Some people love Valentine's Day. Some people hate Valentine's Day. Some people couldn't care less about Valentine's Day.
Some people spend the day with a loved one. Some people spend it with friends. Some people spend it with their cats.
Maybe you’re looking to do something steamy with your BF, fun & sexy with your BFF, or something sassy to celebrate the single life.
No matter what your fitness goals are on Valentine's Day, there’s something out there for you at these 9 New York City boutique fitness studios offering a variety of promotions and special classes.
Type of Class: 50-Minute total body classes that incorporate HIIT, kettle bells and TRX training.
Locations: Upper East Side (1477 3rd Ave.) and Tribeca (97 Reade St.)
Phone: Upper East Side (212) 481-5300 and Tribeca (212) 406-3600.
The Valentine's Day Dealio: Buy a class at Exceed Physical Culture on Sunday, February 14 and you can bring a loved one for free! That's two classes for the price of one! (Single classes cost $32).
Type of Classes: Studio AKT offers a variety of dance based cardio classes as well as 4Play – a circuit training interval class.
Locations: NoMad (1182 Broadway, 2nd Floor) and Upper East Side (244 East 84th Street, 4th Floor)
Phone: NoMad (646) 918-7359 and Upper East Side (212) 858-0305
The Valentine’s Day Dealio: AKT will be offering a Valentine’s Day themed-class at each of their locations on Sunday morning – bring a partner, or be paired up, for a class full of partner-based exercises!
Type of Classes: Spin studio offering a variety of classes from “Real Ride” to “Rip Ride”
Location: Union Square (52 E 13th St)
Phone: (646) 756-5114
The Valentine’s Day Dealio: Currently, Revolve is offering a special on memberships – if you and a friend or loved one sign up together, you’ll get two year memberships for the price of 1! So instead of paying $260 a month, you each pay $130. Memberships include unlimited classes, 2 free guest passes per month and free shoe rentals.
Types of Classes: Broadway Bodies brings pop-culture and Broadway choreography to the masses with cardio/dance based classes to learn the moves to songs like “Sorry” by Justin Bieber and “Mama Who Bore Me” from the Broadway musical Spring Awakening.
Location: Chelsea Studios (151 West 26th Street (off 7th Ave), 6th Floor
Phone: (347) 926-3952
The Valentine’s Day Dealio: They’re offering a workshop that’s…ready for this? BYOB! Get the party started with this Galentine’s Day Girl Power Dance Party. Click here for more information.
Type of Classes: Yoga (Vinyasa, Barre, Hot Vinyasa, Power Yoga and more)
Location: Upper East Side (203 E. 86th St at 3rd Ave)
Phone: (212) 360-1888
Valentine’s Day Dealio: Pure Yoga is offering a restorative workshop on the Saturday (February 13) before Valentine’s Day from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for those looking for a calming way to treat themselves. The workshop, led by Mary Aranas, will feature restorative yoga poses on deluxe propping guided by scent, music and imagery. Each guest will receive aromatherapy gifts. The workshop costs $55 for non-members and $95 if you sign up with a significant other or friend!
Type of Classes: Typically, 305 Fitness specializes in cardio dance classes
Location: 18 West 8th Street
Valentine’s Day Dealio: Yoga 4 Better Sex – do I have your attention? Shira Atkins will hots 60 minute hot yoga class on Saturday, Fbeurary 13 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. and 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Each yoga session will be followed by a 30 minute workshop with sex therapist Rachel Hoffmann and after that – it’s time for wine and chocolate! Couples can buy tickets for $85 (and feel free to bring a friend as well!)
Cyc and Peloton Cycle
Type of Classes: Spin classes based heavily on MUSIC
Locations: Peloton (140 West 23rd Street), Cyc Astor Place (4 Astor Place) and Cyc Hell’s Kitchen (700 8th Avenue)
Valentine’s Day Dealio: At these music driven spin-studios, you’re always sure to find a great themed ride. For Valentine’s Day, choose between a Love Song themed ride at Cyc and a V-Day Rider’s Choice at Peloton. New guests can get a $20 ride at Peloton, and you and your BFF or BF can hang out in their cute lounge after, sipping on coffee or coconut water!
Type of Classes: Yoga
Locations: 666 Broadway and 99 University
Valentine’s Day Dealio: Yoga Vida’s 99 University Studio will over a Restorative & Couple’s Yoga workshop with Clare Ryan on Sunday, February 14 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. The workshop will focus on restorative poses for couples that increase intimacy and sensual touch. The workshop costs just $50 per couple.
Types of Classes: Rock Climbing
Location: 575 Degraw St. (Corner of 3rd Ave. and Degraw St.)
Valentine’s Day Dealio: Brooklyn Boulders claims to have the “chilliest” Valentine’s Day event around! Bring a friend, bring a lover – from 6 pm – Midnight you can climb for $22 per person. There will be live music, chocolate, wine, and it-takes-two climbing routes!
So no matter how you feel about Hallmark's Holiday - make this year's Valentine's Day a sweaty one!