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Hi, I'm looking for a place to train in November. Attachai looks like a strong contender, my only reservation is mosquitos... Unfortunately, no matter how much I deet up - they tend to swarm around me, and i react badly to bites. Attachai's looks quite rural. Could anyone whose been comment please? Am I likely to get eaten alive, or is it no worse than any other gym? Feedback appreciated please, thanks!

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Howdy, the gym looks like it's in the middle of a jungle, but it's actually ring off of On Nut road, which is not rural at all! It's kind of incredible. That big lake will definitely provide some mosquitoes, but in November it's much cooler and it shouldn't be a high-time for the mosquitoes to be around. The lake is also not right next to the ring, so it shouldn't be too big of an issue. The gyms that have the most mosquitoes that I've seen have been more enclosed and have standing water (like in tires, puddles, buckets, etc) right next to the gym. Attachai's is quite open.

It's a very cool gym. 

Hi, I'm looking for a place to train in November. Attachai looks like a strong contender, my only reservation is mosquitos... Unfortunately, no matter how much I deet up - they tend to swarm around me, and i react badly to bites. Attachai's looks quite rural. Could anyone whose been comment please? Am I likely to get eaten alive, or is it no worse than any other gym? Feedback appreciated please, thanks!

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There actually aren't too many mosquitos at Attachai's. I usually attract a lot of them and get huge welts when they bite me, but I don't have any problems at the gym. I've definitely had worse at some other places! So no, it shouldn't be an issue. Do let me know if you're coming to train with us  :smile:

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