The staff at Equinox is taking folks to new heights. Eddie Carrington and other trainers demonstrated an outdoor class on the rooftop of an Equinox club in Manhattan.
The New Year is typically when gyms see a rush of new memberships, but it's far from the usual because of the coronavirus pandemic.
A 750-mile trail spanning New York state that is expected to attract millions of cyclists, hikers, and runners every year is complete. The mostly off-road trail runs north from New York City through the Hudson and Champlain Valleys to Canada and from Albany to Buffalo along the Erie Canal.
Peloton cranked up its manufacturing capacity in a big way with a $420 million deal to buy Precor, a company whose fitness machines populate hundreds of commercial and hotel gyms.
The California Highway Patrol rescued a hiker who had been pinned by a boulder in rugged terrain.
YouTube views for guided meditation videos are up 40% since mid-March, according to Google parent company Alphabet.
In May, FitBit conducted a study of more than 187,000 FitBit users to look at the potential for early illness detection.
After three decades, Hathaway accomplished his goal on Oct. 3, logging 24,901 miles — the equivalent of circling the globe at the equator.
Obesity seems to put people at higher risk for getting very sick if they’re infected with the coronavirus, and doctors are trying to figure out why.
Gyms were allowed to reopen across New York City on Wednesday at 6 a.m. but with restrictions and changes.
Health clubs, boutique fitness studios, and other business have the green light.
Weights are becoming increasingly harder to find — with some back-ordered until the fall — as more people bulk up on home gym equipment as the world spends more time at home during the coronavirus pandemic.
New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut have mostly made decisions and imposed restrictions in unison the last six months. One exception to that strategy pertains to the reopening of gyms, which reopened in parts of New York state on Monday but not in New York City.
Cuomo announced that gyms will be allowed to reopen for the first time since March.
Last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo said going to a gym is a dangerous activity, but on Friday he announced that guidelines for fitness studios to reopen in New York would be released Monday.
A U.K. doctor decided to run 22 miles while wearing a mask to help reassure anyone who has seen misinformation on social media claiming masks drop oxygen levels, that for the most part, it's simply not true.
The pandemic has forced the Sunrise Day Camp Long Island to go virtual.
A coalition of owners of gyms and fitness studios in New York are demanding that Gov. Andrew Cuomo work with them on a reopening timeline. They say they want to be part of the solution. But the governor said health clubs need to stay closed indefinitely. Reported by Jennifer Williams
The owners of a New Jersey gym that has repeatedly defied Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order to remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic have once again reopened the facility less than a week after their arrests on contempt charges.
The owners of Atilis Gym in Bellmawr kicked down plywood boards covering their gym Saturday to let in customers for workouts, defying Gov. Phil Murphy's order to remain closed.