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Shape Up NYC: Dance Fitness

Wednesday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Rego Park Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 93-29 Queens Blvd., Queens

Start Date: May 4, 2016
Age:Everyone  

This fun fitness class will teach you great contemporary dances while training your cardiovascular stength and endurance. This instructor is part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dance Fusion

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Harlem Hospital Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 506 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan

Start Date: February 3, 2015
Age:Adult / Senior  

A high energy, low impact fitness class that incorporates aerobics exercise to improve fitness, weight loss, cardiovascular health, flexibility, and rhythm.

 

Shape Up NYC: Dancercise

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

JCC Stapleton Neighborhood Senior Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 189 Gordon St, Staten Island

Start Date: September 2, 2014
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow dance steps.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Dazzlin' Dancin'

Thursday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Hollis Avenue Congregational Church Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 211 - 04 Hollis Avenue, Queens

Start Date: November 19, 2015
Age:Everyone  

Shape Up with this fun dance routine, with easy to follow choreography set to pumping popular music. These two instructors is a part of the Fitness Instructor Training Program.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Erjecicio Para Gente Mayores En Silla

Monday: 10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m.

Johnson Community Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1833 Lexington Avenue, Manhattan

Age:Adult / Senior  

Una clase de ejercicios sentado que aumenta la flexibilidad y fortalece los músculos con un mínimo impacto sobre las articulaciones . Clases son gratuitos y abiertos al público. Este instructor es parte del Programa de Formación de Instructores Shape Up NYC.

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: FIT Angels Aerobics

Saturday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Macon Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 361 Lewis Ave, Brooklyn

Start Date: August 6, 2016
End Date: December 10, 2016
Age:Everyone  

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais

Thursday: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Brooklyn Public Library - Highlawn Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property, 1664 W. 13th St. at Kings Highway, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 14, 2016
Age:Adult / Senior  

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Instructor: Adam

Cost: FREE 

 

Shape Up NYC: Feldenkrais/Awareness Through Movement

Friday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Interchurch Center Not a NYC Department of Parks and Recreation operated property , 475 Riverside Drive , Manhattan

Start Date: May 11, 2012
Age:Adult / Senior / Teen  

The Feldenkrais method is designed to improve movement repertoire, aiming to expand and refine the use of the self through awareness, in order to reduce pain or limitations in movement, and promote general well-being. Blankets will be provided but participants may wish to bring additional warm clothing. * CLASS IS ONGOING & MEETS IN CAFETERIA ROOM 3* Cafeteria Room 3- Take the escalator directly behind and to the right of the front desk down to the cafeteria. Jog left and then straight to find room 3

 

Shape Up NYC: Fitness for the Mind and Body

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brownsville Recreation Center, 1555 Linden Boulevard, Brooklyn

Start Date: September 2, 2014
Age:Senior  

This exhilarating fitness class is designed to build physical, mental and spiritual muscle, and is adaptable to any fitness level.  This class improves joint mobility, spinal flexibility, right-left brain coordination, kinesthetic learning, cognitive function, systemic health, balance, self-esteem, confidence and playfulness. 

Instructor: Paula Sealy Edwards

Shape Up NYC classes are FREE and available to those who are not Recreation Center members. Please bring a key lock to secure your belongings.

 

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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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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.

100% Playground/Ps 242 (100th Street)

GLENWOOD RD & 100TH ST (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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111 Street Playground (Near Playground For All Children)

CORONA AVENUE/111 ST (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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123rd Morningside Park

MORNINGSIDE & 121 STREET (Manhattan) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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157 Street Plgd.

157 ST. & 116 AVE. (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Baseball and Softball Fields
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Type of Surface: Little League 

157th St Plgd

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

157th St. Playground

157TH STREET & 116TH. AVENUE (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Basketball Courts
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157th Street P/G(Baisley)

157 ST & 116 AVE (Queens) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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16 Sycamore Playground

SCHERMERHORN & NEVINS STS (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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174 St. Playground

E. 174 AND BRONX RIVER AVENUE (Bronx) | Map it
Facility Type: Handball Courts
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174th St Plgd

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

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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.

104th Precinct. Adult Hockey

Borough: Queens
Age: Adult
Type: Ice Skating
Phone: (718) 417-1495

75th Precinct Community Sports Program

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Adult
Type: Baseball
Phone: (646) 246-7878

7th Day Adventist League

Borough: Bronx
Age: Adult
Type: Baseball/Softball
Phone: (917) 562 – 9584 | Email

ADW SPORTS

Boroughs:Bronx, Bronx, Bronx, Manhattan, Manhattan, Manhattan
Age: Youth/Adult
Type: Baseball/Softball, Basketball/Netball, Football
COED FOOTBALL / COED SOFTBALL/ COED BASKETBALL
Phone: 646 228 3058 | Email

AVJ League

Borough: Queens
Age: Adult
Type: Softball
Phone: (917) 716-7879

AYSO

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Adult
Type: Soccer
Phone: (718) 923-1099

Ace Four Handball

Borough: Brooklyn
Age: Adult
Type: Handball
Phone: (718) 954-0455

Achievers of America, Inc.

Borough: Queens
Age: Youth/Adult
Type: Softball & Bowling
A program for Special needs individuals with developmental disabilities. Challenged or not.
Phone: (718) 565-1141 | Email

Achilles International

Borough: Manhattan
Age: Adult
Type: Running/Jogging
Achilles meets rain or shine on Tuesday evenings at 6:15 PM and Saturday mornings at 10:15 when there is no race. Tuesday evenings we meet at the New York Road Runners Club (9 E. 89th Street) between 6 - 6:15 PM. Saturday mornings, we meet in Central Park, at 90th Street and Fifth Avenue, adjacent to the Central Park Reservoir.
Phone: 212-354-0300 | Email

Alumni     

Borough: Staten Island
Age: Adult
Type: Softball  
Phone: (732) 513-4836  | Email

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Seniors Fitness in Carl Schurz Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

Carl Schurz Main Lawn (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan| Map it

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Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Soundview Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Van Cortlandt Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Marine Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Inwood Hill Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Astoria Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Astoria Park Field House (in Astoria Park)
Hoyt Avenue and 21st Street, Queens| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Flushing Meadows

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

Flushing Meadows Corona Park
111th Street, Queens| Map it

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Location Details:
Meridian Road Tennis Courts

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Seniors Fitness in Greenbelt Park

Monday, September 26, 2016
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.

AccessibleGreenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley)
501 Brielle Avenue, Staten Island| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

2123608172

Contact Email

Sports@CityParksFoundation.org

 

Retro Basketball

Monday, September 26, 2016
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.

AccessibleSt. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)
St. Ann's Avenue and 145th Street, Bronx| Map it

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Cost

Recreation center membership is required.

Contact Number

(718) 402-5155

Contact Email

Valerie.Edwards@parks.nyc.gov

 

Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.

AccessibleHeather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park)
Cabrini Boulevard & Ft Washington Ave., Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(212) 795-1388

Contact Email

info@FortTryonParkTrust.org

 

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