July 2018


Ruck TOMORROW + Last Week’s RECAP

First thing’s first: we’re rucking tomorrow – Tuesday July 17th. Sure, there may be thunderstorms in store – but that’s not enough to send us running! Just rucking. Read more about this month’s challenge here. We’re meeting at the USS Maine Monument in Columbus Circle at 7 PM and walking with our weighted backpacks to the…

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Survey Says!

Attention Risers of NYC! We have been RISING UP for 6:30am workouts, 5 days a week for 4+ years. We’ve worked out in sunshine, darkness, rain, blizzards, hurricanes, heat & humidity, and sub-zero temps. Through it all there is one thing that keeps this train moving way more efficiently than the MTA – you! We…

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SoulCycle + Beer THIS FRIDAY

Evening events are normally quite rare in the Rise world, but this month they’ve been happening on the regular thanks to our July rucking challenge! Last night a group of Risers rucked across the Williamsburg Bridge and up to Long Island City, finishing up with an intense night of BINGO at Bierocracy. Next week we’re rucking…

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Rise RECAP: Patriotism and Rucking 101

Last week’s schedule was stacked with workouts! We started at 6 AM on Tuesday and Wednesday for an extra half hour of July 4th-themed fitness, and ran through our first group ruck last Tuesday! FYI: the next ruck is TONIGHT – Tuesday July 10th at 7 PM. We are meeting at the base of the Williamsburg…

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This Week Is JAM PACKED!

This week at The Rise, we have three special events that you need to know about! TWO of them are tomorrow, July 3rd. Here’s what’s up: Tuesday @ 6 AM: Brooklyn Pre-July 4th Bonus Workout We know that July 3rd isn’t known for much, other than being the day before July 4th. But the Brooklyn…

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