Category Archives: Gyms and Pools

Stuyvesant Community Center to hold open house Saturday

June 24, 2016- Stuyvesant Community Center, which recently slashed the price of membership

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Review: The Under Armour trainer shoe

June 3, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Having found Under Armour athletic jogger pants superior to Nike, I tried some of their shoes. The Under Armour

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The Le District juice bar is the best in the area

May 28, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD It is a very costly and messy affair to make freshly pressed juices per order, rather than having pre-made bottles

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Letter: The new management of Asphalt Green BPC is horrible

May 12, 2016- Letter to the Editor by Jim Hi Steven,

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Stuyvesant’s pool and two basketball courts cost $12.50 a month

(6,400 real BPC residents have read this story as of April 19, 2016. We inform.) Update April 19, 2016- The BPCA slashed the cost of memberships in half. A year-long pass is now approximately $15,

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Uber freak

February 21, 2016

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The new office for Offshore Sailing Class

April 5, 2016- The new Offshore Sailing office in the Mercantile Exchange building by the Irish Memorial is open.

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The egregious athletic coaching most kids receive

March 25, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD In 2005, at age 37, I got some good PGA golf lessons at Muirfield Golf Club in Ohio: Jack Nicklaus’

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BPCA refuses to allow Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of the $70 million community center

Update March 1, 2016- As a direct result of our reporting, below, the BPCA has refused to allow

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Pipes burst at Stuyvesant High School

February 14, 2016- We received this email:

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Quality study shows that high intensity workout with high protein diet gets people shredded in four weeks

February 3, 2016- We have previously mentioned the Stuyvesant Community Center’s high intensity

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Wanna get in shape?

Update December 20, 2015- Starting next month, boxing cross-fit (see above). Also, see below.

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Asphalt Green is failing miserably

Update January 31, 2016- There were hints at this during the BPCA Town Hall (read below, and video above). Asphalt Green is failing miserably and the Upper East Side company is treating our

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I lost by K.O.E.

January 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer This cardio boxing class at the Stuyvesant Community center is more of a genuine boxing class

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Tip of the Week: Take the stairs in your building

December 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD With it now being too cold to bike or walk,

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More freakish

Update September 13, 2015

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Drill Fitness is closing

November 3, 2015- by Steven E. Greer We gave these guys at Drill Fitness a very valuable video story, and then were surprised to read an

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Tribecans have way too much money and time

September 24, 2015- We have lost track of the boutique gyms in Tribeca that soak you for $1,000 a month.

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May LaForce Be With You

August 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been getting back into shape with home workouts, and once a week I go to the gym for the squat rack

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Survey: The new Equinox gym

February 24, 2015- Equinox gym has been open for about a week.

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