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Recreational opportunities for sporting fans abound, whether it is a round of golf or an hour at the gym, but expect crowds in the evenings and on weekends.

Fitness Centers

Nearly all hotels have health clubs and spas, and private fitness centers are widespread. All of these centers have English-speaking staff to cater to the large expatriate community in Hong Kong and provide a wide selection of classes from yoga and Pilates to weight-training and kickboxing. The stiff competition keeps gyms' standards high and membership prices low, with monthly fees averaging HK$400-$700.

California Fitness
A well-known chain of fitness centers with branches across Hong Kong offering multi-level classes including aerobics, body combat, indoor cycling and yoga.
Open Mon-Sat 06:00-24:00, Sun 08:00-22:00
Locations: Causeway Bay, Central, Quarry Bay, Tsim Sha Tsui, Wan Chai, Mongkok
Tel: 2522 5229

Pure Fitness
Upscale fitness center with two branches in the Central district. Both have a diverse schedule of classes and personal trainers and qualified nutritionists are also available.
1-3/F Kinwick Centre, 32 Hollywood Rd, Central
Mall Level 3, Two IFC, 8 Finance St, Central
Open Mon-Sat 06:00-24:00 boxing, climbing, aerobics, kick boxing, yoga and free weights.
Tel: 3691 3988

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