How to Gift a Gym Membership So It’s Well Received

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Gifting a gym membership or personal training certificate can certainly be tricky. You don’t want to offend anyone, or hurt their feelings. But you likely care about their health, and want to give them a helping hand. It’s a great, generous gift, rooted in love! Listen below for a few tips to make the message easier to receive. There’s no question that if you can help get a loved one to a healthier place, they will be incredibly thankful—and it will benefit you, too!


  • Say it’s something you’d like to do together
  • Focus on the positive effects of exercise
  • Share what you’ve learned about fitness
  • Wrap the message in love and empathy!

Good luck!

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