Chapel Street Precinct is excited to announce the finalists in the Gyms & Fitness Category for the 2022 Chapel Champion Awards. Cast your votes below by 12 noon Monday 16 May (you can only vote once per category, per single email address, so make those votes count).

Winners will be announced week commencing 23 May 2022.

Owned and operated by Ivan Voronoff, a 1st degree black belt from Brazil with more than 15 years experience, Melbourne Jiu-Jitsu Academy offers a range of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and self-defence classes for children (5yrs+) and adults. A professional, high quality academy they pride themselves on promoting a family-friendly environment, embracing all students regardless of age and ability in a fun, ego-free environment where members feel part of a family and not just a number. Absolutely anyone is welcome.

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F45 classes are 45 minutes of High Intensity Interval Training, 45 seconds on, 15 seconds off – mixing strength and cardio, to give you an all round workout that’s probably a better option than a cheeky beer on your lunch break. It just works. Whether you want to pack on some lean muscle, rip up or hit the d/floor without having to catch your breath every few minutes – get on board the F45 train. If it’s good enough for Hugh Jackman and Mark Wahlberg, it’s good enough for you.

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One of South Yarra’s only 24 hour gyms! Meaning you no longer have to rush to workout because whether you live or work in South Yarra you have the flexibility to train when you want, day or night. So, sign up today! We mean it. C’mon guys, excuses don’t burn calories.

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Raise the Bar specialise in weight training, so don’t expect as much cardio in their sessions (for all the burpee haters). Their weight training gym will get you stronger than ever while building muscle and burning fat.

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At Bodhi & Ride, they’ve redefined traditional spin classes to create a revolutionary wellness experience that gives you a full body and mind workout. Described by Vogue as a “cardio party on a bike”, their ride classes are fun, immersive and designed to challenge you physically and mentally. Complete a high-intensity cardio spin workout in their unique ‘Ride Chamber’, there’s high-tech bikes, nightclub lighting and 45 minutes of DJ-sampled music intensity involved.

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Body Fit Training Prahran is all about providing results focused and time efficient workout programs. With sessions structured similarly to those of elite athletes and measured to ensure optimum results through some of the most innovative technology within the industry, you know you’re in good hands.

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South Yarra Strength is a niche Personal Training Studio located in the heart of Prahran. Specialising in weights training, strength programming and weight loss, South Yarra Strength prides itself on not having ridden fast fashion fitness waves and instead delivers you the reality of eating well and training hard. There’s no magic, no quick fix, but an education into a better body, mind and self. Because your best you, is their strength.

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The Fitstop Formula combines the fundamentals of cardiovascular training, strength and conditioning, allowing all fitness levels to experience real results. Fitstoppers burn calories, build lean muscle and progress their athletic abilities within a fun and encouraging group training environment inspiring happier, healthier humans.

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Anytime Fitness South Yarra is a family run club with staff who care about every members health, fitness progression and experience. From free weights, to cardio, to functional, to the Anytime Workouts App and personal and small group training, this club has everything you need to hit your fitness goals and work towards living your best life in your best possible body. The club is suited to all fitness levels and all ages (16+).

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For the mind and body approach to health and fitness, Kaya Health Clubs in Prahran is exactly what you’re looking for. For a flat weekly membership fee, you’ll have access to over 80 different classes – especially helpful if it’s cardio day, but you’re actually feeling like yoga would hit the spot instead. Especially come savasana time, do you feel me?

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The gym floor provides an elite selection of equipment nowhere else to be found in Melbourne. With 18 leg machines, 10 back pieces, the latest in gym technology with ‘Prime’ cable attachments and fittings, specialty barbells, dumbbells up to 60kg. Look no further for your training sanctum. The physical environment of natures jungle possesses a diverse array of species and personalities. Jungle HQ represents radical acceptance of individuality, encouraging its true expression through the form of spirituality, health and wellness.

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The TFC community is one that comes together to move and be moved; that supports one another, and is united in their love of continuous growth, movement, and wellbeing. Their mission is to educate, inspire and empower all bodies. The Fitness Concept pride themselves on offering an inclusive training space for all abilities, led by a team of dedicated expert coaches.

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A highly trained and professional team delivering group and personal training service, catering to any and all body types, and offering encouragement and support throughout your workout. Enquire now, to ensure that your workout gets the best results.

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At Vision Personal Training Prahran their lovely and motivated staff will help you reach your individual fitness or weight-loss goals – the fast, friendly and fun way. Vision Personal Training is unlike any other fitness studio – so go on, experience the difference today.

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A fitness revolution, 1R offers a fitness experience like no other. There are three class types, Rumble, Reformer and Reshape, and a space that you have to see to believe. Try three classes for $45.

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Get fit and have fun! Fitness, Stretch, HIIT or dance they will get you moving and loving the process to healthy movement. HD Entertainment’s approach combines strength and conditioning, HIIT, dance and Gyrotonic(R) Method (formerly yoga for dancers) to get you achieving your goals while having a great time.
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