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The owners of a new CrossFit box opening on East 32nd Street aren't into the whole bare-bones gym atmosphere, so they're introducing a little something called CrossFit Solace to the NYC boutique fitness scene this fall. Well + Good NYC reports that the Murray Hill studio will feature high design touches like dark wood walls, greenery, and spa-like locker rooms—a fitting reward after suffering through burpees and kettlebell swings.

Solace has also enlisted Pure Yoga's Nina Marchione to enhance programming with counterbalancing yoga and movement training classes. The catch: prices are on par with Equinox, meaning membership doesn't come cheap. But for those ready pull the trigger early, discounts for "founding members" are available.—Hali Berman

· Is "CrossFit chic" coming to New York City? [Well + Good NYC]
· CrossFit Solace [Official Site]

CrossFit Solace

38 East 32nd Street New York, NY