Dancers Shape, Fitness Connection open new Austin locations

Jennifer McCamish leads a group of NFL football players in a barre class at Dancers Shape. The studio is opening a second location in Bee Cave. RALPH BARRERA / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

 

Because it’s almost January, when people around the globe, determined to make good on their New Year’s resolutions, join gyms, we must tell you about two new fitness centers opening in Austin…

Jennifer McCamish leads a barre class at Dancers Shape. AMERICAN-STATESMAN
  • Dancers Shape, which operates a studio on Burnet Road, will open a second studio at 13875 Bee Cave Parkway in Bee Cave in January. The 4,236-square-foot space will offer barre, Pilates and yoga classes, plus a dedicated spin room with a big video screen for music video-themed classes. Amenities include showers, steam rooms and private changing rooms. Jennifer McCamish, a former Radio City Rockette, started the gyms. For more information about the studio go here.

RELATED: NFL players raise the barre at Dancers Shape

 

Fitness Connection is opening a new Austin location at Tech Ridge. Photo courtesy Fitness Connection

 

  • Fitness Connection, which already operates a health club near Lakeline Mall, is opening a second location at the Shops at Tech Ridge, 12901 North Interstate 35. Monthly dues at the 55,000-square-foot facility start at $10. Amenities include locker rooms, a large strength-training area, a free kids’ club with a movie theater, a women’s only workout area, sauna, basketball courts and group fitness classes including Bodypump, Zumba, FC HIIT, kickboxing and yoga. For more information go here.

Author: Pam LeBlanc

Pam LeBlanc writes about fitness and travel for the Austin American-Statesman. She has worked for the Statesman since 1998 and written her weekly fitness column, Fit City, since 2004.

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