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Found 214 facilities, 47 programs, 1 league, and 17 events for Strength Training/Weightlifting

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Please note: Some programs require advance registration and/or recreation center membership. Always call the contact number provided before attending a program.

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AB Attack

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Saturday: 12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 7, 2015
End Date: August 29, 2015
Age:Adult  

30 minutes of hardcore abdominal exercises.  Focus on toning and defining the abs.

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Beginner Strength and Stretch

(M)

Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 7, 2015
End Date: August 29, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

This is a strength training class for members who are new to exercise programs. The class will consist of functional movements that will increase strength, balance and flexibility.

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Cardio and Conditioning

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Monday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.,12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: July 11, 2014
End Date: August 29, 2015
Age:Everyone  

A class designed to burn calories and improve cardio vascular health while dancing and using traditional aerobic moves.

Instructor: LaSharn Cooper

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Cardio and Strength Fitness Rooms

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Sunday: 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Monday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Thursday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Friday: 7:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Saturday: 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Lyons Pool, Murray Hulbert Avenue, Staten Island

Age:Everyone  

Come experience the new cardio room, which has doubled the fitness at Lyons!  A huge investment by NYC Parks funded a redesigned room and new cardio equipment: treadmills, ellipticals, step machines, bikes and a rowing machine.  This light and airy room is a must for your workout routine.

Both rooms are open all day.

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Central Park Circuit

Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Thursday: 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

North Meadow Recreation Center, Mid-park at 97th Street, Central Park, Manhattan

Start Date: May 12, 2015
End Date: August 27, 2015
Age:Adult  

The Central Park Circuit will help you reach your fitness goals in the world’s most beautiful outdoor gym – Central Park! Get fit with innovative exercises designed by top trainers to utilize the Park’s best natural features: rocks, trails, stairs, hills, and gorgeous open lawns.

Spring: May 12 - June 18 

Summer: July 6 - August 27

 

Core Class

(M)

Sunday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Monday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, 1 Clarkson Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 6, 2015
End Date: August 30, 2015
Age:Teen / Adult  

Improve individually - building stronger and stable abs and backs.  Working with bodyweight and with equipment.

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Core Conditioning

Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1121 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn

Age:Adult  

This class focuses on abdominal, back, and core muscle training and stabilization to improve the body's overall functional strength.

Cost: free for members, non-members $95/8 weeks 

Please check the center for cost and schedule.

 

Cut Makers Body Conditioning

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, 18 Mount Morris Park West, Manhattan

Start Date: September 8, 2014
End Date: August 29, 2015
Age:Everyone  

Use this circuit training/bootcamp fusion to tone and sculpt your muscles!

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Early Morning Teen Fitness

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Monday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.
Friday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m.

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 7th Avenue at 43rd Street, Brooklyn

Age:Teen  

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Please note: Programs with this symbol (Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property) are not managed by the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. While Parks does its best to maintain accuracy in search results, users are strongly advised to call or email the program organizers directly for up-to-date information.

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Strength Training/Weightlifting

You may use any of Parks' recreational spaces, except tennis courts, without a permit. However, if a permit holder arrives with a valid permit in hand, you must vacate the field or court. An individual must have a season permit or single-play ticket to use Parks' tennis courts.

Organized play (leagues) requires a permit. Click here for an application and more information about permits.

157th St Plgd

157 ST & 116 AVE (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

174th St Plgd

E 174 ST, BRONX RIVER AVE (Bronx) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

210th St Plgd

210 ST & 73 AVE (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Adam Yauch Park

ATLANTIC AVE ,STATE ST & COLUMBIA PLACE (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Albert H. Mauro Plgd

PARK DR EAST & 73 TERRACE (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Alexander Hamilton Plgd

HAMILTON PL, W 140 TO W 141 STS (Manhattan) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center

80 CATHERINE STREET (Manhattan) | Map it
Facility Type: Recreation Centers

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Ambrosini Field

E/S CITY ISLAND AVENUE AT CENTRE ST (Bronx) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

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Strength Training/Weightlifting

Team and league sports provide a great opportunity to get fit, socialize, and have fun. Some leagues are casual, while others are more competitive. Email or call the leagues below to find out more about your local team and its players.

Row New York

Borough: Queens
Age: Youth
Type: Adaptive Indoor Rowing
Adaptive Indoor Rowing: Workout once per week with our adaptive coaches to stay in shape through the winter months, set and reach your rowing goals, and prepare for rowing on the water. All adaptive athletes are welcome - from age 11 and up - no experience necessary! Cancellations due to snow and inclement weather may occur, and one make-up session will be scheduled. The Access-A-Ride address to the boathouse is 30 Meadow Lake Drive, Corona/Flushing/Flushing Meadows Corona Park/ NY.
Phone: 718.433.3075 | Email

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Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Cardio & Strength

Thursday, August 6, 2015
9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.

South Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Email

info@unionsquarenyc.org

 

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Thrower Power

Thursday, August 6, 2015
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

AccessibleMidland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 667-3543

 

Summer in the Square: Boot Camp with Zach Schares

Thursday, August 6, 2015
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.

AccessibleNorth Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Email

info@unionsquarenyc.org

 

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Sweathouse Workout

Thursday, August 6, 2015
6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.

AccessibleNorth Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Email

info@unionsquarenyc.org

 

Summer in the Square: Happy Hour Hatha Workout

Thursday, August 6, 2015
7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.

AccessibleNorth Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Email

info@unionsquarenyc.org

 

Shape Up NYC: Mind Body Fusion

Saturday, August 8, 2015
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

AccessibleConference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 227-1403

Contact Email

sigona99@verizon.net

 

Shape Up NYC: Total Body Burn

Monday, August 10, 2015
6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.

AccessibleConference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 227-1463

Contact Email

francis.gessner@parks.nyc.gov

 

Union Square Park: Summer in the Square: Cardio & Strength

Thursday, August 13, 2015
9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.

South Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Email

info@unionsquarenyc.org

 

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Thrower Power

Thursday, August 13, 2015
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

AccessibleMidland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 667-3543

 

Shape Up NYC: Mind Body Fusion

Saturday, August 15, 2015
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

AccessibleConference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 227-1403

Contact Email

sigona99@verizon.net

 

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