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Pandemic-weary (but resilient) Portland gyms and workout spaces are finding their own safe solutions.
Since 2019, the Recovery Gym in NW Portland has been redefining recovery.
Health & Wellness
Most businesses don’t care for the state’s vaccine verification rules. One exception? The gym.
Work It Out
Anton Fero, owner of Blue House, officially cut ties with CrossFit. What's next?
Joyn's Etsy-style clearinghouse of innovative, idiosyncratic workout classes emphasizes inclusivity and fun.
Fitness: Gonna Make You Sweat
Squats and burpees? Spin bikes and club vibes? Old-school kettlebell swings and snatches? No matter your style, this city has something for you.
Rebecca Jacobson, Tuck Woodstock, Kelly Clarke, and Fiona McCann
What’s it like to work out in a space that shuns diet culture? Liberation Barbell wants to find out.
The two-time world champion builds a close-knit gym family with world-class technical training and workouts for all levels.
This Central Eastside warehouse encourages Portlanders to train indoors and play outdoors.
Parkour fitness. Twerking-inspired workouts. A locally hatched yoga style. Body-positive trainers. In Portland, there’s always a new way to work out.
Katelyn Best, Sylvia Randall-Muñoz, Benjamin Tepler, and Tuck Woodstock
SWEAT IT OUT
From a circus performer-turned-Pilates innovator to a kettlebell-focused gym, here’s a fistful of hot new fitness options.
Katelyn Best and Zach Dundas
If you’re ready to pony up for a personal trainer, this Northwest Portland studio offers plenty of options.
Displaced from downtown, a local nonprofit embraces its new home in the Ford Building.
Lake Oswegans can try the low-impact, barre-based workout starting March 20.
If your workout routines tend to get stale quickly, mix it up with Müv’s multitude of classes.
Northeast Portland's new Begin Pilates studio makes Pilates accessible for any age level.
Hot Yoga for Life’s Kelly Suttell chats about inventing KinetiK yoga and replacing Bikram with her own hatha sequence.
Heads up, climbers! The newest rock walls in town have popped up in the country's second-oldest climbing gym, along with a new weight room, yoga studio, and eats from Prasad.
Me Fitness’s incredible array of classes, studios, and amenities make it one of the best fitness deals in town.
With blacklights and leaderboard-driven indoor cycling classes, this new South Waterfront studio wants to bring out the road racer in you.