New York City

  • CheerFIT NYC

    NYC: Cheerleading Inspired CheerFit Workout

    Crash Course: CheerFIT is a cheerleading-inspired bootcamp that combines cardio intervals, sculpting circuits, stability exercises, and flexibility moves to deliver a full-body workout. The emphasis is on developing the strength and flexibility needed to get in shape and stay injury free, whether on the field or in the gym. No cheerleading experience is required, so check […] Read more…

  • SLT Flatiron NYC

    NYC: SLT Megaformer Studio

    Crash Course: SLT (short for Strengthen Lengthen Tone) is one of the local mega brand megaformer studios with four locations in New York City and one in the Hamptons. The classes use the pilates-based Lagree Method to deliver a low impact but high intensity workout. It’s a potent mix of cardio, strength training, stretching, and pilates. […] Read more…

Washington DC

  • Urban Athletic Club Georgetown DC

    DC: Urban Athletic Club

    Crash Course: The “Urban Athlete” class at the Urban Athletic Club is a 50 minute multi-circuit, body weight class that combines three separate fitness elements: athletic conditioning, bodyweight + suspension training, and kettlebell + dumbbell training. Before you read this, make sure you register immediately on Urban Athletic Club’s website because they are currently offering FREE classes to […] Read more…

  • Edge Yoga Arlington VA

    DC: Edge Yoga in Arlington

    Crash Course: Edge Yoga is a no-frills yoga studio that will have you conquering your most sought-after yoga poses in no time. The Mixed Levels Yoga I class doesn’t mess around, and you’ll be engaging your core muscles for some complicated poses before you can say Namaste. Hey Fit Crashers! I’m excited to share another DC-area […] Read more…

Crasher Confidential

  • Glass After Class Lincoln Center NYC Ballet

    Glass After Class at Lincoln Center

    I’ve crashed a lot of barre classes in my day. I’ve watched my fair share of Dance Moms and Bunheads and So You Think You Can Dance. I even scored a role as “tin soldier” in The Nutcracker when I was six. But nothing could have prepared me for the moves required in an actual ballet class taught by an actual ballerina at […] Read more…

  • 100studios

    100 studios crashed!

    Last week The Fit Crasher reached an important milestone: we published a review of our 100th studio. Cue the confetti! Pop the coconut water! Crashing 100 different studios is a goal I set for the blog in 2014 and am absolutely over the moon to have reached it. No really, I’m doing celebratory lunges and jazz hands in my […] Read more…

Travel Crashes

  • British Military Fitness London

    London: British Military Fitness

    Editor’s Note: The Fit Crasher would would like to extend a sweaty welcome to Andrew, who contributed this crash review from a recent trip to London. Stay tuned for more of his posts about fit crashing adventures from the road and from around DC! Crash Course: British Military Fitness (BMF) combines elements of military training […] Read more…

  • Btone Fitness on Newbury Street in Boston

    Boston: Crashing Btone Fitness

    For those of you who follow me on social media (hello!) this might be old news, but I wanted to share my review of a fun studio I fit crashed while in Boston last week. I was in town for an overnight business trip and knew I wanted to sneak in a workout early in the […] Read more…