7 Gyms On The Island You Have to Check Out

Posted by Tom Crimmins Realty, Ltd. on Monday, August 13th, 2018 at 11:38am.

Gyms can sometimes be an intimidating place, and there are a plethora of factors that could turn you off from one, whether it be steep prices, bad management or lack of equipment. Gyms are for challenging yourself and building your confidence in your abilities and state of mind, so don't let anything hold you back from being the best version of yourself. Here are seven of the best gymnasiums on Staten Island.


Transformation Fitness Studio is located at 1403 Richmond Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314 and was opened by Steve Tanen in 2017. Tanen struggled with childhood obesity, and during his late teen years he decided to change his lifestyle. In 2008 he opened his first studio and this Staten Island location is his new second studio. It offers unique one-on-one personal training in private training spaces, as well as group sessions. A personal training session can range from 30 minutes ($25) to an hour ($52), and the private group sessions can consist of two ($17-25) to four people ($15-22). Nutrition counseling and fitness classes are also offered at the location.  

Orange Theory Fitness 

Orange Theory Fitness is a large chain of fitness centers located all over the world. The company was founded by Dave Long, a University of Florida alum, who was named #1 on the Gator100 list of fastest-growing, Gator-owned businesses in the world. There are 1,000 clubs worldwide, and there are two clubs located on Staten Island--2409 Richmond Ave and 1275 Woodrow Rd. This gym chain is unique because it offers a one hour group personal training class using heart rate monitors to ensure metabolism stimulation and increased energy. They offer a first free class. 

New Dorp Fitness 

New Dorp Fitness is located at 146 New Dorp Lane, Staten Island, NY 10306 and was founded by Phil Pennacchia. Pennacchia used to be a National-level competitive body builder and is now a premier personal trainer who has coached over 100 people in the past 35 years. This gym offers small group personal training, one on one personal training, and an all access membership, which allows clients to take charge of their own workout program. On their website you can access nutrition tips, fitness articles and tutorials, and read about different New Dorp Fitness success stories. 

Goal Mine Health Club 

Goal Mine Fitness Club is located at 4 Minthorne Ave, Staten Island, NY 10301 and is owned by Rachel Rusi. Rusi a Renal Carcinoma survivor who opened Goal Mine Fitness Club to help others by creating an environment focused on healing and positivity--two mindsets which helped her stay motivated after her diagnosis. The fitness club offers different classes such as Core, Circuit, Katabox, and Kick-Hopping. There is also a Cycle studio with cutting-edge technology that tracks every aspect of the workout. Memberships start from $79.00 per month and include full use of all facilities; guest passes are also available for purchase at the front desk. 

Intoxx Fitness 

Intoxx Fitness is another larger fitness club chain located on Staten Island and Long Island. There are 3 locations on the island--2071 Clove Rd, 3295 Amboy Rd, and 236 Richmond Richmond Valley. This studio offers personal training, group fitness classes, kickboxing, zumba, TRX classes, and a contemporary ballet theatre class. If you're looking to sign up Intoxx Fitness has 3 membership options: a 2 year membership ($4.99 per week), a 1 year membership ($26.99 per month), or a no-commitment monthly membership ($29.99 per month)

Staten Island CrossFit 

Staten Island CrossFit is located at 3801 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10314 and owned by Mark Messinger and Stella Ladao. Messinger has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Rutgers University and he tries to apply scientific aspects to his coaching; Ladao is a certified chiropractor and a weightlifting champion. Together they work to tailor their CrossFit classes to everybody's body type and body goal. The studio has been open since 2012 and offers two membership options available--$20 per day or $185 per month. 

Jackd Fitness 

Jackd Fitness is located at 51 Winant Pl, Staten Island, NY 10309 and was founded by Jaclynn who is a certified ISSA personal trainer. After leaving her job at Wall Street she created Jackd Fitness to help women look and feel their best while maintaining a healthy lifestyle and reaching their reaching their goals.  Additionally, Jaclynn was recently voted the best personal trainer on the island. The studio offers both personal training and group fitness classes; a thirty minute session costs $50 and a forty-five minute session costs $70.  

We here at Tom Crimmins Realty, operate on most of the busiest streets of Staten Island and believe each is equally important as the next and each has unique attractions to show its residents. If you have any questions regarding gyms, other facilities of Staten Island or are curious about the current market, come visit our office at 304 Manor Road, visit our website, or call us at 718-370-3200.



















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