If you’re looking for a gym or fitness center in the Hot Springs area, make sure to visit the
FBC Fitness Center before joining anywhere else. Located on 2350 Central Avenue, it adjoins and
is part of First Baptist Church. However, you don’t have to be a member of the church to join
the fitness center, although we’re sure they’d welcome you there too!
From someone who has visited many fitness centers, this is truly one of the best facilities in
the entire state. The moment you walk in the door you’ll find a fun upbeat atmosphere filled with “before and after” videos, posters, testimonials, contests, and “success photos” posted everywhere. Talk about immediate motivation and knowing you’re in the right place to reach your goals!
After a walk thru the lobby, you’ll find a full size professional basketball court with several goals.
So if you’re into shooting hoops, this is something you’re probably not going to find anywhere else.
Surrounding the court, you’ll find rooms filled with group activities such as Pilates, Zumba, Spin classes, Stretching, Core & More, and Boot Camp. There are several others and classes are available for different fitness levels.
If you’re a walker or runner you’ll absolutely love the upstairs track that overlooks the basketball court. And if you’re a horse racing fan, you can stop at the window every few laps and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the horses as they come around the final turn at Oaklawn!
One of the things that makes this fitness center truly unique is it’s not set up like your ordinary gym. As you go around the track upstairs, there are free weights, cardio, weight machines … READ MORE