citizens Protecting Revitalization

Photo: goPerformance & Fitness/Yelp

goPerformance & Fitness is Nashville's favorite strength training gym by the numbers, with 4.8 stars out of 257 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of 19 reviews on Yelp and 2,369 fans on Facebook.

"It was designed to offer the latest in fitness and performance training in a single facility which would provide guidance, convenience and a intimate atmosphere dedicated to introducing clients to new, more efficient methods of exercise in order to keep them engaged in their workout regimens, whether training for health, image or sports," goPerformance & Fitness notes on its Yelp page.  

Read reviews of goPerformance & Fitness' classes on ClassPass here.

Training Camp

400 Davidson St., Stadium Area

photo: training camp/yelp

Also among Nashville's favorites is Training Camp, with 4.9 stars out of 316 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of five reviews on Yelp and 1,199 fans on Facebook. It's the top strength training gym in the entire Nashville metro area, according to ClassPass' rankings.

"Nashville's first gym that specializes in personal training, group fitness, a variety of mixed martial arts (MMA), youth wrestling and yoga programs," explains the business's profile on ClassPass.

Learn more about Training Camp's classes on ClassPass here.

Pro Vita

1329 Sixth Ave. North, Germantown

Photo: Pro Vita/Yelp

With 4.9 stars out of 150 reviews on ClassPass, five stars out of three reviews on Yelp and 560 fans on Facebook, Pro Vita has garnered plenty of local fans.

"Pro Vita means 'For Life' in Latin," its Yelp page says. "Pro Vita is a CrossFit affiliate and serves its clients with a lineup of Nashville group fitness sessions with an emphasis on CrossFit training, open gym membership with 24-hour access to our training facilities and nutrition services such as pre-made healthy meals."

Learn more about Pro Vita's selection of classes on ClassPass here.

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