AVAC® is a family oriented fitness facility in the heart of Almaden. We take pride in our commitment to our community and cherish the lasting relationships we build with our members. Everyone is welcome to join, and we truly have programs for every person, every age. We take pride in generating your source of strength, development, and motivation for personal and family goals by providing answers. Our facility may have changed with the times, introducing new technology, new machinery, and new ideas of fitness and family fun, however our mission has remained the same since our doors opened to Silicon Valley in 1976: we want to enrich your health, your workout, and your lifestyle by providing the best there is in all faculties of fitness.
What is AVAC®?
Celebrating its 40th anniversary this 2016 year, The Almaden Valley Athletic Club® (AVAC®), is the Bay Area’s premier, award-winning family facility offering total health, fitness and wellness programs for all ages including adults, children and seniors. AVAC’s resort-style facility features luxurious amenities with Pilates, indoor and outdoor swimming, tennis and social activities as well as a brand new Child Care facility featuring programs for infants through school-age children. Our new, spacious AbsoluteFIT studio offers high intensity small group training classes for adults, as well as active gym sessions for pre-schoolers and school-age children (including youth athletic development.) AVAC® hosts one of the largest swim schools in the United States. The 8,500-square foot Fitness Center features treadmills, stair climbers and rowers, a fully equipped studio featuring STOTT PILATES™ equipment, reformer and mat training, as well as a Functional Fitness and Stretching area. Certified instructors and personal trainers teach group classes and one-on-one training. AVAC® is Northern California’s exclusively licensed certification center for STOTT PILATES™. AVAC® Swim School offers a retractable roof teaching pool for year-round swimming lessons and a 25-yard outdoor swimming pool. Winner of the coveted USTA Club of the Year award, AVAC® hosts a year-round tennis program on its lighted championship tennis courts. AVAC® is home to one of the largest Senior Wellness program in the South Bay, offering Group exercise classes and social events.