Topic: spin class

Gym Classy Lady: Spin Class Face-Off (Flywheel vs. Soul Cycle)

Gym Classy Lady: Spin Class Face-Off (Flywheel vs. Soul Cycle)

If you’re even remotely interested in fitness, you’ve heard all the buzz about designer spin classes. And you’ve probably also heard about the price ($30-35 each, at least where I live in New York) and wanted to cry. Feeling left out of the spinning class loop, I finally broke down and shelled out the money for a class at two of the trendiest spin studios in town: Flywheel and SoulCycle. More »

Gym Rant: Show Up to Spin Class on Time, or Shut Up

Gym Rant: Show Up to Spin Class on Time, or Shut Up

Working out is supposed to be relaxing, but sometimes we leave the gym feeling more “aggro” than “zen.” When we’re working hard to hit our target heart rate zones, our threshold for dirty machines, grunting gym-goers, and smelly carpets is at a low point. Next time we join a gym, we’d like to see a few behavior guidelines in a gym etiquette appendix.

This week: We want our spin class peers to GET. HERE. ON. TIME. More »