Trend alert: gyms in airports
Even the most frequent flyers now have constant access to exercise opportunities with this new innovative fitness trend – airport gyms. Do deadlifts when your flight’s delayed or lunges during a long layover to make the most of airport downtime and reduce interruptions to your fitness routine. Read more below about how and where to find and access these gyms using TrainAway.
ROAM Fitness – BWI Airport
ROAM Fitness in BWI Airport in Baltimore, MD, is a comprehensive gym for flyers of all fitness levels and abilities. Get a workout in while waiting for your flight, during a layover, or even before heading home after landing! ROAM Fitness provides Technogym cardio machines, free weights, and resistance training equipment. Especially ideal for the tired traveler are the private showers, reservable in advance!
“That sounds perfect!” you’re thinking. “Just one dilemma – I forgot to bring my workout clothes.” No worries – ROAM Fitness provides workout clothes and shoes that you can use for free. So the next time you fly through BWI there are absolutely no excuses for not hitting the gym while you’re there!
MyFitness – Tallinn Airport
This gym, the first free airport gym in Europe, is located at a gate in Tallinn Airport, Estonia. Run by MyFitness, the largest gym chain in the Baltics, MyFitness Tallinn Airport makes it easy to get some steps in or do some bicep curls while still keeping an eye on your flight status. Erkki Torn, CEO of MyFitness, says, “We would like to promote a healthy lifestyle and remind people that during their travel it is also important to stay active and healthy.” MyFitness also plans to have personal trainers on-site periodically to provide training tips and healthy eating advice to travelers.
Get in with TrainAway
Gyms are appearing in airports all over the world, making it more efficient than ever for people active even when they travel. Visit one for yourself the next time you fly! You can purchase a pass to ROAM Fitness through TrainAway, not to mention to many other gyms once you get to your final destination.