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I like this gym
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I like this gym. They have classes all throughout the day and evening, beginning at 6am. It does get busy sometimes, but I have never had to wait... More >

14 of 17 people found this review helpful
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Good: rates and equipment. classes are great.. Bad: the trainers are a bit creepy. they stand and stare at members while looking at them with... More >

35 of 38 people found this review helpful

Editorial Review

by Valerie Moloney at Citysearch, June 04, 2008

Locals work up a sweat at this all-business, but no pretenses gym in Evanston.
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No need to be intimidated--this is not a stomping ground for six-packs, but a gym for all body types, rolls and all. The casual, exposed brick space is also bigger than it looks,...

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35 of 38 people found this helpful:
trainers.
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Good: rates and equipment. classes are great.. Bad: the trainers are a bit creepy. they stand and stare at members while looking at them with loathing and contempt. they seem to get their collective... More >
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11 of 12 people found this helpful:
agree with NPD review but
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the trainer was not seeking but DEMANDING folks respond to him. very strange and scary to observe. More >
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9 of 9 people found this helpful:
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my trainer was so busy seeking the attention of other members of the club that he left me standing in the lurch and that was after senseless and rapid transitioning through different sets. Trainer... More >
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13 of 13 people found this helpful:
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I think that place is operated by crazy people. trainer bios may READ like they are pros but to seem them in form is to witness an SNL parody. More >
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8 of 9 people found this helpful:
Mgmt intervention
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Mgmt needs to intervene and supervise the behavior of the trainers especially during the late afternoon and evening hours. The trainers behave like adolescent punks with impunity toward clients. I... More >
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mgmt intervention needed
  by whosepouse at Citysearch
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Mgmt needs to intervene and supervise the behavior of the trainers especially during the late afternoon and evening hours. The trainers behave like adolescent punks with impunity toward clients. I... More >
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4 of 4 people found this helpful:
mgmt intervention
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I think mgmt needs to make their presence known somehow because the trainers behave like unsupervised children. More >
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I like this gym
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I like this gym. They have classes all throughout the day and evening, beginning at 6am. It does get busy sometimes, but I have never had to wait for equipment. I read the post about the trainer... More >
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agree with training experience
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i like what the previous reviewer mentioned about the trainers at EAC. they seem really distracted and rushing around to the point of being rude. i had some additional questions to ask TM my trainer... More >
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oddballl training sessions
  by oscar f at Insider Pages
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i had the oddest training sessions at EAC. there was some kind of disconnection. i could not get the trainer to listen to me. he kept going off on his job as a psychologist and hypnotist. he was... More >
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Evanston Athletic Club

2.75.00.0 based on 27 reviews
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1723 Benson Ave (at at Church St)
Evanston, Illinois 60201
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