Showcasing Kent, Ohio and the surrounding Northeastern Ohio Region.
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Buckeye Gym & Personal Training
137 E Ave. #102 Tallmadge, Oh 44278
(330) 633-3084

SPC Strength & Conditioning

Offers functional fitness options as well as individual coaching and nutrition & lifestyle consultation.
Classes: Crossfit
 7311 State Route 43 Kent, Oh 44240
 (330) 676-9348

Akron General- Health & wellness center (multiple locations) 
Description: Fitness and health facilities with multiple options including sports medicine, and physical therapy.
4300 Allen Road Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 945-9300

The Natatorium
Fitness facility with aquatics area.
Classes: Barre, Bootcamp, cycling, kickboxing, zumba, yoga, aquatic classes, and others.
2345 Fourth Street Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44221 
(330) 971-8080

Fitworks (chain)
Classes: Zumba, spinning, yoga, kickboxing, and others (classes offered and times depends on the location.)
Stow, 4301 Kent Rd. #26 Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 688-4040

Pilates (an exercise focused on strength and flexibility which often uses equipment)

Pilates By Murphy’s
84 Mayfield Ave. Akron, Oh 44313

(330) 329-3625, (330) 329-3624

Caroline Kappel Pilates
 4119 Whipple Ave. NW Suite A Canton, Oh 44718
(330) 209-4205
Note: Appointment only

Hudson Fitness & Pilates
46 Ravenna St. Suite C3 Hudson, Oh 44236
(330) 656-5411

Crossfit (a high-intensity fitness program that uses elements from multiple sports and exercises)

CrossFit Utility
2587 S. Arlington Rd. Akron, Oh 44319
(330) 990-3942

MTM CrossFit
7901 N. Cleveland Ave. North Canton, Oh 44720
(330) 620-5128

Midnight City CrossFit
Crossfit for adults and children
6199 Dressler Rd. NW North Canton, Oh 44720
Seth: (330) 224-4890, Brian: (330) 352-6104

Cuyahoga Falls CrossFit
69 Graham Rd. Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44223
(330) 697-3272

CrossFit Cadre
 5170 Hudson Drive Suite 0 Hudson, Oh 44236
(330) 655-0075

All Heart Crossfit
4481 Crystal Parkway Unit 800 & 900 Kent, Oh 44240
(330) 221-7723

Rampant CrossFit and Fitness of Stow
3301 Kent Rd. Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 686-2955

Stow Strength and Conditioning
4111 Hudson Drive Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 690-2626


Barre (a dance exercise based off ballet)
Zumba (a dance fitness class)

Tru Barre Studio
Classes: Barre
1474 N Portage Path Akron, Oh 44313
(330) 607-1272

Pure Barre (chain)
Classes: Barre
50 W Streetsboro Street suites 3 & 4 Hudson, Oh 44236
(330) 801-5397

Cuyahoga Falls Dance Center
Offers dance classes/ dance teams plus fitness classes.
Fitness classes: Barre, Zumba
428 Portage Trail Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44221
(330) 801-1474

Franklin School of Dance
Offers dance classes for children and adults.
Classes: Ballet, jazz, hip-hop, and others
152 N Water St. Kent, Oh 44240
(330) 673-5419

LifeCenter Plus is Hudson’s full-service, four-season health and fitness facility, a partner in keeping Hudson and the surrounding communities fit since 1978. LifeCenter Plus was named one of the top 100 health and fitness clubs in America and, in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2012 garnered “Best in Aquatics” by Aquatics International Magazine. Under new ownership since September 2011, members are noticing significant changes and improvements throughout the club. The new owners will continue the LifeCenter Plus goal of providing state-of-the-art equipment in a fun environment with a family friendly focus.

These locations specialize in the gym experience. Offering options such as a wider variety of exercise classes, and more equipment. Many of the locations mentioned below have personal trainer options and some include nutrition and life coaches.  

Anytime Fitness (chain)
1624 Norton Rd. Stow, Oh 44236
 (330) 655-1331

Old School Muscle Gym
 8540 State Route 14 Suite B Streetsboro, Oh 44241
(330) 968-4222

Gold’s Gym (chain) Chapel Hill Crossing
Classes: Zumba, GGX challenge, GGX cycle and others.
1850 Buchholzer Blvd. Akron, Oh 44310
(234) 678-4056

Western Reserve Racquet & Fitness Club
Fitness facility and tennis club.
Classes: HIIT, Fit Barre, Kickboxing, Pilates, Spinning, Yoga, Zumba and others
11013 Aurora-Hudson Rd. Streetsboro, Oh 44241
(330) 653-3103

Snap Fitness (chain)
Classes: Kickboxing, TRX, cycling, and others.
2500 Ohio 59 Kent, Oh 44240
 (330) 474-2910

Gyms with fitness classes

Curves (chain)
Gym designed for women.
Classes: Cardio, boxing, body basics, and body balance
2383 S Main Street Akron, Oh 44319
(330) 773-2878

The University of Akron Recreation Center
Fitness facility with exercise classes, personal training, nutrition counseling, and fitness assessments.
Classes: Yoga, HIIT, Bootcamp, Pound, Spinning, and Zumba, (other class maybe added for fall/spring semesters)
Carroll St. Akron, Oh. 44304
(330) 972-7111

Locations that offer specialized and specific types of exercise classes.

Yoga (an exercise focused on breathing, stretching and relaxing)

Lifesource Yoga
300 N Cleveland-Massillon Rd. Suite 02 Akron, Oh 44333
(330) 835-9945

Release Yoga

-Green, 880 East Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. Akron, Oh 44312
-North Canton, 1965 E Maple Street, North Canton, Oh 44720
(330) 896-0705

Li’l Yoga Shop
428 W Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. Akron, Oh 44319
(330) 620-2875

Yoga Strong
5896 Fulton Rd. NW Canton, Oh 44718
(330) 526-8620

Yoga Bliss
3045 Smith Rd #300 Fairlawn, Oh 44333
(330) 576-6687

One Love Yoga
-Downtown: 295 South Water St. suite 108 Kent, Oh 44240
- Silk mill: 145 River Street Suite 5 Kent, Oh. 44240
(330) 842-7228

Centerpeace Yoga and Wellness
1951 State Route 59, Suite D Kent, Oh 44240
(330) 346-0393

Red Door Yoga
4540 Stow Road Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 686-4540

Nirvana Yoga
4183 W Streetsboro Road, Oh 44286
(330) 564-3773

Multi and Miscellaneous

Multi (Studios that offer multiple types of exercise classes)

Barre Pose Fusion
Classes: Barre, yoga, pilates, TRX 
 77 N Miller Rd. Akron, Oh 44333
(330) 701-7368

Essential Zen Yoga Studio
Classes: Barre, pilates, yoga, and equestrian
330 East Garfield Rd. Aurora, Oh 44202
(330) 995-5000, (330) 221-4037 

Yoga Lounge & Barre
Classes: Yoga, barre,
89 First Street Suite 207 Hudson, Oh 44236
(330) 653-3377

Grow With Me Yoga + Fitness
Classes: Yoga, pilates barre, PIYO, zumba, TRX yoga, and Yogalates
 3087 Graham Rd. Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 474-7787

Miscellaneous (Other types of exercise classes)

Rock Mill Climbing, Yoga & Fitness
A fitness center with a fitness room, rock climbing walls and yoga classes.
677 Carroll St. Akron, Oh 44304
(330) 222-6419

World Kickboxing Academy
Classes: kids martial arts, Muay Thai kickboxing, and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
1830 Portage Trail Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44223
(330) 688-4800

Savage MMA and Fitness LLC
Classes: child/adult karate, child/adult freestyle judo, mixed martial arts, and other classes
1736 Front Street Cuyahoga Falls, Oh 44221
(330) 780-5383

Jackie’s Gym
A gym with spinning classes.
3029 Smith Road Fairlawn, Oh 44333
(330) 315-3937

Title Boxing Club (chain)
 A gym environment focusing on boxing and boxing classes.
4433 Kent Road Stow, Oh 44224
(330) 474-7062

The Student Recreation and Wellness Center features 153,000 square feet of state-of-the-art fitness amenities offering personal training, nutrition counseling and fitness assessments. Opened in 1999, the facility has won numerous architectural design awards and has been featured in magazines as one of the top fitness facilities in the nation. 

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​Sequoia Wellness 
4209 OH-44, Rootstown, Oh 44272, (330) 578-9030 website

​Classes: Cardio, senior, strength, mind & body, aquatic plus child and senior classes.​

Sequoia Wellness features state-of-the-art fitness equipment, professional staff and a variety of exercise options. Our team of wellness experts provides a personalized plan for you that includes a customized fitness component. From swimming to free weights to rock climbing, there’s sure to be something exciting and challenging for you. 

LifeCenter Plus, Health & Fitness Center
5133 Darrow Road Hudson, Oh 44236, (330) 655-2377 website

​Classes: Kickboxing, zumba, sculpt, aqua classes and others.

KSU Student Recreation and Wellness Center
1550 Ted Boyd Drive Kent, Oh 44242, (330) 672-4732 website​​

​​Classes: Barre, yoga, spinning, HIIT, Pilates, PIYO, aquatic classes, and others.

Stay fit and feel great. Exercise at one of the many wonderful wellness centers in and around Kent, Ohio.