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Quarantine brings new fitness opportunities

The Staples girls’ lacrosse team participates on Monday April 27 in the #LastShift2020 Virtual 5k Challenge. Student-athletes are taking charge and taking one last shift into April to be the difference for cancer patients who are at high risk of getting COVID-19.

Lexie Moskovit ’21

May 14, 2020

Due to COVID-19, teens have been taking up new activities while being stuck in quarantine. Many have found exercising as a way to step away from T.V and bed to stay active. With sports postponed and gyms closed, spring sports teams and students are keeping active in various ways. Many adults and...

Solidcore takes pilates to the next level

Solidcore’s convenient location allows Westport residents to enjoy an intense workout and have a good time.

Carly Kaplowitz '21

February 5, 2019

Reformers, spin bikes, rowers and yoga mats are something that Westport citizens know all too well. But Solidcore takes pride in their small classes and intensified level to differentiate their class from all the others. With 40 locations all across America, Solidcore finally moved to Westport located on 374 Post Ro...

The Bar Method fuses fitness and safety in new location

The Bar Method fuses fitness and safety in new location

September 19, 2017

By Audrey Bernstein '20 Tucked beneath green foliage in a hidden corner of Westport, The Bar Method workout studio fosters an environment of motivation, comfort and health, while fusing the concepts of yoga, pilates and ballet. Within the establishment, focused participants feel their muscles tense with e...

A little more JOY in Westport: Joy X opens fitness studio

A little more JOY in Westport: Joy X opens fitness studio

April 18, 2017

By Emma Rojas '18 Westport has welcomed its newest addition to the collection of fitness studios, JoyX. Owned by Westport residents Rhodie Lorenz and Amy Hochhauser, both are known for previously opening  Joyride, a popular cycling studio, almost six years ago.   “When Amy and I opened ...

Top 5 Fitness places in Westport

Top 5 Fitness places in Westport

Sophia Hampton, Staff Writer

June 20, 2015

What Westport lacks in cultural diversity, we make up for in fitness diversity. There are no shortage of gyms and workout places around us, and as someone with self-diagnosed WADD (workout attention deficit disorder. which is not a real thing, but it probably should be) I've tried most of them. Much...

PE class runs into summer

PE class runs into summer

Zoe Brown, Editor-in-Chief

June 12, 2014

Ah, summer–– a time for relaxing, sun-bathing, pool-hopping, and… taking a physical education class at school? Staples offers a PE Fitness and Sports class during two different sessions throughout the summer. This class benefits students who need to make up a PE class, or who desire to take a P...

November 5, 2010 | Second Quarter Begins

November 5, 2010 | Second Quarter Begins

November 5, 2010

10:25 a.m. As the second quarter of the year begins, students enrolled in physical education classes find themselves with new teachers. Here, a sophomore period 1 class enters Fitness Concepts....

Rugby Preview

The rugby team practices for their upcoming games. | Photo by Alicia Lourekas '12

March 26, 2010

Jack Hennessy Chief Web Sports Editor The Staples Rugby team this year can most easily be described as ambitious. Read More »...

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