We love Thanksgiving—A day with friends, family, and most importantly, food. Indulge guilt-free after earning your T-Day dinner at one of these workout spots.
Boston Athletic Club
The BAC will be open from 7am-12noon – plenty of time to sweat before the big dinner! There will be four – count ‘em four group exercise classes on Thanksgiving and all areas are covered from the pool to the spin bike. You can check out their schedule here!
C2 Body Pilates & Barre
C2 is offering Beat Barre with Eliza on Thanksgiving morning at 10:30 which will help burns some pre meal calories. On Friday, you can cure your Turkey Day guilt with a Pilates reformer at 9:15am and 10:30am BeatBarre both with Carolyn! Click here to learn more & sign up!
The Handle Bar: Turkey Day Endurance Ride
An HB Tradition! Tap it back before tapping into the turkey with a 75-minute endurance ride at all three locations. From 8:30-9:45 AM, jam out in the saddle and burn enough calories to allow for seconds. Or, clip in for a 45 minute Turkey Pregame ride in Southie. Sign up online now, bikes fill up fast!
Unleash your inner fighter (before your inner eater) with three classes that feature a Live DJ at 9am: Bags x Body, Train x Live, and Road x Run.
Hit the barre before noon this Thanksgiving AM with an early-bird, Turkey Tuck class from 8:30-9:30. Sign up now online to reserve your spot!
Radiant Yoga: Gratitude Flow
This class is all about giving back and having fun before Thanksgiving dinner—a yearly tradition since 2004! If you’re looking for a perfect class to bring your family & friends to this is it. Join Chanel Luck from 9am-10:15 on Thanksgiving morning and give thanks for all your blessings this year, portions of the money raised will be going towards the ALS Foundation. Reserve your spot here!
Peter Welch’s Gym
Peter Welch’s is offering pre, post and turkey day workouts to keep you in shape! On Wednesday, 4:30pm Conditioning. On Thanksgiving, there will be a trifecta of classes 8am, 9am and 10am Conditioning + Strength. On Friday – gym opens at 7:45am followed by a regular schedule! Register here!
Thanksgiving is no excuse to skip your WOD! (Workout of the Day!) Join Southie CrossFitters for the 7th annual Partner WOD from 8-9 & 9-10.
Franklin Park Turkey Trot 5K, Dorchester
Turkey Trots are wildly popular on Thanksgiving Day and this one supports Franklin Park community & seasonal programs. Registration is $25, and the race starts at 9am sharp! Check-in and register at 8am on race day or visit here to sign up online.