Happy New Year to all!
Just a quick link today to a decent article in the Yahoo postgame section. A number of reputable trainers/coaches are interviewed regarding best choices for a new gym (New Years resolution stuff). Here's the link: http://www.thepostgame.com/blog/training-day/201112/how-pick-gym-2012
Take note of this quote: "Ignore the stuff you don't use," Schuler says. "Swimming pools, saunas, and basketball courts are nice, but why pay for those amenities if you're only joining to use the weights or the cardio machines?" And you should be planning to use plenty of free weights.