7 Exercise Classes in Corpus Christi to Try

7 Local Exercise Classes & Groups to Try in Corpus Christi

Seven local exercise classes in Corpus Christi to help you get moving and stay happy and healthy this season.

From dancing to kickboxing and everything in between, there are so many wonderful local fitness classes and gyms to choose from. Whether you’re looking to switch up your workout routine or to kickstart it into action, here are seven local exercise classes in Corpus Christi to consider. 

Running w/

CC Run Club After Dark

If you’re looking for a more social workout experience, drop into one of the CC Run Club After Dark’s weekly runs. Locations and routes vary, but as one of the Coastal Bend’s largest collaborative social run clubs, you’re sure to meet a new friend or two while getting those steps in. Plus, some runs end with a happy hour at a local bar. @ccrunclubafterdark

Kickboxing w/

Weapons at Hand MMA Academy

Kickboxing combines many components to make for one fast-paced, high-intensity workout. Balance, coordination, endurance and mental focus all come together and create an almost meditative experience. Weapons at Hand MMA Academy has classes for a variety of skill levels, plus a women-only class. 

photo of the owners of Somos Yoga
Photography by Taylor Cravey

Hot Yoga w/ 


Work the mind, body and spirit with a yoga class at SOMOS Yoga. This local yoga studio, with two locations, offers a variety of warm and hot yoga classes such as Warm Hatha, Warm Slow Flow, Hot Vinyasa Hot Power Flow and Hot Baptiste, to name a few. somos.yoga

Group Training w/ 

Pinnacle Performance & Fitness

Join the Smart Group Personal Training program at Pinnacle Performance & Fitness for highly qualified coaches, versatile workouts and an inclusive fitness family. Each group session is separated into three levels: individualized care, foundational strength and progressive weight training. Here you can expect strength training, low-impact movements and HIIT conditioning.  

Dancing w/ 

ZuMama Fitness

Dancing works your heart, helps build strong bones and muscles and can improve your balance. Plus, it’s just downright fun. ZuMama hosts Zumba classes for all ages and turns working out into a dance party. From Rise & Grind AM classes to Boom MuscleX classes, the local studio can help you meet those fitness goals. @zumamafitnessllc

Photo provided by Water Dog Yoga, SUP & Barre

Beach Barre Fitness w/ 

Water Dog Yoga, SUP & Barre

Take your workout class to the beach with this unique barre class from Water Dog. Prepare to work the entire body on the sand — focusing on sculpting and toning, along with posture work and a bit of cardio. This all-level class combines mat work, barre exercises, arm strength movements and stretching. 

Mat Pilates w/ 

Highline Pilates

Two of Corpus Christi’s newest fitness studios, Highline Pilates and Zaya Yoga, have partnered to create a great mat Pilates class. Join Highline’s owner Spencer Gambill every Monday and Tuesday for a series of exercises aimed at sculpting your muscles and strengthening your core.  @highlinepilates1 @zayayogacc