Class title: CircuitFit – Upper Body Studio: Atlas Performance, 1030 N Larrabee Chicago, IL 60610 Class Focus: Intense interval training packed into 45 minutes that will really raise your heart rate and burn out your muscles. Cost per class: $25 Money saving offers:  $25, buy 1 and get 2 free (new clients only) $99, unlimited month (new clients only) If you’re […]

If you’re not into turkey trots, but want to shove eight times the daily recommended amount of calories into your body, you might want to get a workout in first. Never fear, Fab Fitters, the doors of these fine studios are open for your pre-feast pleasure on Thanksgiving Day. Here’s a tip: Get it in […]

Studio: Harmony Mind Body Fitness, 1962 N. Bissell, Chicago, IL  60614 Class Focus: A hands-on barre class with a maximum class size of 6 people Cost per class: $20 per mat class. Note that classes on reformers are priced differently. Money saving offers: There are a variety of packages that help to bring the price down, […]

(Image courtesy of Unicus Fitness) Studio: Unicus Fitness, 625 N. Michigan Avenue, 6th floor Class Focus: Intense interval training with that both tones and gets the heart rate up Cost per class: There are two options at this studio $60/month for personal training classes $150/month for bootcamps, including a Beach Body Emergency and a Wedding Day Bootcamp (both […]

(Image courtesy of TruHarmony Yoga) Class: Yoga Sculpt/Bootcamp Studio: TruHarmony Yoga, 900 North Franklin St. Suite #508, Chicago, IL 60610 (Note: this location has since closed) Class Focus: This basis of this class is vanyasa flow yoga with light weights for sculpting. Layer on the heat of the ~90 degree room and you’ll find yourself breaking a […]

Class title: Pump it Up Studio: Indigo Studio, 735 N LaSalle Street Class Focus: This class alternated between Zumba dance moves and sculpting with light (2-3 lbs) weights Cost per class: $20 Money saving offers: There are a variety of class packs to bring the cost down as low as $10/class. (See more) $40.00: Starter Package (Includes 3 […]

          Studio: Reform Chicago, 222 W. Huron, Chicago, IL 60654. (I took my class at the old location the week before it moved from 233 W. Huron) Class Focus: We focused on fluid movements that strengthened and toned. We also got our heart rates up throughout the class, really creating a well-rounded workout. Cost per class: […]