About Us



An Old School Gym specializing in:

• Teaching beginners how to lift properly.
• Fixing inefficient lifting technique.
• Developing competitive bodybuilders and weightlifters.
• Helping coaches who can teach Powerlifting and Strength training.
• Getting people stronger and fitter as a family.

Our gym is defiantly different from any other Box Gym in South Orange County. We provide world-class coaching in an old-school environment featuring Olympic Weightlifting and Barbell Training. Our Coaches will get you moving through proper ranges of motion and help you develop efficient lifting technique. Then we get you strong and savage AF!

San Clemente Gym is a locally owned & operated 3,000 sq ft Throwback style, Retro Machines & Old School Pumping Iron kind of Gym. We pay homage to the IRON ERA of Weight Training, Bodybuilding, and Powerlifting for over 40 Years mixed with a hint of Modern Sports Training.

We offer our members a one stop shop for everything fitness – all the things that matter: Personal Training, Group Training, Strength Training, Stretching & Corrective Exercise Programs, Supplements, Powerlifting Gear, Sports Massage Therapy, and Meal Delivery service.

Our History

We are the one and only original gym in San Clemente. More than 40 years ago two Austrian body builders and workout fanatics opened a fitness facility in the center of town. It is there it began the tradition of commitment, passion and dedication to the health and wellness through fitness of San Clemente residents. Now owned and operated by a long time local the San Clemente Gym invites you to join and begin your routine and experience better health and wellness. At the San Clemente Gym you will always find someone there to motivate, share a new routine or just spot you in your workout.


Rent Our Gym for Your Fitness Photo, Video or Film Shoot. San Clemente Gym is a privately owned gym for rent by the film and video industry. We rent our gym filled with Old School style equipment and plenty of parking for film crews. Whether you’re launching a new fitness product, filming a film or TV show, or just shooting video content, our 3,000 square foot gym is the perfect location for you. Feel free to contact us for a walk through, we’d love to show you around.