NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Xtend Barre, the revolutionary international fitness franchisor with roots in Pilates, dance and ballet techniques known for the most effective full-body workout, announced today it has opened a new concept studio in Tribeca, simply named XTEND. Owned and operated by first-time franchisees Sara Fusco and Erica Lerner, XTEND Tribeca is the brand's first location in Manhattan, located at 80 Warren St.
XTEND Tribeca provides innovative group classes that incorporate barre exercises with the TRX®, Pilatesstick® and HIIT training. With Xtend Barre's first New York City studio located in Brooklyn Heights, the XTEND Tribeca studio marks the brands second in the market and signifies the company's accelerated growth plans for the Northeast.
"We are thrilled to be growing our footprint in NYC and to be opening a studio in the vibrant, thriving Tribeca community. The impressive expansion Xtend Barre has experienced in just a few years is a true testament to the strength of our core values, which differentiates us from others in the boutique fitness segment and creates an unparalleled member experience," said Andrea Rogers, founder and creator of Xtend Barre. "From day one, we've never strayed from our commitment to building a dynamic brand rooted in our four pillars of movement, community, transformation and growth. We look forward to welcoming New Yorkers to the new concept studio and introducing them to the one-of-a-kind XTEND experience."
The XTEND Tribeca studio is a 1,800-square-foot facility that features the brand's signature open and bright studio spaces, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and contemporary lighting and design. The concept studio offers a variety of innovative, adrenaline-fueled programming geared to challenge fitness-goers of any age, gender and demographic, including the brand's signature XTEND Barre workout, as well as XTEND Suspend, XTEND Stick, XTEND Circuit 7 and more.
While traditional barre programs focus on repetition, the breadth of workouts at XTEND are cardio-infused and energetic, with each class using a combination of movements that enhance flexibility, improve balance and tighten the core; designed to leave participant's bodies strengthened, lengthened and chiseled. These unique classes offer a workout unlike any other, establishing XTEND Tribeca as a cutting-edge concept in New York City.
"From its well-structured business model with a proven track record of success to its truly unique philosophy and approach to fitness, we knew Xtend Barre was the right choice for us the moment we were introduced to the concept," said Fusco. "As New York City residents and fitness enthusiasts, Erica and I have tried countless boutique fitness classes over the years and can say from our own experience that Xtend Barre is in a league of its own. We're proud to partner with this exceptional brand."
ABOUT XTEND BARRE Xtend Barre (www.xtendbarre.com) is a global fitness movement that inspires connectivity and delivers challenging programs focused on cardio, strength, stability and endurance. Founded in 2009 by professional dancer Andrea Rogers, the method includes high-energy, rhythmic workouts that combine elements of dance, Pilates and ballet. Led by highly skilled instructors in state-of-the-art facilities, Xtend Barre classes are infused with unique movements and ever-evolving programming designed to deliver a unique, challenging and transformative workout experience. With more than 60 locations in countries around the world including the U.S., Australia and New Zealand, the company has quickly become a leading franchisor in the boutique fitness segment. Visit www.xtendbarre.com/own-a-studio/ for franchise opportunities.