LACE 'EM UP
& GET MOVING
It isn't always easy and isn't always what you want to do. Our job, as your fitness coach and motivator, is to get you to success — one squat, one ball throw, one push-up, one step at a time!
For some, it means training for an event or getting in to skinny jeans. For others it means following the doctor's orders or reducing the risk of illness or injury. For us, always, it's re:active
re:active is Lisa Raphael
Over 15 years of dedication to helping folks achieve their fitness goals.
Lisa Raphael had been a fitness professional for over 15 years. At the University of California, Davis, Lisa received her certification in group fitness with a specialty in water exercise. She has since taught on both the east and west coasts, presented at fitness conferences, been a guest instructor at wellness spas and on cruise ships and has earned additional specialty certificates in indoor cycling and active older adult fitness. In addition, while in San Francisco, California she was the development director and owner of GOLDEN MOTION, a fitness program for the "mature fitness enthusiast".
Currently Lisa is a group fitness instructor and personal trainer in and around Manhattan. She teaches a variety of class types and trains a wide level of clients. Her fitness mission is to make fitness accessible to all and to create workouts that will make students and clients at any fitness level feel successful!
To date her fitness motto is – "The mountain is not in the way. The mountain IS the way."NEXT: Fit Classes & Personal Training
Fit Classes & Personal Training
There are many ways to workout with Lisa. She teaches group classes at a variety of New York's most popular gyms, runs several independent group fitness series and is available for individual training. Explore your options!
Classes taught in Manhattan are available to all on either a membership or guest pass basis. Classes are available at the following facilities - Crunch, Equinox Fitness, Jewish Community Center, New York Health and Racquet, Sports Club Reebok and and YMCA/Westside.
These sessions are arranged on an individual basis. Small group sessions are available for groups of 2, 3, or 4 people.
Cancellations & No-shows:Lisa accepts cancellations up to 5:00 AM on the day of your appointment. For cancellations that happen later than 5:00 AM on the day of our appointment, you will be charged one-half of your appointment rate. There is one allowable "no-show" without charge.
Billing:Lisa bills her clients on a monthly basis. She keeps accurate records of your workouts; however, if there is a mistake on the monthly billing, please alert her as soon as possible.
Rates:Her fees are based on a sliding scale. Each client chooses the rate that works within their budget. Her fee scale ranges from $55.00-75.00 and is based on a 1-hour workout.
Sessions:Sessions can be in durations of 30 minutes to 75 minutes and are determined by each client's goals and preferences.
Scheduling:Her schedule is committed up to 21 days in advance. Clients may book a single session or multiple sessions over the course of a week or two. Lisa encourages clients to find a "regular" time to meet but that is not required.
6:45pm - 7:30pm
Next Available Session:
Oct. 15 - Nov. 12
9:45am - 10:45am
Rockefeller Park, Tribeca (end of Chambers Street)
Next Available Session:
October 18 - November 15
TBA -- See you in September!
What Clients Are Saying
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How do I start?
It's said that "the journey of a 1000 miles begins with one step." In your case, the first step is filling out the email form below. Tell us what you're interested in knowing more about or ask questions about which service might best fit with your capabilities and timeline. We'll put you on the right track!