The muscle tutors at Fitness Together will work with you to determine your goals (drop pounds, run a marathon, get strong enough to finally confront Douglas) and develop a customized workout plan designed to help you reach your true fitness potential. They’ll supervise your squats, offer nutritional advice, and push you until you see results. Individualized attention means it’s all about you—your trainer can point out when you’re doing a stretch incorrectly, help you tone the trouble zones, and push you to keep going when you’d otherwise quit or become distracted by the fragile beauty of a passing hummingbird.
Helmed by Eddie Hall, a seasoned personal trainer and semifinalist in the 2011 Yoga Asana National Championship, Baltimore Fitness & Tennis sculpts strong, fit physiques with a collection 30 weekly exercise classes for all fitness levels. Available by reservation, four types of spin sessions, including yoga and muscle-toning variations, partner exercisers with stationary bikes to elevate energy levels more than a pedal-powered espresso machine. Latin-inspired choreography and rhythmic world music inspire students of all levels to sweat during Zumba workouts, and Hatha yoga classes cultivate flexibility through poses that bulk up both strength and serenity. In addition to building cardiovascular endurance, Turbo Kick’s kickboxing moves burn up calories quickly and without accusations of calorie insurance fraud.
On a mission to promote physical fitness and spiritual growth, the teachers at Inner Peace Yoga make their practice accessible above all else. That's why, when students sign up for any class, they automatically get a mat and towel to use for the duration of the session. The class schedule includes five types of yoga ranging from hatha yoga, which focuses on physical and mental strength building, to pregnancy yoga, designed for expectant mothers and new mothers in order to relive the stress that comes with carrying a child or making airplane noises at every meal. Vinyasa and hot vinyasa classes offer a flowing practice that links body and mind, with or without the added benefit of sweating out toxins, while ashtanga yoga takes a more vigorous tempo to help put the body into optimal alignment.
Since its inception, Parisi Speed School has trained more than 150 NFL players and 5,000 scholarship-holding college athletes in its youth programs. Parisi consistently churns out all-stars with its Signature Speed Program, which trains youngsters at the time when their motor skills are most malleable. The LifeBridge Health & Fitness location helps to hone agility, endurance, and coordination in future athletes aged 7–20. Using the center’s signature speed and strength training methods, supportive staffers not only infuse muscle memory with a suite of opponent-lambasting skills, they also teach them how to avoid injuries without hiring a stunt double to take tackles.
Located in Pikesville, B-More Yoga was founded by Integrative Yoga Therapist Jeff Arenberg as a way to help members of the community journey toward physical and mental wellness. Jeff offers small group classes for all levels, fusing yoga with traditional psychiatric counseling to create a powerful tool for improving health. In these classes, participants get a cardio workout and gain strength and flexibility as they listen to and meditate on classic wisdom, receiving individual attention as needed. As the limbs open, so does the heart, allowing your entire being to begin the healing process.
It was only after earning the titles of college football player, semipro football player, and body builder that Emmett Burns added certified personal trainer. With more than 20 years of experience behind him, he works with a licensed dietician to help his clients achieve their fitness goals. Using positive reinforcement and a focus on core strength, he aims to keep them having fun.