Falcon Fitness

Results oriented Group X classes are a great way to achieve fitness goals while exercising in a fun, motivational environment. A wide variety of classes with well-rounded exercise routines are led by certified instructors who provide support, accountability, and structure.

Fall 2019 Group X Schedule: August 26 - December 8

  • Schedule and instructors are subject to change. 
  • All classes are first-come, first-serve. Limitations are based on room size and/or equipment availability.
  • No classes Monday, September 2 (Labor Day), Monday, November 11 (Veterans Day), and November 27 - 30 (Thanksgiving Break).
  • Fall 2019 Schedule Print Version (PDF)

Click on each day tab to view the complete schedule.

  Time Location Instructor
SPRINT™ 6:30 - 7 AM
Studio A Les Mills Virtual
BODYFLOW™ Strength 7:10 - 7:45 AM
Studio A
Les Mills Virtual
Yoga Flow 8:15 - 9 AM
Studio A Theresa
*GRIT™ Cardio Noon - 12:45 PM Studio B Les Mills Virtual
Cycle & Core 1 - 1:45 PM
Studio A Sarah
BODYPUMP™ 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Studio B
Aqua Fitness
6 - 6:45 PM Cooper Pool Lindsey
Total Body Burn 7:45 - 8:30 PM
Studio B
Late Night Yoga 9:15 - 10 PM
Studio B
  Time Location Instructor
Yoga 8:15 - 9 AM
Studio B
BODYPUMP™ Noon - 12:45 PM
Studio B
Yoga Flow 5:30 - 6:15 PM Studio B Rachel
Cycle 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Studio A
WERQ® Dance Fitness 6:30 - 7:15 PM
Studio B Claire
Barre 7 - 7:45 PM
Studio A
Lauren D.
CXWORX™ (Core Strength)
7:55 - 8:25 PM
Studio A
Les Mills Virtual
  Time Location Instructor
6:30 - 7 AM
Studio A Les Mills Virtual
BODYFLOW™ Strength
7:10 - 7:45 AM
Studio A
Les Mills Virtual
Yoga for All
8 - 9 AM
Studio B
Cycle & Core Noon - 12:45 PM Studio A
*GRIT™ Cardio 1 - 1:45 PM
Studio B
Les Mills Virtual
BODYPUMP™ 5:30 - 6:30 PM Studio B
Les Mills Virtual
Aqua Zumba® 6 - 6:45 PM Cooper Pool DeeDee
Hip Hop Fitness
6:45 - 7:30 PM
Studio A
Total Body Burn
7:45 - 8:30 PM
TRX Room
Late Night Yoga 9:15 - 10 PM
Studio B
  Time Location Instructor
8:15 - 9 AM
Studio B
BODYPUMP™ Noon - 12:45 PM
Studio B
Restorative Yoga 5:30 - 6:30 PM
Studio B
Zumba® Step & Toning
5:45 - 6:45 PM
Studio A
Cycle Circuits
7 - 7:45 PM Studio A
Lauren D.
  Time Location Instructor
BODYFLOW™ 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Studio B Les Mills Virtual
HIIT Noon - 12:45 PM Studio A
Buti® Yoga Noon - 12:45 PM Studio B
5:30 - 6:30 PM
Studio B Crystal
  Time Location Instructor
10:30 - 11:30 AM
Studio B Les Mills Virtual
BODYFLOW™ 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
Studio B Les Mills Virtual
  Time Location Instructor
5 - 5:45 PM
TRX Room
Hip Hop Fitness
5 - 5:45 PM
Studio B Janae
Yoga 6 - 6:45 PM
Studio B Corina

Enjoy Recreation and Wellness' FREE THRIVE Mindful Moments Sessions

  • A quiet, relaxing environment open to all. Drop-in anytime.
  • September 9 - December 8: Weekly in Studio B
  • Mondays: 3 - 5 PM | Wednesdays: 7 -9 PM | Fridays: 1 - 3 PM
  • Group Exercise membership not required.  

Group Exercise Pricing

Unlimited Class Pass
Semester Academic Year
BGSU Student/SRC Member $55 $95
BGSU Faculty/Staff/Retiree/Alumni $70
SRC Non-Member $100 $170
After Work Pass
Eligible to attend classes that start between 5 - 6 PM
$40 $75
One Day Class Pass: $5

Course Descriptions

The classes listed below are offered at some point during the calendar year, and not all are offered every semester. 


Build strength with this dance, Pilates, and functional fitness fusion class. Barre offers a little bit of everything; including planks, pulses, holds, and unique euipment to ensure a whole body, kick-butt workout! 


Love music and weight-lifting? Check out this high-energy weight lifting class to build lean, toned muscles. This class challenges you with a full body workout using high repetitions paired with light to moderate weights to burn calories, tone muscles quickly, and gain strength. Trained instructors keep you motivated, educated, and inspired to come back for more! 

Learn More: https://www.lesmislls.com/us/workouts/fitness-classes/bodypump/


Cycle your way to increased cardiovascular fitness! This 45-minute class focuses on increasing strength and improving your cardiovascular system. Work your way through hills, jumps, sprints, and climbs with high-energy music to become a stronger you!

  • Check out Cycle and Core for all these benefits plus a distinct focus on strengthening the core! 
Cycle Circuits

Try this awesome fusion class to incorporate the benefits of cycling and exercise circuits all in one class! Set to high-energy music, challenge, and strengthen your entire body with cycle circuits, and off-bike exercises.

Total Body Burn

Looking for total body strength and cardio in one class? Total Body Burn is the class for you! Try this High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) circuit class designed to deliver a fun, calorie burning sweat session. The class utilizes body weight, exercise equipment, and cardio moves for a total body workout. The exercise equipment utilized includes: free weights, kettlebells, and TRX® suspension training equipment. 

TRX® Cardio Core Circuits

This versatile class combines the calorie blasting ideals of cardio circuit training while developing a strong core along the way. It utilizes TRX® suspension training equipment, ViPR, Kettlebells, BOSUs, and free weights to get your sweat on and strengthen your entire body in 45-minutes!

Buti Yoga

This class provides a fresh, dynamic twist to your usual yoga experience. Try Buti Yoga for a fun, empowering class that combines power yoga with cardio-intensive West African dance moves and primal movement to sculpt long, lean muscles. Leave class feeling proud, strong, and sweaty.

Learn More: https://butiyoga.com

Restorative Yoga

A slow-paced yoga class including passive stretches such as light twists, seated forward folds, and gentle backbends supported by props that allow you to completely relax and rest. All levels are welcome. Enjoy this specialty yoga class to feel like a better version of YOU!.


This class leads you through a variety of yoga and balance poses to increase strength and flexibility in a serene environment. Yoga allows you to strengthen your body and mind, and leaves you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed.

Yoga for All

Discover flexibility and build strength in this yoga class for EVERYONE, especially those brand new to yoga and seasoned practitioners. We will use props to explore how to align the poses with your body. Expect to laugh, work, and rest--have it all in Yoga for All! Instructor, Amanda Rzicznek, enthusiastically approaches teaching yoga with an open heart, acute attention to alignment, and a sense of humor. A lover of writing and literature, she teaches full-time in BGSU's English Department too!

Aqua Fit

This shallow water aqua class combines cardio and strength training that is low impact and easy on the joints. Instructors guide you through various exercises while utilizing aqua equipment and resistance from the water to provide a fun, full body workout! All fitness levels welcome.

Aqua Zumba®

Join Falcon Fitness for a “pool” party! This aqua class integrates a cardio dance formula and philosophy with traditional aqua fitness disciplines. This fun dance class blends it all together into a safe, challenging, water-based workout that is cardio conditioning, body-toning, and most of all, enjoyable!

Hip Hop Fitness

Tired of the elliptical? Try this dance cardio class to keep you moving, sweating, and grooving. This class incorporates hip hop elements of dance fitness with traditional cardio moves for a high-energy, calorie burning class that leaves you feeling fierce, sweaty, and strong! 

Kickboxing & Core

Enjoy this fusion class that combines traditional kickboxing, cardio, and core strengthening exercises in one awesome class. All levels are welcome. Participants focus on learning, executing, and enhancing their kickboxing form and technique for the first 30-minutes of class, then finish off with an ab sculpting and core strengthening session prior to the cool-down and full body stretch. Leave this class feeling strong and powerful!


POUND® is a full body, easy to follow, cardio jam session! This format combines high-energy music, and continual upper-body movement using lightly weighted drumsticks to deliver a fun and effective workout. You'll jam, POUND®, and sculpt your way through a fierce sweaty session.  

Learn More: https://poundfit.com/about/


This class combines kickboxing and high-intensity interval training to deliver a knockout workout. Instructors incorporate kickboxing moves while instructing proper form and technique to get your body sculpted and strong. A high-energy and high-intensity workout will leave you feeling powerful and fit! 

Learn More: https://www.beachbodylive.com/turbokick/

WERQ Dance Fitness®

WERQ® is a fiercely fun dance fitness workout class based on pop, rock, and hip-hop music taught by Certified Fitness Professionals. The signature WERQ® warmup previews the dance steps used throughout class, so you’ll feel rockstar-ready by the end of class! The signature WERQ™ cool-down focuses on balance and yoga inspired poses to help the body stretch effectively after WERQing it.  

Learn More: https://werqfitness.com/


Join the Falcon Fitness Dance party! Zumba® fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a high-energy, calorie blasting, total body cardio dance workout. It provides a great mix of Latin flavor and international beats designed to tone and sculpt your entire body while dancing your workout away!


Try this strength class for a calorie burning, muscle toning, and high intensity exercise experience. This new class format combines body weight, muscle conditioning, cardio , and plyometric training moves synced with original music designed to match every move in the class. Let the music move, inspire, and challenge you to become a better you! 

Les Mills Virtual workouts are up-to-date with the latest moves and music, proven in the lab to deliver results. Experience the most motivating and inspiring fitness classes with the perfect meld of style and technique. Keep motivated from starrt to end and become successful in reaching your goals with world-class instructors. Learn more on the Les Mills Virtual Page.

BODYPUMP™ - Transform your body with a breakthrough in resistance workout training, focusing on low weight loads and high repetition movements to challenge all major muscle groups. Burn fat, gain strength and quickly produce lean body muscle conditioning during squats, presses, lifts and curls. With great music, a choice of weight and highly-trained instructors, you can get the results you’ve been looking for!

  • Improves strength and general fitness
  • Shape and tone muscles
  • Protects bones and joints
  • Up to 800 repetitions each workshop
  • Feel confident and GET IN SHAPE FAST!

BODYFLOW™ - Yoga-Based
CXWORX™ - Core Training
*GRIT™ - 30-minute high intensity interval training - This is an advanced High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) workout and is not recommended for beginners.
SPRINT™ - 30-minute cycle workout that uses high intensity interval training

innovative gym classesAn innovative exercise tool that helps build lean muscle, boost metabolism, tighten the core and increase endurance. This is a body weight workout that encourages "All Core All the Time!" 


  • Functional
  • Maximize training time
  • Weight bearing
  • Improve balance
  • Increase core strength
  • Unlimited versatility
  • IT’S FUN!!!

When TRX classes are offered they are included on the Group X schedule and additional fees do not apply! Purchase a Group X pass at the Student Recreation Center or Perry Field House Welcome Desk. TRX® Suspension Training is held in the Functional Training Zone.

Falcon Fitness offers private, individualized TRX® Suspension Training. Prices are based on personal training fees.  

For More Information Contact Karyn Smith at 419.372.9309 or karync@bgsu.edu

Change the way you train! Learn more at www.trxtraining.com.

Patrons and guests with disabilities are requested to indicate if special services, assistance, or appropriate modifications are needed to fully participate. Contact Accessibility Services at access@bgsu.edu or 419.372.8495 prior to the activity.