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4 Safe & Socially Distanced Outdoor Workout Classes for Angelenos Missing the Gym

Madison Duddy | December 1, 2020 | Lifestyle

As the quarantine 15 sets in and virtual workouts become tiresome, try these safe and socially distanced outdoor classes. SoulCycleSantamonica.jpg

1. Barry’s

Celebrities like Kim Kardashian swear by Barry’s for their cardio and strength interval training classes. Finally, in-person Barry’s is back and moved into Beverly Center for Barry’s Outdoor’s classes. Located at the valet parking lot on Beverly Center’s first floor, classes run every day and use weights, bands and treadmills. All participants are spaced 8 feet apart and masks are not required during the workout. Beverly Grove

2. Speir Pilates

Praised in Women’s Health, Shape, the Los Angeles Times and many more, Speir’s reformer Pilates workouts are now available outside in West Hollywood. The classes are located on Speir Pilates studio’s rooftop and focus on strengthening muscles and toning the body. Available every day for morning and evening classes, get your daily workout in early or while the sun sets. Machines are socially distanced and disinfected in between classes. West Hollywood


3. Indigo Fitness

After months of mental and physical stress, work out the body, mind and soul at Indigo Fitness’ outdoor high-intensity interval training boot camps. Every day at Indigo’s outdoor space in front of its Sunset Boulevard studio is a full-body workout. Using resistance bands, dumbbells and body weights, weekday sessions alternate between lower and upper body while weekend classes are solely full body. Silver Lake

4. SoulCycle

SoulCycle has brings its signature high-intensity cycling classes outside. With 27 locations across the country, including Santa Monica Place’s deck, fitness fanatics can spin at SoulOutside’s 45-minute class seven days a week. To ensure the safety of all riders, bikes are spaced 6 feet apart and everyone must wear masks throughout the class. Santa Monica

Photography by: In order of appearance: Soulcycle photo by Max Tepper; Speir Pilates photo by Eric Kaufman