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Gym for weight lifting

Iowa
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23 posts
29 reviews
Gym for weight lifting

We will be visiting for a week and one member of our group would like to workout during our stay. His workouts consist mainly of weight lifting, not cardio. I've searched the boards and see old responses about Gym Tonic and Iron Abs. Can anyone give me updated info if they're still open, their costs and opinions about which one would be better for weight lifting? Thanks!

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Austin, Texas
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12 posts
16 reviews
1. Re: Gym for weight lifting

We worked out at Gym Tonic last week. I think it was $50 pesos ($2.50 U.S.) no AC the front of the building is open to the outside. Weights were good and fairly new equipment. Iron abs also is no AC but I believe a lot older equipment.

new york
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for Isla Mujeres
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21,204 posts
100 reviews
2. Re: Gym for weight lifting

Iron abs is more of a hardcore weight lifting gym.

North Syracuse, New...
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1,405 posts
35 reviews
3. Re: Gym for weight lifting

Gym Tonic has a more modern feel with newer equipment. The salty air has taken a toll on iron abs but both gyms will work!

Alice, Texas
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7 posts
1 review
4. Re: Gym for weight lifting

I got a month membership to GYM tonic last year. Will use them again this July! It’s get hot but I don’t mind it....

Iowa
Level Contributor
23 posts
29 reviews
5. Re: Gym for weight lifting

If I recall from a previous visit, isn't there a gym on the street just opposite of Basto's? Right by the grocery store? What is that gym called? It looked pretty nice. TIA

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