The Perfect Home Gym

What would you have in yours?

Kim Wood's gymWhat would you have in your perfect home gym - if there were no financial or space constraints at all? Free weights, machines, kettlebells; a mix of all three perhaps? Just a large lifting platform, a bar and a pile of bumper plates?

While you think about your own idyllic workout environment, here's a look at some of the gear I'd have in mine.

Indoors

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Outdoors

Of course, there's always a steady supply of things that'd simply be great to have; but the above setup would keep things solidly going for a very long time. How about you, what would you have in your perfect gym?


Scott Andrew Bird

Scott Andrew Bird is a writer, photographer and a guy who just loves this stuff. He's been at home in front of a computer for more years than he cares to remember (OK, 35) and is now making amends for years of many mistakes noted in the De-constructing Computer Guy articles (part 2) on T-Nation.

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