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Chad C

Sean’s the best, most personally motivating coach ever!

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Steve M

Juan was awesome. Will see him Thursday.

Steve Morrison

Great Trainers, great place, in the best shape of my life.

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Stephen Horney

The best gym in all of Chicago .. smart and friendly staff .. Sean and Chad are both great!

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Greg White

This is the very best gym in the Midwest. The trainers are very knowledgeable and highly motivating. The vibe is very positive and the place is always clean. They will keep you healthy and help you reach your goals.

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Jocelyn Baux

The trainers at the atmosphere is just wonderful at Phenomenal. The owner Sean does a wonderful job of keeping everything up to date and he knows how to pick the best people!! The spirit is inclusive and motivating!

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Teryn Honeycutt

Fabulous facility with amazing trainers. Life changing! Thank you Galen Lundin for all that you have done for me!

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Katrinka Markowitz

Phenomenal Fitness provides a well equipped, welcoming environment for working out. The trainers are knowledgeable and committed to provide great instruction. I've been very pleased with Galen, who makes sure to adapt my program for some …

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Endri Velo

Amazing place , amazing staff.

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Maritza Marrero Carlo

I have been working out at Phenomenal Fitness for over twenty years. My longevity at the gym is due to the quality training, care, and concern that the trainers have. Throughout the years, I have had injuries that required me to workout …

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Virginia Julion

My husband and I joined Phenomenal Fitness approximately 3 years ago as a way to help get us back into shape. The exercises, information, and helpful tips have assisted in increasing our physical strength, endurance, and flexibility. Both …

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Chris McGowan

I’ve been going to Phenomenal for 10 years. The trainers are outstanding and can work with a wide range of abilities. Owner Sean Armstead has created a welcoming culture which is no-nonsense, motivating, goal-oriented and fun. Going to …

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Chris McGowan

I’ve been going to Phenomenal for 10 years. The trainers are outstanding and can work with a wide range of abilities. Owner Sean Armstead has created a welcoming culture which is no-nonsense, motivating, goal-oriented and fun. Going to …

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Leslee Soroka Patras

I have been going to PF for 12 years! My work outs are never the same and I am never bored. It’s a serious gym for people who want to get in shape and stay that way! I would highly recommend Phenominal Fitness to anyone- regardless of their…

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Leslee Soroka Patras

I have been going to PF for 12 years! My work outs are never the same and I am never bored. It’s a serious gym for people who want to get in shape and stay that way! I would highly recommend Phenominal Fitness to anyone- regardless of their…

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Doug Doolittle

This is a great cutting edge training gym. Custom programs to meet your needs. And more fun than going to the bar on Friday night .

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Pat DiMaria

The trainers and staff are awesome. I HIghly recommend Phenomenal Fitness!

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SHB

I've been training here for over 15 years. This is truly a first class facility. It's a trainer's gym, with a friendly, professional, knowledgable and attentive staff. Your workouts are individualized so that you accomplish your personal …

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Darcel Stewart

I’ve been with Sean since the beginning which was over 20 years ago. He is an extremely knowledgeable, educational and personable trainer who taught me the value of a great trainer. I have since moved out of town and have had other trainers…

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The goat Ivan

Phenomenal staff, service and clients!

A no judgement gym where results are delivered. The only gym I’ve stuck with for years.

It’s my “Cheers”!

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Michelle Brumfield

Knowledgeable, professional, and friendly staff. It's a true family at this gym. I've gotten in the best shape of my life at this place.

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Jocelyn Lyles

Phenomenal Fitness has been a shining light in my fitness journey. If you have never met the owner or stopped by to speak with a trainer, do so immediately!

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rm rogers

As soon as I walk inside the gym, I immediately get pumped up!!!! Much needed to get through my tough workouts with Galen💪🏽

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Malik Murray

Three words to describe Phenomenal Fitness.....Hence the name!

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Boots Aquino

My trainer Juan makes adjustments on my exercise program for the day based on how my body feels. This is good as I’ve had injuries because previous trainers pushed too hard. The lady who cleans and the man who answers the phone and bills me…

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nicole steinmetz

This is a great personal training gym. Sean is the best! I have worked with him for years and continue to enjoy my sessions with him.

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Margaret Schultz

The best of the best. Super knowledgeable staff, excellent equipment, great space and so well located.

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Joe Daniel

Ian Mack is great and changed my life

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Stephanie Guerrero

Hands down a terrific gym with a positive energy.

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R. J. Brennan

If you're looking to make a significant, positive impact on your health in a supportive environment with lots of dedicated, knowledgable staff and fun, friendly, fellow exercisers, Phenomenal Fitness is your place!!!!!

Whether you're a high…

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RJ Brennan

If you're looking to make a significant, positive impact on your health in a supportive environment with lots of dedicated, knowledgable staff and fun, friendly, fellow exercisers, Phenomenal Fitness is your place!!!!!

Whether you're a …

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Norma Bauerr

Great place to work out, good location

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Angela Shelton O'Banion

Expert trainers with decades of experience. Customized fitness plans. Focused on individual needs. Great, encouraging atmosphere.

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Sarah Chan

Shout out to all phenomenal fitness best gym in the city! And thanks for the Mother’s Day rose

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Ilva Sotiraj

Hands down the best place in town 🙌🏻

Group training in this place is amazing and i love how well everyone works together they are for real a #phenomenalTeam

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Vachon Young

Love the atmosphere and personal attention. It’s like the Cheers bar, everybody knows your name.

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Steven Meyers

Outstanding place for training and workouts. Exceptionally supportive trainers, responsive staff, and friendly environment.

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Craig Armstead

Coolest place on the planet. Coolest people in the planet.

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Hope Petermann

Can't say enough great things! Staff is positive, friendly and amazing! They work you hard! Such a positive, strong vibe!

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Fefe Parker

Great place went there while on vacation. I'm impressed with the staff and the overall workout

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Sharisse Kimbro

I have been training at Phenomenal Fitness for nearly 10 years and it has been life-changing. The trainers there are unparalleled in their knowledge, professionalism and commitment to their clients' transformations. Cannot recommended them …

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Olivier Clawelle

Great trainer

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Imran Shamim

Love this place

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Kym R Costa

Owners, Sean and Maria Armstead, have the knowledge, passion and servant hearted personality to give, share and provide excellent care and training in a great space and comfortable atmosphere. GO! You will find value!!

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Ronnie M. Jones II

The Armstead's are a Great team and most informative.. love their energy and drive.. I highly recommend Phenomenal Fitness with every fiber in my body �

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kellye keyes

Great and inspiring gym.

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Alejandro Gimenez

I had the opportunity to be part of a 5-week challenge to transform my body. The result was positive! but it would not have been possible without the help of the gym staff. I trained with two (David and Galen) of more than 10 coaches from …

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Sheldon Lo

Sean and his staff is very friendly and knowledgable.

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Sean Buck

I've been at Phenomenal almost 3 years and I love it. I've belonged to a number of gyms but never have I consistently visited them like I do at Phenomenal. Like the other reviewers say, this is not your typical gym full of equipment. This …

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Debra Mittleman

I used to loathe going to the gym, but ever since I started working out at Phenomenal Fitness, I now actually enjoying going. At other gyms, I've always felt judged since I am so out of shape and somewhat of a workout dummy. At Phenomenal, …

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Fred Bonner

I rate Phenomenal Fitness 5 stars in terms of service and training experience. I train with Galen. He is a very meticulous professional who develops a program with you to accomplish very specific goals. Then he works very closely with you …

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Elise Lovell

Phantastic experience working out with Galen Lundin at PF. All the trainers are super friendly, and Sean Armstead, co-owner of the gym, somehow knows everyone's name and makes everyone feel welcome. Very non-intimidating atmosphere; no …

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James Foster

Great gym, awesome vibe, with knowledgable, enthusiastic trainers. I highly recommend Phenomenal Fitness in the south loop. There’s no pretense to this small, well equipped workout spot. The owner, Sean Armstead, has established a community…

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Emily Luzzo

I have been a member of Phenomenal Fitness for a couple months now and have already seen/felt results from the tremendous training I have received from Galen. After coming off of an injury, I was hesitant on getting back into a challenging …

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Cynthia Townsel

I've been a member of Phenomenal Fitness for a few years now so thought it might be a good time to give them the stellar review they deserve. Phenomenal is not your usual over-stuffed chain gym or bare bones box; it's a business that has …

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Johnny Hsu

I've been coming here for the last three years, and they have helped me attain my fitness goals, whether it be to pack on muscle or lean down. The group sessions allow the class to be more affordable and the atmosphere is very friendly and …

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Teryn Honeycutt

I thoroughly enjoy working out and would recommend Galen & phenomenal fitness to anyone looking to improve their fitness with a dedicated group of trainers. The trainers do a great job of creating a personalized fitness routine for everyone…

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Robert Charles

Phenomenal Fitness is the best personal training facility in Chicago. The owner and cofounder Sean Armstead has assembled a great collection of trainers who are knowledgable, talented, and relatable. Working out in my 40s is not as easy as …

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Gwen Hudson

Great place to work out, good location, and convenient hours. Trainer Galen is very qualified and challenging. He focuses on accessing areas which need improvement, works those areas and provides a total body workout which strengthens and …

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Linda Petermann

I'm not the type that enjoys working out. I was introduced to Galen at Phenomenal, now I'm hooked. He understands my limitations and works with me. He is a stickler about form and targeting areas that need attention. I won't go to anyone …

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Matt Schoen

I’ve been training with Galen for almost 4 years now, and believe he is one of the most experienced & committed trainers around. I really enjoy the variety & challenge he puts into our sessions.

Galen is focused on helping me achieve my …

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Marc Barrile

The real deal. Excellent personal training with experienced, educated and informed trainers. Best direction, attention and insight I've experienced for individualized wellness and training regimen. I highly recommend Phenomenal Fitness for …

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Alex Salkin

In Chicago for a week, needed a place with kettlebells. Sean (the owner) was incredibly accommodating and is a really, really great guy.

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Tony Laurent

Beautiful gym with lots of open space, excellent staff, great service...all the things I need in a gym. Perfect for athletic training! Best gym I've been to in Chicago. 5-stars! Sean and Maria are serious and knowledgable about fitness. …

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Uli Jaschek

Great place to workout and get results with your personal trainer. Love it!

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John Hill Jr.

The staff is focused on improving a client's health from movement, flexibility, strength, conditioning to nutrition. The customized wholistic approach increases a client's overall wellness. More time in the gym and learning from the staff, …

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Dina McReynolds Everage

First trainer that has made me feel empowered to accomplish my goals! Thanks Sean.

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Drew Miller

Great people, great training. Nuff said.

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Laura Buzzelli

I have been working out her for years. If you think you're intimidated by weight training or a personal trainer, this is a great place. All the trainers know their stuff and are down to earth. The owners are very hands on and will know your…

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Kelli Holbrook

This facility is AWESOME! Everyone was supportive, having a trainer is excellent and if your able to go, U wont b disappointed!!!

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Jeanette Johnson

All of the South Loop insiders know this is the place to hit the gym. They have many trainers on staff and will challenge you. I love that they support the Greater South Loop Association and are involved in the community.

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