This NYHRC is one of the most stunningly designed of the lot. With a remarkably symmetrical lobby and winding staircase that leads up to the pool and weights on the second floor, itas like youare in some kind of oasis. If youare using the pool, itas important to remember that thereas an unofficial list of who can go in the pool nextaonly two people per lane per 20 minutes. Donat assume. Check with the generally indifferent pool attendant and go wait on the sundeck or in the Jacuzzi.
In an era when boutique gyms and outdoor boot camps seem to be sweeping us off our feet, it's nice to know there's still one place where we can get a variety of workouts that won't result in a deflated bank account. New York Health & Racquet Club has come a long way from the days of basic aerobic classes and standard equipment. What makes this gym stand out from the rest is its state-of-the-art facilities, spotless locker rooms, supportive staff, and its innovative ways of staying on top of... More »