Fitness Center

The G.T. Bray Recreation Center boasts a fully stocked, state-of-the-art fitness center with the hottest trends in equipment.  Along with amenities of the fitness center, membership also includes a fitness orientation, a wellness screening, and unlimited access to the Bray Fitness Coordinators.  Whether you are trying to avoid the blazing Florida sun for your cardiovascular exercise or you are training for your next powerlifting meet, the Fitness Center at G.T. Bray has the right equipment and expertise for you.  Check out more details below.

 

Equipment & Amenities

The G.T. Bray Recreation Center's Fitness Center is outfitted with an impressive blend of industry leading functional equipment and the standard gym favorites, including:

Cardio

  • Precor Treadmills
  • Precor Ellipticals
  • Precor Recumbent and Upright Bicycles
  • Concept 2 Rower and Ski Erg
  • 2 Precor Adaptive Motion Trainers
  • Step Mill
  • Assault Air Bike
  • Assault Runner Treadmill

Cardio Equipment

Strength

  • Cybex Selectorized Strength Machines
  • Smith Machine
  • Bumper Plates 10-45 lbs.
  • Dumbbells 3-100 lbs.
  • Olympic Bars
  • Hex Bar
  • Matrix Double Mega Squat Rack with Monkey Bars
  • Outdoor Dynamic Rig

Bench Press

Functional/Bodyweight

  • Stability Balls
  • Medicine Balls
  • Bumper Plates
  • Kettlebells 13-53 lbs.
  • Variety of Resistance Bands

Entertainment

  • Five Flat Panel Televisions
  • Surround Sound System
  • iPod Hookups
  • Personal TVs
  • iPads to Borrow

Amenities

  • Men’s and Women’s Locker Rooms
  • Four showers, an ADA shower
  • Lockers

Orientations

The Fitness staff provides a free Fitness Center Orientation to members to help them become acquainted with the facility and the equipment. 

To make an appointment call: (941) 742-5923 ext. 6086 or email:

Molly.White@mymanatee.org or Preston.Higdon@mymanatee.org

Wellness Screenings

Schedule an appointment to meet with one of our Fitness Coordinators for your wellness screening, which includes:

  • BMI
  • Blood Pressure
  • Weight
  • Body Fat
  • Waist Circumference

After your evaluation, the fitness staff will develop a program to reach your goals.

For information or to schedule an appointment, call (941) 742-5923 ext. 6086.