Best Places to Get Fit in BaltimoreJanuary 11, 2022
With a new year comes a new set of goals and resolutions about how we want to change our lives for the better. One of the best and most common resolutions is to get in shape or to add more movement and physical activity into our busy schedules. Make 2022 the year where you finally accomplish this goal, as there are so many great places to get fit in Baltimore, all not too far from your home at Liberty Harbor East.
To help you get started with your fitness journey, we’ve compiled a list for you of the best places to workout in Baltimore:
Get Fit at Home
Just steps from your door you can find the fitness center and yoga studio located within Liberty itself! This is perfect for the exerciser on a tight schedule.
Get Fit in Harbor East
If you’ve yet to hear of Orangetheory, you might want to do some research and prepare to join in on their one-of-a-kind fitness classes. Orangetheory classes are total-body, group fitness classes that optimize your caloric afterburn and your results. Membership options are also very flexible — if you want to workout as much as possible they have an unlimited classes plan, or if you're not sure about the classes yet, you can just purchase a class package.
Maryland Athletic Club (MAC)
Maryland Athletic Club has endless options for you to work physical activity into your life. They have squash courts, pools, personal and group training classes, and more! Additionally, with a membership to Maryland Athletic Club you’ll also have access to their saunas, steam rooms, and hot tubs so you can take some time to decompress after your workout.
Get Fit in Harbor Point
What is [solidcore]? It’s a 50-minute pilates workout filled with slow and controlled full-body resistance training to burn fat and build lean muscle. They offer these classes everyday of the week, at numerous times, for you to work into your hectic schedule.
Breathing Dragon Yoga
If you haven’t tried out hot yoga yet, be sure to work a Breathing Dragon Yoga class into your schedule. Founded on the principles of Bikram Yoga, this studio offers hot yoga and hot HIIT (high intensity interval training) classes at affordable and flexible prices.
Resistance is a virtual training destination for all your fitness needs. They have live training, barre, yoga, running, and spin classes. Soon, you’ll be able to head to one of their in-person spin classes in Harbor Point.
Get Fit in Fells Point
With a location in Fells Point, F45 Training specializes in innovative, high intensity group workouts that will provide you with the results that you are looking for. Each class is only 45 minutes long, but you’ll definitely be making the most of that short time and burning off hundreds of calories.
Pilates House puts on full-body, dynamic pilates classes for all levels. You’ll strengthen your body, while also calming your mind in these 50-minute group classes. If you’re looking to take your training up a notch, they also offer 55-minute private training sessions.
With personal training, bodywork, and equipment pilates, Sanctuary Bodyworks is the perfect place to begin your fitness journey. Their seasoned instructors and personal trainers will help you address your specific needs and reach all of your goals for the new year.
Get Fit in Canton & Brewer’s Hill
Merritt Athletic Club
Take a group fitness class, play squash, play basketball, and more at the Merritt Athletic Club in Canton! Explore their numerous classes like Power Yoga, Core Essentials, and Cycle, or try out their personal training services. They also have a variety of membership options and locations to suit your needs and budget.
Take a chance on PEAK’s high intensity interval training style classes that will help with fat-burning, strengthening, and conditioning. Only 55-minutes long and offered all times a day, these classes will accommodate the early-bird or the night-owl on a packed schedule.
Do you want a gym that customizes your training to you? Push 511 might be the best place for you. At this gym, you’ll work with a fitness expert to plan a simple and sustainable plan for you to accomplish your goals. Then, you’ll get to work on that plan by engaging in their cross fit and personal training services.
Rev Cycle Studio
Jump on the cycling craze and try out one of Rev Cycle Studio’s amazing spin classes. They offer numerous types of cycling class with a range of motivating instructors. Plus, they also offer a range of at-home, virtual classes for those cold days when you don’t want to leave your Liberty Harbor East apartment home.
Get Fit Downtown
Let this be the year where you reach your fitness goals by working out at Grind Baltimore. With gorgeous views of the city and the waterfront, you’ll be exercising in their state-of-the-art gym on your own guidance or with the personal training of one of their fitness experts. Open gym memberships start at only $60/month.
Under Armour Performance Center
On Light Street, you’ll find this Under Armour Performance Center, a gorgeous gym with a full service salon, FX Physical Therapy clinic, and an Under Armour turf. You can take a class or just work out on your own in their open space.
Get Fit in Federal Hill
Reflex Functional Fitness
Reflex offers a range of classes, from stamina to strength & conditioning, with an experienced team you can get to know. You can also take advantage of their personal training and special training programs, like self defense or triathlon training, to achieve your fitness dreams. Try out one of their many membership plans today!
Get your aggression out while toning up your body in one of Knockout Fitness’ boxing, “Fight Club,” or high intensity interval training classes. They also offer personal training sessions to all levels with exercises like boxing, ladder speed work, and weightlifting. Sign up on their website to receive a free class.
Founded in 2011, Industry Athletics provides coach-led CrossFit, personal training, nutrition coaching, and more. Here, they also prioritize helping you build a community at your gym to motivate you to keep going when it gets difficult.
Now Get to Work!
These gyms and fitness studios are the perfect place to start your healthy New Year’s resolutions, so explore your options and then get your body moving! If you’re headed to the Liberty Gym, be sure to tag us in your sweaty selfies, @LibertyHarborEast.