Exercising is something that has proven to have many benefits for our body and soul.
And just because you’re on vacation in Cannes, or staying in Cannes for a period of time, there’s no reason that you should give up your training.
The French Riviera offers some delicious food, and if you want to stay in shape, while also enjoying the delicious food that Cannes and the Riviera have to offer, exercising and working out is a good idea.
There are several gyms in Cannes, and in this article, we’ll be listing a long list of the most popular ones.
Gyms in Cannes
The most popular way to exercise in Cannes is to simply go out and jog and run. During summer, especially during mornings and evenings, you can see plenty of people running along the Croisette and along the Mediterranean. The scenery is stunning, so it’s easy to see why running in Cannes is so popular. While this isn’t gymming, it’s a wonderful form of exercise. If you are going to do it, make sure you do it in the morning or evening, as the weather is very hot during the day in the summer – especially when the sun is out.
If you include the gyms that each hotel has, you’ll reach quite a high number of gyms in Cannes, but since most of those gyms aren’t available for the public, they won’t be listed. But as a rule of thumb, all five-star hotels have great gyms, which you may or may not be allowed to use in exchange for a payment.
Cannes – Fitness Trail – La Croix des Gardes
If you go a bit further up the mountains, above Cannes, you’ll find an outdoor fitness trail where you can exercise. It is located in:
Avenue de la Croix des Gardes, Les Jardins de Babylone, Pierre Longue, Cannes, Grasse, Maritime Alps, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Metropolitan France, 06400;06150, France.
Running and Jogging in Cannes
Jogging is the most popular form of exercise in Cannes, but you don’t have to go jogging at random, though. In fact, Cannes has multiple of jogging, running, and walking trails, known as “pistes, almost like a ski slope.
These pistes have different lengths and difficulties, so every runner and jogger is sure to find one that suits them.
In Cannes, you can exercise on Mace Beach free of charge every Saturday morning from 10-11am. To join, you need a mat or towel, shoes, and of course water. All ages are welcome, and the trainers are provided by the town of Cannes since it wants to be known as “Capitale du sport en plein air” – The capital of sport and clean air.
The Bocca Cabana has been opened since July 2017 and is a wonderful outdoor sports area. Starting at the Morana roundabout, you’ll find a 700m coastline that is created with a special focus on sport and exercise, dedicate to walking, jogging, cycling, and workouts. It has a particular fitness area and kiosks if you need some snacks. There’s a free bus transfer during the summer.
Circuit Training – Croix des Gardes
This is a 3.1km route that mixes cross-country with open-air gym equipment. The location has three water fountains if you ever get thirsty (which you’ll probably be when exercising).
Fitlane Cannes gare
Fitlane is one of France’s largest gym chains, so the standard is quite good. If you’ve ever been to a Fitlane gym before, you can expect the quality and equipment to be fairly similar. Fitlane in Cannes is located on a great location, in the same building as the Cannes train station, making it easily accessible.
Fitlane Cannes La Bocca
There are two Fitlane’s in Cannes and the second Fitlane gym in Cannes is located in Cannes La Bocca.
Both Fitlane gyms offer daily rates and monthly subscriptions.
Soft Fitness Cannes
This gym is located at 5 Impasse Saint-Paul. It is a gym that offers great value for your money, with both daily and weekly payments. It also offers several classes, such as Jazz dance-fitness, Pilates, and more. The gym closes at 9 PM. They offer personalized gym programs to help you succeed in the gym, as well as personal trainers and instructors.
AERO GYM WOHL
This gym in Cannes is located at 51 Rue Georges Clemenceau and closes at 9 PM. It has access to personal trainers, Wi-fi, changing rooms, nutrition advice, and more.
The gym offers following classes:
This gym in Cannes is located at 56 Avenue du Maréchal Gallieni. It is open until 8 PM. It offers private coaching, cardio, muscle training, biking, sauna, and much more.
Located on 10 Boulevard du Moulin, this Cannes gym is open until 8 PM. The gym is calm and is set up a slightly older design.
KEEP COOL Cannes
Located at 232 Chemin de la Bastide Rouge, this gym has a slightly longer open time than many of its gym competitor, closing at 11 PM rather than 8 PM which is the usual.
The gym is located in Cannes La Bocca, which means it isn’t located in the center of Cannes, but outside it.
Keep Cool is a major gym chain in France, with tons of gyms throughout France, meaning the standard will be quite similar to other gyms from the same chain.
La Salle – Cannes
La salle is a gym in Cannes, located on 7 Rue Alliee which offers an array of different courses and training styles. This means that it is a gym that is sure to suit everyone’s needs, no matter if you prefer to do Zumba, body balance, muscle training, and much more.
The gym is located at 18 Boulevard de Lorraine, in the centre ville of Cannes.
This gym in Cannes is located on 20 Rue du Commandant André, right in the center of Cannes.
It offers lots of different classes including pilates, senior coaching, outdoor training, gym for kids, and much more.
This gym in Cannes is located at 14 Avenue du Dr. Raymond Picaud and closes at 7 PM. It offers professional trainers that can give you advice and help you take your exercise to new heights.
They also offer several programs which you can take part in.