"The gloves are off" is a phrase that's used to describe dirty fighting techniques as well as summarize the survival efforts of overheated snowmen. Keep cool in the ring with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $39 for five boxing classes (a $100 value)
- $69 for one month of unlimited boxing classes, with complimentary two-hour seminar (a $295 value)
- $89 for two months of unlimited boxing classes, with two complimentary two-hour seminars (a $590 value)
The 60-minute HIIT Boxing 101 covers boxing basics such as stance, jabs, crosses, and how to avoid hits by disarming your opponent with a sincere compliment. HIIT and Run combines 60 minutes of fundamental boxing techniques with a 30-minute group run. Combat Conditioning tones bodies and whips them into fighting shape with 90-minutes of kettlebell and Olympic weight training, plyometrics, boxing, and martial-arts drills. Both the one- and two-month options include health and wellness seminar that focuses on supplementation, while the two-month option also includes a nutritional seminar. See the class page for information about scheduling and locations.
After fist-punching his way through the U.S. Army's basic training program, bobbing and weaving through an amateur boxing career, and drop-kicking every last test that stood between him as his law degree, the poet-warrior Edward Rush opened a commercial gym in Washington, DC. He soon grew tired of folding towels for patrons who only wanted to use his gym as a place to read magazines or watch TV while they jogged, so he closed up shop, moved to NYC, and opened a personal-training gym and fitness laboratory. There, he earned the nickname "The Mad Scientist" for his grueling, inventive, and rewarding training method, called IFS.
For a quick, intense workout, students can turn to the gym's CrossFit classes. CrossFit incorporates a fusion of strength and cardiovascular conditioning exercises that grant bodies with sculpting, toning, and endurance-boosting benefits in less than an hour. In fact, many members hustle through the retinue of handstand pushups and Olympic-style power cleans on their lunch hours via the gym's power lunch program, which includes a paleo-diet meal delivery when the workout is completed. Whether over lunch, early in the morning, or at the end of an office day, students can attend classes up to six days a week and retire to well appointed locker rooms equipped with showers, towel service, and complimentary grooming products.