How Does Life Time Athletic Compare to Club Fitness? 

Check out our comparison chart with Life Time Athletic, and you’ll see why Club Fitness is the Right Fit for Every BODY in St. Louis. Club Fitness offers the best fitness experience for those looking to improve their quality of life through fitness. Regardless of your experience level in the gym, your schedule, or your budget, Club Fitness has several membership options that will help you on your fitness journey. We are locally owned and have been helping the St. Louis, Missouri and Illinois communities achieve their fitness goals since 1983.

We take a lot of pride in providing the best possible value as a gym, and we’re not just talking about price. The number of amenities and locations Club Fitness offers its members is second-to-none in the St. Louis area. From 24 Hour Access and Free Kid’s Clubs, to Free Tanning and Hydro Massage Lounges, our memberships come with everything you need to enjoy reaching your fitness goals.


Club Fitness

Life Time

Number of St. Louis Area Locations 23 2
Membership Prices Per Month $10 – $49.99 Starts at $89
24 Hour Access 7 Days A Week, 365 Days A Year Yes
Locally Owned Yes No
Employee Owned Yes No
Free Kids Club Yes Kids Must Have Junior Memberships
Free Group Classes 700+ A Week Yes
Free Hydro Massage Chairs Yes No
Free Tanning Yes No
Les Mills Virtual Cycling Yes No
Stages Cycle Bikes Yes No
Heart Rate Based Training Studios Burn Zone & Pulse Studio No
Women’s Training Studio O’fallon (MO), Maplewood*, East Alton*, O’fallon (IL)*, Fenton* No
Cardio Theater Yes No
Sauna Yes Yes
Personal Training Yes Yes
Free Weights Yes Yes
Resistance Machines Yes Yes
Smoothie Bar Yes Yes

Need a little help with your fitness goals? Club Fitness offers 700+ fun instructor led Group Exercise Classes weekly. Our group instructors offer a variety movement options throughout each class to ensure a great workout regardless of your experience or skill level. Club Fitness also offers two exciting coach-led training studios – the Burn Zone and the Pulse Studio – where members use state-of-the-art cardio and functional training equipment to scorch calories, increase mobility, and build strength.

The Difference Between Club Fitness and Life Time Fitness

Club Fitness is proud to be an employee owned company. We believe being an employee owned company empowers our team members to take even more pride in their service to our members. It is our goal to provide a clean, functional, and friendly fitness experience every time you come to one of our gyms. Through exceptional customer service and offering the greatest number of amenities at the best possible value, it is our mission to be the premier health and fitness center in every community that we serve.

*Amenities vary by location and membership level. Maplewood, East Alton, O’fallon (IL), and Fenton locations coming soon!


Come experience the Club Fitness difference yourself at one of our 20+ St. Louis area locations!