PantherFit Group Fitness Classes

PantherFIT group fitness classes are a FREE, fun, motivating, and challenging way to fit exercise into your daily schedule. in the Wellness & Recreation Center's Gold and Blue Fitness Rooms, our non-credit classes are led by highly skilled and nationally certified instructors. Generally, one hour in length, our cardio/strength and mind/body classes are a reflection of some of the latest trends in group fitness.

To accommodate the busy lifestyles of our participants, we offer classes during the mornings, afternoons, evenings and on weekends. Classes are scheduled each semester (exception on national holidays and university breaks/closings. Any FIU student or WRC member with an activated FIU ID may sign up for a class.

PantherFit Services

  • PantherFit Mind Body App

    To register for a PantherFit class you must use either the Mind Body website or app.

    You must use your FIU email address (i.e. rory123@fiu.edu) to create your MindBody account via the app or website.

    If a prompt appears indicating you have an account associated with your FIU email, select "That's Me!" and then "Email My Password" to have a password access email sent to your FIU account.

    If you have issues with your account, please email Lindsey Meeks (lmeek002@fiu.edu). 

  • PantherFit Policies

    Registration

    • Registration for classes opens 1 day prior to the class date via PantherFit app or our website.
    • Gold Members may call the WRC-MMC Front Desk at any time to schedule a class (up to a week prior to class start).
    • Individuals may register up until class start or until class is full, whichever comes first.
    • If the class is full, you can sign up for the Wait List. Wait listed participants will be allowed to enter class 5 minutes prior to class start.
    • If you are unable to attend a class, you may cancel without penalty up to 60 minutes prior to class start.
    • All PantherFIT participants must present an activated FIU photo OneCard ID at time of sign-in.

    General Attendance Policies

    • Classes begin at the scheduled start time, therefore, participants must arrive at least 5 minutes prior to the time of classReserved spots will be forfeited to an individual on the wait list 5 minutes prior to class. Late arrivals (5 minutes after class starts) will not be admitted into the class.
    • Individuals discovered "sneaking in" will be banned from the Wellness & Recreation Center and all programs for two weeks.
    • No-Show Policy: As a courtesy to others, a strict "3-Strike" no-show policy will be enforced. Individuals who sign up for, but fail to show for, 3 classes, will lose their eligibility to register for PantherFIT classes for the remainder of the semester.
    • If you must leave early from a class, please inform the instructor before class begins. Exercise at your own risk and at your own pace.
    • Please discontinue exercise if you feel faint, dizziness, fatigue, or discomfort. For your personal safety and well-being, please be sure to come to class properly nourished and hydrated. Notify the instructor immediately if you are not feeling well at any time during class.
    • Each participant is responsible for re-racking and wiping down any equipment used during a class (i.e. spinning® bikes, mats, jump ropes, weights).
    • Proper attire is required to participate and the instructor has the right to refuse any participant not dressed suitably for class.
    • Water bottles and personal towels are highly recommended for classes. Non-athletic style shoes are not allowed on fitness room floor surfaces.
  • Specialty Group Training Classes

    These classe are held twice a week for a total of 10 sessions. The cost is $50 for the entire 10 sessions. To sign up for any of the classes below please visit any of the WRC MMC front desks. Specialty Group Training Classes being offered in Fall 2019 are:

    Krav Maga                                                                                                                                Mondays Krav Maga is a fighting tactic primarily taught to soldiers within the Israeli Defense Forces. Patrons will be  taught high-stress leveled fighting. Spots are limited, accessories purchase of gloves required, inquiries for recommendations can be asked during  registration at the WRC front desk. Contact WRCfitness@fiu.edu with questions.

    Instructur: Joshua Mendez

    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7pm-8pm

    Classes will be held 1/21-2/20

     

    Aqua Beats
    An aquatics-based specialty fitness program designed to increase participant's physical fitness as you perform through lower impact movements set to the rhythm of an energizing soundtrack.
    Instructor: Angela Penalver
    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5pm-6pm

Fall 2019 PantherFit Schedule

Subject to change without notice.

Sign-Up Button option will appear below 1 day prior to class date! 

Gold Members may call the Front Desk (305)348-2575 at any time to sign-up for a class. 

Click on Class Name for description or Instructor Name for Bio.

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Modesto A. Maidique Campus
11290 SW 12th St.
WRC 101
Miami, FL 33199
305-348-2575
camprec@fiu.edu

Spring 2019 Hours of Operation

WRC-MMC

Monday – Thursday: 6:00AM – 11:00PM
Friday:  6:00AM – 9:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
Sunday: 10:00AM - 7:00PM