Activities in North Stamford

One or Three 30-Minute Private Horseback-Riding Lessons at Forget Me Not Farm (Up to 61% Off)

Forget Me Not Farm

North Salem

30-minute introductory lessons cover riding technique and good horsemanship year round

$85 $38

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$30 for $55 Worth of Horseback Riding — Century Silhouette Farm

Century Silhouette Farm

North Branford

Come enjoy an hour of individual horseback riding [during] one of our amazing lessons!

$55 $30

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$252 for $459 Groupon — Lil Beans Parties

Lil Beans Parties

Scotts Corners

Children’s themed party for up to 10 children. 90 minutes of fun-filled games and activities with various themes.

$459 $252

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Ice-Skating Outing for Two or Four or Rink Rental for 35 at Northford Ice Pavilion (Up to 57% Off)

Northford Ice Pavilion

North Branford

Pairs or groups of 4 or 35 enjoy hours of ice-skating, complete with skate rentals

$24 $12

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One Month of Class, 10 or 20 Classes, or 10 Prenatal Classes at Elements Yoga and Wellness Center (Up to 74% Off)

Elements Yoga and Wellness Center

Darien

Experienced instructors lead alignment-focused flow classes that promote strength, flexibility, and sense of calm; prenatal option available

$195 $53

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$39 for 10 Fitness Classes at Gil Fitness ($100 value)

Gil Fitness

West Side - Waterside - South End

Fitness classes include Zumba, Spinning, and cardio kickboxing

$100 $39

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"Stomp" at The Palace Theatre on Thursday, January 8, at 7 p.m. (Up to 37% Off)

"STOMP"

The Palace Theatre

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Rotating cast of witty percussionists pound out beats on household instruments during an award-winning international show

$52 $33

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90-Minute Dance Class for One, Two, or Four, or Private Party for Up to Eight (Up to 75% Off)

Art of Exotic Dancing

Multiple Locations

Alluring choreography is set to music during supportive, confidence-boosting classes and parties

$50 $20

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One- or Two-Month Unlimited Membership with Shirt at Club Kung Fu (Up to 62% Off)

Club Kung Fu

Stamford

Instructors teach wing tsun kung fu; students train to respond reflexively to the speed, force, and direction of an attack

$185 $89

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Personal or Virtual Training Sessions from Head-To-Toe Chiropractic, LLC (Up to 83% Off). Four Options Available.

Head-To-Toe Chiropractic, LLC

Springdale

Initial meetings include fitness assessments, which the trainer uses to build custom programs geared toward individual goals

$250 $69

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$499 for a Half-Day Fishing Trip with Gear and Bait from Hoox It Charters ($1,250 Value)

Hoox It Charters

Hoox It

Fishers can pick up included gear and bait before heading out on the water

$1,250 $499

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5 or 10 Kickboxing Classes at C3 Athletics (Up to 88% Off)

C3 Athletics

West Side - Waterside - South End

Kickboxing classes sculpt long, lean bodies through heavy-bag work and instruction that blends muay thai and boxing techniques

$225 $29

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Admission with Healing Session and Intuitive Reading for One or Two to an Awaken Wellness Fair (Up to 61% Off)

Awaken Wellness Fairs

Multiple Locations

Take in the latest in holistic wellness from practitioners specializing in intuitive reading, life coaching, and various forms of bodywork

$100 $43

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Four or Eight Martial-Arts Classes with Uniform at YB World Taekwondo Academy (Up to 77% Off)

YB World Taekwondo Academy

Hope Street Shopping Center

Grandmaster with 32+ years' experience oversees contact and no-contact martial-arts classes to teach hand-eye coordination and burn calories

$107 $29

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$19 for $35 Worth of Dance Lessons for Women — Maria Fiora "Beyond Words"

Maria Fiora

Stamford

Get your girlfriends together or try it on your own. Mediterranean belly-dance/burlesque workshop held on the first Saturday of the month.

$35 $19

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Two or Four Personal-Training Sessions at All American Athletes LLC (Up to 75% Off)

All American Athletes LLC

Glenbrook

Trainer motivates clients to reach their goals through strength, cardio, and core exercises to improve tone, stamina and mobility

$200 $59

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$77 for $140 Worth of Salsa-Dance Classes — Maria Fioras Dance Dtudio

Maria Fioras Dance Downtown

Stamford

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$140 $77

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6, 8, or 12 Metabolic Strength-and-Conditioning Sessions at Reshape 360 (Up to 91% Off)

Reshape 360

Multiple Locations

Cardio exercises and body-weight movements boost metabolism and sculpt the body; nutrition coaching and meal plan increase wellness

$133.50 $17

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10 or 20 Classes for Adults or Kids at Connecticut Krav Maga (Up to 91%% Off)

BreakThru Family Fit 4 Life

Multiple Locations

Internationally certified instructors teach the premier self-defense method used by militaries and police forces around the world

$200 $20

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$13 for $20 Toward One Boxing Class

Pink Gloves Boxing Stamford

Harbor Point

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$20 $13

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Private Dance Lesson for Up to Two, with Option of Two Group Classes and Parties at Dance With Me (Up to 72% Off)

Dance With Me

Multiple Locations

Studio specializes in ballroom, Latin, and weddings, as well as offers private lessons and group classes in contemporary, ballet, and more

$125 $35

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A Squash Lesson from The Squash Alley (45% Off)

Squash Alley Llc

Stamford

From the merchant: High quality squash coaching at super discount prices for first time visitors to Squash Alley

$120 $66

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Single Capoeira Lesson or One Month of Lessons for One or Two at Brazilian Performing Arts (Up to 59% Off)

Brazilian Performing Arts

Multiple Locations

Learn the Afro-Brazilian-hybrid art that combines martial arts, dance, and gymnastics moves set to music

$20 $9

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One or Three Months of Unlimited Yoga at Kure Yoga Studio (Up to 75% Off)

Kure Yoga Studio

Norwalk

Yoga classes include Yin, Basics for beginners or those who prefer to go slower, and Strive & Revive, which combines Vinyasa and restorative

$199 $55

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"Driving Miss Daisy" at Music Theatre of Connecticut, January 30–February 22 (Up to 50% Off)

"Driving Miss Daisy"

Music Theatre of Connecticut

An elderly Southern woman takes a drive with her African-American chauffeur in this Pulitzer-winning play

$50 $25

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Two or Four Private Lessons at Fred Astaire Dance Studio (Up to 77% Off)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Norwalk

Experienced instructors teach individuals or couples how to ballroom dance during private lessons

$132 $30

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$49 for 12 Classes at Kong CrossFit ($165 Value)

Kong CrossFit

Norwalk

CrossFit sessions change every day and are designed to provide well-rounded workouts scalable to all exercisers' capabilities

$165 $49

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$39 for One Month of Classes and Access to Equipment at Israeli Krav Maga ($179 Value)

Israeli Krav Maga

Norwalk

Instructors teach the basics of krav maga, an Israeli self-defense discipline; includes access to fitness equipment and conditioning classes

$179 $39

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$45 for One-Month Gym Membership with Two Personal-Training Sessions and Smoothies at Intensity (Up to $378.70 Value)

Intensity

Norwalk

Instructors lead workouts that melt calories, boost energy levels, and sculpt muscles; personal-training sessions focus on individual goals

$378.70 $45

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$88 for $175 Worth of Boxing Lessons — Sitan Gym

Sitan Gym Ct

Norwalk

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$175 $88

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Pizza, Lazer Maze Challenge, and Jump Time for Two or Four at My Three Sons Family Fun Center (Up to 51% Off)

My Three Sons Family Fun Center

Central Norwalk

Kids 10 aged and younger dodge laser beams in a black-lit maze, bounce in the inflatable Jumpy House, and eat made-from-scratch pizza

$24 $12

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One or Two Summer Ballet Classes, or One Day of Ballet, Manners, and Yoga Camp at Fleur de Lis Academy (Up to 58% Off)

Fleur de Lis Academy

Wilton

Dancers as young as 2.5 years learn the classic art of ballet and are encouraged to be freely creative; camps teach manners, ballet & yoga

$41.25 $19

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$49 for $109 Groupon — Born Ready Fitness

Born Ready Fitness

Wolfpit

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$109 $49

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Ice Skating with Skate Rentals for Two or Four at SoNo Ice House (Up to 66% Off)

SoNo Ice House

South Norwalk

Groups of two or four hit the ice on state-of-the-art rinks with decks

$28 $10

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5 or 10 Drop-In Kickboxing Fitness Classes at Heiwado Dojo (Up to 73% Off)

Heiwado Dojo

Norwalk

Martial-arts instructor leads group kickboxing fitness classes designed to whip students into shape while instilling self-defense techniques

$100 $29

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$46 for One Month of Classes at Bikram Yoga Norwalk ($99 Value)

Bikram Yoga Norwalk

Central Norwalk

In a studio heated to 102–107 degrees, certified instructors lead students of all levels through 26 postures

$99 $46

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30-Day Fitness Plan for One or Two with Personal Training at The Edge Fitness Clubs (Up to 71% Off)

The Edge Fitness Clubs

Multiple Locations

Dive into getting fit with a comprehensive plan that offers gym membership, personal training, exercise classes, and nutritional guidance

$329 $99

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5 or 10 Drop-In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Classes at Gracie Sports USA (Up to 58% Off)

Gracie Sports USA

West Norwalk

Participants burn up 100 calories an hour during classes that sculpt lean muscles while teaching self-defense applicable to real life

$100 $42

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Four- or Six-Week Fitness Program at Moore Center (Up to 72% Off)

Moore Center

Wilton

Small-group fitness classes provide ample personalized attention, helping to create a fitness plan to meet individual goals

$350 $99

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$202 for $368 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons — Calasanz Karate Kung Fu, Kickbox, Boxing & physical Arts

Calasanz Mma And Fitness Center

Norwalk

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$368 $202

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5, 10, or 20 Yoga Classes or One Month of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Yogi Brian's (Up to 60% Off)

Yogi Brian's

Norwalk

Physical Dharma Yoga classes that teach balancing, stretching, back bending, and inversions, plus beginner-friendly gentle yoga classes

$110 $49

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Two or Four Private Ballroom Dance Lessons at Fred Astaire - Greenwich (Up to 81% Off)

Fred Astaire

Greenwich

Studio cofounded by Fred Astaire trains students with a curriculum that breaks social dances down into easily combined components

$155 $30

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$250 for $500 Worth of Services at Studio Uma Greenwich

Studio Uma Greenwich

Greenwich

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$500 $250

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Private Dance Lessons and Group Classes at Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom of Greenwich (72% Off). Two Options Available.

Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom of Greenwich

Greenwich

Students learn the basic moves of dance styles such as tango, foxtrot, rumba, salsa, and swing

$290 $84

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$23 for $45 Groupon Toward One Small Group Training Session for Women — Peak Physique Inc

Peak Physique

Greenwich

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$45 $23

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5 or 10 Children's Dance Lessons at Allegra Dance Studio (Up to 56% Off)

Allegra Dance Studio

Greenwich

In a relaxed, comfortable environment, children of all skill levels learn the basics of ballet, jazz, tap, and other styles

$100 $49

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Two Personal Training Sessions at Personal Training Institute Of Greenvale (65% Off)

Personal Training Institute Of Greenvale

Greenvale

From the merchant: Always One-To-One High Quality Personalized Fitness Training And Strength Conditioning.

$250 $88

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Two, Four, or Six Personal Training Sessions at The Fitness Image (Up to 73% Off)

The Fitness Image

Greenwich

Personal trainers tailor sessions to needs raining from sports training to weight loss and post-rehabilitation support

$160 $59

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Ice Skating for Two or Four with Skate Rental at Westport PAL Rink at Longshore (Up to 52% Off)

Westport PAL Rink at Longshore

Compo Owenoke Historic District

Blades zip over full-size outdoor rink with lights for evening practice

$30 $15

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Nutritional Consultation and One or Three Private Training Sessions on Beach from Well-Be Fitness (Up to 53% Off)

Well-Be Fitness

Westport

At a local beach, personal trainer Beryl Edelman guides one-on-one workouts supplemented by a nutritional consultation

$90 $45

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10 Boot-Camp Classes at Freestyle Fitness (45% Off)

Freestyle Fitness

Westport

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$200 $110

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Three or Six Personal-Training Sessions at The Healey Fitness Group (Up to 60% Off)

The Healey Fitness Group

Wilton High School Track

Personal trainer Matt Healey devises workouts aimed at his clients' specific goals, and specializes in pre- and postnatal exercise

$225 $99

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5 or 10 Fitness Classes at Wilton Sport & Fitness and Pinnacle Health (Up to 72% Off). Four Options Available.

Wilton Sport & Fitness and Pinnacle Health

Wilton

Fitness classes include a program designed specifically for high-school students, held in a new state-of-the-art facility

$100 $41

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One 30-Minute Private Indoor Lesson or a 9- or 18-Hole Playing Lesson at Studio Golf (Up to 52% Off) 

Studio Golf LLC

Wilton

PGA professional Angelo Lopiano helps clients improve their mechanics and learn new gameplay strategies on an indoor golf simulator

$60 $29

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Four Weeks of Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes at The Burning Zone Club (45% Off)

The Burning Zone Club

Westport

From the merchant: Targeting: strength & conditioning, core & ABS, weight loss, firming and toning with total and complete body training.

$260 $143

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$65 for Three Classes, Five Play Passes, and a $50 Birthday-Party Credit at Kidville ($229 Value)

Kidville Westport

Westport

Family-owned children’s center helps develop social and educational skills with art, music, and gym classes and a playspace

$229 $65

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One Hour of Bowling with Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at Spins Bowl (Up to 44% Off)

Spins Bowl

Mount Kisco

Upscale bowling alley features black-lit backdrops, neon lights, and plush lounge area with LCD projectors and American-style snacks

$50 $29

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Go-Karting and Arcade Package with 2 Races for a Child, Teen, or Adult at Grand Prix New York (Up to 46% Off)

Grand Prix New York

Mount Kisco

Adults, kids, and teenagers race around go-kart tracks at speeds of up to 40 mph, then go head to head in the video-game arcade

$35 $19

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5 or 10 Youth-Dance Classes at Westchester Dance Academy (Up to 64% Off). Four Options Available.

Westchester Dance Academy

Mount Kisco

Instructors teach the fundamentals of tap, jazz, ballet, or hip-hop in intimate dance classes to ensure personal attention

$137.50 $59

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One or Two Private Horseback Riding Lessons at Limelight Farm in Bedford (Up to 66% Off)

Limelight Farm

Bedford

Horseback riding lessons cover all aspects of horsemanship in safe and fun environment

$100 $49

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$80 for $160 Groupon — CrossFit Mount Kisco

Crossfit Mount Kisco

Mount Kisco

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$160 $80

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Two or Four Private and Group Dance Lessons at Arthur Murray Dance Studios (Up to 75% Off)

Arthur Murray Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

Seasoned instructors lead students through private and group lessons culled from renowned dance curriculum’s century of steps

$199 $49

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$199 for a Five-Hour Basic Music-Recording Workshop with Online Class and Studio Time at Sweatshop Studios ($600 Value)

Sweatshop Studios

Katonah

Two seasoned recording engineers relay their field's basics in a live online class and a three-hour recording session in the studio

$600 $199

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$88 for $175 Worth of Martial-Arts Lessons at DeVito’s TaeKwonDo Academy

DeVito’s TaeKwonDo Academy

Bedford Hills

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$175 $88

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Five Kids' Kickboxing Classes with Option for Two Private Lessons at Westchester Mixed Martial Arts (Up to 86% Off)

Westchester Mixed Martial Arts

Mount Kisco

Kids pump up self-confidence and physical fitness in kickboxing classes geared to their age and ability

$206.96 $29

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Five or Ten RDX Interval Training Classes at Rdx Fitness LLC (Up to 73% Off)

Rdx Fitness LLC

Mount Kisco

Master fitness trainer Vince Liguori leads intense, fat-burning workouts with interval training exercises for all levels

$180 $59

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Private and Group Lessons for One or Two at Westchester Ballroom Dance Studio (Up to 74% Off). Three Options Available.

Westchester Ballroom Dance Studio

Mount Kisco

Experienced instructors tutor students in a variety of styles including ballroom, latin, tango and swing

$110 $33

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5 or 10 Tae Kwon Do Classes with a Private Lesson and Uniform at Blackbelt Tae Kwon Do (Up to 93% Off)

Blackbelt Tae Kwon Do

Blackbelt Tae Kwon Do of Mt. Kisco

Certified black-belt masters and instructors lead programs for all ages that improve confidence, fitness, focus, coordination, self-defense

$195 $15

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Two Weeks or One Month of Karate Classes with Introductory Course at Marti Martial Arts Academy (Up to 63% Off)

Marti Martial Arts Academy

Bedford

Students learn the discipline, confidence, focus, and self-defense techniques of karate from master black belts in fun, supportive classes

$95 $39

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10 or 20 Classes with Gloves at Kickboxing.com (Up to 82% Off)

Kickboxing.com

Multiple Locations

Pound the stuffing out of high-quality bags at eight locations in various kickboxing regimens

$148 $29

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10-Day Program or Four-Week Program for One or Two at Port Chester Fit Body Boot Camp (Up to 83% Off)

Port Chester Fit Body Boot Camp

Port Chester

Experienced trainers lead cardio and strength-training exercises designed to boost caloric burn during and after workouts

$97 $26

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3 or 5 Barre Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Classes at The RITE Method (Up to 60% Off)

The RITE Method

Rye Brook

Lotte Berk–based regimen tones and stretches muscles in the limbs and core through yoga, resistance training, and barre and floor exercises

$60 $29

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$79 for $144 Groupon — East Pointe Dance, LLC

East Pointe Dance, Llc

Rye Brook

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$144 $79

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Piloting Experience for One or New York City Helicopter Tour for Two from Wings Air Helicopters (48% Off)

Wings Air Helicopters

West Harrison

Instructors supervise as students try their hand at flying helicopters themselves; tours provide aerial views of NYC sights as the sun sets

$288 $149

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One, Three, or Six Months of Aikido Martial Arts Classes at Aikido Westchester NY (Up to 86% Off)

Aikido Westchester NY

Greenburgh

Learn aikido’s disciplined self-defense tactics from seasoned instructors

$105 $25

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$53 for $150 Worth of Personal Fitness Program — Intome Wellness Center

Intome Wellness

White Plains

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$150 $53

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10 or 20 Women’s Zumba or Spin Classes at Lady of America Westchester (Up to 80% Off)

Lady of America Westchester

White Plains

Women's-only fitness classes help tone and transform bodies through high-energy indoor cycling or Zumba dance steps

$150 $39

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5 or 10 Women's Hot Yoga, Vinyasa Flow, or Barre Classes at Hot Yogoddess (Up to 66% Off)

Hot Yogoddess

Hot Yogoddess

In a studio warmed by infrared heat, students practice yoga poses, fluid Vinyasa sequences, or a mix of yoga and ballet-barre stretches

$130 $49

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One or Two Months of Unlimited CrossFit Kids or Little Gorillas Classes at CrossFit Westchester (Up to 67% Off)

CrossFit Westchester Kids

Multiple Locations

Children and teens engage in activities designed to build strength, increase fitness, and hone social skills

$125 $44

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Fitness Together isn't your usual gym. The locally owned franchise doesn't boast ultra-chic titles, avant-garde workout rooms, or elitist trainers. What it does do is help each exerciser achieve sustainable results via its goal-oriented philosophy and proprietary triple threat of resistance training, cardiovascular exercises, and nutritional knowledge. The Aspire 8 resistance program sculpts clients' physiques over the course of eight progressive phases through a one-year period dotted with individual goals. Cardio Together presents personalized programs designed and tracked by a certified trainer, and Nutrition Together crafts a plan for healthy living that doesn't involve water imported from Canada’s fountain of youth and includes the help of one-on-one meetings with a nutritionist.

33 East Ave
New Canaan,
CT
US

The supportive staff of personal trainers, boot-camp instructors, and nutrition coaches at Infinity Fitness may be quick to give clients technical tips regarding exercise, but they’re even quicker to give words of encouragement. This kind of engagement helps exercisers get the most out of the gym’s offerings, which include boot-camp workouts as well as private and semiprivate personal-training sessions that track results five different ways. As noted on the website, staff members view clients as “walking billboards” for their programs' effectiveness. In return, the staff asks only that clients work hard and stand for weeks at a time by the highway.

70 Pine St
New Canaan,
CT
US

Before founding Elements Yoga and Wellness Center, Bruce Bassock and Donna Kuebler practiced poses and breathing exercises to battle the stress of careers in stock trading and event planning. They left behind the daily grind to found the studio and since then, their award-winning studio has been featured in Yoga Journal and the New York Times.

Students of all levels participate in Align and Musical Flow classes, where they stretch and bend to a mix of popular tunes that help dissolve anxiety. Seasoned instructors also lead one-on-one yoga training and a 10-week prenatal course that shows moms how to pose while holding a baby or chasing a runaway Radio Flyer. After a challenging mind-body workout, students can soothe their muscles with massage therapy and reflexology, which are available by appointment.

354 Heights Rd
Darien,
CT
US

Years before he would teach hand-to-hand combat to Special Forces candidates or have his studio voted the best of 2011 and 2012 by CT.com, Andrew Scala was stuck in traffic. As he inched down a clogged I-95 on his way back from New York and his job as a sales representative, he made a decision that changed his life. The next day, he quit his job, sold his car, and bought a plane ticket to Japan, where a friend was studying martial arts. He arrived three days later, beginning an eight-year stay in Hokkaido, where he eventually trained daily beneath the great-grandson of a samurai. At one point, he and two of his colleagues were invited to demonstrate their skills in front of more than 300 high-ranking Japanese military officials. Andrew not only mastered styles such as aikido, karate, and iaido, but also immersed himself in Japanese culture and learned to speak fluently, opening the door for the lifelong bond he shares with his teacher. Today, Andrew runs Darien Martial Arts Academy based on a philosophy that values integrity, honor, and self-discipline alongside physical skill. He lavishes his rich depth of knowledge upon students, teaching them the basics of Japanese with each lesson. As they grow curious, he relates the modern practice of martial arts to tales about the "truly intelligent and also fierce" nature of the samurai, erasing misconceptions along the way. "All those things are useful tools for helping children get motivated, not just for martial arts, but to become good students, good musicians, good athletes, good people," Andrew said, noting that as they train their minds with martial arts, the benefits spill into other aspects of life. His students bring in their report cards to show him their successes—and they also know that "if a student is good [at the academy] but he's starting to be disrespectful at home, he comes here and he pays for it here." He trains all ages of students, who typically begin with karate and then train in other styles or master weapons—the long and short staff, sword, and chain. He periodically brings his best students on trips to train at his old dojo in Japan, watching them develop a lifelong love of Japanese culture as they see him integrate easily into his old home. But though he takes martial arts seriously, Andrew makes classes fun and encourages each of his students. He's known for telling jokes and keeping the sessions lighthearted. "You don't have to be mean to be strong," he said. "The strongest guys I know are also the funniest guys I know."

300 Heights Rd
Darien,
CT
US

In 1976, educator, musician, and kinesiologist Robin Wes longed for a children's gym that prioritized personal growth over competition. Unveiled at a time when physical-education classes pushed students to focus almost exclusively on winning, Robin's program was swiftly adopted and is now used in more than 300 Little Gyms worldwide. Robin still pens original music to accompany lessons, which engage whippersnappers 4 months old?12 years old with gymnastics, dance, karate, and parent and child activities.

Each of The Little Gym's classes introduces simple movements that sharpen motor skills and set brains whirring, allowing kids to progress at their own pace until they can finally build a computer out of macaroni and glitter. Staff members strive to build a base for lifelong social skills and self-assurance with each exercise, including activities rooted purely in fun, such as summer camps or birthday parties, which helped The Little Gym to earn title of #1 Birthday Chain in Parents magazine.

4 Corbin Dr.
Darien,
CT
US

At Steve DeMasco's Shaolin Studios, Grandmaster DeMasco and his staff of instructors illuminate students of all ages in the nuances of Martial Arts. Himself a vastly experienced practitioner of Martial Arts, DeMasco specializes in kung fu and teaches his pupils not only the fundamentals of the sport, but also the importance of self-respect, discipline, and not just learning from old kung fu movies. Each instructor here also brings their own high level of cred to their classes. As practitioners of Shaolin martial arts?the ancient predecessor of all martial arts?they're all internationally certified by the Shaolin Temple in China.

25 Old Kings Highway North
Darien,
CT
US