Jumpstart your fitness goals at these unique uptown gyms and studios

Updated: Sep 9, 2020

Steep Rock West in Harlem

The holiday eat-a-thon is finally over. As you start working on your New Year's fitness resolutions, here are some unique uptown gyms to consider. Listed from south to north:

Women's World of Boxing

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. Tamron Hall is a fan.

Sword Class NYC

1944 Madison Ave and E 125th St

This basement martial arts studio has classes in everything from Light Saber Fitness to Advanced Applied Longsword for students of all ages.

Steep Rock West

3225 Broadway and W 129th St

A sunny bouldering spot on Columbia's new campus with both group and private classes.


2235 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd between W 131st and W 132nd Sts

This fitness studio run by Jahkeen Washington and Thomas Boatswain offers everything from boxing to HIIT (high intensity interval training).


2272 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd between W 133rd and W 134th Sts

The classes at this intimate, pink-and-white storefront space mostly focus on barre and yoga.

Harlem Cycle

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

A friendly boutique cycling studio in the renovated basement of a Harlem townhouse.

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