New York City

  • City Row NYC

    NYC: CityRow’s Signature Core Focus Class

    Crash Course: CityRow‘s Core Focus class takes the studio’s signature rowing session and infuses it with an extra dose of ab-centric exercises. The one-hour sweat fest takes you through alternating cardio and sculpting intervals on and off of the water-based rowing machines. Bye bye boring crunches – this class is all about working your core in the most creative and effective […] Read more…

  • Spring Moves NYC

    NYC: Running With Spring Moves Music App

    Crash Course: Spring Moves is a rhythm-based app that plays songs specifically selected to match your running pace. Whether you’re pushing for a new PR or just getting out there for a brisk walk, the app is designed to groove as you move, selecting songs that match your swagger. Spring Moves also hosts running groups […] Read more…

DC

  • Mission Bars DC

    DC: #MissionMotion with Mission:Bars

    Crash Course: They say two is better than one and that is certainly the case with  #MissionMotion events from Mission:Bars. Combining a five-mile run with an hour-long yoga session, #MissionMotion is perfect for the runner turned yogi. Or yogi turned runner. Or rogi. Or yoger. You get the picture. For more information about Mission:Bars and other […] Read more…

  • Classpass DC Launch

    Welcome to DC, ClassPass!

    Fitcrashers and ClassPass are a match made in heaven, so it’s no surprise that our team was really excited to hear that the boutique fitness class subscription service was finally launching in DC.  Here’s the skinny on ClassPass: for $99 a month, users can take an unlimited number of classes at ClassPass partner studios. There are currently […] Read more…

Crasher Confidential

  • Technogym Soho

    Touring The Technogym Store In Soho

    A few weekends ago I was invited to visit the Technogym store and showroom in Soho for a private tour of some of their most popular and innovative pieces of equipment. I had to do a bit of research before my trip because, truth be told, I wasn’t extremely familiar with Technogym and the fitness resources […] Read more…

  • Finding the Perfect Gym Bag

    In Search of the Perfect Gym Bag

    1. Lole / 2. Lucy / 3. Under Armour / 4. lululemon / 5. Under Armour Living in New York City has redefined my concept of being “on the go.” My typical day involves a full nine hours at the office followed by a workout in the evening, which is often all the way across town. And after my fit crash, I try to squeeze in a few […] 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…