YMCA opening Wolf Road studio meant for ‘high-intensity’ fitness buffs

COLONIE — A storefront fitness center operated by the YMCA and marketed for those seeking high-intensity workouts will be opening off Wolf Road next month. Evolution Fitness will open Feb. 10, according to a post on its Facebook page. The 98 Wolf Road location is in the same plaza as the Hannaford Supermarket, CVS and Sand Creek Wine & Liquor. Evolution is a new model for the YMCA and won’t boast a track, swimming pool or workout tools like…

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Fitness Model Casey Martin Shows Off Incredible Figure In A Pink Polka…

Fitness model Casey Martin recently took to her Instagram account and posted a new bikini picture to show off her flawless body. In the picture, the stunner could be seen rocking a pink bikini with red polka dots printed on it. The skimpy bikini top not only allowed Casey to show off her perky breasts but the skimpy bottoms perfectly showcased her flawless thighs and legs. That’s not all but the risque ensemble also enabled Casey to put her…

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Fitness Model Mary Bellavita Exposes Her Perfect Derriere In A G-Strin…

Fitness model Mary Bellavita is no stranger to flaunting her perfect physique on social media. And to her fans’ delight, she does that quite often. The smokeshow recently took to her Instagram page and wowed her 1.5 million fans with a hot, booty picture. In the snap, the stunner could be seen rocking a purple lace bralette that she teamed with a barely-there purple g-string thong. Staying true to her style and to keep it glamorous, the model opted…

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‘She wanted to be somebody’: Ashlee Tessono, fitness influencer and en…

There were two things Ashlee Tessono had no time for: negativity and distractions. The 28-year-old from Baldwin was dedicated to building her fitness brand, with dreams to one day make FitFreakActivewear a household name. “She was very ambitious. She wanted to be somebody,” said her mother, Robin Smith-Blackwood. “She influenced a lot of people.” Tessono died Dec. 13 after succumbing to injuries sustained when she lost control of the 2005 Scion she was driving home from work on the Southern State…

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‘The Doctors’ Producers Sued Over Botched Implant Removal That Left Fi…

Fitness influencer Jenelle Butler is suing the producers of the popular daytime show The Doctors after she was left with scars and disfigurement following a medical procedure. She’s suing for negligent selection, negligent breach of voluntary undertaking and loss of consortium. Butler announced to her followers that she wanted to remove butt implants she got back in 2010 calling the choice “a young dumb decision” and became the “sole regret” she had about her body when she made the…

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Fitness expo, powerlifting competition set at Siena

January is the month to get fit. Well, it’s the month where it seems like everyone strives to anyway.  It’s part of the reason why Glenville resident Brandon Fraser has organized the New York Fitness Expo, which opens on Saturday at the Marcelle Athletic Complex. The expo brings together 150 health and fitness exhibitors, as well as competitions like the USA Powerlifting Northeast Iron Beast Winter Classic and the Shatter Events Winter Swolestice. “I grew up being a fitness…

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Women’s Sport: Gina Obeng’s journey from escaping P.E lessons to build…

Surveys indicate that more and more women are adopting an active lifestyle and East London based fitness group ‘Train to Slay’ is certainly contributing to the growth. Founded by Gina Obeng, a qualified personal trainer, and owner of fitness brand ‘Just Geen’, Train to Slay is a training group specifically for women that champions inclusivity.  Gina describes Train to Slay as a “sisterhood” that aims to bridge the gap between working out and looking your best, encouraging women to…

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Fitness Model Karina Lisenbee Powers Through Intense Upper Body Workou…

Kirina Lisenbee hopped onto her Instagram for the first time in 2020 this week to give her 1.6 million followers some fitspiration. The fitness model ended her social media drought on Monday with a new upload that included a series of workout videos taken at a Gold’s Gym in Venice, California. In the caption of her post, Karina explained that she had spent the past month in Canada, but was now back on the west coast and “ready for…

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Health And Fitness Are Driving Retail Change

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email Fitness and wellness are helping to change the face of retail in 2020. Consumers are creatures of habit — but those habits can be complex. And, of course, habits vary according to factors like geography, age and even fitness level. Businesses that can tap into those habits can often tap into a gold mine — but doing so can be much harder than it may seem, even for the smartest and most…

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New owners at Anytime Fitness

Jessica and AJ Alt bought the gym, located at 265 Benedict Avenue across from Fisher Titus Medical Center, and say that members don’t need to worry about wholesale changes. The only planned changes are to add new body scanners and a few basic cosmetic fixes around the club. It should be a smooth transition with Jessica having worked at Anytime Fitness for the past eight years and managing the operations. She said the reason she and her husband bought…

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