Health clubs can be booked all across the Rhine Ruhr region. Some national brands are in most cities such as Fitness First and Heath City offer fitness and stamina. Others including Kieser Training aim to improve stature, back health and other issues. Holmes place include access to a swimming pool as well.
Yet more are individual, one off and more unique in their approach or atmosphere. Some also focus on training for women.
Whether in Essen, Bonn, Cologne, Dortmund or Düsseldorf, all health clubs are keen to attract new people with an affinity for sports and expats fit the bill. Especially since centres suffer from members letting their best intentions slip along with their membership.