You better werk!
Surrounded by good food, community-friendly living spaces, and an energetic night life— Bonifacio Global City’s got it all! The only thing left is where to get a good sweat around here.
Lucky for you, we’ve made a list of the best spots to unleash your inner fitness junkie! Guaranteed to get your blood pumping, check out BGC’s fitness scene where we’ve included fitness gyms, yoga studios, parks, pilates, and more!
Terra 28 Park – 28th St.
BGC has always been creative in utilizing free space and they’ve done so with this playground and activity lot! For the urban joggers out there, Terra 28th’s fully-covered maroon asphalt track is perfect for your short-distance workouts. The most impressive details in this park are the paved courts, playgrounds, and art installations where communities meet.
Track 30th – 30th St.
This open space caters to the more active residents of BGC. The 0.28km track path is made out of the same asphalt in Terra 28th, only it’s green! The jogging lanes encircle the park’s grass lawns, which are open for activities such as frisbee or soccer. The installations found in the park are intricately designed to help you with core workouts or stretching.
Greenway Park – McKinley Rd.
Fairly new to BGC’s fitness scene, this fitness track has already been awarded the unique title of “Manila’s Longest Linear Park”— and with good reason! The 1.6km linear track stretches out from 5th avenue to Burgos circle. It’s tucked behind the numerous local residences and streets, making it a more hushed-out sanctuary for joggers. People normally bike and walk their dogs here too!
Turf BGC – 9th Ave.
Established as the first artificial turf field in the Philippines, BGC Turf is a known spot for football lovers across the Metro! Local celebrities like Daniel Matsunaga and Nico Bolzico are regulars in this artificial soccer ground. Open plays happen every day, but you can also rent the turf out for a more private affair!
Check them out here
9th Avenue, Taguig, Bonifacio Global City
0915 340 3992
Evolve Yoga & Fitness – One Parkade
Formally known as Bikram Yoga, this fitness hub holds classes like Ashtanga and Vinyasa. However, their most interesting offer might well be the Candle Light Flow class– that mixes relaxing Vinyasa Yoga in a dim room filled with candles and soft music.
Booky Tip: For now, they are conducting yoga classes online and are offering special introductory rates for first timers!
YogaPlus – The Fort Legend Tower
YogaPlus now offers more than 100 classes a week. Plus, the mats, towels, and toiletries are conveniently provided to you for free. Their most popular session is the Hot Yoga Class done inside an infrared heated room with temperatures of 36°C – 38°C. This distinctive class relaxes your muscles and further improves your posture and flexibility.
Booky Tip: They are offering bundles for online classes, both recorded and live sessions, for those who want to try yoga! Check it out on their website
Urban Ashram Yoga – The Menarco Tower
Urban Ashram Yoga believes that “Yoga should be accessible to everyone” and their classes prove it. They offer beginner sessions for those who don’t feel confident with their flexibility— funnily enough it’s named Flexibility Not Required (FNR). Urban Ashram also lives by the yogic principle of Ahimsa, “the path to least harm,” which is why they construct things in the most environmentally-friendly way.
Booky Tip: Their online classes features various types of yoga depending on your needs. Plus, you can even sample other classes!
Flyweight Group Boxing Studio – Forbes Town Road
Flyweight PH’s environment will remind you of your next-door spinning class. Their one-of-a-kind multiple boxing techniques, bass-boosted music, and 6-foot heavy punching bag are guaranteed to make you sweat! By incorporating boxing into bodyweight exercises, this workout will definitely make you reach maximum muscle toning, major fat loss, and an undeniable increase in metabolism!
Electric Studio – Burgos Circle
The very first spinning studio set up in Manila, Electric Studio has essentially become a household name. Expect a 45min full-sweat workout in their choreographed and weights-incorporated classes! Each session is held in a dim room and paired with high energy beats, making it one wild fitness-fest! Feeling a bit overwhelmed? You can start on the basic fundamentals of spinning in their Jumpstart class.
F45 – BGC Stopover Pavillion
F45 is a body of people determined in encouraging each other through positive language. Their circuits involve systemized training techniques, containing both strength and cardio. They’re dedicated to making you have a fit and healthy lifestyle, which is why they have available nutritionists that even cater for vegetarians!
Pretty Huge Obstacles – SM Aura
Who says playtime is only for children? Pretty Huge Obstacles is the largest obstacle course facility in Asia designed for kids and kids-at-heart! Come and challenge yourselves for a fun-filled, rewarding experience!
Anytime Fitness – multiple branches
True to its name, Anytime Fitness values itself with being a 24 hour gym. So you can come anytime you want and anywhere you want! Once you become a member at Anytime Fitness, you’ll have instant access to all 4000 branches worldwide.
Booky Tip: They have five branches in BGC--High Street, 4th Avenue, Burgos Circle, McKinley, and UpTown Bonifacio.
Celebrity Fitness – High Street
Each workout session at Celebrity Fitness will bring you back to your college raving years! Members here are named “superstars,” while trainers are called “starmakers.” Their most iconic workout session is the Saltar, which means “jump” in Portuguese. It’s all about doing different exercises on a trampoline and guarantees a 600 calorie burn. They also offer other activities like the Playground, the Dance N’ Attitude, and Floating Yoga.
Fitness First – SM Aura
Another well-known international brand, Fitness First is one of the most elite gyms in BGC. They use top of the line equipment and facilities. You have the option to join their premium club which gives you the standard Fitness First gym, or level up to the platinum club and get exclusive perks and benefits.
Kerry Sports Manila – Shangri-La at The Fort
Kerry Sports could be classified as the crème de la crème of fitness gyms. They hold an outstanding 8000+ sqm facility, with fitness spaces including an NBA-grad indoor basketball court, tennis courts, squash court, half an olympic pool, plus yoga and dance studios. Just when it sounds like they have everything you need, they add in 90 units of various fitness equipment!
With so many options at hand, there’s no excuse for holding back your fitness goals any longer! Take your pick, baby! These workout spots are here to stay and offer great range of exercise for you!
We’ve got your back, dude! We value giving you the best insights to fitness, food, and beauty-– But if you wanna know more about the best deals for your favorite spots, you can download the Booky app today!
Cover photo from Flyweight Boxing Facebook