Best of

the Twin Cities

Best Gym

YWCA of Minneapolis

With three spacious fitness centers chock full of equipment, access to swimming pools, the largest walking and running track in town, and an almost overwhelming roster of class options, the YWCA gives you plenty of bang for your buck. Plus it's family friendly, and the right spot for you no matter your fitness level, ability, age, gender, or what language you speak — it's the kind of place that meets you exactly where you are. The Midtown location's Sports Center boasts 50,000 square feet of community space available for just about any sport you can dream up, and includes a track, long jump, pole vault pit, even batting cages. And the YWCA has since 1891 been one of the staunchest advocates around for women, girls, and racial equality. Yeah, we know all that's good stuff, but the bottom line is this: Their Midtown pool has a big ol' slide in it, and as fitness-conscious adults, we think that's really, really important.

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