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Muay Thai & Kickboxing at New York San Da New York San Da 1 Photo

Instructors:

  • Sifu David A Ross — Director and founder NY San Da, Head Instructor. He began boxing at the age of 8 and then went on to study Korean Taekwondo and Hapkido. Under the late master Pong Ki-Kim he earned second degree Black Belts in both arts and was also the New York State AAU full contact Taekwondo champion for two years. David then studied Chinese martial arts (Lama Pai and Choy Lay Put) and San Da under the late master Chan Tai-San;
  • Frank Polanco — Black Belt and a certified san da kickboxing instructor. Frank is dedicated to the martial arts, also studying Judo. In both the “Kickboxing l0l” classes KJ and the San Da / Muay Thai classes he helps students correct their technique and achieve their best;
  • Rebecca Wind — Associate instructor. Rebecca began her kickboxing training in 1998 and is certified in general fitness by the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) and in Fitness Kickboxing by both AFAA and the National Association of Professional Martial Artists (NAPMA). She has been teaching since 2002.
247 West 35th Street
7th Floor
New York City, NY 10018
212-239-8619
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (400 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1500 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
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  • men
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2018.03.20
Fitness Kickboxing at New York San Da New York San Da 1 Photo
247 West 35th Street
7th Floor
New York City, NY 10018
212-239-8619
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (400 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1500 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.03.20
Tai Chi at Riverside Tai Chi Riverside Tai Chi 1 Photo

Riverside Tai Chi teaches all three of the internal Chinese Kung Fu styles. Tai Chi, Hsing-I and Bagua to men and women and is one of the only schools that teaches the internal styles to kids.

Styles:

  • Tai Chi Chuan;
  • Hsing I Chuan;
  • Ba Gua Zhang.
257 West 39th Street
New York City, NY
917-528-1963
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1000 ft) BMT Broadway
Sport class for
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  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.03.23
Tai Chi Chuan & Qi Gong at New York School of T'ai Chi Chuan - Midtown New York School of T'ai Chi Chuan - Midtown 1 Photo

We have been teaching for over 35 years, preserving the lineage and tradition of this ancient art, while presenting it in a unique, modern, easy-to-learn method.

Programs:

  • Beginners’ Tai Chi Course;
  • Roots and Branches Qi Gong™;
  • The Eight Ways Of Tai Chi Chuan℠;
  • Advanced Tai Chi Classes;
  • Fundamentals;
  • Push Hands 1-3;
  • Open Push Hands / Sword Form;
  • Intermediate Form;
  • Intermediate Form Corrections;
  • Apprentice Program / Teacher training.
520 8th Avenue
New York City, NY 10018
212-502-4112
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (600 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1400 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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2018.04.16
Tai Chi at Taiji Union Taiji Union

Programs:

  • Beginners' TaiJi — This is a short form that can be completed in 5-10 minutes, good for relaxing and improving one's body and health. Each week, new movements are added to the form, each new movement brings new discoveries;
  • Open Push Hands — Push hands is the two-person TaiJi training. We focus on soft-style push hands as popularized by Prof. Cheng. Skills include rooting, listening, neutralizing, and returning power.

Instructor — Terry Collins. He was a favored student of Master Don Ahn, a master of esoteric Daoism. Terry has been studying the art of TaiJiQuan for over 15 years, and was certified as a teacher in 2005. He has learned Daoist Meditation, Rooting Power, TaiJiQuan, Push Hands, Da Lu, Sword Form, Knife, and Double Knife. Terry continues his studies of TaiJi in the Chen Style, with Master Ren Guang Yi (20th Generation Chen Style Master), and has received instruction from Master Chen, Xiao Wang (Chen family standard-bearer).

519 Eighth Avenue
New York City, NY 10018
347-688-2454
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (400 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1700 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.04.18
Tai Chi Chuan & Chi Kung at CK Chu Tai Chi CK Chu Tai Chi 3 Photo

Classes:

  • Core Curriculum — centers on four core disciplines: Eternal Spring Chi Kung™, the Tai Chi form, Nei Kung, and Meditation;
  • Tai Chi Chuan;
  • Nei Kung — is an internal system of Chi Kung, employing slow, deep breathing and requiring a relaxed physical stance and mental attitude;
  • Meditation;
  • Eternal Spring Chi Kung™ (Eternal Spring) — It is a healing exercise program and health maintenance system created by Grandmaster C. K. Chu. It includes aspects of Tai Chi, Nei Kung, and meditation.

Instructors:

  • Benjamin Ho — He began his education and practice of Chu Tai Chi in July of 2001. Tai Chi Chuan is the only martial arts Benjamin has ever studied. His favorite memory at the school was when he was asked by the late Grandmaster C.K. Chu to begin Apprenticeship Teaching in March of 2004;
  • Alex Kamlet — He had the privilege of learning Tai Chi and Nei Kung with Master C.K Chu since July, 1988. From 1996 to 1998 he was an assistant teacher. In 1998 Alex Kamlet started teaching classes independently. In April 2004 Alex received a Letter of Certification signed by the Master C.K Chu, to teach the disciplines of Tai Chi Chuan, Nei Kung, and Eternal Spring Chi Kung;
  • Grace Kim — She has been a student at CK Chu Tai Chi since 2005. Over the last 9 years, she has cultivated her internal martial arts training with a foundation built on tai chi, nei kung, and meditation. She is an occupational therapist at Weill Cornell Medical Center in the stroke rehabilitation research program and is currently a PhD candidate in the Occupational Therapy department at New York University;
  • Valerie LoGuidice — Started as a student in 2008. Was introduced to the school through the wonderful free classes offered at Bryant Park. After assisting at the park and the morning classes at the studio, she received certification as an Eternal Spring Instructor in 2013. She also received certification as a Medical Qigong Practitioner in 2013;
  • Steve Miller — He has been studying Tai Chi since 1987, and began assisting Master Chu in 1994. In 2011, He retired from a 30+ year career in Telecommunications, and currently spend a majority of my time teaching and practicing Tai Chi.
156 West 44th Street
New York City, NY 10018
212-221-6110
  • Times Square (400 ft) 42nd Street S
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (800 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (900 ft) BMT Broadway
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.04.19
Stretching at Mid-City Gym Mid-City Gym 7 Photo

Fascial Stretch Therapy (or FST), a type of stretching that targets not only the muscles, but the fascia, the connective tissue that surrounds muscles, bones, and joints. FST also targets the entire joint and joint capsule, using traction to remove restrictions from movement and to stimulate lubrication.

345 West 42nd Street
New York City, NY 10018
212-757-0850
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (600 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1500 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square (1700 ft) 42nd Street S
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  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.04.22
Fitness at Mid-City Gym Mid-City Gym 7 Photo

The FITx training series utilizes a combination of only the best, most innovative training tools and methods: Training Ropes, Boxing, Kettlebells, Bosu Balls, Plyometrics, Speed, Agility, Balance Tools, Bodyweight, Traditional Barbells & Dumbbells, TRX Suspension Training.

Each exercise is performed in intervals for a period of time normally between 15 to 30 seconds. As you complete each exercise to the best of your ability, your results increase as your ability to complete each exercise increases.

Classes:

  • ABS & Butt;
  • Endurance;
  • LEvel Three;
  • Strength;
  • Cross Train;
  • Level One.
345 West 42nd Street
New York City, NY
212-757-0850
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (600 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1500 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square (1700 ft) 42nd Street S
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.04.22
Basketball at NYC Basketball League - St. Bartholomew's Church NYC Basketball League - St. Bartholomew's Church 1 Photo

Summer seasons details:

  • Guaranteed 8-11 full regulation games including playoffs;
  • Finals will be held at the Barclays Center;
  • Divisions for all Skill Levels (Beginner-Advanced).

Skill levels:

  • Beginner — Fun league for those without recent experience playing organized basketball.
  • Intermediate — Players have usually played in high school or other organized leagues;
  • Beginner-Intermediate;
  • Advanced — Teams and players who have played in college/varsity high school;
  • Intermediate-Advanced.
325 Park Avenue
New York City, NY
212-390-1776
  • 51st Street (300 ft) IRT Lexington Av
  • Lexington Avenue – 53rd Street (1100 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
  • Fifth Avenue – 53rd Street (1200 ft) IND Queens Boulevard
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2018.05.26
Yoga at OMFactory (Fashion District) OMFactory (Fashion District) 1 Photo

Classes: Aerial Yoga, Aerial Dance, AcroYoga, Restorative Yoga, Yoga Tune-up, Vinyasa Yoga, Aerial Fit to Fly, Forrest Yoga, Yin Yoga, Fit to Flow, Flow & Meditate.

265 West 37th Street
New York City, NY
212-616-8662
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (800 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1200 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (1300 ft) IND 8th Av
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2016.11.16
Muay Thai at Coban's Muay Thai Camp Coban's Muay Thai Camp 1 Photo

Programs:

  • 30-minute Review with Coban;
  • Fundamentals;
  • Safety "10" Workshops;
  • Beginners;
  • All Levels;
  • Technical Clinching & Sparring;
  • Freestyle Clinching & Sparring;
  • Advanced Clinching;
  • Boxing for Thai Boxers;
  • Fight Camp — 3-4 hour-long training camp;
  • Wai Kru/Ram Muay;
  • Muay Boran;
  • Private lessons.

Trainers:

  • Coban Lookchaomaesaitong — 2-time Lumpinee champion and 5-time Muay Thai world champion;
  • Kongnapa Watcharawit — 4-time Rajadamnern Stadium Champion and 7-time Muay Thai World Champion with a record of 106-10-6/53.
20 East 38th Street
New York City, NY
212-286-9800
  • Grand Central (1100 ft) 42nd Street S
  • Fifth Avenue (1300 ft) IRT Flushing
  • Grand Central – 42nd Street (1400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2016.11.09
Strength & Conditioning at Coban's Muay Thai Camp Coban's Muay Thai Camp 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Kettle Bell;
  • Circuit Training;
  • Fight Recovery;
  • Stretch‘n Flex;
  • Sprint‘n Work;
  • Small Group Workout Of the Week (WOW) — classes that serve as a semi-private lesson. The maximum capacity is 4 students;
  • 30-minute Core;
  • High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) — the 30 minute class focuses on explosive strength.
20 East 38th Street
New York City, NY
212-286-9800
  • Grand Central (1100 ft) 42nd Street S
  • Fifth Avenue (1300 ft) IRT Flushing
  • Grand Central – 42nd Street (1400 ft) IRT Lexington Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.11.09
Thai boxing at Kings Thai Boxing Kings Thai Boxing 3 Photo 1 Video

Instructors and assistants:

  • Danny Millet — Muay Thai coach. Danny is a professional Muay Thai fighter, USMTA Judge, personal trainer and active Muay Thai blogger who breaks down and analyzes fights;
  • Ronald Rhea — kettlebell, strength & conditioning coach. Ron currently holds certifications as: Strong First Level II certified kettlebell instructor and RKC Dragon Door certified progessive calisthenics instructor;
  • William Mack — asst. Muay Thai coach. Will is an active Amateur Muay Thai fighter with a record of 3-1.

35 West 36th Street
New York City, NY
347-781-5425
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (800 ft) IND 6th Av
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (900 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.11.08
Muay Thai at Ultimate Gym NY Ultimate Gym NY 2 Photo

Chief instructor — Kru Nestor Marte. He has over 20 year of experience in training and fighting in Bangkok, the Province of Kohrlat and in New York City. He has been privileged to train at the top Muay Thai Camps in Bangkok: Kiet Bong Chong, Kari Boy, Sak Mon Tree as well as Southern Thailand’s best camps; Petch Nueng Reung, Sit-Or and the world famous Sithpholek and Sityod-Tong.

Kru Nestor Marte is a considered a leading expert in the art of stand up fighting. When MMA fighters such as Renzo Gracie, Ricardo Almeida, Ryan Gracie, Anderson Silva, and Assuerio Silvaand Israel Gomes needed to train their stand up, they sought out Kru Nestor Marte to brush up on their technique.

5 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-725-4666
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.15
Boxing at Ultimate Gym NY Ultimate Gym NY 2 Photo
5 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-725-4666
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.15
Luta Livre Submission Wrestling at Ultimate Gym NY Ultimate Gym NY 2 Photo
5 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-725-4666
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1200 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.15
Muay Thai at Chok Sabai Gym Chok Sabai Gym 1 Photo

Classes:

  • Open Muay Thai;
  • Muay Thai Sparring (advanced).

In our Muay Thai classes, proper traditional technique and active footwork is always emphasized over brute strength. Every class is safe, fun and different.

Instructors:

  • Kru Natalie “Peaceful Warrior” Fuz (“Kru” is “teacher” in Thai) — Owner & Head Trainer;
  • Clifford Francois — He started Muay Thai in 2013 for fun and fitness at first but quickly fell in love with the sport. Cliff did his first smoker at Chok Sabai a year later and has fought actively since. In 2014, he became the gym manager and in 2015, he started his instructor certification and was certified after many hours of apprenticeship with Kru Natalie;
  • Wendy Lau — She is a physician (ER doc) who started training Muay Thai in medical school in 2007 for fitness and stress relief but ended up loving it so much that she started competing. She still trains with the fight team regularly and goes on the Chok Sabai Thailand trip every year. She is also a meditation and yoga teacher and currently teaches public yoga and meditation classes and a fight-team-only meditation class at Chok Sabai;

  • Lev Borukhov — Lev teaches Work & Play and is an assistant Muay Thai coach.

1 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-564-2920
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.24
Pilates Mat at Chok Sabai Gym Chok Sabai Gym 1 Photo

Instructors:

  • Jo-anne Lees — She is a professional dancer and certified Pilates instructor (through the PhysicalMind® Institute). More recently, she was also certified as yoga instructor through Virayoga (now Twisted Trunk Yoga) after being a yoga student for many years. She teaches both Pilates and yoga classes at Chok Sabai;
  • Cynthia Xavier.
1 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-564-2920
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.24
Yoga at Chok Sabai Gym Chok Sabai Gym 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Recovery Yoga;
  • Open Meditation.

Instructor:

Wendy Lau — She is a meditation and yoga teacher and currently teaches public yoga and meditation classes and a fight-team-only meditation class at Chok Sabai.

1 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-564-2920
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.24
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Chok Sabai Gym Chok Sabai Gym 1 Photo

Classes:

  • Fundamentals BJJ Gi;
  • BJJ No Gi.

Instructor:

Sebastian Guerriero — Sebastian is a black belt under Josh Griffiths (Clockwork BJJ). He is a very experienced teacher having taught as an instructor at Clockwork BJJ for many years.

1 West 30th Street
New York City, NY
212-564-2920
  • 28th Street (600 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) BMT Broadway
  • 34th Street – Herald Square (1300 ft) IND 6th Av
Sport class for
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.12.24