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Sport & Health--Capitol Hill

315 G St SE
Washington, DC 20003202-234-5678

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Sport & Health--Northwest

4001 Brandywine St NW
Washington, DC 20016202-244-6090

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Crunch Fitness

5100 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016202-621-7622

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Gold's Gym

4310 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008202-364-4653

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Washington Sports Club

1835 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009202-332-0100

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LA Fitness

1101 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036202-331-7788

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Foundation Fitness

3525 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008202-537-0539

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Washington Sports Club

2251 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20007202-333-2323

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Washington Sports Club

3100 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20010202-986-2281

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Edlavitch DCJCC

1529 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036202-518-9400

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Waterside Fitness & Swim

901 6th St SW
Washington, DC 20024202-488-3701

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Washington Sports Club

1211 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20036202-296-7733

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Washington Sports Club

3222 M St NW
Washington, DC 20007202-338-0911

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Vida Fitness

1517 15th St NW
Washington, DC 20005202-588-5559

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Gold's Gym

409 3rd St SW
Washington, DC 20024202-554-4653

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Mint Condition Yourself

1724 California St NW
Washington, DC 20009202-470-5238

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Vida Fitness

601 F St NW
Washington, DC 20004202-393-8432

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