FitHouse - HIIT

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TL;DR

FitHouse’s HIIT class is a full body cardio and strength interval class using various types of equipment set in a spacious studio.

Logistics

Book Me

  • Classpass: ✅

Format/Equipment

  • Fitness clothes + sneakers.

  • 45 mins.

  • Format is instructor-dependent, but generally: (i) 5 min cardio warm up, think jacks, squat jumps, mountain climbers, (ii) 7 stations of cardio and strength exercises. Each exercise is done for 45 secs, 3 times (i.e. about 3 mins at each station). In between each station and sometimes each 45 sec spurt, you’ll do active recoveries (like high knees, planks, etc.), (iii) 8 mins of arm strength exercises and core, (iv) a quick finisher, & (v) a cooldown/stretch.

  • Example exercises: squat jumps w/ resistance bands, ski ergs, weighted lunges, kettle bell rows, cycling.

  • Example equipment: bands, steps, free weights, kettle bells, mats, heavy balls.

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Hard AF?!

  • Solid workout, but could be a bit harder.

  • The energy is great.

  • Push yourself individually to make it more difficult.

  • Great for all levels.

Sweat Level: 💧💧💧

Price

  • First Timers: $29 buy one class get one free (i.e. $14.5 per class).

  • Returners: $29 per class.

  • Packages and memberships are available to lower the "per class" price.

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Vibe

  • Great vibe.

  • The studio lights are a mix of pastels and are perfect.

  • Welcoming and energetic instructors.

  • Def focused on branding, merch, and photos - mirrors are everywhere (love it!).

  • Designed to hang out in.

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Classified Information

  • FitHouse is a studio with various locations that have all types of classes. They’re trying to mix the consistency and membership of a traditional gym, like Equinox, with boutique studios. You’ll see a good mix of classes on the schedule.

  • Showers. Great bathroom products.

  • Lockers w/ automatic locks at both locations.

Book Again?

Probably.

 

FitHouse's Class Offerings

  • Bounce: 50 min class bouncing on the trampoline.
  • Dance: 50 min dance cardio.
  • HIIT: 50 min cardio-focused HIIT class.
  • Barre: 50 mins of floor and mat work.
  • Sculpt: 50 mins of full body toning work.
  • Yoga Sculpt: 45 mins yoga using weights and cardio (heated available).
  • Yoga Flow: 60 mins standard yoga (heated available).
  • Yoga Restore: 60 mins standard yoga (heated available).

NYCMichelle RidgelyNYC, HIIT