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Top 5 CrossFit Gyms in Bali

CrossFit is a branded Fitness regimen created by Greg Glassman in 2000

CrossFit is promoted as both a physical exercise philosophy and a competitive fitness sport, incorporating elements from high – intensity interval training, Olympic weightlifting, plyometrics, Powerlifting, Gymnastics, kettlebell lifting, calisthenics, strongman and other exercises.  It is practiced by members of thousands of affiliated gyms, roughly half of which are located in the United States, and by individuals who complete daily workouts (otherwise known as “WODs” or “Workouts of the Day”)

Over the past several years, CrossFit has fast become one of the most talked about sport worldwide. These gyms are generally packed with like minded individuals looking to sweat it out, have a cold coconut together afterwards and spend the rest of their days on the beach. Easiest ways to make new friends, jump into a class and get sweating together.

Here are our favourite 5 CrossFit facilities in Bali

 

1 – Crossfit Wanderlust – Canggu

 

Let’s start with the largest and most well-known CrossFit box on the island!!

With a slogan that reads “Building Better Humans” you best believe you in for a treat!

 

Wanderlust has a worldwide reputation for a reason, with yearly visits from some of the world’s fittest athletes to beginners. There is a class for everyone here. The gym has some of the best gym equipment in all of Asia. Wanderlust has become a cornerstone of CrossFit here on the island. The gym is always expanding and adding on new training rooms, with more equipment, sessions, restaurant, clothing, stretching, ice baths, shower facilities, open gym, and overall creating the largest all round fitness facility for everyone.

Classes are run by knowledgeable, friendly and avid enthusiasts. Expect a fun session but more imminently, expect to sweat!

 

 

2 – Jungle Box – Ubud

 

Jungle Box is a brand-new gym in Ubud. Combine quality coaching with small class sizes and unbeatable environment and you might create something close to this little gem. 3 Daily CrossFit style classes available. Jungle Box offers that ‘family feel’ place. After your workout grab a bite from the cafe which has partnered up with Macro Kitchen so you know you’ll be getting the right fuel to get you back in top form tomorrow.

Jungle Box is bringing a different vibe to the Ubud fitness scene.

 

3 – CrossFit Seminyak – Seminyak

 

This well-established player in the CrossFit market is a true competitor. Located in Seminyak this gym is perfectly located for expats who want to live the beach/fit life. Multiple daily classes running Monday – Sunday have everything you’d expect in a serious CrossFit gym. The instructors are highly skilled and professional offering advice and support throughout your sessions.

4 – The CrossFit Sanur – Sanur

 

CrossFit Sanur follows the rules for any reputable CrossFit gym. CrossFit Sanur boasts a large box to workout in with great equipment and often small class sizes (limited to a max of 15) Wanting to change up the pace? This CrossFit gym also has a fully equipped conventional gym setup upstairs and a large restaurant to gorge on some recovery grub. Professional and experienced instructors are always on hand to offer support, even when you’re working out alone, they are close by if you want to tweak your setup.

5 – The Body Factory – Canggu

 

Arguably the most exclusive fitness space in Bali, The Body Factory has state of the art equipment from machines to spa treatments and everything in-between. Your workout might not be the classic CrossFit style but with over 25 weekly classes, ranging from ‘yoga’ to ‘factory fit’ (their version of CrossFit) you might find something you’re looking for.

After your workout is where the real fun begins. Memberships can include access to their luxurious spa. Recover by the pool or take a few cycles of heat and ice with the sauna and ice bath combo.