A Buyer’s Guide to Used Gym Equipment

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User experience plays a critical role in any gym’s business and continuum. At the core of user experience is the equipment that you provide. Great gym equipment keeps customers happy and coming back. What it all comes down to it, you need the best equipment available to keep your customers satisfied. The cost-effective way for such as solution is world-class used gym equipment that are as dependable as brand-new.

At Used Gym Equipment, we’re dedicated to quality, value, service, and responsibility. With more than 33 years of reputation to uphold, our remanufactured equipment is popular, top brand names like Precor, Life Fitness, Hammer Strength, Cybex, Matrix, and Hoist.

Millennials and Gen Z

Fully refurbished used commercial gym equipment is at the center of creating a unique brand for your facility. At the 30,000-foot level, it’s important to know that your largest target group is Millennials who make wellness a part of their everyday lives. They pursue a more active lifestyle, exercise more, and eat smarter. But don’t overlook Generation Z. According to the Les Mills Global Consumer Fitness Survey 2019 (pre-pandemic) the age breakdown of active gym members is:

  • Millennials (born 1979-1993): 45%
  • Gen Z (born 1994-2002): 35%
  • Gen X (born 1964-1979): 14%
  • Baby Boomers (born 1949-1963): 6%

Those are the numbers for the members that your brand must retain. How important is member retention? Increasing member retention can increase a gym’s annual revenue by 25% to 95%, according to Glofox, a company that makes management software for fitness facilities.

When growing your membership, more than 50% of new members are younger than 30. Another key demographic is more than half of members in U.S. gyms are female.


Fully refurbished used gym equipment can also be fully customized. We custom powder-coat paint the frames and replace all upholstery. You might be outfitting a small boutique fitness center but customization is part of the branding assistance you will benefit by working with our long-established experts with deep knowledge of all the major equipment brands. Brand building is just as important for other facilities like country club gyms, private training studios, hotels, and others needing to keep their brand front and center.

Used Gym Equipment remanufactures cardio and strength machines using custom colors and embroidery that combine well with your existing decor. From flooring to equipment placement, we provide advice and support on every aspect of your fitness business.

Every piece of refurbished gym equipment must pass our complete overhaul and inspection process.

Full-Service Support

We are problem solvers going beyond the walls of a fitness center. One way we do this is by offering daily, weekly, and month-to-month rentals. Rentals can be solutions for special events,movie or TV film sets,and other creative needs.

Remanufactured used gym equipment is about quality. Our commercial-grade exercise equipment is made to last. Since 1989, we have been helping our customers put together incredible fitness facilities.Together, we make used gym equipment a win-win for everyone!

To learn more about our products and services and how we can help you create a state of the art and cost-effective fitness center please visit www.UsedGymEquipment.com or call 310.638.4800 to schedule an appointment.