8 Local Fitness Programs to sweat with this Spring

Spin at STAX Cycle Club

The gyms may be closed for group use but there are so many amazing local fitness facilities you can’t heat things up and still get fit with this Spring/Summer! Take this as an opportunity to try new things, move your body in dynamic ways and find workouts that you and your partner can do together whenever, wherever. Private training is also an option to access some of the best workouts of your life. Read on! 

Local fitness studio Barre Belle
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Feel the burn in muscles you had no idea you have with the iconic Barre Belle instructors in their on-demand AND Live workouts ranging from literally 5mins to 1hr! Barre Belle is a local fitness staple and for a great reason.

Blending the best of barre and HIIT, these workouts feel amazing and will tone you up in no time. Plus, you’ll have a blast getting to know each instructor who brings their own charisma and fitness wisdom to the table (or should we say bar) every time. 

Local fitness studio Crush Camp
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Legendary for their community spirit, functional training and kick-ass vibe, you can now get max results from your workouts by working one-on-one with a Crush Camp PT!

Their approach combines cardio intervals with functional strength training so get the best of both worlds. You also get the chance to customize your session by requesting songs, difficulty level, meditation inclusion and so much more. 

Local fitness studio Rumble Boxing
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Has this whole pandemic thing made you want to punch something? Same. Punch it out, boost your mood and get a killer workout in with Rumble Boxing’s on-demand platform, Boxer Body.

No equipment is necessary — all you need is yourself and a device to stream from and you’ll swear just has as in-studio. You can try the program for two weeks free to feel it out first! 

Local fitness studio League YYC
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One of YYC’s newest local fitness studios, League takes a no BS approach to leveling up your fitness holistically with hard-hitting moves and gentle resets.

And they’re now taking their workouts outside in full compliance with AHS standards! You can drop in as you please. Just make sure to sign up as fast as possible on Mindbody to secure your spot. 

Local fitness studio STAX Cycle Club
Photo by STAX Cycle Club


STAX is not shy in bringing the party to your workouts! Between their incredible tracks and kick-ass attitude, their rides are reminiscent of rocking a nightclub dance floor and the time melts away.

If you want a blended workout, they also offer spin + sculpt sessions that take you off the saddle for a sweet muscle burn. 

Pulse Studios
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If you’ve always wanted to take a dance class or have always felt left out on the dancefloor, now’s THE time to gain some sick moves to throw down post lock-down! 

Pulse Studios is a Hip-Hop focused studio offering classes running from Vogue Femme, to Heels, Twerk, Afro Beats and more, there’s something for every interest! Drop in as you please or access UNLIMITED classes for only $109/month — unreal. 

Local fitness studio Junction 9


Take your self-care routine up a notch with Junction 9’s amazing on-demand library of over 100 yoga and pilates classes, mediation sessions and more.

Go at your own pace, ground into your body and give yourself a deep reset to beat stress and anxiety and be more productive! New classes are added weekly by Junction 9’s amazing team of instructors.

Lagree YYC
Photo by Lagree YYC


Recently winning Calgary’s Top Local Fitness Studio for the third year in a row, Lagree YYC is no joke folks! Using a Megaformer, you’ll work every inch of your body and mind for a truly rewarding workout.

With the support of your private trainer, the right form and mindset, the slow and controlled movements can create results FAST. This is a must-try workout that can be adapted for any fitness level. 

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