What kinds of gyms or other sports/workout facilities are available? Are they expensive?

Abundant facilities at accessible prices. Bodytech is the best gym chain albeit gymgoers there can be snooty. - Jul 2020


Lot's of gyms. Body tech seems to have locations all over town including on the Embassy compound. Some folks have personal trainers at home. - Feb 2020


Gyms are widely available including one in the embassy. There are Crossfit studios, pilates, yoga, weightlifting, boxing, all kinds of specialized gyms. Many people have personal trainers. Some families belong to country clubs with pools, golf, and other sports. Biking is very common. - Nov 2018


There are Bodytechs around, including one at the embassy. I don't know about the cost. I see MANY people working with personal trainers in the parks. A friend was working out with one and I believe he charged her about COP $45k-50k/hr. - Sep 2018


Lots of stuff available. In our neighborhood alone we have a regular gym, spinning (cycling) classes, boxing, yoga (multiple), and even Barre. - Aug 2018


Many gyms are found throughout the city, including CrossFit. Memberships can be higher or equal to US prices - May 2018


Body Tech is widely available, however, it is pretty expensive in my opinion (over US$100/month). Crossfit gyms are popping up in many neighborhoods. There are several other-slightly more affordable gyms as well. The Embassy has a Body Tech gym on the compound, you can choose to be a member of that gym only and not have access to the other Body Tech gyms for a reasonable price. - Apr 2016


There is a gym at the embassy and a chain called Bodytech, which also has gyms in our neighborhoods. The embassy Bodytech is subsidized and cheap, but the Bodytech chains outside the embassy can be extremely overpriced and have terrible customer service. - Aug 2015


There is a nice gym at the Embassy and some around the city. - Aug 2014


There are many gyms. Cost varies dramatically from your local mom and pop gym to BodyTech at the highest end. Pool use is very expensive are hard to find. Personal trainers are reasonable. Crossfit is becoming popular and boxes are opening througout the city. - Jun 2014


Yes, all over the place, but they are quite expensive. Bogotanos are VERY fitness-conscious, and you can see them exercising indoors and out all over the city. - May 2013


They are readily available and at varying costs. Chains like Bodytech are very expensive. - Oct 2012


There are gyms everywhere, plus the city is famous for its "ciclovia" on Sundays and holidays. The embassy also has a gym. - Jul 2012


Again, imagine New York City but with much more expensive memberships. - Apr 2012


The Embassy has a Body Tech and there's are lots of other Body Techs around town--so that's the gym most Embassy folks use. Many of the residential buildings also have small gyms with at least a few treadmills. - Dec 2011


Yes -- all over the city. They can be expensive, but they are plentiful. - Jul 2011


There is one at the U.S. Embassy. You pay about 50 USD per month. But with the expensive life here, sometimes it is difficult to pay even that. - Nov 2010


Plenty of gyms, and now there is one at the embassy. - Sep 2010


Yes. The embassy has a franchise of the local gym onsite as of July, 2010. - Aug 2010


Yes, but they're expensive, even by US standards. - Aug 2010


Lots of gyms and work-out facilities. And a brand-new facility (Body Tech) just opened up at the US Embassy. - Aug 2010


Yes, even in the embassy there is a really good gym. There are all kinds of gyms around, but they are expensive. - Jun 2010


Readily available all over the city. - Jan 2010


Yes, many, including yoga and pilates studios. - Sep 2009


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