TUESDAY: I called West 16th St., and all seems to be back to normal. Please check back closer to class time. If this message hasn’t changed, classes are on. MONDAY:UPDATE: 49th & Broadway is closed this evening!!! I’m so sorry for those of you who got this message too late and headed in to class, [...]
Archive | 2010
Good news, everyone. We’re cool again! According to the New York Times, “this seemingly faded fad from the 1990s is far from dead.” You have to hand it to NYSC. One thing it has gotten right over the years is that it offers many more step classes than other gyms in the city, and instead [...]
I flip my latkes in the air sometimes sayin ayy ohh spin the dreidel. Just wanna celebrate for all eight nights singin ayy oh, light the candles. (Sung to the tune of Taio Cruz’s “Dynamite,” which you might recognize from the music in class.) I’m not sure, but I think this video kicks ass. Thanks, [...]
Be forewarned. Next time I turn down the music after class to make an announcement, something like this could happen to you…. Congratulations to a very brave Sam and a very surprised Lisa. Thanks to Lukas for the footage. UPDATE: For a different angle of the big event, check out Jamie’s video as well.
We’ve all seen some version of this guy in action. This gym claims that their locations are meathead free, thanks to their “Judgement Free Zone” philosophy. In other words, “members can relax, get in shape, and have fun without being subjected to the hard-core, look-at-me attitude that exists in too many gyms.” It’s hard to [...]
“Power Balance is based on the idea of optimizing the body’s natural energy flow, similar to concepts behind many Eastern philosophies. The hologram in Power Balance is designed to resonate with and respond to the natural energy field of the body.” That’s the quote from the Power Balance website. The product of which they speak [...]
When these sexy babes aren’t skydiving, motorbiking, scuba diving, or helicopter flying, they’re high-kicking and step-touching in the aerobics room. It makes perfect sense. What better way to hide your identity as a government agent than to masquerade as an aerobics instructor! The premise seems airtight to me, so I’m puzzled as to why this [...]
It isn’t the first time a study for one sex has been wrongly generalized to cover both. This time it appears that the way to calculate peak heart rate, originally based on a study entirely of men, has been found to be wrong when applied to women. For men, the peak heart rate is 220 [...]
What’s country hip hop, you ask? Well it’s only the newest trend in country line dancing. Don’t take my word for it, though. Let Diane Horner show you how it’s done.
Ah, the Vuvuzela! Such an integral part of the World Cup. Before you pick yours up and give it a toot, be sure to follow this handy guide. Found on topcultured.com.