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Upper East Side »

Airbnb-Style Fitness Site Lets New Yorkers Book Private Classes on Own Time

BoSoul matches small groups with instructors for low-cost, private fitness classes.

Upper West Side »

Equinox Gym on Amsterdam Avenue Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out

A fire started just before 11 a.m. at the Equinox on Amsterdam Avenue near 76th Street.

Bed-Stuy »

Construction Workers Open New Cafe in Bed-Stuy

Kava Shteeble was opened after construction workers noticed a lack of coffee options.

Upper West Side »

Gym Ban for Rent-Regulated Building Tenants is 'Apartheid,' Say Opponents

Stonehenge Village is facing a discrimination complaint filed by Public Advocate Letitia James.

Upper West Side »

Rent-Stabilized Residents Barred From Using Building's New Gym

The management company at an UWS building opened the gym only to market-rate tenants. 

Red Hook »

Red Hook Transfer School's Cheerleading Team Is Only for the 'Tough'

South Brooklyn Community High School started its first official cheerleading squad last fall.

Columbus Circle »

CrossFit Enthusiasts Aim to Spark Rowing Trend in Columbus Circle

Row House will mimic the high-energy atmosphere of spinning classes.


Water Street Hotel to Feature Rooftop Pool and Lounges, Renderings Show

The proposed eight-story hotel at 247 Water St. will include a restaurant, lounges and a gym.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Planet Fitness Moving Into Phat Albert Discount Shop on Flatbush Avenue

The mammoth discount clothier and home supply store will soon share space with a new budget gym.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Condo Board Sues CrossFit Gym Over Noisy Weight-Dropping

Brick New York urges its bodybuilders to repeatedly drop heavy weights on the ground, the lawsuit claims.

Lower East Side »

LES School Installs Bouncy Floor So Lobby Can Double as Gym

P.S. 110 has no gym but installed a springy floor in its multipurpose lobby.

Williamsburg »

Auto Repair Shop Doubles as Gym to Keep Staff Strong

The owner of the 59-year-old family auto repair shop visits his makeshift gym five times daily.

Williamsburg »

6,000-Sq-Foot Preschool With Gym and Outdoor Space Comes to Williamsburg

The New York Kids Club, a franchise with 10 locations around the city, is coming to Williamsburg.

Upper West Side »

New CrossFit Gym Opening on Columbus Avenue

CrossFit NYC is accepting members and will open in mid-October. 

Jamaica »

Downtown Jamaica Becoming Fitness Hub With Fourth Gym

The gym will be part of a new retail center in downtown Jamaica.