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Body-Solid Best Fitness BFMG20 Sportsmans Gym Review

Quick Summary

The Body-Solid Best Fitness BFMG20 Sportsman Gym is a great buy for people with low ceilings or intended basement use reaching an assembled height of just 79 inches.

As a result, this Sportsman’s Gym fits into any nook and cranny of your home.

Whether you choose to work out upper and lower body separately or at the same time, the BFMG20 Sportsman provides a variety of exercise combinations to keep your workouts fresh and new every time.

Learn more about the BFMG20 Sportsman home gym, rated 59.5, below…


Model Body-Solid Best Fitness BFMG20

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There are a few different types of Home Gyms. There are weight stack, power rod and body weight.

Weight Stack
Max. Weight

Home Gym Max Weight is the maximum amount of weight, in pounds (lbs), that can be lifted on the machine.

145 lbs

Home Gym exercises is the number of exercises you can do on the machine.


The seat on a Home Gym can be adjustable, padded, or detached.

User Weight

Home Gym User Weight is the amount of weight, in pounds (lbs), that it can safely support, which can represent durability.

263 lbs

Dimensions are included to help you figure out if this Home Gym will fit properly (Length x Width x Height and Height x Depth).

Length: 64"
Width: 47"
Height: 78"
Workout Area

Home Gym Workout Area is the amount of space needed to use the Home Gym (Length x Width)

47" x 78" x 64" (W x H x D)

This field lets you know if this Home Gym has the option to do leg workouts or not.


This field lets you know if this Home Gym has abdominal workouts or not.


This field lets you know if this Home Gym has the option to do arm curls or not.


This field lets you know if this Home Gym has the option to do pulldown workouts or not.


This field lets you know if this Home Gym has the option to do rows or not.


Many Home Gyms have optional accessories you can purchase separately.

- Tricep Rope

The warranty is a very important part of your investment. The longer the warranty, the longer you can get free/discounted repairs by the manufacturer.

Limited 3 Years

Rating: 59.5%

Our Rating

Rating: 59.5/100. Total body, muscle-building workout in a compact area, making it ideal for individuals at home looking to save space. The versatile gym fits in most basements and low-ceiling homes, and engineering allows for both press arm and pectoral fly routines to be performed in the same unit.


  • Traditional weight stack home gym
  • Compact space saver design (just 79″ tall)
  • Ideal for basements & apartments w/ low ceilings
  • Bench seat for more exercise options
  • Comes with wide-grip lat bar and low-row bar
  • Budget friendly home gym


  • Basic, limited 3 year warranty package
  • Exercise selection adequate but not great (a lot do 30+)
  • 150lbs. max resistance will not accommodate all users


The BFMG20 Sportsman home gym is designed with padded press arms that follow a natural arc reproducing free weight bench and dumbbell fly.

The BFMG20’s “no-cable-change” concept keeps your heart rate up with no unnecessary halts to switch components from upper body to lower body exercising.

The single cable system directly attaches to all accessories. Add a triceps rope to firm up those hard-to-reach areas on your upper arms.

Home Gym Workouts

The BFMG20 Sportsman home gym gives you the opportunity to do many exercises on one machine.

The BFMG20 Sportsman supports 18 exercises including pectoral fly, leg extension, triceps press-down, shrugs and deltoid raises.

Whether you are performing bench presses, curls or bent-over rows, you will discover unending capability on the unit.

Because there are two pulley stations for both upper and lower body exercises, you can change up your routine daily and still reap the benefits from the variety of exercises you will be able to perform.

BFMG20 Sportsmans Gym Features

The BFMG20 Sportsman home gym’s main feature is the dual arm system that allows you to perform both press arm and pectoral fly routines at the same time, usually not found on similar home gyms in this price range.

Not enough can be said about the space saving design for storage in both corners and basements.

The BFMG20 Sportsman is built solid including 2,200 pound nylon coated cables and fiberglass pulleys using ball bearings.

Both a high pulley with lat bar and low pulley with row bar ensure a complete workout for both upper and lower body muscles.

Users up to 260 pounds enjoy the benefits of BFMG20’s 150 pound weight stack.

Warranty & Guarantee

The Body-Solid Best Fitness BFMG20 Sportsman Gym features a three year limited warranty.


The BFMG20 Sportsman Home Gym is specifically designed for both budget-conscious buyers and users with limited space.

Tight on cash? Compare the BFMG20 Sportsman to other home gyms under $500.

1 Comment

  • jonty May 9, 2020 at 4:30 am
    Thanks for the nice article. It feels very good when you are feeling healthy. Please keep posting interesting things for all of us.

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