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Year old boxing gym is a hidden gem

Posted by Erica Berman / November 14, 2014

clancys boxing academy torontoThis year-old boxing club is tucked into an industrial building - but it's worth seeking out for some serious (and seriously fun) workouts. Staff are warm and engaging, and the industrial-cool atmosphere even makes it a great place to hang out between classes.

Read my profile of Clancy's Boxing Academy in the fitness section.
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Massive yoga studio opens near Yonge and Dundas

Posted by Erica Berman / October 16, 2014

yoga torontoThis empire of yoga studios has expanded to include a new, huge location near Yonge and Dundas. The gorgeous space offers yogis a wide variety of classes geared toward nearly every skill level and schedule - not to mention an in-house kombucha bar.

Read my profile of Yoga Tree in the fitness section.
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New gym does pay as you go instead of monthly fees

Posted by Erica Berman / October 5, 2014

pay as you go gymThis brand-new Toronto gym offers a colourful, pleasant atmosphere along with solid equipment and facilities. The commitment level and prices are both refreshingly low - the pay-as-you-go scheme allows visitors to use the equipment for $6 a session, and classes are as low as $8.

Read my review of Striation 6 in the fitness section.
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Sleek spinning studio rolls onto St. Clair West

Posted by Erica Berman / August 15, 2014

rocket cycleEver wanted to try spinning, but were too intimidated? This new indoor cycling studio on St. Clair West offers some killer workouts in a clean, elegant, beautifully unpretentious atmosphere that's welcoming to newbies and veteran spinners alike. (Even the class music is good.)

Read my review of Rocket Cycle in the fitness section.
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Get underground at massive MMA facility in the Annex

Posted by Erica Berman / July 26, 2014

black devil mma torontoThis massive MMA training facility is home to a huge array of equipment and top-level instruction - their head coach has trained several fighters who have gone on to win titles. Don't be intimidated if you're a newbie - the gym's regulars are friendly and the atmosphere is welcoming. The emphasis is on learning technique instead of calorie burn - but with classes this demanding, you'll be in fighting form in no time.

Read my review of Black Devil MMA in the fitness section.
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New boxing gym lets you beat up rubber dummies

Posted by Erica Berman / June 23, 2014

boxing gym torontoLocated just off West Queen West, this brand-new boxing gym encourages you to lay a whooping on B.O.B. - a rubber dummy created for boxing practice. (They might be a little on the creepy side, but you can feel the benefits of practicing your kicks and punches against something with real-world resistance.) When you're not putting a boxing glove to rubbery face, their classes will put you through a killer workout.

Read my profile of Big Hit Studios in the fitness section.
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