About Us

Universal Fitness Equipment was founded by Abdiel Lugo, a former Certified Personal Trainer that after years in the fitness industry became founder & President of Universal Fitness Club, Max Fitness and Global Fitness, successful chains of fitness centers along the island. Due to his wide knowledge and more than 21 years of experience in the Fitness industry, Mr. Lugo became a fitness consultant. As a consultant, Mr. Lugo has been able to help very important fitness centers working directly with the Municipalities, Federal Agencies, Private Corporations, Pharmaceutical Industries, Goverment Agencies, Universities, Multi-housings and helped to develop various physical training programs on the island. As a result of his value in the industry, the most important and significant fitness equipment brands have become interested in working with Mr. Lugo. Brands such as Cybex, Octane, StarTrac, SportsArt, Paramount, TKO, York, True, StairMaster, Versa Climber, among others are currently working together with Mr. Lugo in order to provide the best service available in the market for fitness center in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.


Universal Fitness Equipment is a locally owned company with an in-house service department committed to providing our customers the highest quality commercial fitness equipment, excellent customer service, and equipment maintenance. Universal Fitness Equipment is the “one stop shop” for your fitness facility’s needs. We want you to be excited and confident with your purchase. We have competitive prices and offers financing programs. Our staff department delivers and installs the equipment making sure that it is in proper working condition. In addition to the services that we provide here are some of the products that you can buy on our store: Multi-Stations, Treadmills, Stationary Cycles, Ellipticals, Steppers, Free Weights, Sauna & Steam, Flooring, Racks, Accessories, among others.

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