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Get Moving at These Unique Harlem Gyms and Studios

Updated: Jan 5

The light-filled Vital Climbing Gym in West Harlem.

The holiday eat-a-thon is finally over. As you start working on your New Year's fitness resolutions, consider these unique gyms and studios around Harlem.

Brahman Yoga

West Harlem 501 W 145th St and Amsterdam Ave

Yoga for all levels from a sun-soaked third-floor studio.

The Cliffs at Harlem

Central Harlem 256 W 125th St between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Frederick Douglass Blvds

This 15,000-square-foot rock climbing gym is centrally located—right across the street from the iconic Apollo Theater.

Fierce Grace

West Harlem 518 W 145th St between Amsterdam Ave and Broadway

The British-based brand debuted this stylish Harlem studio in July, taking over the former Bikram Yoga Harlem space.

Harlem Cycle

Central Harlem 54-62 W 125th St between Fifth and Lenox Aves

Central Harlem 2350 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd between 137th and 138th Sts

Boutique cycling with a focus on community, now with two studios.

Harlem Cycle's new studio on 125th Street.

Harlem Kettlebell Club

East Harlem 1775 Madison Ave between E 116th and E 117th Sts

A new kettlebell studio from Harlem fitness pro Jah Washington.

Harlem Pilates

Central Harlem 108 W 116th St between Malcolm X and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvds

Central Harlem 60 W 129th St and Malcolm X Blvd

Reformer, barre, and mat classes at two locations across Harlem.


Boutique fitness team offering boot camp, kettlebell workouts, and more via virtual classes.

Vital Climbing Gym

West Harlem 3225 Broadway and W 129th St

Formerly Steep Rock West, this sunny bouldering spot on Columbia's Manhattanville campus now also has a financial support program.

Women's World of Boxing

East Harlem 2147 Second Ave between E 110th and E 111th Sts

Choose from private or group boxing classes at the city's first privately owned and operated women's boxing gym.

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