We all know it’s important to stay physically fit, but in a part of the world where summer is short-lived, sometimes it’s hard to find the motivation to get out and exercise…or maybe it’s just easy to lose the motivation we once had. Either way, one of the ways to keep up the motivation is to find a good gym, activity, or event near you. Below is a list that is designed to help you find the best options for physical fitness in your area of Southeast Wisconsin.


Rain or shine, snow or fog, there are many options for year-round fitness in our part of the world.


Tempo Fit

Anytime Fitness (56th St)(18th St)

Body Dynamics Fitness Center

Donna’s Gymnastics

Stretch Fitness, LLC

Snap Fitness

Atlas Gym 2

CrossFit Kenosha

Charter Fitness of Kenosha

Kenosha YMCA


Xperience Fitness (Greenfield)(Halles Corner)(West Allis)(Brookfield)

Anytime Fitness

Planet Fitness

Sweeny’s Gym

Bay View Fitness 24 Hours

BrewCity CrossFit

Brew Fitness

Ascent Gym

Gold’s Gym

Monkey Bar Gym Milwaukee

9Round Milwaukee

Badger CrossFit

Legacy Gym MKE

Curves International

Wisconsin Athletic Club

Iron Tribe Fitness

ProHealth West Wood Health and Fitness Center

CrossFit 262

Orangetheory Fitness

CrossFit Vanquish


Racine Gymnastics Center

Racine Family YMCA

Xperience Fitness

Planet Fitness

Anytime Fitness

Razor Sharp Fitness (Mt. Pleasant)(Racine)

9Round Racine

HigherHealth Fitness Training

Mt. Sinai Gym

Harbor Park CrossFit Racine

Nitro Training

CrossFit Repentance

Lakes Area Gymnastics, Inc


Aside from the grueling routines of gym life, there are a lot of options for keeping active in the area. Also, since we’re so used to the snow up here, there are tons of options for cold weather and year-round activities.


Kenosha RecPlex

Boys and Girls Club of Kenosha

Golf Courses


Adventure Rock

Helium Trampoline Park

Milwaukee Curling Club

Pettit National Ice Center

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park

Wilson Ice Arena

Wisconsin Indoor Golf Center

Golf Courses


Racine Curling Club

City of Racine Adult and Youth Basketball Leagues

North Beach Volleyball

Root River Rec — Canoeing and Kayaking

Golf Courses


Even when it’s cold out, there are PLENTY of fun events to get you out of the house and active in Southeast Wisconsin. Check out the listings below for a broad assortment—none of which are on Sabbath.


Run Blue To Beat It — 5K

Bear Paws For A Cause — 4K

Rugged Maniac — 5K


First Call — 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon

Run 4 Water — 5K

Milwaukee Mother’s Day 5K & 10K — 5K, 10K

Nancy’s Run, Rock, & Stroll — 5K, 2 Mile

Hot Cider Hustle — 10 Mile, 5K

Last Call — 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon

Strider Pettit Races — 10 Mile, 10K

Santa Run & Walk — 5K

Drumstick Dash

Great Gobble Wobble

Turkey Trot 5K & 8K

Turkey Trot Prediction Run

Lakefront Marathon

DoLittle Marathon

Over The Hills And Through The Park

Milwaukee River Challenge

Bayside 5K

St. Mary Royal Run

Fiesta Run & Walk Diabetes & Obesity Awareness

Punt, Pass, Kick

Pretzel Run

Run With The Cops


Holiday Mile Fitness Challenge — A Mile A Day (Thanksgiving - New Year’s Day)



Color Run