New Neighbor: Life Time Fitness Club
We are happy to welcome Life Time’s newest location to the district at 60 West 23rd Street. The luxury health club featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a suite of amenities proves to be an exciting addition to the “Fit-District.” The Life Time 23rd Street club spans 37,000-square-feet across two floors, making it one of the city’s largest gym clubs.
“We are thrilled to grow our New York City presence with Life Time 23rd Street,” said Bahram Akradi, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Founder of Life Time. “Life Time is committed to the health of the communities in which we operate and we see the opening of 23rd Street as an investment in the future of the city. We look forward to bringing Life Time’s healthy way of life mindset to even more of the local, wellness community.”
The club features an expansive fitness floor outfitted with the latest workout equipment, including more than 110 new cardio and strength machines from Technogym. The high-end treadmills, rowers, bikes, and stair climbers all come equipped with televisions for your entertainment. For lifting, the club offers free weights up to 120 pounds and a combined Olympic-squat rack and lifting platform combo. Over 90 classes are offered every week and members are allowed to bring two guests per month. Personal training is available and trainers will create a custom personalized training program for every budget, lifestyle, and body.
Other amenities and offerings include an indoor saltwater lap pool, a cedar wood sauna with a Himalayan salt wall lamp, a Whirlpool Spa to soothe sore muscles, a Eucalyptus Steam Room to recover faster post-workout, premium toiletries from hair dryers to full towel service, ultra-luxe dressing rooms, teakwood showers, and radiant heat panels in the yoga studio. Virtually check the club for yourself – you can view a flythrough video of Life Time 23rd Street.
With health and safety at the forefront for Life club members and team members, Life Time 23rd Street opens with detailed and proven enhanced cleaning and safety protocols in place. A playbook with over 500 pages was developed in partnership with a former state epidemiologist and industrial hygienist. A peak usage tracker, touchless check-in, temperature screening, extensive cleaning protocols, hospital-grade air filtration, spacious floors offering ample social distancing, online class reservation, and virtual training and class options are some of the safety measures in place.
Life Time also offers a digital membership. The digital subscription membership includes custom workout programs, access to on-demand classes including yoga, cycling, barre, live-streamed classes, and 1:1 virtual training. The digital subscription is free for January 2021.
Life Time 23rd Street is open Monday through Thursday, from 6 am to 9 pm, Friday from 6 am to 8 pm, and Saturday & Sunday from 8 am to 7 pm.
Life Time 23rd Street, 60 West 23rd Street, (212) 381-8900, @lifetime.nyc