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What’s the hardest or craziest workout you did this year?


Barry's Bootcamp
Joey Gonzales of Barry’s Bootcamp kicks our (now firmer) butts (Photo: AMNY)

We’re not the only ones who tried a crazy array of fitness classes and workouts this year. We’re pretty sure you did, too.

Here are some of the classes that kicked our butts or made us rethink what a workout could be, and we’d love to hear your experiences, too.

Tell us what you did this year that was seriously challenging, crazy, exceptional or unexceptional. Inquiring Well+Good readers want to know!

Winners for Most Butt-Kicking Workout

Barry’s Bootcamp (Oh, how we love the punishing treadmill intervals and strength-training classes.)

As One (How many workouts make you run stairs while wearing a weighted vest?)

Slim & Strong (A month of heavy weights, resistance band squats, and donkey kicks galore made us whimper—and work!)

Winners for Craziest Workout

SurfSet (Indoor surfing on this tricked out Pilates Reformer.)

Blindfolded Yoga (Finding balance within has never been more literal.)

Qoya (A sexpot combo of dance, yoga, and no-inhibitions-training.)

What are you picks for toughest, wildest, weirdest, or totally-overlooked-but-awesome? Tell us in the Comments, below!