Best of Philly

Best Exercise Class

2016 BEST Out-of-the-Box Fitness Class

Iron Maiden Futurism at Palo Santo Wellness Boutique

What do you get when you combine bodyweight exercises with the flow of a Vinyasa yoga class and an old-school hip-hop playlist? That would be Iron Maiden Futurism, the sweaty, hour-long brainchild of trainer Abi Galloza — a workout that manages to be just as weird and awesome as its name suggests.

1707 East Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA | 215-952-0360 | Website

2011 BEST New Exercise Class

Paddle Pool Class at Main Line Health and Fitness

931 Haverford Road, Bryn Mawr, PA

MLHF members tone backs, shoulders, cores and more with a splashy 60 minutes of dragon- boat-style paddling in a specially designed pool that’s a lot warmer than the Schuylkill. Read more »