Rev up for 2019 with the top 5 fitness spots in Minneapolis

Rev up for 2019 with the top 5 fitness spots in Minneapolis
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By Hoodline - Published on January 02, 2019.

Searching for the best fitness options near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top fitness spots around Minneapolis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for fitness.

1. Modo Yoga

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Topping the list is Modo Yoga. Located at 3252 W. Lake St., Unit B, in Uptown, the yoga and barre class spot is the highest rated fitness spot in Minneapolis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 78 reviews on Yelp.

Yelper Iris H., who reviewed it on Oct. 18, said, "This really is my favorite yoga spot. The vibe is relaxed and welcoming and I've never felt out of place in any of the classes. They have lots of seating available as well as hot tea for before or after."

2. The Firm

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Harrison's The Firm, located at 1010 Second Ave. North, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the gym, personal training and yoga spot 4.5 stars out of 60 reviews.

Lenore K., who reviewed it on Dec. 29, said, "The Firm leaves nothing behind that you could ever want in a place to work out. The best spin classes, Pilates, plain old free weights—it truly has it all. Kudos also for the ease of parking in this area, the convenient location and the professionalism of the staff."

3. Yess Yoga

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Yess Yoga, a yoga spot in Whittier, is another much-loved go-to, with five stars out of 23 Yelp reviews. Head over to 23 E. 26th St. to see for yourself.

Daniel N. wrote, "What can I say? This studio is absolutely amazing! From the musical playlist that serenaded my soul to the relaxing rosemary eye pillow, the Yess Yoga experience left my in a state of blissful relaxation."

4. One Yoga Studio

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Over in Lowry Hill East, check out One Yoga Studio, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 43 reviews on Yelp. You can find the yoga spot at 721 W. 26th St.

Yelper Andrew C. said, "One Yoga has been a great experience for me. The studio is a warm and welcoming space and the teachers that I've worked with have been friendly and helpful with guidance, yet mindful about how to best work with me along the way."

5. Alchemy

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Finally, there's Alchemy, a North Loop favorite with five stars out of 18 reviews. Stop by 246 Ninth Ave. North to hit up the gym and yoga spot next time you're looking to see for yourself.

Sarah K. said, "I feel so welcomed every time I walk into the doors. They take the time to get to know you on a personal level! The staff cheers you on and creates a safe and comfortable environment to work out in!"