fitGLENfit is a a clean, convenient & community-based independent fitness center located in the village of Glen Park, San Francisco that provides a gym and small group training classes in Yoga, Pilates, TRX and Spin.
The gym &studios were created with the environment in mind. 100 percent of the business is solar powered. Extensive renovations utilized recycled and repurposed items throughout the building process, such as the Nike Grind flooring, repurposed tile and wood, and sustainable bamboo flooring in both of the studios. Our green-friendly services don't stop with green building materials, as we make all of our decisions based on the best wellness options available for good health and the environment. fGf aspires to minimize waste in our landfill through using recycled options for paper sources, and composting what little waste we produce.
fGf's commitment to environmental sustainability includes:
fGf operates off the sun, using a solar-powered system.
fGf was designed with more than 75% reclaimed and recycled building materials including, bamboo flooring, recycled rubber flooring made from old Nike sneakers, reclaimed cardboard lamp shades, reclaimed bathroom tiles, reclaimed barn wood doors and accessories.
fGf utilizes natural light for lighting, open windows for ventilation & Big Ass Fans that silently and gently distribute conditioned air throughout the space, cooling down the space without the need for use of air conditioning.
fGf Composts and recycled 100% of it's consumed waste.
fGf offers filtered tap water in lieu of offering non-sustainable, costly bottled water.
fGf promotes the use of personal water-bottles to minimize the need for compostable cups.
fGf asks members to supply personal workout towels to eliminate excess water-waste from laundering single-use towels.
fGf uses non-toxic cleaners, recycled paper products and natural hand sanitizers.
fGf's location and business model promotes walking and biking to the gym instead of driving.
6 out of our 9 cardio machines are battery powered. We deploy energy efficient technology and appliances including computers, lights, fans and cooling systems.
fGf's marketing materials use soy or vegetable dyes and are printed on recycled and tree-free materials.
fGf is a member of the Glen Park Business Alliance and supports local, independent and like-minded Green businesses.