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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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Cardio Glide and Sculpt

(M)

Tuesday: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: October 1, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Adult / Senior  

Sculpt your body, increase your heart rate, burn calories, and work up a sweat!

Location: Dance Studio    

Instructor: Luz

Ages: 18+

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Chair Aerobics

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Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: October 1, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Adult / Senior  

Enjoy a great workout while sitting, challenging yourself using weights and bands. This is a great workout for those with limited mobility and who are just starting their fitness journey.

Location: Gymnasium       

Instructor: Rodolfo

Ages: 18+

                                          

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Chair Exercise

(M)

Tuesday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Asser Levy Recreation Center, 392 Asser Levy Place, Manhattan

Start Date: October 1, 2019
End Date: December 19, 2019
Age:Adult / Senior  

Chair Exercise is a series of exercise that is formulated to give you vigorous workout from a seated position.

Instructor: Syrvella H.

Location: Multi-Purpose Room

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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.

 

Core Conditioning

(M)

Monday: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Al Oerter Recreation Center, 131-40 Fowler Avenue, Queens

Start Date: October 1, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Adult / Senior  

This program is designed to improve both the strength and endurance of the abdominal muscles. This class will teach people how to do exercises for their upper core, lower core, and oblique areas to help increase strength and balance. This a low impact class done on the floor with mats.

Location: Dance Studio    

Instructor: Jordan

Ages: 18+

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Cross Training

(M)

Monday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

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

Start Date: September 29, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Teen / Adult  

A high intensity (HILT) workout in a small group environment.  Each workout will focus on improving overall fitness through aerobic, strength, and flexibility training via the "Tabata System," a period of active work plus rest, i.e., 20 seconds of work, 10 seconds of rest for a total of 4 minutes, set around 8 work stations.

Instructor: Tiberius St. Judge

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Cycle & Burn

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Friday: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

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

Start Date: October 6, 2019
End Date: December 29, 2019
Age:Adult  

Pedal and burn your calories away.

Instructor: Clinton

Location: Dance Room

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Empowering Teens in Fitness

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Monday: 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Friday: 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: September 29, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Teen  

This program will assist teen in weight room, teaching proper equipment usage resulting in positive experiences. Participants will build workout plans that will help them reach their personal goals. EmPOWERing Teen in Fitness will promote overall gym safety and health.

Instructor: Alexia Ranaldi

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Fitness Assistance

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Thursday: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

St. James Recreation Center, 2530 Jerome Avenue, Bronx

Start Date: September 29, 2019
End Date: December 21, 2019
Age:Adult / Senior  

This program will assist adults and young adults in the weight room, teaching proper equipment usage resulting in positive experiences. Participants will build workout plans that will help them reach their personal goals.

Instructor: Alexia Ranaldi

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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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