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Not seeing the New Year's results you want from your regular spin classes and elliptical machines? With all due respect to those tried-and-true faves, you need some spice in your fitness regimen. As your body adapts to a workout routine, repeating more of the same exercises won't cut it. For better results, add a little cardio and strength variety to your week.

Here are 10 fun options that will whip you into shape fast, plus drop-in class pricing to help you set your budget. (Note: Studios are mapped from north to south.)

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1. Sweat Republic SF

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2184 Greenwich St
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 896-4405
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If fear of cold water and great whites is keeping you from hanging 10, head over to Sweat Republic, stat. This ultra-chill studio is known for its Surfset indoor surfing classes. Practice your paddling and pop-ups while getting a killer core workout. And if you wipeout? At least you'll land on the non-shark-infested floor. $25/class.

2. BurnSF

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1463 Broadway
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 829-3331
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Part Pilates, part bouncy-cardio party, the beauty of Burn is that it works muscles you never knew you had. After an hour of resistance work with the Pilates springboard, free weights and burpees, you'll see that the workout lives up to its name. $22/class.

3. House of Air

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926 Old Mason St.
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 345-9675
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House of Air is always a blast during open jump time, but you can also visit the Presidio-based spot for its 50-minute "air conditioning" classes. Go for a full body workout that allows you to bounce, fly, and spin while strengthening your core, toning your muscles and burning calories. $18/class.

4. Aerial Artique

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132 9th St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 658-7988
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Fitness takes flight at Aerial Artique, the SoMa aerial studio. Sign up for a workshop or drop in for a silks or lyra class to get ripped and learn how to fly. If all goes well, you can run off and join Cirque du Soleil. Added bonus: "I do aerial silks" is a great conversation starter. $35/class.

5. Hit Fit

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2345 Harrison St
San Francisco, CA 94110
Thanks to models like Adriana Lima and Gigi Hadid, boxing is having a moment among women who have no plans to ever step into the ring. It's a great way to combine strength and conditioning while blowing off steam, and Hit Fit is one of the coolest, friendliest places where you can give it a try. $30/class

6. Core40

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3726 Cesar Chavez Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 776-2673
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Yeah, your Pilates studio is nice, but is it located in a former church? Head over to the Core40 "Community Center" on Sunday mornings (or any other day) for the popular Megaformer classes. The 40-minute sessions focus on constant tension and slow, controlled movements to make every minute count. When your muscles start quivering, look to the organ or the stained glass window for distraction. $35/class.

7. Barry's Bootcamp

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2246 Lombard St
San Francisco, CA 94123
Burning a thousand calories sounds like a good way to spend an hour, right? So get thee to Barry's! The new Marina studio is one of the largest Barry's outposts in the world, with more spots to run and lift. Heading straight to brunch or drinks? This spot also has HUGE locker rooms with plenty of room to get ready for post-workout shenanigans. $30/class.

8. Pure Barre West Portal

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162 West Portal Ave
San Francisco, CA 94127
(415) 340-3946
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When it comes to booty-boosting, nothing compares to a barre workout. Head to West Portal's Pure Barre for a full-body toning session that will leave you feeling long, lean and thoroughly exhausted. $25/class

9. Yoga to the People

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2973 16th St Fl 5
San Francisco, CA 94103
The prices at most boutique studios could make you choke on your almond-milk latte, so the donation-based setup at Yoga to the People will come as a relief. Yogis in the know swear by this place. Yes, this studio is a fifth-floor walkup, but consider that your cardio before you settle in for YTTP's unheated vinyasa flow classes. $10/class suggested donation.

10. Uforia Studios

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1561 California St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 658-7915
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You don't have to wait for the next Beyonce dance class series to learn how to bust a move. Uforia's Hip Hop classes make werk-outs convenient and fun because you can squat and twerk your way to a better body. And yes, you'll break a sweat, too. $23/class.

1. Sweat Republic SF

2184 Greenwich St, San Francisco, CA 94123
If fear of cold water and great whites is keeping you from hanging 10, head over to Sweat Republic, stat. This ultra-chill studio is known for its Surfset indoor surfing classes. Practice your paddling and pop-ups while getting a killer core workout. And if you wipeout? At least you'll land on the non-shark-infested floor. $25/class.
2184 Greenwich St
San Francisco, CA 94123

2. BurnSF

1463 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94109
Part Pilates, part bouncy-cardio party, the beauty of Burn is that it works muscles you never knew you had. After an hour of resistance work with the Pilates springboard, free weights and burpees, you'll see that the workout lives up to its name. $22/class.
1463 Broadway
San Francisco, CA 94109

3. House of Air

926 Old Mason St., San Francisco, CA 94129
House of Air is always a blast during open jump time, but you can also visit the Presidio-based spot for its 50-minute "air conditioning" classes. Go for a full body workout that allows you to bounce, fly, and spin while strengthening your core, toning your muscles and burning calories. $18/class.
926 Old Mason St.
San Francisco, CA 94129

4. Aerial Artique

132 9th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Fitness takes flight at Aerial Artique, the SoMa aerial studio. Sign up for a workshop or drop in for a silks or lyra class to get ripped and learn how to fly. If all goes well, you can run off and join Cirque du Soleil. Added bonus: "I do aerial silks" is a great conversation starter. $35/class.
132 9th St
San Francisco, CA 94103

5. Hit Fit

2345 Harrison St, San Francisco, CA 94110
Thanks to models like Adriana Lima and Gigi Hadid, boxing is having a moment among women who have no plans to ever step into the ring. It's a great way to combine strength and conditioning while blowing off steam, and Hit Fit is one of the coolest, friendliest places where you can give it a try. $30/class
2345 Harrison St
San Francisco, CA 94110

6. Core40

3726 Cesar Chavez Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Yeah, your Pilates studio is nice, but is it located in a former church? Head over to the Core40 "Community Center" on Sunday mornings (or any other day) for the popular Megaformer classes. The 40-minute sessions focus on constant tension and slow, controlled movements to make every minute count. When your muscles start quivering, look to the organ or the stained glass window for distraction. $35/class.
3726 Cesar Chavez Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

7. Barry's Bootcamp

2246 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123
Burning a thousand calories sounds like a good way to spend an hour, right? So get thee to Barry's! The new Marina studio is one of the largest Barry's outposts in the world, with more spots to run and lift. Heading straight to brunch or drinks? This spot also has HUGE locker rooms with plenty of room to get ready for post-workout shenanigans. $30/class.
2246 Lombard St
San Francisco, CA 94123

8. Pure Barre West Portal

162 West Portal Ave, San Francisco, CA 94127
When it comes to booty-boosting, nothing compares to a barre workout. Head to West Portal's Pure Barre for a full-body toning session that will leave you feeling long, lean and thoroughly exhausted. $25/class
162 West Portal Ave
San Francisco, CA 94127

9. Yoga to the People

2973 16th St Fl 5, San Francisco, CA 94103
The prices at most boutique studios could make you choke on your almond-milk latte, so the donation-based setup at Yoga to the People will come as a relief. Yogis in the know swear by this place. Yes, this studio is a fifth-floor walkup, but consider that your cardio before you settle in for YTTP's unheated vinyasa flow classes. $10/class suggested donation.
2973 16th St Fl 5
San Francisco, CA 94103

10. Uforia Studios

1561 California St, San Francisco, CA 94109
You don't have to wait for the next Beyonce dance class series to learn how to bust a move. Uforia's Hip Hop classes make werk-outs convenient and fun because you can squat and twerk your way to a better body. And yes, you'll break a sweat, too. $23/class.
1561 California St
San Francisco, CA 94109