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Kung Fu & Tai Chi at Kung-Fu Kung-Fu 1 Photo

Kung-Fu classes are taught focusing on the over all development of the student. At the basic level great focus is put upon the fundamentals. In this class students will develop stances, punches, and kicks, breath control, and basic self defense techniques they can readily use in a short period of time. Students later learn to combine more advanced techniques together at will for fighting as well as various fighting styles.

Private and semi-private classes are offered, Thursday and Saturday (2 hr and 1 hr classes offered).

257 West 39th Street New York City, NY 10018
  • 000-000-0000
  • 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
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.03.17
Kung Fu at Hung Kuen Shaolin Kung Fu Hung Kuen Shaolin Kung Fu

Hung Kuen is a graceful and powerful style of Kung Fu based on five animals: Dragon, Tiger, Leopard, Crane, and Snake.

Classes are two hours long, and are designed to provide a comprehensive approach to all aspects of Hung Kuen.

An example of a standard class structure:

  1. Warm up;

  2. Traditional stances and hand/leg techniques;

  3. Shaolin forms;

  4. Partnered applications of hand/leg techniques;

  5. Padwork;

  6. Sparring;

  7. Self-defense.

For senior students, instruction in traditional Shaolin weapons (monkey staff, broadsword, halberd, spear, knives, etc.) becomes a key portion of the curriculum as well.

Master Karl Pettersen is an accredited Master of Hung Kuen Kung Fu, 6th Degree Black Belt, and the Head Black Belt Instructor for the club. Karl studied Hung Kuen under the auspices of Hung Kuen Shaolin Kung Fu UK through Master Ang and his team of instructors, and over time became a qualified instructor.

520 Eighth Avenue New York City, NY 10018
  • 267-638-8119
  • 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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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
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2018.03.17
Wing Tsun Kung Fu at City Wing Tsun City Wing Tsun 1 Photo

We offer adult classes, WT Fit class, private lessons, and of course kids and youth classes.

1024 6th Avenue New York City, NY
  • 347-220-8611
  • 42nd Street – Bryant Park (700 ft) IND 6th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (900 ft) BMT Broadway
  • Fifth Avenue (1100 ft) IRT Flushing
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.03.17
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 New York City, NY
  • 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
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2018.03.20
Fitness Kickboxing at New York San Da New York San Da 1 Photo
247 West 35th Street New York City, NY
  • 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
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  • young women
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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
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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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  • young men
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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
  • 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
  • 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
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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
  • 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 men
  • young women
  • men
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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
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2018.04.22
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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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
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 PS 281 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
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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
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  • girls
  • 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 PS 281 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
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  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2016.11.08
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Ronin Athletics Ronin Athletics 1 Photo 1 Video
255 West 36th Street 7th Floor New York City, NY 10018
  • 212-564-4153
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.01
Kickboxing at Ronin Athletics Ronin Athletics 1 Photo 1 Video
255 West 36th Street 7th Floor New York City, NY 10018
  • 212-564-4153
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.01
MMA at Ronin Athletics Ronin Athletics 1 Photo 1 Video
255 West 36th Street 7th Floor New York City, NY 10018
  • 212-564-4153
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.01
Wrestling at Ronin Athletics Ronin Athletics 1 Photo 1 Video
255 West 36th Street 7th Floor New York City, NY 10018
  • 212-564-4153
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (700 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1000 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (1300 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
Sport class for
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.01
Boxing Fitness at TITLE Boxing Club in Manhattan TITLE Boxing Club in Manhattan 1 Photo
455 West 37th Street New York City, NY
  • 212-564-1700
  • 34th Street – Penn Station (1900 ft) IND 8th Av
  • 42nd Street – Port Authority Bus Terminal (2100 ft) IND 8th Av
  • Times Square – 42nd Street (2700 ft) IRT Br. – 7th Av
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  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.02.12