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Free Summer Waterfront Workouts

No treadmill compares to Brooklyn Bridge Park’s clean air, lush surroundings, and spectacular Manhattan views. That’s why each summer, visitors come to experience free waterfront workouts and fitness classes all along the piers. From sunrise and sunset yoga, pilates, dance classes, and basketball clinics, we have fitness opportunities to keep you happy and healthy all summer long.


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The Class by Taryn Toomey
The Class by Taryn Toomey is a music-driven, mat-based practice of self-study through physical conditioning. Free with RSVP.
Wednesdays, June 12, July 10, August 7 at 7:00pm on Pier 2.

Salsa with Dodge YMCA
Salsa with James Martinelli is a fusion of salsa and jazz dance. Hot, exciting, and a great cardio workout.
Mondays, June 3-July 22 at 6:30pm on Pier 6.


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Sunrise Yoga with Abhaya Yoga
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with sunrise yoga in the morning light.
Mondays, June 3 - August 26 at 7:30am on Pier 6. No class July 1.

Sunset Yoga with Dodge YMCA
A sunset yoga class that integrates postures, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation to stretch, strengthen, and condition. All levels are welcome.
Wednesdays, June 12-August 14 at 7:00pm on Pier 3. No class July 3.

Pilates with Dodge YMCA
Based on the original Pilates technique, this class focuses on the body’s core stability. Enhance your control, stability, coordination, endurance, balance, strength, and flexibility.
Tuesdays, June 11 - August 20 at 7:00am on Pier 3 Lawn.


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Broadway Dance with Dodge YMCA
Brooklyn resident James Martinelli’s Cardio Dance and Range of Movement workout offers improved strength and increased flexibility. Set to swinging show tunes, this class is appropriate for anyone who wants a safe, effective, and fun workout.
Mondays, June 3 - August 26 at 10:00am on Pier 2.

Hip Hop Aerobics with Dodge YMCA
This Dodge YMCA class gets your heart pumping with Hip-Hop music and hot step-by-step dance moves.
Fridays, July 12 - August 23 at 7:00pm on Pier 6. No class July 5.

Moving Together! Family Dance Series
Presented by DanceWave, moving together is a brand new community dance class series featuring Latin, Hip-Hop, and Afro-Caribbean dance for all ages and abilities.
Sundays, June 16 - August 11 at 1:00pm on Pier 3 Plaza.

Zumba with Dodge YMCA
Zumba is a fusion on Latin and International music, utilizing dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness program. The routines feature aerobic training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Sundays, June 9 - August 18 at 4:30pm on Pier 2.

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