SUNDAY No Classes

MONDAY 6am & 530pm @ ME&I Fitness

TUESDAY 6am & 530pm @ ME&I Fitness


THURSDAY 6am @ Northside Yoga & 530pm @ ME&I

FRIDAY 6am & 530pm @ ME&I Fitness

SATURDAY Various Times & Locations








No Classes

6am 530pm

@ ME&I Fitness

6am 530pm

@ ME&I Fitness

No Classes

6am @ Northside Yoga 530pm

@ ME&I Fitness

6am 530pm

@ ME&I Fitness

Various Times


Class Descriptions

Boot Camp
Interval training, including lifting weights/objects, pushups/sit-ups, plyometrics, and various types of intense explosive routines including exercises using weights and/or body weight. Boot Camp will help participant lose body fat, increase cardiovascular efficiency and increase strength.

Circuit Training
Body conditioning or endurance training or resistance training using high-intensity. It targets strength building or muscular endurance. These workouts get the heart rate up and strengthen muscles at the same time. The circuit is typically 5 or 6 exercise stations where different muscles are activated. For example: 60 seconds of squats or bicep curls.

HIIT - High Intensity Interval Training
Is a form of interval training, a cardiovascular exercise strategy alternating short periods of intense anaerobic exercise with less intense recovery periods. HIIT is the concept where one performs a short burst of high intensity (or max-intensity) exercise followed by a brief low-intensity activity, repeatedly.

Strength & Conditioning
A lightweight workout using weights or resistance bands moved to the beat of the most popular music. Burn calories as you flow through a variety of exercises to sculpt and tone that body. You will experience improvements in your muscle tone, posture, balance and strength.


Move through sequences with intention, breath focus, and challenges of the mind's perceptions and assumptions about what you are capable of. You will have the tools at your fingertips of handling stress differently all while building strength and flexibility, on and off the mat.


Providing you with nutritional guidance through one-to-one discussions, food journaling and chats to make positive lifestyle changes.

Life Coaching

A variety of life-coaching activities to help bridge you to mindfulness, empowerment, and action forward moving.

Upcoming I2H Sessions: Location & Time TBD






Orientation 11/17/18

Start 11/19/18

End 01/26/19

Close 01/27/19

Orientation 02/09/19

Start 02/11/19

End 04/20/19

Close 04/21/19

Orientation 04/20/19

Start 04/22/19

End 06/28/19

Close 06/29/19

Orientation 07/13/19

Start 07/15/19

End 09/20/19

Close 09/21/19

Orientation 10/05/19

Start 10/07/19

End 12/13/19

Close 12/14/19

* dates are subject to change *


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge?

The Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge is an innovative, fun lifestyle program designed to help participants embrace and celebrate living healthy. It’s 10 weeks of morning workouts, nutrition programing, yoga and when weather permits, off-site “field trips.” The Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge is supported by community organizations and businesses that are interested in supporting healthy communities.

Why should I do the Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge?

Are you interested in eating better? Are you interested in adding physical activity to your daily routine? Then this challenge is for you. If you already eat well and workout routinely, then this program is for you, too. This challenge is about building a strong and vibrant community by making healthy connections.

Is the Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge a weight loss challenge?

No! While weight and measurements are recorded at the beginning, in the middle and again at the end of the challenge, this program is about overall wellness. It’s about making better lifestyle choices which lead to an improved life. Yes, participants lose weight and inches, but the focus is not just on weight loss.

What do I get as part of the Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge?

-Access to 3 60 minute fitness sessions -Beginning Yoga and Kinetic Therapy (Movement) -Nutritional Coach - Instruction on how to meal plan, meal prep, mindful grocery shopping, etc. -Life Coach - Learn how to take control of your life

When does the NEXT Challenge start?

Session XV starts Monday, February 11th, 2019. Classes: 6am at the Cora McCorvey YMCA (1015 North 4th Avenue, Minneapolis) 5:30pm at the ME&I Fitness and Performance Gym (1256 Penn Ave NMinneapolis).

How much does it cost?

Each session is $325. Sign up for Early Registration to take advantage of special discount rates.

How can I register?

Click the link to Register Online. For more information, please contact Batala McFarlane at or Angela Renee at Or call the Main Office at 612-588-1313.