The James New York has a variety of offerings targeted to the Urban Athlete, a traveler who aims to stay in shape regardless of what city they’re in, staying committed to a work-out routine that works best for them.
The James has partnered with Serene Social – the international conscious women's wellness community, for group rooftop and private yoga with some of the top teachers in NYC and abroad. In the summer months, instructors lead a calming hour long complimentary class for our guests on Thursdays at 8am. For Women Only. Please contact guest services to sign up or book a private yoga session in-suite or on the rooftop pool deck. Instructors teach all levels and are Yoga Alliance certified. Yoga styles include but are not limited to: Vinyasa, Kundalini, Power Yoga and Restorative Yoga
FITNESS CLASSES WITH CELEBRITY TRAINER OSCAR SMITH
With almost 20 years of experience, Oscar Smith has successfully trained clients with every type of fitness goal. In addition to running his own Manhattan-based facility, O-Diesel Studio located at 1 York Street, his clientele includes Rosario Dawson, Amanda Bynes, David Blaine, Tom Brady, top model Petra Nemcova, Katharine McPhee, among others. Oscar Smith is available for guests to book a customized personal training session.
EXPERIENCE THE TOUR DE FRANCE IN NEW YORK
Take a ride on an official Tour de France training bike. The ProForm stationary bikes simulate the view and terrain of the race’s every hill, flat stretch and decline. Available in The Gym.
RUN THIS TOWN
The James offers a variety of options to stay fit while exploring New York’s sights and landmarks. Experience a personalized guided running tour of New York and its surroundings, a perfect mix of cultural and wellness experiences designed for athletes of all abilities and conditioning. This 4.28-mile run to explores Soho’s history, culture, urban myths and unofficial landmarks. Guests can reserve The James New York Running Tour here.
The hotel also offers complimentary run/walk pocket maps with several suggested 6-mile routes so guests can explore New York’s cultural attractions at their own pace. Maps are available at the front desk or through the concierge.
During your stay, explore the neighborhood with our Public Bikes. PUBLIC City bicycles are classic European city bikes designed to meet the needs of today’s urban environment