Wimberride @ The Wall Fitness

Class: Wimberride Location: Miracle Mile Work-out: spin Difficulty: 3.5 Next day soreness: 3.5 Duration: 45 Sweat Level: Sweaty Parking: Validated parking structure Amenities:  Shoes, towels, filtered water fountain, lockers, bath products and swag for purchase Requirements for class: socks and bring a water bottle I tried the Jason Wimberly’s signature spin class at LA’s newest studio, the wall…

Hot TRX @ Sweatheory

Class: Hot TRX Location: Hollywood Work-out: TRX, circuit/strength training Difficulty: 4.5 Next day soreness: 4 Duration: 45 Sweat Level: Drenched Parking: Street parking (which is a little tricky in Hollywood!) Amenities:  Reverse osmosis alkaline water fountain, mineral shots after class, swag for purchase Requirements for class: No shoes and bring a water bottle; mats and towels are provided! This is…

BootcampFIT @ Platefit Studio City

Class: BootcampFIT Location: Platefit Studio City Work-out: Powerplate bootcamp Difficulty: 3.5 Next day soreness: 3.5 Duration: 30 min Sweat Level: Sweaty Parking: Lot at back of studio or street metered parking Amenities:  water, swag for purchase Requirements for class: socks or barefoot I attended the grand opening event at Platefit’s newest location – Studio City, and it was BEAUTIFUL….

The Class by Taryn Toomey (Coveteur x JSH Event)

Class: The Class Location: various locations throughout LA, check schedule Work-out: mix of dance cardio, mat pilates and sculpting Difficulty: 3 Next day soreness: 2 Duration: 60 Sweat Level: A little dewy Parking: dependent on location Amenities:  dependent on location Requirements for class: sneakers, towel I’ve been curious about “The Class” for a while now and finally got…

Dance Cardio @ ModelFIT LA

Class: Dance Cardio Location: Weho Work-out: Dance cardio Difficulty: 3.5 Next day soreness: 2 Duration: 60 Sweat Level: Sweaty Parking: Metered street parking, valet or paid lot Amenities: Towels, showers, filtered water fountain, lockers, swag for purchase Requirements for class: sneakers I’ve been reading about ModelFIT for years and I was BEYOND excited when they finally opened up an LA location…

The Ballet Bod

Class: The Ballet Bod Location: AIR in Weho: 8474 W 3rd St #200, Los Angeles, CA 90048 Work-out: Ballet based toning and cardio fusion Difficulty: 3 Next day soreness: 3.5 Duration: 27 min (30 with a stretch) Sweat Level: A little dewy Parking: Free lot Amenities: Water station, blocks provided Requirements for class: barefeet, bring a mat! Yesterday, I was able to attend The…

Dancefit @ Platefit

Class: Dancefit Location: Weho Work-out: Dance cardio/toning on a powerplate Difficulty: 2.5 Next day soreness: 2 Duration: 30 min Sweat Level:A little dewy Parking: Street parking Amenities: Filtered water, towels Requirements for class:  grippy socks or barefoot This was my first power plate class ever and I wasn’t sure what to expect, but this was a quick and easy class…

Reformer/Barre Burn @ Speir Pilates

Class: Reformer/Barre Burn Location: Santa Monica Work-out: Reformer pilates and barre combo Difficulty: 3.5 Next day soreness: 2.5 Duration: 60 min Sweat Level:  Moderately Sweaty Parking: Free street parking on side of studio, metered parking on opposite side Amenities: Lockers, showers, swag for purchase, filtered water, free coffee and tea bar Requirements for class: grippy socks It’s tough competition for pilates studios in LA because…

Personal Training Session @ Crunch Gym

I have to admit, every time I’ve joined a gym and been offered a private training session, I’ve made every excuse to back out of it. But when Tashe (pronounced Tash-E) reached out to me on Instagram after reading about my first experience at Crunch gym (where I wasn’t too sure of what I was doing…

Strength @ Uplift Studios

Class: Strength Location: Weho Work-out: Strength Training, HIIT Difficulty: 4 Next day soreness: 4 Duration: 55 min Sweat Level:  Moderately Sweaty Parking: Metered street parking (or free residential on side streets north of Melrose, but read signs!) Amenities: Bathroom, water and swag for sale Requirements for class: sneakers, bring your own towel if you need one I came here last night…