Summer is just 6 weeks away, and The Barach Group loves to stay in shape! Here is a list of the 6 best new fitness centers in Philadelphia that are sure to make you sweat.
Do you get bored with your workouts easily? Then RippedPHL is the perfect place for you. With high-intensity hourlong sessions that alternate every 15 minutes, these workouts are sure to hold your attention. Still not totally sold? The atmosphere in the studio has a nightclub-like vibe with loud music and dim lighting.
Location: 1519 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor, Rittenhouse
If you’re a yoga fan, you may remember this studio and owner from outdoor classes hosted at the Oval last summer. Great news, their brick and mortar location is now open, and they’re all about power Vinyasa with 90 degree rooms.
Location: 1640 Fairmount Ave, Fairmount
This fitness center is all about results. With their challenging 60-minute workouts, the goal is to produce the workout “afterburn” effect. The Orangetheory workout not only builds strength, power, and endurance, but some members have lost up to 60 pounds in 6 weeks with their custom weight loss challenge.
Location: 1625 Chestnut Street, Center City
SoulCycle is FINALLY coming to Philadelphia! Join this cult-like movement and get your sweat on with these cycling sessions. The best news? If you can’t make it out to Ardmore, hold tight for just a few more months… A second location is opening in Center City in the fall!
Opening: Late May
Location: 2 Coulter Avenue in Suburban Square, Ardmore
Grey Dolphin Fitness
This cozy boutique studio will focus on small group classes ranging from pilates to barre, dance, and yoga. The coolest part is that the owners tell us we can expect it to be a part wellness studio too with dietitians and massage therapists available.
Opening: Late June
Location: 421 Fairmount Ave, Northern Liberties
A D.C. based studio is opening its doors in Philly this summer! Expect Pilates-inspired workouts in a club-like atmosphere with mirrors everywhere, blue lights, and loud music. These intense 50 minute workouts are killer, with founder Anne Mahlum claiming you’ll burn up to 600 calories per session!
Location: 725 Chestnut Street, Washington Square West