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With swimsuit weather rapidly approaching, now is the best time to start toning up and dropping a few pounds. What you don’t have to drop is a lot of money. There are a number of places in and around the Pittsburgh area that offer first rate fitness classes at a reasonable price. If the prospect of joining a gym sends chills up your spine or the idea of committing to a long term membership contract is not your style, then check out some of the places on this list. Here are the best budget fitness classes in Pittsburgh.

You Rock Fitness
11171 Perry Highway
Wexford, PA 15090
(412) 477-7393

There’s sure to be a class to fit just about anyone’s workout interests at You Rock Fitness. They offer small group sessions in everything from Pilates and BOSU balance training to Kettlebell and military style boot camp training. Workouts are tailored to provide each participant a great workout at a reasonable price, all in a fun and welcome environment. There are no membership fees or contracts at You Rock Fitness, just some of the best deals in fitness classes in the Pittsburgh area.

Fitness Fanatics
1155 Washington Pike
Bridgeville, PA 15017
(412) 220-4190

One of the most appealing aspects of working out at Fitness Fanatics is flexibility. For the early morning athlete they offer weekday spin classes at 5:45 a.m. And, for those that prefer to work out after work, there’s a 6:00 p.m. class. To keep things interesting, many of the classes include combinations of yoga, Pilates, and boot camp training. Among their most popular classes are Wicked Wednesday and Saturday power hour training. They offer both membership plans ($49 a month) and pay as you go for $55.

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Amazing Yoga
730 Copeland St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 681-1092

Amazing Yoga has been named “Best Yoga Studio” by the readers of The Pittsburgh City Paper for six consecutive years. Check out one the studio’s many locations in the area. For anyone that has heard about all the benefits both physically and mentally, now is the time to act. With some of the best instructors in the city and three convenient locations, Amazing Yoga may just be the answer to your long-term fitness goals. AY is currently offering two weeks of unlimited Yoga to all new students for $25.

Shadyside Spin
5932 Penn Circle South, Suite B-202
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
(412) 361-7746

The popularity of spin classes in recent years is no mystery. They’re a simple, straightforward aerobic exercise that burns a lot of calories and gets results. The hour long spin classes at Shadyside Spin are held in a beautiful hardwood studio complete with surround sound and cutting edge Spinner NXT Bikes. In addition to spin classes, they also provide group workouts in Yoga, Pilates, step/sculpt and boot camp-style training.

Lifeforce Fitness Center
270 Curry Hollow Road
Pittsburgh PA 15236
(412) 653-8633

Lifeforce Fitness offers a wide array of classes seven days a week. Everything from mixed martial arts and boot camp training to spinning and yoga classes offered at least once a week, including the Silver sneakers Class is, which is designed for older adults and is offered four times a week. Lifeforce Fitness offers everything you’d expect and more, all at a great price.

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