Hottest Workouts for 2015 According to Bazaar magazine
Posted on February 18 2015
A guide to the best fitness classes in the country for the year ahead.
NEW YORK CITY
S10, S10training.com; This workout incorporates weight training and cardio with the goal of getting you to sub 10% body fat (S10), the optimum for health and body composition.
Mile High Run Club, milehighrunclub.com; Treadmills are the new stationary bikes come 2015. This club, the first treadmill studio in the city (it opened last month), offers 45-minute interval runs for the cardio junkie.
SLT, sltnyc.com; SLT stands for strengthen, lengthen, tone—all of which this workout delivers through a combination of cardio, weights and pilates.
The Movement, themovementfitness.com; This studio offers just about every fitness class you could want (dance, yoga, high intensity interval training and more), but the best part is that the company donates $1 per person per class to cancer research.
CityRow, cityrow.com; Each stroke on a row machine works 84% of your muscles for full-body toning, but surprisingly, the workout doesn't leave you painfully sore afterward.
Whole Body Method, wholebodymethod.com; This studio offers 12 different types of Pilates classes, from classical to cardio to TRX training.
Metamorphosis, studiometamorphosis.com; The Morph Workout blends Pilates with the Lagree Fitness Method for a fat-burning class that keeps you on your toes the entire time.
Hot 8 Yoga, hot8yoga.com; These hot yoga classes tone and firm your whole body, improve your flexibility and posture all while getting you into a meditative mindset.
Training Mate, trainingmatela.com; Better than the fact that the circuit-based, high intensity workouts burn around 1,000 calories? They're led by gorgeous Aussie trainers.
Unplug Meditation, unplugmeditation.com; Okay, so meditation isn't technically a workout, but we're talking about L.A. here. This studio's guided classes help you unwind and get centered—morning, night or on your lunch break.
The Barre Code, thebarrecode.com; You'll have to leave your boyfriend at the door when you sign up for this women-only fitness program, which offers kickboxing, dance, barre and vinyasa.
Shred415, shred415.com; You'll be drenched in sweat and out of breath after this high-intensity workout, but it's worth the toned abs, arms and legs you'll have soon.
CrossTown Fitness, crosstownfitness.com; With over 100 weekly group fitness classes, there's a workout for everyone here. The newest is stand up paddle boarding on the beach.
The Gym of Social Mechanics, social-mechanics.com; This functional strength and conditioning program simulates everyday activities and the community has a CrossFit-like camaraderie.
Beyond Studios, thebeyondstudios.com; "Boredom doesn't exist at Beyond" is the mission statement at these studios, which offer remixed Pilates, cardio and HIIT classes.
Crowbar Cardio, crowbarcardio.com; Choose from high intensity, low impact rowing, cycling and barre classes.
Anatomy 1220, anatomyat1220.com; What happens when you combine sports guys with club owners? Anatomy, an exclusive, membership-only workout club/post-party recovery hangout featuring chandeliers, red carpets and state-of-the-art machines.