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Body R+D

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This new Lakeview studio is the first in Chicago to introduce the Megaformer workout—a combination of strength training and Pilates popular among Hollywood’s fittest.

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Three Megaformer Classes

$90 $30 66% off

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  • Three Megaformer classes

What we love

  • Burn off those holiday pounds and get your heart pumping with three classes at Chicago’s first Megaformer studio.
  • Popularized in Hollywood, the workout is a mix of strength training and Pilates. It’s designed to blast fat and strengthens your muscles without putting undue stress on your joints.
  • Classes are said to burn between 500 and 700 calories in just 50 minutes.
  • Body R+D owner and head trainer Harry Shelley, a former music video producer, sets each session to a fast-paced soundtrack. You’ll be inspired to move past even the hardest moves.
  • The Lincoln Avenue studio is a beautiful space, filled with exposed brick and wall-length mirrors. A Rabbit air-filtration system keeps the air germ-, chemical- and allergen-free.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • All classes must be completed by February 6, 2013
  • Valid for new clients only
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Limit one per member with one additional for gifting
  • 24-hour cancellation policy applies or voucher will be forfeited
  • Offer is non-transferable; all classes must be redeemed by the same member
  • Member will need to create mindbody account in order to register for classes where credit card will be kept on file


2940 N Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657

About Body R+D

Body R+D is a vibrant new studio in Lakeview introducing Chicago to the popular Megaformer workout—designed to burn 500 to 700 calories in just one 50-minute workout. Think of the Megaformer as an amped-up Pilates machine, with two stable platforms connected by a sliding carriage. As you slide the carriage, you’re met with resistance from connecting springs and your own body weight, giving a double dose of traditional strength training.

Owner and head trainer Harry Shelley, a former music video producer, opened the studio after getting hooked on the practice in Beverly Hills. Each workout’s set to high-energy music that’ll keep you going through even the hardest movements. The studio itself was made with your health in mind: The airy space was built with VOC-free materials and contains a Rabbit Air filtration system designed to trap and destroy germs, chemicals and allergens.

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