The 11 best gym deals going on right now

There's no time like the beginning of the year to join a new gym or sign up for a new fitness class. Most fitness brands are aware of New Year's fitness resolutions and capitalize on the timing to provide all kinds of deals. From zero intro fees to sales on class packages, this is the time to buy in on the cheap. 

Sure, gyms are bound to be crowded with "new year, new me" folk. But, isn't that kind of inspiring, everyone working together on a collective goal to get fit and healthy? Positive vibes only, people. 

Check out the list below for deals on everything from casual gyms to boutique fitness dance classes, and get to sweatin'.

Best gym deals for starting the new year right
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Best gym deals for starting the new year right

Fit Reserve

Fit Reserve (similar to ClassPass) gives users access to several gym and boutique fitness classes. Right now, get your first month for 30 percent off and receive a free month of Aaptiv audio-guided workouts. 

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Town Sports International

Check out Town Sports clubs — New York Sports Club, Boston Sports Club, Washington Sports Club and Philadelphia Sports Club. This month you can join for $5 and get January and February for free. 

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Anytime Fitness

Join by Jan. 11, 2019 for $1 and get a free jump start training package (a $100 value). The training package will vary based on location, but it generally includes things like a fitness assessment, a personalized 30-day "Get Started Plan," a personal training session and free group training. 

First timers can also get a 7-day free trial. 

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Planet Fitness

Join now through Jan. 15 for $1 down and pay only $10 per month for a basic membership. Newbies can also sign up for a free day pass to test the club out, 

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305 Fitness

305 is a high-intensity dance cardio fitness class that feels more like a party with your friends. Check out their annual sale this month where newbies can get a month unlimited at their lowest price yet ($139 and below, depending on the location) and anyone can get a 7-pack on sale. 

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Crunch Fitness

At signature clubs now through Jan. 8, get 30 percent off your monthly membership dues, $30 enrollment fee (normally $300) and a month-to-month contract. 

Participating franchise clubs are promoting a $1 only enrollment fee. 

First timers can also get a one-day free pass to try it out. 

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Barry's Bootcamp

Barry's Original class is a mix of high-intensity running (on a treadmill) and weights. If you're new to Barry's, you can get a reduced-price 3-pack of classes to start for a limited time (prices vary by region). 

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Between Jan, 7 and Feb. 3, the barre studio has partnered up with mediation app Headspace to provide users with a mindfulness challenge. Sign up for a month of classes in-studio (and receive Headspace) for $99, or stream classes online (again, with Headspace included) for $29. 

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ClassPass is the ultimate multi-gym membership if you like to switch things up. Get access to hundreds of boutique fitness classes and gyms in your city with one ClassPass membership. This month, if you're new, you can try a full month for free! Sign up for a free trial and take up to 7 classes. 

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Flywheel Sports

The Fly Challenge goes Jan. 14 - Feb. 12 in all Flywheel studios and calls on members to take 15 studio classes in 30 days. At the end, one lucky finisher will wine a free 6-month unlimited membership. If you need more classes to participate, they're also having a pretty great deal on classes.

For newcomers, the first class is free and there's a special 3-pack. For everyone else, take the challenge and get a special deal on a 15-class package (prices vary by location). 

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Sign up for an Equinox package this month and if you work out eight times in your first 30 days, you'll earn back your initiation fee. Talk about motivation! The fee, depending on location, can be up to $500. 

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