Too much holiday cheer and cookie dough? If starting a fitness routine is part of your 2017 to-do list, you’re in luck. Clinton County has a good selection of facilities that offer everything from strengthening with weights to stretching with yoga.
2nd Street Studio in Breese schedules classes early morning and late afternoon into evening, which makes it ideal for work schedules. Choose from step, cardio circuit, abs and back, yoga and stretch, and more fitness options.
644 Noth 2nd Street, Breese
Ready for a serious workout? Head to the Fitness Factory in Carlyle, where the focus is on community fitness and well being, and instructors Rob and Chris lead classes with titles such as “Furnace Burn” and “Kicking It with Chico.”
1130 12th Street, Carlyle, IL
At the FitZone in Germantown, you can go at your own pace or join a class. The modern fitness facility offers high-level equipment and long hours.
1361 Lake Park Drive, Germantown, IL
Daily, 4:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Love Zumba? Shake It up Fitness in Breese offers this popular workout, as well as more calorie-burning options, including kickboxing, strength training, and yoga.
12705 Drive in Road, Breese, IL
Be sure to check with each venue for times of operation and class schedules. And if you have visitors who would like to work out, check with the individual clubs; many allow walk-ins for a charge.
Like so many other things in Clinton County, you’ll find that even working out can be a rewarding community experience.