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Best Spinning Classes In DFW

May 19, 2012 6:00 AM

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Riding a stationary bike at the gym isn’t what it use to be. Indoor cycling, now known as spinning, began as a training method for racers and soon became a global trend that just keeps speeding up. Unlike other aerobic classes, spinning is easy to follow for any age and any fitness level, but anyone can burn 400 to 600 calories in a 40-minute workout. If you’re looking for a calorie-burning, high-energy workout DFW’s best spin studios have you covered.

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Spin4Life Studios
2812 Vine St. Ste. 300
Dallas, TX 75204
(214) 720-7746
www.spin4lifestudios.com

Price: $15 single class/$60 monthly unlimited
Hours: Mon – 6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Tues– 12 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Wed – 6 am to  8:30 p.m.; Thurs –  6 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Fri – 12 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.; Sat – 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
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The classes at this contemporary studio radiate energy and excitement from the cutting-edge NXT spinner bikes to the personal attention you receive from top-notch instructors, especially owner Keith Owens. While many spin classes are just part of a gym’s curriculum, Spin4Life is a spin only studio focusing on the newest innovations that make classes not only fun but effective. If 15 vigorous, weekly spin classes aren’t enough for you, then swing over to the other side of the building and take advantage of the shared facilities at the Trophy Fitness Club.

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Life Time Fitness
971 State Highway 121
Allen, TX 75013
(214) 383-3500
www.lifetimefitness.com

Price: $80.95 monthly single membership; $131.90 family membership
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 5:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Fri – 5:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sat – 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Sun – 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
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The consensus on Life Time Fitness Center is that it’s an amazing place and the spin classes are some of the most intense, powerful and motivating around. With locations all over DFW, as well as nationwide, you may spin and workout almost anywhere and anytime. While this may be a 24-hour fitness center with a huge variety of exercise equipment and classes, quality is not compromised for quantity. Don’t worry about the kids while you’re busy spinning, it has a fantastic childcare center with almost as many activities for kids as for the adults.

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Fit for Life
4608 Bryant Irvin Rd                  
Fort Worth, TX 76132                            
(817) 292-8101
www.fitforlifecenter.com

Price: $10 a class; $34 monthly
Hours: Mon to Fri – 4 a.m. to 12 a.m.; Sat to Sun – 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Click here for a class schedule.

When it comes to spin classes, this gym really has its own spin on cycling, with at least four types of classes ranging from a cycle drill class to the addictive RPM adrenaline ride, incorporating cycling with choreography through varied terrain. All of the enthusiastic and experienced instructors give members hands-on attention to help them reach their goals. With an assortment of classes, personal trainers, fitness equipment, boot camps, a children’s program and play area, Fit for Life is truly a fitting place to spin your days.

Related: Best Gyms With Childcare In Dallas

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Frisco Athletic Center
5828 Nancy Jane Ln.
Frisco, TX  75035
(972) 292-6600
www.friscofun.org

Price: $8 day pass; $35 resident adult monthly; $53 non-resident
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.;Fri – 5 a.m. to  9 p.m.;Sat – 6:30 a.m. to  6:30 p.m.;Sun – 10 a.m. to  6 p.m.
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Operated by the city of Frisco, this athletic center is not your ordinary public fitness facility. Comprised of 100,000 square feet that includes an indoor and outdoor aquatic center, two full-sized gyms, a cutting-edge fitness area, racquet ball courts, aerobic studios and most amenities typically found at high-end gyms, this place rocks without the hefty membership price tag. Offering 60 fitness classes weekly, including spin classes three times daily, you can always find a time to take a spin. When you’re finished, pick the kids up at the childcare Fun Club and grab a bite to eat in the lobby cafe.  

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TELOS Fitness Center
13701 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, TX 75240-4335
(972) 386-2582‎
www.telosfitnesscenter.com

Price: $115 monthly; $450 enrollment fee
Hours: Mon to Thurs – 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Fri – 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sat to Sun – 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
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If you’re not familiar with TELOS, that’s because it’s known as Dallas’ hidden gem of gyms. TELOS is the cream of the crop when it comes to fitness centers, and there’s no skimping on amenities or quality of instruction here. Classes are taught by nationally renowned instructors including former NFL player Anthony Dorsett, Jr., son of famed Cowboy’s player Tony Dorsett. The spin classes are cutting edge, using a variety of techniques to take riders on a physically and mentally challenging journey. Members, some of which include professional athletes, may enjoy personal training, massage therapists, kinetics, dozens of fitness classes and there’s also a childcare center, hair salon and cafe. You don’t have to be famous to be welcomed at TELOS because from the moment you walk in the door you feel at home — try the free mini-membership to see.

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With a passion for adventure, Ilene Jacobs has spent 25 years traveling around the globe. A native of Dallas,Texas, she has also lived in Europe studying and working in marketing and tourism. Ilene is constantly researching interesting places to visit and enjoys sharing her findings with her readers. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.


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