Deal #1: French fries or onion rings? True Blood or Twilight? Zack or Slater? Some choices are just too difficult. We have the perfect Loot for you, our indecisive friend. Lifebook is offering a 5-pack of one-hour classes at Your Body Your Machine for $5 (reg. $75). For four of your classes, choose any combination of the following:
Vinyasa Yoga: Connect your movement and breath in this flow class.
Hatha Yoga: A combo of poses, controlled breathing, and meditation.
Kickboxing: Stretch, kick, block, and perfect your punch in this cardio-heavy class.
Body Sculpting: Strengthen and sculpt your body with resistance and power exercises.
Zumba: Latin dance moves burn calories during this fast-paced workout. For your fifth class, mix it up with one of these babies: Flamenco: Learn the Spanish dance and shrink your waist simultaneously.
Martial Arts: Practice kicks, hand moves, and self-defense techniques.
Your Body Your Machine is a Midtown gym founded by Shawn Rogers, who you may recognize as the resident trainer on Good Morning America and creator of the GMA Fit Club.
We don’t know, but we’ve been told you’ve been putting working out on
hold — pounds off (one, two), pounds off (three, four), and so much
more with today’s deal from Pure Power Boot Camp. Drop down and give us
$69 for six boot camp sessions (a $285 value), or $199 for one month of
unlimited classes and a shirt (a $495 value). These diligent drill
sergeants — including the head instructor who was an official fitness
contributor to The Today Show — mean business with these ultra-tough
workouts that are designed for all fitness levels. Participants exercise
in platoons to maximize teamwork and train on indoor military-grade
obstacle courses. Instructors are known to call deserters in the middle
of the night — as documented in publications such as People and The
Wall Street Journal. If you’re ready for results, be all that you can be
and more with this deal.
Early fitness buffs were known to work out by angering Greek gods in
hopes that they would be punished and forced to push boulders up a hill
for eternity. Get in shape at your convenience with today’s Groupon: for
$24, you get a 30-day Passport membership to New York Sports Clubs (a
$49 value). Passport memberships can be redeemed at any New York Sports
Part of Towns Sports International’s network of fitness loci, New York
Sports Clubs welcome exercisers in a number of equipment-stocked
facilities to help attain perspiration-soaked fitness goals at a
convenient location. Strength-training gear such as circuit machines,
free weights, and medicine balls filled with black holes mold muscles
into chiseled depictions of physical might. Calories simmer and move to
cooler climates after sessions on cardio machines ranging from
treadmills and ellipticals to upright and recumbent stationary bicycles.
Each club offers its own schedule of group classes that draw from more
than 100 different fitness styles, including Pilates, yoga, and boxing,
to keep members from jazzercising without a spotter. Each club location
thanks exercisers for sweating in its vicinity with special features,
such as baby-sitting, saunas, and steam rooms, but Passport memberships
do not include pool access.
Today’s athletic wear incorporates technological innovation into its
very threads, a feat visible in styles that force legs to jog and
promise to tickle their wearers until they’ve reached their maximum
heart rates. Let garments do the heavy work with today’s Groupon: for
$30, you get a pair of weight-loss hot pants from Zaggora (a $72.50
value). Shipping is £9 (GBP) to Canada (based on daily conversion rates,
Zaggora’s hip-hugging Hotpants slim bodies by up to two jeans sizes in
two weeks using a comfortable bioceramic material that emits infrared
rays to help women naturally and efficiently amp up weight-loss
regimens. The shorts’ Celu-Lite technology smoothes thighs and other
dimple-prone areas by galvanizing the skin’s internal zamboni to promote
a deep warming of body tissues and promote lymphatic drainage. This
process boosts sweating by up to 80 per cent and aids in eliminating the
toxins responsible for cellulite. Ladies can sport Hotpants alone or
under other clothing while awake and active, asleep in bed, or while
executing a series of high kicks when sleepwalking.