Sweat It Out in These 5 Boxing Gyms

Whether you want to strengthen your body and lose weight or learn boxing techniques for self-defense, a boxing gym can come in handy.

Want to get started? Check out these 5 well-known boxing gyms.

Gerry Penalosa Boxing Gym

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Named after two-weight world champion Gerry Penalosa, this boxing gym features highly skilled trainers and well-equipped gym branches across Luzon, replete with boxing rings, bags, weight rooms, and more. MMA and Muay Thai instruction are also available.

The Essentials

  • Business name: Gerry Penalosa Boxing Gym
  • Operating hours: Daily from 6 AM to 10 PM 
  • Rates (all rates include trainer):

Membership Fee: P800 for 1 year

Boxing Rate: P250 for members; P350 for non-members

Unlimited monthly: P3,200 for members; P4,500 for non-members

  • Branches

Doña Soledad Branch
Address: 217 Doña Soledad Ave, Parañaque, National Capital Region
Operating Hours:
 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Contact Nos.: 0949-9840796 / 0917-8761369

Quezon City Branch

Address: 8th Acropolis Centre, E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue, 1110 Quezon City
Operating Hours:
 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Contact Nos.: 0939-9253648 / 0917-8576530

Kalentong Branch

Address: 2nd Floor Market Place Mall,  Kalentong, Mandaluyong, 1550 Metro Manila
Operating Hours: 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Contact No.: (02) 533 4222

Marcos Highway Branch

Address: 3rd Flr. Park Place Centre Building, Marcos Highway, Cor. Vermont Park Executive Village Brgy. Mayamot, 1900 Antipolo, Rizal
Operating Hours: 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Contact No: 0917-3808038

Hemady, QC Branch

Address: 2nd floor, 1180 E. Rodriquez Sr. ave., cor Hemady St., cor. 13th St. QC.
Operating Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Contact No: 0917-8761369

Tarlac Branch

Address: 3/F Fire Volunteers Bldg. Mc Arthur Highway cor. M.H Del Pilar St., Tarlac

Operating Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Contact No: 0905-5169151

Southville,  Las Piñas City Branch

Address: 6750 CAA Road, Citadella Subdivision, Pulang Lupa, Las Piñas City
Operating Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Contact No: 0917-8761369

Marcelo Green Village Branch

Address: 3F Julliane Building, Marcelo Avenue Cor Chestnut Street, Marcelo Green Village, Parañaque
Operating Hours: 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Contact No: 0927 945 5616

F.I.S.T Gym

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If you’re eager to learn boxing and other martial arts, including Muay Thai, MMA, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and arnis (or even wrestling), F.I.S.T Gym fits the bill. It’s also centrally located in Timog Avenue – perfect for an after-work or before-party sesh.

The Essentials

  • Business name:  F.I.S.T Gym
  • Address: Suite 301, Gil-Preciosa Bldg. 2, No. 75 Timog Ave., South Triangle, Quezon City
    Contact: 09178326485
  • Operating hours: 7 AM to 9 PM from Monday to Saturday; 7 AM to 5 PM on Sunday
  • Rate: P200 for members; P300 for non-members

Elite Boxing and Muay Thai Gym  

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For those who value both privacy and freedom, there’s Elite Boxing and Muay Thai Gym. This capacious boxing and Muay Thai facility offers plenty of space in its three branches, plus over two dozens of punching bags to accommodate students all at once.Students also get to choose instructors based on credentials.

The Essentials

  • Business name: Elite Boxing and Muay Thai Gym  
  • Operating hours: 6:30 AM to 10 PM daily
  • Rate: P250 for members; P350 for non-members
  • Branches:

G/F One, Orchard Rd Condo, Eastwood City Cyberpark, E. Rodriguez Ave, Quezon City
0916 261 8000

8th Floor Padilla Bldg, F. Ortigas Jr Rd, Pasig
0905 477 1888

109 Esteban St. cor Rufino, Legaspi Village, Makati
0916 588 8112

Empire Boxing

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Learn from the pros while spending less at Empire Boxing. Empire’s branches in Metro Manila offer budget-friendly rates starting at P150 to accommodate even penny-pinching students. Choose from boxing, Muay Thai, and Mixed Martial Arts.

The Essentials

  • Business name: Empire Boxing
  • Shredded Rate: P150
  • Branches:

Legazpi Village

Unit M8, The Gallery Building, 111 Amorsolo Street, Legazpi Village, Makati, 1229 Metro Manila

0999 994 3267

Open 24 from Monday to Saturday; 7 AM to 6 PM on Sunday


3rd floor Westlake Building, Pasig Boulevard, Brgy Bagong Ilog, Pasig City, Pasig Blvd, Pasig, Kalakhang Maynila

0927 179 4168

Open 6 AM to 12 MN Monday to Saturday; 8 AM to 9 PM on Sunday


41 Bulusan St., Laloma, Santa Mesa Heights, Quezon City, 1114 Metro Manila

0919 998 8765

Open 7 AM to 10 PM daily

Tomas Morato

74 Tomas Morato Ave, Quezon City, 1112 Metro Manila

0977 677 2570

Open 6 AM to 12 MN daily

Empire Boxing East (Rizal)

Km 21 Ortigas Ave Ext, Cainta, Rizal

Elorde Boxing Gym

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Taking inspiration from boxing champ Flash Elorde, Elorde Boxing Gym features expert coaches and rigorous, strength-enhancing workouts. Apart from boxing, there are also Muay Thai classes, as well as well as weight lifting and spinning classes in other branches. Branches are spread out in Manila, the South, and Central Luzon, making boxing accessible even to those residing outside Manila.

The Essentials

  • Business name: Elorde Boxing Gym
  • Rate:  P200 for members and P350 for non-members
  • For the list of all branches, please visit their website at

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