Institute of Performance & Fitness, North Reading
Fun fact: Owner Walter Norton, Jr., is a trainer to movie stars and professional athletes. In fact, he helped get Ben Affleck into caped crusader shape for the film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.
What’s unique: The one-on-one attention and commitment that personal training clients get at the Institute of Performance & Fitness are the same whether they’re a professional athlete or an average guy or gal looking to get into better shape.
303 Main St., North Reading, 978-289-4177, ipfitness.com
Fitness Together, Andover
Standout qualities: An emphasis on personalized attention, from the very beginning of the process, starting with an in-depth assessment of clients’ fitness needs and goals, through the regular progress reports that measure outcomes.
Fun fact: Fitness Together’s team of personal trainers are highly educated, trained, and certified, holding degrees in fields like exercise physiology and certification in fitness nutrition and other disciplines.
166 N. Main St., Andover, 978-623-8181, fitnesstogether.com/andover
Fit Revolution, North Reading
Fun Fact: Fit Revolution is committed to helping you achieve your best self, offering not only great classes and personal training but also super-inexpensive in-house babysitting
23 Concord St., North Reading, 339-933-0293, fit-rev.com