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Found 216 facilities, 48 programs, 1 league, and 38 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 Blast

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Monday: 5:45 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 5:45 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 1, 2018
End Date: September 23, 2018
Age:Adult  

While focusing on the abs, improve cardiovascular strength and flexibility capabilities through the use of basic, intermediate, and advance calisthenics movements and incorporation of the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e. 2 to 3 minutes of work, with 30 seconds to 1 minute of rest for a designated 6 to 8 rounds .

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

 

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Abdominator

(M)

Monday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: March 18, 2018
End Date: June 30, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Let us help you firm those abdominal muscles!  The first segment of this class, Abdominator, is a workout designed to attack the abdominal area from all different angles by incorporating core strengthening exercises to build a stronger mid-section.

With Jerrell Wisdom

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Apex Predator

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Sunday: 7:15 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
Tuesday: 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
Thursday: 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: March 18, 2018
End Date: June 30, 2018
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

Train like a beast!  The majority of this hour will be devoted to rugged and raw workouts such as monkey and bear crawls, back stretching like a cobra, mountain climbers, crab walking, and much more.  We will utilize body weight exercises to strengthen participants' total body and to help all participants tap into their wild side.  Participants will build lean muscle, and burn fat.  Be prepared to work a sweat on all fours and train like an animal!

With Peter Liota

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Body Conditioning

(M)

Sunday: 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 1, 2018
End Date: September 23, 2018
Age:Teen / Adult / Senior  

This traditional group exercise class focuses on improving members' strength, flexibility, lean muscle, and endurance capabilities through the use of kettle bells, free weights, resistance bands, and body weight exercises with a few short breaks in between.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Aerobics Room

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Boot Camp

(M)

Tuesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, 232 West 60th Street, Manhattan

Start Date: July 1, 2018
End Date: September 21, 2018
Age:Teen / Adult  

Improve cardiovascular strength and flexibility through the use of basic, intermediate, and advance calisthenics movements and through the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e., 2-4 minutes of work, with 30 seconds to 1 minute of rest for the designated 6, 8, 10, or 12 rounds.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

Aerobics Room for Tuesday and Wednesday Sessions

Gymnasium for Saturday Session

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Bootyful

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Wednesday: 7:15 p.m.-8:15 p.m.

Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, 625 Father Capodanno Blvd, Staten Island

Start Date: March 18, 2018
End Date: June 30, 2018
Age:Adult / Senior  

Maximize your glutes! Many people, even athletes, have weak glutes. Part of the issue is the amount of time many of us spend sitting (driving, stationary at work, etc). Sitting for extended periods of time can result in tight, shortened hip flexors and hamstrings, and weak glutes that fail to fire properly.  This class will use a variety of exercises that help firm and tone the specific muscles of the Gluteus Maximus and Gluteus Medius.  Exercise examples include one-leg squat, one-leg deadlift, sideways, front, and transverse lunges, side-lying hip abduction, and lateral band walks.

With Stephen McLean

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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.

 

Cycle & Burn

(M)

Tuesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

St. John’s Recreation Center, 1251 Prospect Place, Brooklyn

Start Date: June 1, 2017
Age:Adult  

Pedal and burn your calories away.

Instructor: Chrisson Mitchell

Location: Dance Room

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Early Morning Teen Fitness

(M)

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

Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Avenue, Brooklyn

Start Date: January 1, 2018
End Date: December 31, 2018
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.

Bensonhurst Park

GRAVESEND BAY, 21 & CROPSEY AVES, BAY PKWY (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Bensonhurst Park

BAY PKWY & CROPSEY AVENUE (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Boxcar Plgd (6)

CROTONA E-SUBURBAN/CHARLOTTE (Bronx) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Boyland Park

BROADWAY, FURMAN, GRANITE & ABERDEEN STS (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Brevoort Playground

RALPH AVE & CHAUNCY ST (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Brizzi Plgd

42 TO 43 STS, 10 TO NEW UTRECHT AVES (Brooklyn) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Bronx River Parkway East

DUNCOMB/NEREID AVE BRIDGE/BRONX BLVD/BRONX RIVER (Bronx) | Map it
Facility Type: Exercise Equipment

Brooklyn Bridge Park

PIER 2 (Brooklyn) | 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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Strength Training/Weightlifting

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.

Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Butt & Gut

Saturday, June 30, 2018
10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)
West 89th Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Zumba Fit Camp

Saturday, June 30, 2018
10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.

AccessibleBeach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

(718) 318-4000

Contact Email

antina.johnson@parks.nyc.gov

 

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT

Tuesday, July 3, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.

Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Butt & Gut

Saturday, July 7, 2018
10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)
West 89th Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.

Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Butt & Gut

Saturday, July 14, 2018
10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)
West 89th Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.

Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Butt & Gut

Saturday, July 21, 2018
10:30 a.m.11:15 a.m.

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park)
West 89th Street and Riverside Drive, Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

Summer on the Hudson: Riverside HIIT

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
6:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.

Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan| Map it

Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

summeronthehudson@gmail.com

 

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