Ready to get in shape, toned, and sweaty? After trying out dozens, we’ve put together a list of the 10 best workout classes in NYC. 

1. Body and Pole Aerialbest workout classes in nyc

We were surprised when we actually made high into the air at Body and Pole’s intro Aerial class. Want to unleash your inner performer? Sign up for an intro class at Body and Pole for just $25.

2.  Throwback Fitnessbest workout classes in nyc

Throwback Fitness turns adults recess into a reality. Let out your inner child with team challenges, dodgeball, capture the flag, and more at this fun workout. Head to Throwback Fitness’s website to learn more, then use the code “TBFfreshman” and save 15% on any TBF class purchase.

3. CKO Kickboxing

CKO Kickboxing packs a punch when it comes to a total body workout. Not only that, but you’ll get to let out a lot of steam while wailing on a punching bag. It’s cathartic, trust us.  Head to CKO Kickboxing to book your first class for free.

4. CityRow

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CityRow combines it’s revolutionary water-based rowing machines with stimulating weight and mat exercises to deliver serious results in just one hour. Want to experience this invigorating full-body workout? Head to to book a class for just $32.

5. SpotYoga

best workout classes in nyc

SpotYoga turns NYC’s most exclusive rooftops into serial yoga escapes. Whether you’re a beginner or a full-fledged yogi, you’ll love taking in a cool breeze as you find your zen high above the chaotic city streets. Head to SpotYoga to book your first sky high session.

6. Peloton

Have fun while spinning your heart out at one of Peloton’s themed sessions. Our favorites include their Beyonce Vs. Jay-Z showdown and the almost-impossible-to-book Britney Spears ride. First-timers cycle for free, head to Peloton to reserve your bike now.

7. SurfSET Fitness

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Get your surf on in the middle of Manhattan at SURFset Fitness. They offer classes at every skill level so beginngers can hang ten too. Go to SurfSET NYC to schedule your first class for just $25.

8. Pure Barre

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Embrace the shake and get toned at this wildly popular fitness class that utilizes the precise tiny movements often seen in classic ballet to get your muscles shaking and your blood flowing. Head to Pure Barre to book your first class.

9. The Monster Cycle

best workout classes in nyc

Channel your inner beast and take a ride at The Monster Cycle where you’ll ride along to risque music videos and be encourage to sing along to profanity-laden music. Head to their website and book your first class for just $13.

10. Vixen Workout

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Get your booty shaking and join the Vixen Army. This class is more than just hip-hop cardio. We have zero dance experience, but the instructors brought so much positive energy to the room, even we felt comfortable enough to twerk, booty pop and swirl. By the end of the class, everyone was sweaty, breathless, and unleashing their inner Bey. Head to Vixen Workout to sign up for your first class.

To see more of our favorite workout classes head to our Fitness section

One Response

  1. Shirley Spa

    All of these work outs look like more fun than I’ve had in a while. I want a vixen work out! Ha! Thanks for all the great work out class styles… I didn’t know they existed. I work in Las Vegas lipo but don’t have the guts to do it myself. I need a work out like this!


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