In-Studio Classes & FAQ

We are BEYOND EXCITED to welcome you back to the hot room and to reconnect with you in person!

 

Please see the important guidelines for return below, they are all designed to keep you safe, happy, healthy and enjoying this practice we all love so much.


With the detailed information below you will know exactly what to expect before, during and after any in-studio classes.  

 

HOW ARE YOU KEEPING THE STUDIO CLEAN AND SANITARY? 

  • All safety measures and precautions are in strict accordance with the guidelines set forth by the NYS Department of Health; most are familiar to us at this point:

  • Please stay home if you are not feeling well or have been exposed to Covid-19 in the past 14 days.

  • If you have been fully vaccinated (2 weeks after last dose), you may choose to wear or not wear a mask. You must show proof of vaccination. If you have not been vaccinated, you are welcome in class, but must wear a mask at all times.

  • Practice good hygiene and frequent hand washing

  • Maintain 6 ft. social distance at all times

  • Daily cleaning protocols have been thoroughly updated and will be strictly enforced by staff members. All Balance staff members are committed to cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting surfaces and high touch areas such as door handles and countertops before and after each and every single in-studio class.  

  • The studio will now accommodate 15 students + the instructor; comfortably socially distanced. 

  • Distancing signage is visible throughout the studio - note the 6 feet of spacing at the front desk. 

  • HEPA filters have been added to the HVAC system which is a forced air system that automatically brings fresh air into the studio whether generating heat or cooling.

  • There is now an air purification system in place in the studio lobby.

  • There are several sanitizing stations located throughout the studio. 

HOW DO I PREPARE FOR MY FIRST IN-STUDIO CLASS?

  • You MUST PRE-REGISTER HERE at least 15 minutes before class begins. 

  • You’ll notice that for many classes, there are two options (ONLINE & IN-STUDIO) make sure you sign up for the right one! CONTACT US if you need assistance. 

  • A late cancellation fee will now apply if a class is not cancelled 12 hours prior to the start; late cancels and no shows will be charged for class. 

  • Please limit non-essential items you bring into the studio as the locker rooms will not be available for personal storage during this time.

  • IMPORTANT! Please CONTACT US with updated address or phone numbers prior to your first visit. Accurate and current information is absolutely required for contact tracing purposes.  

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING FOR CLASS?

  • Yoga Mat + Water + Towel + Props (blocks, strap etc)

  • Water can be purchased by the bottle and we have a water fountain available for refills.

  • At this time we do not have any rentals. If you do forget something, you can purchase mats, blocks, straps, water bottles, clothes etc..

 

WHAT CAN I EXPECT WHEN I ARRIVE AT THE STUDIO FOR CLASS?

  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes prior to class. Anticipate longer lines at check in to accommodate the temperature and health screens.   

  • A temperature check is required upon entry for Balance staff and students.  A temperature 99.6 ℉ or above will not be admitted in accordance with NYS law. 

  • The studio will now accommodate 15 students + the instructor; comfortably socially distanced. 

 

WHAT CAN I EXPECT ONCE THE CLASS IS OVER?

  • Anti-bacterial wipes are available in the studio. Please wipe down the area around your yoga mat after class.

  • We no longer have mat spray available to sanitize your yoga mat, but we encourage you to bring your own. Check out the DIY spray HERE!  

  • Please collect all of your belongings prior to exiting the yoga studio. 

  • Please do not linger in the studio, bathroom or front lobby.

  • Showers are now available - please continue to bring a towel.

 

WHAT ARE THE PRICING OPTIONS? 

 

Many studios have raised prices, but we have kept ours the same. BUY HERE NOW!

 

Balance Members - $99 unlimited in-studio and online classes (w/ $199 initiation)

 

In-studio Single Class - $30

In-Studio 10 Pack: $250

 

Online Single Class - $15

Online 10 Pack: $125


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Can I bring a friend/family member to class? Absolutely! Please make sure they sign in online at least 15 minutes prior to the start of class.

 

Do you offer private lessons? Yes! We offer private lessons online, in-studio or at a mutually agreed upon location. One person or several! Details and pricing located HERE.

 

Will there be enough cleaning supplies? Yes. There are sanitizing stations located throughout the studio. The hot room has heavy duty sanitizing wipes and tissues; instructors will advise on proper cleaning practices in each class.

 

Will I have access to the locker rooms and showers? Yes! Restrooms and showers are available. 

 

Do members still have to check in at the front desk? Yes, all members must check in at the front desk . Please be patient and allow 6 ft of space between students. There is signage on the floor as a reference.

 

If I've been vaccinated, do I need to wear a mask? No. Please bring proof of vaccination; you have a choice to wear or not wear a mask. If you have not been fully vaccinated, you are welcome in class, but we require a mask at all times. All Balance Yoga staff members have been fully vaccinated.

Who can I contact with questions, comments, or concerns? Please contact Carolyn and Dave at info@balanceyogany.com at any time. 

We're in this together. Please be in touch with any and all questions/comments; we ALWAYS want to hear from you. 

 

Namaste.

Carolyn & Dave