January 14th, 2021
New year, new you! The start of a new year is the perfect time to make resolutions and getting in shape is one of the most common resolutions out there. Many gyms are offering COVID-safe workout programs and eating right is super easy with plenty of local healthy meal delivery options!
Local Baltimore Trainers
Tim Rider is certified in weightlifting and speed and agility training. He holds outdoor in-person classes, which are typically held Tuesdays at 7am and Saturdays at 8am at Banner Field in Locust Point. Signing up is super easy and can be done by simply messaging him on Instagram!
For training right in your home, check out Kelly Berger’s virtual fitness platform! Kelly Berger is the creator of Resistance Fitness, which specializes in barre, strength training, and yoga. You can sign up for each class individually, or purchase a subscription with access to all classes.
Marissa Walch specializes in yoga and strength training and offers both online and outdoor in-person classes. Classes are held both in the mornings and evenings, so you can choose a class that works for your schedule! You can sign up online through her website.
Grind is less than 10 minutes away from the Fitz and offers personal training and meal prep in addition to their open gym! Grind currently has discounts on both monthly and year-long memberships, and also has a day pass available to try the gym out.
Merritt Fitness is one of Baltimore’s top gyms! They offer Express, Gold, and Platinum membership packages, so you can choose the workout plan that is best for you. Merritt’s Downtown location less than 10 minutes away, but you can get a membership that grants access to all locations.
Maryland Athletic Club
If you are unsure about committing to a gym membership, Maryland Athletic Club has a three-day trial program for you to try! Their immaculate Harbor East fitness center is equipped with all of the latest, as well as several pools and even a hot tub!
Fit @ Fitz
You can also get a great workout in without even leaving the building! Check out the 2,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art fitness center right here at the Fitz!
Merritt Club Meals
Merritt Fitness Club offers meal prep with keto, plant-based, and plenty of other options to fit any dietary needs! Ordering a meal is super easy and can be done online to be picked up at a set time. Some of their top meals include their Beef Tenderloin, Glazed Pork Loin, and Sesame Crusted Tuna.
John’s Fit Meals
John’s Fit meals has custom prep, bulk prep, and pre-made meals with breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert available. Ordering online is quick and easy and can be done a week in advance.
Jimmy’s Famous Meals
Jimmy’s Famous Meals is used for meal prep by many gyms in the area. Jimmy’s has keto and paleo options, and you can choose from traditional, specialty, or custom meals. Order two days prior to delivery date, then pick up at Jimmy’s or at a gym near you.
With contact-free delivery twice a week, Territory Foods is one of the most convenient ways to get healthy meals at home! Territory Foods has meal plans, custom meals, and market boxes available, with unique meals such as Bison Sliders and Tofu Pad Thai.
We wish you the best in sticking with your resolutions––stay healthy, Fitzgerald residents!