The annual Northeast Ohio Parent Choice Awards seeks to gather the opinions of local parents on everything family-friendly in the region. Our readers and online followers voted for their favorite businesses, attractions, family services and more.
Here are the winner and finalists in the “Best place for family-friendly fitness” category.
Click here to view winners and finalists in all 26 categories.
With dozens of locations in the region, the YMCA’s fitness facilities, swimming pools, camps, programming and more are convenient and close to home. At every age and level of fitness, you’ll find people just like you looking to live a little bit healthier. With its nationwide memberships, families can visit any participating Y in the U.S., so you can reach your health and wellness goals wherever you live, work or travel.
Life Time Fitness
Life Time Beachwood is more than a gym; it’s a luxury athletic resort that boasts indoor and outdoor pools, group fitness studios, dedicated kids’ spaces, a café and more — all within 112,000 square feet dedicated to the pursuit of healthy living. Offerings include group and individual training, classes, sports, kids and family programming, dining, spa and more.
The Mandel JCC in Beachwood offers a comprehensive approach to fitness, with classes, weights, cardio equipment, pilates and yoga studios, an indoor track, racquetball courts, and a gymnasium. It also offers on-staff trainers, plus massages, whirlpools, steam rooms and saunas. Parents will love the family-friendly amenities, kids swimming lessons, and various options for childcare, preschool and camps.