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FLYWHEEL AND RUNNING AWAY PHOTOS COURTESY OF EACH BUINESS; BIKRAM YOGA PHOTO BY KIMBERLY CARROLL; BIKE PHOTO COURTESY OF CERVELO
BEST RUNNING STORE Running Away Multisport With a great selection, custom-fit process, and staff that knows sports, Running Away Multisport will make sure you leave with the perfect running shoe to help you go the distance.
BEST GOLF COURSES
BEST YOGA CLASS Bikram Yoga North Shore Try this HOT—literally—yoga studio that moves you through 26 postures and two breathing exercises in a 105-degree environment.
BEST DANCE CLASSES There’s nothing more fun than breaking it down to burn extra cals—coordination not required. • Zumba • Werq • Hip Circle Studio
BEST INTENSE WORKOUT CrossFit Haven A combo of weight lifting, cardio training and body weight movements offer a total-body workout that gets you fit in a back-to-basics way.
BEST SPIN CLASS EDITOR’S PICK Flywheel With custom-fit bikes, stadium seating, music synched to the ride, and amazing instructors to keep you motivated, Flywheel sets the pace with their high-energy spin classes. Get cranking.
BEST BIKE SHOP Get A Grip Cycles Get a Grip Cycles focuses on getting you on the right ride and fine tuning you and your bike in their comprehensive bike-fitting studio.
RUNNERS-UP • Deerfield Golf Club and Learning Center • Sunset Ridge Country Club
Chicago Botanic Garden Walk the prairies on Evening Island; stroll the annuals in the Circle Garden; hike the bridges in the Japanese Garden— it’s all good here.
North Shore Half Marathon This June race offers amazing swag, a gorgeous, hilly course, music along the way, and a great post-race party.
Cervelo T1, available at Get A Grip Cycles
Glenview Park Golf Club This beautiful 18hole, 6,133-yard, par70 course features the amenities of a private club, but it’s open to the public and located in your backyard.
RUNNERS-UP • Chicago Marathon • Race Against Hate
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