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An amazing 17 new fitness and yoga spots open in New York City

Posted on January 13, 2016

Well + Good

Grab a natural deodorant, 2016 is shaping up to be a seriously sweaty year in New York City. Soon, Brooklyn cult favorite The DogPound will arrive in Manhattan, while Shadowbox will reverse-commute its way to Brooklyn. Tone House will move to a giant new space, and Barry’s Bootcamp will finally open uptown.


But hold up. Before their doors even open, we’ve got these 17 (yes, 17!) new spots for pull ups and pulsing. This crop of studios all opened (or will open) in December 2015 and January 2016 ALONE (with a few small exceptions on timeline), leaving Gotham dwellers with few reasons to reneg on your fitness resolutions.


Check out these 17 new workout spots made for the new year (and listed in alphabetical order) now. Scoff at the idea of January gym crowds later.
—Lisa Elaine Held

16. WundaBar

Los Angeles Pilates brand Wundabar is frequented by celebs like Vanessa Hudgens and Tia Mowry on the West Coast, and the new Manhattan studio is its first in the East. The workout involves a patented machine called the WundaFormer that promises serious core strengthening.  21 Thompson St., Soho, wundabar.com

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