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If youre always stimulating excuses to skip the gym, youve got to check this out.

Lets be honest: We all can use a little extra move to get the most out of our workouts. Now, theres one spin studio that has a brand-new approach to take motivation to the next level. At SpinZone NYC, theyve got a great new twisting to maintain riders active and focused the whole 45 minutes: Every one of their motorcycles is hooked up to a sick childs life support.

Too cool! Where do we sign up ???

If you thought spin class was intense before, just wait until you see this setup. With 16 bikes, each hooked up to the equipment needed to keep one child alive, theres no doubt that every bit of endeavor countsif you stop pedaling, the machines stop, too. Even with the array of pulsing illuminates and music weve come to expect from spin class, the distinct voice of an EKG flatlining on a 7-year-old can be a powerful motivator to let riders know its time to step things up.

In an increasingly competitive fitness market, the innovative approach at SpinZone NYC is a breath of fresh air, and its winning them new clients left and right. With no backup generators and no excuses, theyve generated precisely the various kinds of surrounding people need to get real results. Teachers are always there to offer a word of encouragement and remind cyclists how severe their childs condition is. And forget about plateauingonce participants make it through a full conference with one sick child, that simply means a bigger and sicker child for the next workout.

I are applied to make it 30 minutes, tops, said Erika Perry, a regular who says she never breaks eye contact with her kid for extra motivation to keep going. Now I regularly make it the full class. Theres something about small children depending on me for survival that really gets me going in the morning. And Ive fell 11 pounds and feel great!

Wow, it sounds like things are off to a great start! If this catches on, its exactly the kind of bold idea that they are able transform an entire industry. Way to go, SpinZone NYC. Keep on pedaling!

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