FIT­NESS

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THE BARRE CODE AUSTIN

Founded by Chicago trans­plants Cami and Michael Kirschner last sum­mer, The Barre Code is a com­mu­nity ded­i­cated to help­ing women trans­form into their strong­est, fittest selves, with five types of classes that as of the sum­mer now in­cludes the new kick-box­ing-style class, Brawl. All classes in­cor­po­rate tra­di­tional barre meth­ods in­fused with chal­leng­ing car­dio and aer­o­bic rou­tines. 2300 S. La­mar Blvd., 512-852-9120; the­bar­recode.com

COREPOWER YOGA

Open your mind, heat up your body, and re­con­nect to your in­ner power at this Mar­ket District stu­dio. 801 W. Fifth St., 512-542-9642; core­pow­eryoga.com

CRUSH FIT­NESS

Power cou­ple Lan­der Peer­man and Noah Wright’s “crush” on each other sparked the open­ing of Crush Fit­ness, based on a work­out for­mat with equal-length in­ter­vals of car­dio on a tread­mill and weight train­ing and re­sis­tance ex­er­cises in a group set­ting. Classes are held in a club­like en­vi­ron­ment with pump­ing mu­sic, flat­ter­ing lights, and a trainer to help you burn up to 800 calo­ries in an hour. 300 S. La­mar Blvd., Ste. O, 512-480-0077; crush­fit­ness.com

KOR180

Founded by Maja Ker­math, Kor180 fo­cuses on the three pil­lars of well­ness: ex­er­cise, nu­tri­tion, and com­mu­nity. With two lo­ca­tions, Kor180 com­bines Pi­lates with cy­cling for an in­vig­o­rat­ing work­out. 1611 W. Fifth St., Ste. 140, 512-243-7955; 11005 N. Bur­net Rd., Ste. 106, 512-772-2541; kor180.com

LOVE CY­CLING STU­DIO

Love Cy­cling’s in­tense 45-minute work­outs are de­signed to in­spire and move rid­ers emo­tion­ally, phys­i­cally, and spir­i­tu­ally. This stu­dio is truly about com­mu­nity, with a team of pas­sion­ate own­ers and in­struc­tors. 507 Pressler St., Ste. 900, 512-7613398; love­cy­clingstu­dio.com

MOD FIT­NESS

Barre work, Pi­lates, yoga, strength train­ing, and other tech­niques all come to­gether for full-body well­ness. 2041 S. La­mar Blvd., 4406 Bur­net Rd., 512-765-5663; mod­fit­ness.com

ORANGETHEORY

With a dozen stu­dios in Austin, Orangetheory’s con­cept of in­ter­val train­ing is clearly catch­ing on. Its classes are based on the phys­i­o­log­i­cal prin­ci­ple known as ex­cess post-ex­er­cise oxy­gen con­sump­tion, so its 60-minute classes are all about in­ter­vals and the use of heart-rate mon­i­tors, so you can still burn calo­ries up to 36 hours af­ter class. Var­i­ous lo­ca­tions; or­angeth­e­o­ry­fit­ness.com

PURE PI­LATES

Pure Pi­lates in­cor­po­rates strength­train­ing and car­dio in­ter­vals us­ing the pop­u­lar La­gree Fit­ness Method on the Me­gaformer ma­chine. 2222 Rio Grande St., Ste. 105, 512-243-7510; The Do­main, 512-551-9370; purepi­late­saustin.com

RIDE

Aus­tinites flock to Ride, founded by Kim Dowl­ing, in part be­cause of the non­stop mu­sic. Its slo­gan, af­ter all, is “Ride. Rock. Re­peat.” Look for themed classes, all us­ing top-of-the­line Sch­winn bikes. 117 Lavaca St., 512-322-5252; ride-in­door­cy­cling.com

SOUL CY­CLE

The New York City-based spin stu­dio came to Austin last year with its first space at Do­main North­side, and now it has opened a 56-bike stu­dio down­town right along Congress. You can burn up to 700 calo­ries in th­ese high-paced, 45-minute classes. Do­main North­side, 512-384-7685; 401 Congress Ave., 512-265-7500; soul-cy­cle.com

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