Gyms & Fitness Classes

Yogi Yoga
Yoga classes taught by Indian master Mohan. Classes are 90 minutes. Private lessons available. Chinese bank cards accepted. At Ritan Park and Yabao Lu, Minigolf Centre, North Gate of Ritan Gongyuan, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Kempinski Hotel Beijing Lufthansa Center
European luxury hotel chain with gym, beauty and fitness centre for guests. At 50 Liangmaqiao Road , 100125 Beijing.
Richmond Park Leisure Fitness Centre
Fitness centre with personal trainers, snooker room, sauna and swimming facilities. Dance, yoga, spinning and other fitness clases offered. At Block 7 No. 9 Yard Fang Yuan South St., Lido District, Beijing.
Jiujitsu Academy
Classes in Brazilian jiujitsu and mixed martial arts with internationally qualified instructors for pupils age 14 and above. At E-52 Boxing and Fitness Club, 5-6/F, Tianyuan Heping Shangsha, 17 Hepingli Zhongjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Shao Lin Martial Arts Academy
Facilities for students who wish to study traditional and modern Chinese martial arts. teaching mainly foreign students since 1995. The academy is based in Sipin which is about 350km north east of Beijing in Jilin province.
Iso Fit
Pilates fitness studio. Offers Pilates and Gyrokinesis classes. At Units C-2-86, Upper East Side, Dongsihuan Beilu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Classic Swedish fitness and exercise. See website for details of current events in Beijing.
Alona Pilates Studio
Mat Pilates and Reformers Pilates classes with experienced and talented English speaking instructors. Open daily from 07:30-21:30. At Sanlitun, F/5, Heavenly Spa, 1 Xinyuan Nanlu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Regent Health Club
Gym within the luxury Regent Hotel with a 26m pool, exercise and fitness equipment, personal trainers and fitness classes. Open daily from 06:00-22:00. At 5/F, The Regent Hotel, 88 Jinbao Jie, Wangfujing, Beijing.
OM Yoga 42
Specialist classes in hot yoga (studio temperature is at 42-48°F) and other yoga classes. Classes in English, Chinese or both. At Rooms 9102/9103, Lido Apartment Bldg, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Doubletree by Hilton Beijing
Luxury hotel with fitness facilities and swimming pool. At 168 Guanganmen Waidajie, Xuanwu District, Beijing.
Yoga Yard
Yoga classes including pre and postnatal, beginner and restorative yoga. Yoga training and retreats. Open Friday to Sunday from 07:15-20:00. Chinese and foreign cards accepted. At 6/F, 17 Gongti Beilu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Black Tiger Fight Club
Martial arts fitness club which caters primarily for the expat community. Personal training, weight loss, sports tournaments and more. Three branches in Beijing - see website for full details. At 2/F, 5 Laiguanying Donglu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Prana Vikasa Yoga Shala
Non-commercial yoga school which teaches the traditional and pure form of Indian yoga including Ashtanga, Hatha, Pranayama, Meditation and other classes. At Rm 2409, North Tower, Shangdu SOHO, 8 Dongdaqiao Lu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Healing Qigong
Qigong exercises and Chinese medicine offered by TCM consultant, acupuncturist and Reiki master. Private lessons available. At B1/F, Huaxi, 288 Chaoyangmennei Dajie, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Kerry Sports Center
Sports centre with gym, dance and aerobics studio, large swimming pool and spa facilities. Open daily from 06:00-23:00. Membership includes all fitness classes. At 1 Guanghua Lu, CBD/Guomao District, Beijing.
Beijing Aardvarks R.F.C.
Expat rugby club which plays in local league. New members welcome. See website for details of training times and venues.