There are well-equipped gyms in just about every neighbourhood in Auckland. Here is a list of some of the most popular options:
Bodytech -- http://www.bodytech.co.nz
4 locations in Auckland
“Supervised training gym” geared toward health, fitness and well-being. Individually tailored programs. Full range of fitness equipment, classes. On-site spa and swimming pool at Mt Eden location.
Club Physical -- http://www.clubphysical.co.nz
10 locations in Auckland
Group classes and programs designed to help you meet specific goals. Cardio, classes, plus extras like sauna and spa pool.
Configure Express -- http://www.configureexpress.co.nz
14 locations in Auckland
Large, women-only gym chain. Wide selection of classes and exercise machines, child care, luxury bathrooms and changing areas.
Contours -- http://contours.co.nz/
6 Auckland locations
Women-only gym featuring a wide range of classes, seminars, beauty and lifestyle services and onsite child care.
Les Mills -- http://www.lesmills.co.nzAuckland City -- 186 Victoria Street West 379 9550
Large, world-class gyms with the latest equipment, a wide range of classes, relaxation suites with saunas, on-site kids’ club, café and more.
Rugby is the national sport of New Zealand. If they're not playing it, they're talking about it. As well as the professional teams, there are plenty of local club teams playing both normal rugby and touch rugby.
Golf is a popular sport in New Zealand and Auckland has the courses to prove it. Here is just a partial list of notable courses in the Auckland area.
Remuera Golf Club -- http://www.remueragolfclub.com
120 Abbotts Way, Meadowbank
Private -- course is for members only, however, membership is easily obtained.
The Grange -- http://www.grangegolfclub.co.nz/
Grange Road, Papatoetoe
Auckland’s iconic championship course close to Auckland city. Private, members only. A wide range of membership options.
Auckland Golf Club -- http://www.aucklandgolfclub.co.nz/
30 Hospital Road, Otahuhu
Private, member's only club with championship course on the slopes of One Tree Hill. Membership a bit more restrictive than other Auckland clubs.
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