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10 Local Workouts That Are Anything But Snoozy

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    [UPDATE: This story was originally published on August 21.]

    If eating were a sport, S.F. would be the champ. Seriously, how did the Olympics miss that one? With fantastic food everywhere we look, it’s hard not to pig out — err, practice — on the regular. But as we prepare to strip down for our much-anticipated Indian Summer, it’s time to get to work toning up those problem areas.

    And since working out at the gym can be a major drag, we’ve done the legwork to bring you 10 of San Francisco's coolest workouts that will have you winning while you’re losing. From a badass night of hip-hop dancing to a kick-butt boxing class, our bodies have crunched, stretched, popped, and locked and—wait for it—we actually had fun. If you don't believe us, just get to clickin'! (P.S. That doesn't count as an exercise.)

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