Try These Virtual Workout Classes at Home

Stay healthy and break a sweat in your very own living room amid social distancing.


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While you may not be able to hit the gym amid COVID-19, head online instead and break a sweat with these local fitness studios for live and pre-recorded classes.


Elevate Fitness

Join Elevate Fitness online for free workout classes. You can find routines on their YouTube channel or on their online workouts page. 935-6219,


The Barre and Yoga Experience

The studio is offering live-stream classes to help you get your barre on at home. Kiddos can join in on the classes, too. Find the full schedule online and book a class here. 757-0406,


Second Wind Health and Wellness 

While browsing for a new yoga mat or other yoga accessories, get your flow on and follow along to one Second Wind’s free online yoga videos. Scroll to the bottom of their home page to see the videos or click here.   


Rhode Island Hot Yoga

While the studio is temporarily closed, online classes, both live and pre-recorded will fill the void. Online classes are currently running on a pay-what-you-can basis. Click here to enroll in a class. 714-0042 or 217-9010,


Pure Barre

Class instructors will guide you through a series of low-impact, high intensity movements that are designed to strengthen and tone your body. Currently, all classes are scheduled for Facebook live streaming. Sign up here or here. 944-0411 or 333-4500,  



You can’t get your sweat on in the studio, so head online for a thirty-minute pre-recorded workout. Videos will showcase coaches from all around the world. Click here to watch the videos.


589 Fitness and Wellness

This new fitness studio is using Facebook to share live at home workouts. Classes are forty-five minutes long and cost $30 for an unlimited week or $5 for a drop-in class. Click here to access the workouts.  


Studio 47

Studio 47 is offering a month of virtual Pilates classes for $25. The monthly subscription includes seven classes you can access anywhere anytime. 289-2787,


Providence Pilates Center 

The studio has a full schedule of live classes online via Zoom. Classes range from beginner and advanced and include Pilates, Barre, TRX and classes for kids. All group classes are $20. Regiter online here.


Island Moving Company 

Pop, lock and drop it with Timur as he teaches an upbeat and fun hip hop class. Island Moving Company and the Newport Academy of Ballet are offering a valuable thread of continuity and social connection with this new series. These free, thirty-minute micro-classes are both live-streamed and pre-recorded. Click here for the full schedule.

 The Ocean State Community Wellness Center offers remote personal training sessions and nutritional consultations while the center is closed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Training sessions, led by OSCW coaches, are thirty minutes long and are available Monday through Friday. The training’s are free, but a weekly thirty-minute nutritional consultation is only included with a donation of $100 for ten sessions. The funds from donations will benefit local food pantries and will also be used to purchase personal protective equipment for local healthcare professionals.




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