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

The embassy has a small, but well-equipped gym. - Jan 2022

There are a couple of gym chains in town, both are quite expensive. There is a gym at the embassy and the employee association has yoga and boot camp classes 1-3 times a week. - Aug 2021

There are some local gyms downtown and one that has a pool. I don't know the rates since I do not use them. The gym at the embassy is usually pretty empty and decently equipped. The embassy compound has a pretty large green space with a playground, track, and volleyball and tennis courts. The commissary arranges Zumba, yoga classes, and tennis instruction at the embassy. - May 2021

Various gyms outside the embassy are available. Costs are comparable with the USA and facilities available vary. The higher end places (~1000 USD/year) offer spa services with membership, such as sauna, steam room, etc. - Mar 2017

Gyms are available - the two most popular ones are Gold's gym and Orange. Don't know the costs. The Embassy has a gym as well. There are a few yoga studios, and more are opening. Cost of a private yoga class at home with a top notch instructor is 8,000 AMD (US$20). A 1 hour massage at home is about US$37. - Oct 2014

Yes, there's a small gym at the Embassy, Gold's gym (expensive!) in town, and some other private gyms. - Sep 2011

Yes. There are several excellent gyms, including a Golds Gym with a 50-meter pool. - Oct 2009

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