5 Huntsville area gyms to try if you want to exercise more in 2022

If more exercise is on your to-do list for 2022, you’re in luck: the Huntsville area has a long list of gyms and fitness centers to choose from. Below, read about five we found.

The Uah University Fitness Center
The UAH University Fitness Center is just one of many options for Huntsville locals looking to get some exercise. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

1. Red X Fitness

Red X Fitness In Madison
Red X Fitness is located off Hughes Road in Madison. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

Red X Fitness is located in Madison and offers options for a wide range of fitness goals and ability levels, including:

  • Group fitness classes
  • Personal training
  • Weight loss instruction
  • Functional training
  • Fitness training for seniors
  • Corporate wellness programs

Members get 24/7 access to the facility, which includes exercise machines, cardio machines, platforms and racks for weightlifting and more.

New Year special: Get your first month for $20.22—available now through January 31. Free day passes are also available if you want to try it out with no strings attached.
Location: 97 Hughes Road, Suite K, Madison, AL 35758
Contact: Website | 256-325-9997

2. Phaze 3 Fitness

Phaze 3 Fitness In Madison
Phaze 3 Fitness is located on Plaza Blvd in Madison, near Hughes Road. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

Phaze 3 Fitness, also located near Hughes Road in Madison, features the following amenities for members:

  • Group fitness
  • Kid’s club
  • Private training
  • Group training

Membership plans start at $24.99/month for a 12-month minimum term. In addition to traditional exercise equipment, Phaze 3 also offers a hot yoga studio, salt water lap pool, cycle room and indoor/outdoor training areas outfitted with turf.

Location: 145 Plaza Blvd, Madison, AL 35758
Contact: Website | 256-325-1141 | madison@phaze3fitness.com

3. Powerhouse Fitness

Powerhouse Fitness In Huntsville, Al
Powerhouse Fitness has a location off Hwy 72 in Huntsville near the MidCity district. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

If you’re looking for a gym with a great location and plenty of weightlifting equipment, Powerhouse Fitness might be right for you. Located off Highway 72 in Huntsville, Powerhouse offers:

  • 2 turf training areas
  • Designated area for deadlifting
  • 24/7 access for members
  • Cardio equipment
  • Personal training

Powerhouse also offers a series of free “Word Workouts,” which can be found on the gym’s Instagram page. Prospective clients can purchase a 1-day pass for $10 or a 3-day pass for $21, while monthly memberships start around $25 a month.

Membership special: First month dues waived with promo code 1stonefree
Location: 5900 University Dr, Huntsville, AL 35806
Contact: Website | 256-895-9955 | info@powerhousehuntsville.com

4. Orangetheory

Orangetheory Fitness In Madison
Orangetheory Fitness has two Madison County locations: one off Bob Wallace in Huntsville, and one off Hwy 72 in Madison. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

Orangetheory offers group HIIT classes that are based on heart rate. Each participant uses a heart rate monitor to assess performance during workout classes, which target the entire body.

Currently, there are two Orangetheory locations in the Huntsville area:


Location: 8141 Hwy 72 Suite K, Madison, AL 35757
Contact: 256-400-0070


Location: 930 Bob Wallace Ave SW, Suite 229, Huntsville, AL 35801
Contact: 256-534-4344

Orangetheory offers a range of membership packages and also offers corporate membership packages. For more information, visit the company’s website.

5. University of Alabama in Huntsville Fitness Center

Uah University Fitness Center
The UAH University Fitness Center, located off John Wright Drive in Huntsville, is open to students and non-students alike. (Emily Phillips/The Bama Buzz)

The University of Alabama in Huntsville’s student Fitness Center is open for Huntsville locals looking for a place to work out, whether or not you’re a UAH student. For non-students, offerings include:

  • Group exercise classes
  • Personal training
  • Aquatic center
  • Cycling classes

Single memberships start at around $45/month and members have access to locker rooms, a weight room, cardio equipment, and an indoor track, among other things.

Location: 500 John Wright Drive NW, Huntsville, AL 35805
Contact: Website | 256-824-5500 | recreation@uah.edu

If a traditional gym isn’t your style, Huntsville has plenty of other exercise options available. What’s your favorite? Let us know on Facebook and Instagram!

Emily Phillips
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