The Scoop: Crunch Live is an online gym where members can customize their own workout routine on their schedule. The platform streams 85+ workout classes led by trained fitness instructors who offer modifications to fit people of all experience levels. Couples can join Crunch Live to take on their fitness goals together and have a good time taking private pilates, yoga, dance, kickboxing, and other classes to improve their health and strengthen their relationship.
One of the biggest upsides of being in a relationship is that you have an automatic plus-one for a wide range of activities. Your significant other could be your travel companion, your sous chef, your dance partner, or even your workout buddy.
Couples can offer each other motivation, encouragement, and accountability in their fitness routines, and that can make a huge difference in the workout experience.
However, it can be challenging to find a regimen that works for both individuals in the relationship. That’s why many couples turn to Crunch Live to sample a wide variety of workout videos geared to people of all ages, interests, and fitness levels.
Crunch Live allows members to choose their own fitness adventure. They may want to do a quick 15-minute dance workout in the morning, or they may prefer participating in an hour-long, full-body workout in the evening. During a 90-day free trial, members can access all 85+ workout videos on the Crunch Live platform, exploring different types of workouts until they find their sweet spot.
Crunch Live members can access the workout videos via their mobile devices, and they can stream them on their televisions at home by using AppleTV or Roku.
The Crunch Live mission is to offer workout classes that are both effective and enjoyable. It can be a great way for couples in a relationship to push their boundaries, strengthen their bodies, and work up a sweat.
“Here at Crunch we believe in a culture of community, empowerment, and no judgments,” said Brookelyn Suddell, Director of Group Fitness Strategy & Development at Crunch Live. “So when we decided to enter the digital space, we tried our best to make sure that our core values you experience in our gyms, translated into the Crunch Live platform as well.”
The Online Platform Promotes a Fun Workout Experience
The Crunch gym has been making fitness fun since 1989, and now its an online portal of workouts has continued that good work.
Crunch offers several gym membership packages that include access to Crunch Live’s impressive library of workout videos. But you don’t have to be a gym member to take part in the fun. Many at-home workout enthusiasts start with a free trial to see what Crunch Live is like, and then they transition into a monthly or annual membership plan.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Crunch Live began offering an extended 90-day free trial to give people stuck at home a boost and encourage staying active without having to go to a physical gym.
Crunch Live Unfiltered is a series that began in April 2020 when stay-at-home orders meant many people couldn’t make it to the gym. The group fitness instructors taught classes from their own homes and showed that you don’t need a lot of space to maintain a good workout regimen.
The Crunch Live platform has a variety of class formats to suit people of all types. Its Quickie lessons are all under 15-minutes, while the Total Body Workout classes last over an hour. The video workouts include strength-building classes, yoga lessons, dance workouts, high-intensity interval classes, and other programs that have been popular at local Crunch gyms.
“We have found that when our members can’t make it to their favorite classes or into the gym for a workout, they look to Crunch Live for a good sweat-sesh,” Brookelyn said. “I believe that Crunch Live does serve up the same fun experience that Crunch is known for.”
Brookelyn recommended that beginners start with the Cardio Tai Box, Ab Attack, or Yoga Body Sculpt classes, all of which are fan favorites and offer modifications for all skill levels. Many couples take part in Crunch Live’s classes as a way of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and relationship.
“Personally, my husband and I typically pick out a Quickie video and do that together at the beginning or end of our own workouts,” Brookelyn said. “Which is a nice way to bond while not feeling like we sacrificed our own workout preferences.”
An Energetic Team Focuses on Entertainment Fitness
For over three decades, Crunch Fitness has been leading a movement to make fitness fun and create workouts that are accessible to everyone. Crunch Live has stepped up the effort to incorporate exercise into people’s daily routines.
Crunch members in the U.S., the U.K., and Australia come together in a virtual space to participate in online portal of workout sessions.
“The most valuable part of our business is our people,” Brookelyn said. “I believe this is really what separates us from other gyms, boutique studios, and online platforms — we are all about the people!”
The Crunch Fitness team welcomes anyone looking to get fit and have fun. Their upbeat attitude and no-judgment philosophy can help members feel comfortable trying something new and pushing their boundaries in an effort to get healthier.
Since its launch in 2013, Crunch Live has promoted an array of workout videos to show people that fitness can be fun.
The workout videos feature smiling instructors whose knowledge and enthusiasm empower singles and couples to get moving. The entertaining fitness classes can lift the spirits of participants and give couples the opportunity to strengthen their relationship while building muscle, doing cardio, and getting healthy.
Crunch Live instructors come from all walks of life. The team includes former lawyers, dancers, entrepreneurs, and surgeons. These individuals use their different perspectives to shake up the fitness space with innovative classes and services.
“As one of the leaders of the Crunch Group Fitness team, I am so incredibly proud of my instructors,” Brookelyn said. “They are all so smart and so good at what they do.”
Crunch Live Encourages People to Look & Feel Their Best
Crunch Live has empowered a global network of fitness enthusiasts to work out whenever and wherever they want, and it has become an instrumental part of many people’s exercise regimen. Its streaming workout videos can give individuals and couples the motivation they need to reach their fitness and health goals.
Looking ahead, the Crunch Fitness team intends to create a more bespoke workout experience for members and host live virtual fitness events to meet the growing demand in the digital fitness space.
Crunch Live is accessible to everyone who wants to step up their game and work out at home without buying expensive equipment or hiring a personal trainer. Couples can embark on a more personalized and intimate workout routine thanks to this growing collection of expert-led videos.
“Working out and getting our bodies moving is awesome for all people involved,” said Brookelyn. “When you’re working out together you get to share the freshest endorphins.”