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Upper West Side Apt Building’s Policy Barring Low-Paying Tenants From Using Gym May Be Discriminatory
According to tenant Jean Green Dorsey’s complaint, the rent-regulated tenants excluded from the gym are largely over 65, while market-rate tenants aren’t.
A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit against an upscale Manhattan gym, after she said she was smacked in the face with an exercise band and left partially blind.
Unless you’ve done 80 to 100 burpees for a warm up, you’ve never done anything like this in a fitness class.
Police were asking for assistance from the public Tuesday in finding two men who robbed an Inwood gym at gunpoint earlier this month.
Some rent-stabilized tenants in the Stonehenge Village building, at 120-196 W. 97th St. between Amsterdam and Columbus avenues, were furious after a gym opened up in their building and they were told they were forbidden from using it.
The trend puts participants in rooms that range from a toasty 82-degrees to a nearly oppressive 95-degrees, more than 20-degrees warmer than recommended.
For students at one Brooklyn school it has been a fight to find space for physical education classes, but a creative solution to the problem has left students running the halls.
A CrossFit gym in South Park Slope, Brooklyn, has drawn complaints from neighbors who have said those who work out there are just too loud.
If this summer’s backyard cookouts and rooftop happy hours had you packing on the pounds, there’s time to get back into a workout routine this fall before the holiday rush of parties and indulgent dinners sneak up on us.
When it comes to going to the gym, most everyone has a different routine. Shape magazine’s Editor-at-large, Bahar Takhtehchian, stopped by The Couch to share some universal tips, tricks and tools to improve the workout experience.
You’ve made your resolution to get fit in 2013 – that’s great! Now you need to invest in the right gear to get you going.
Don’t be haunted by sugar-induced weight gain this Halloween.
If your workout is becoming a bore or you just want to meet some fun new people, here are five great places to find intramural sports leagues in New York City.
“The DOE has failed to give students the legally required amount of physical education and failed to follow its own recommendations for fighting high rates of childhood obesity,” Comptroller Liu said.