If you gained a couple of pounds over the summer holiday from all the barbeques, ice cream, and festivals, you might be looking for a gym to help you get back to your pre-summer svelteness. There are a few gyms in Tsukuba that are more than willing to help you with that goal.
Those are the ones I knew about, but when I sent a message to the people on the TAIRA list, I found out about the following:
Mike also recommends NAC in Tsuchiura:
I used to belong to NAC club in Tsuchiura. They have very good facilities including a really nice pool and it's not as crowded as Joyful. If you want to check it out, it's on the junction of the old route 6 and route 125 bypass, near Gakuen bowl. I can't find a web page for but it's listed along with some others in the area at http://www.hajimail.jp/search/08_ibaraki/list.html [J]
And I found one more list that you might find useful, although it is all in Japanese.
The International Women's Network (IWN) is a group of women who enjoy chatting with people from all over the world. We hold a monthly potluck dinner where we exchange information about the local community while eating a variety of foods. No reservation is needed to attend the potluck. Just bring one dish of food and show up at the meeting. Newcomers are always welcome! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to enjoy the international city of Tsukuba with us!
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