Gazette readers have chosen their favourite places to get and keep in shape.
Now the contest is on to fine the overall winner of our Gym of the Year competition.
To cast your vote, pick up a copy of the paper for a voting slip.
Here's a list of the finalists:
1. Fellgate Fitness Centre, Leicester Way, Jarrow.
2. Fit4Less Jarrow, Ellison Street, Jarrow.
3. Kate’s Slimming & Fitness Club, Hudson Street, South Shields.
4. No Lippy, Prince Consort Road, Hebburn.
5. STK Fitness Club, Salem Street, Jarrow.
6. Total Fitness Tribe, Commercial Road, South Shields
7. Wellness @ Harton Sports Centre, St Marys Avenue, South Shields.
8. Gym @ Haven Point, Pier Parade, South Shields.
9. Lifestyle Fitness, Crossgate, South Shields
10. The Fitness Club UK, Market Place, South Shields.