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Where to Buy Local for Fitness Options in DSM

2021 Fitness Buying Guide

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is continuing to look local first when it comes to buying from Greater Des Moines (DSM) shops, restaurants and more. By supporting small businesses, the money you spend in the region will stay within the community. This week’s #DSMlocal buying guide is for fitness and health-conscious options for returning to work since the pandemic. Check out the featured items below for where to dine with friends and family in DSM.


BrickHouse Fitness

Featured Item: Free Group Class
Description: Join a fitness class at BrickHouse Fitness. There are options for beginners and advanced members.

Crossfit Poweshiek

Featured Item: 10-Class Punch Card
Description: Sign up for a 10-class punch card at Crossfit Poweshiek. Discounts are available for students, married couples, active military, fire and police and Paul W. Ahrens Fitness Center members.

Fleet Feet Des Moines

Featured Item: Race Training Programs
Description: Whether you’re a beginner to the world of running or training for your next race, Fleet Feet offers training programs for every type of runner. Training Programs are available for the following distances: 5K, 10K, Half-Marathon.


Featured Item: Training
Description: Fitness training options at Fuerza include: individual, small group, buddy and sports specific training.

Iowa Bike Co.

Featured Item: Electric Mountain Bike
Description: This bike will keep you on two wheels no matter the distance or terrain, and Iowa Bike Co. will hook you up!

Nick Jarosh Fitness

Featured Item: Boot Camp
Description: A high-intensity program, Boot Camp is 30-45 minutes of exercise with class times beginning at 4:15 a.m.

Pure Barre

Featured Item: Signature Barre Classes
Description: Signature Barre Classes at Pure Barre, with locations in Ankeny and West Des Moines, focuses on low impact, high intensity movements. Tone and strengthen your muscles! If you’re new to barre, check out the “Foundations” class.

Find a list of all Member fitness businesses in DSM here.

Health-Conscious Options

CoreBuilt Wellness

Featured Item: Well-Being Programs at Work
Description: Help your employees increase engagement and productivity at work! Whether you’re looking for solutions for a small business or large corporation, CoreBuilt Wellness can help.

Dinner Dispatch

Featured Item: Discounted Meals
Description: Use the coupon code DinnerDeal10 to receive 10% off the entire month of dinners!

Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy

Featured Item: Live Online Workshops
Description: With locations around DSM, Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy is committed to helping you manage your movement.

Natural Health Improvement Center of Des Moines

Featured Item: Nutrition Response Testing
Description: If you have a chronic health condition, Natural Health Improvement Center of Des Moines offers testing that can help you find the source of your health issue and give you the tools to correct it.

Martial Arts

Pinnacle Jiu Jitsu University

Featured Item: Student Membership
Description: Enjoy a seven-day free trial and unlimited classes for 12 months for $120! Classes include mixed martial arts, youth/teen/adult/womens Jiu Jitsu classes and combaitves scenario training.

Tiger Rock Martial Arts

Featured Item: Intro to Martial Arts Class
Description: Try the Intro to Martial Arts Class at Tiger Rock Martial Arts in Waukee.

Triumph Martial Arts

Featured Item: Krav Maga Classes
Description: Triumph Martial Arts offers Krav Maga classes that prepare its students for the unexpected through their self-defense training.

Find a list of all Member martial arts businesses in DSM here.


Cairn Yoga & Wellness Studio

Featured Item: Consultation + Free Week of Yoga
Description: Schedule a consultation and receive a free week of yoga to heal your body through intentional movement.

Power Life Yoga

Featured Item: Outdoor Bootcamp
Description: Get healthy by participating in classes taught in a heated or semi-heated environment.


Featured Item: First Class Free
Description: YogaSix offers classes with body benefits for all! Try the 101, Slow Flow, Restore, Hot, Power, Sculpt & Flow, Outdoor or Virtual classes.

Find a list of all Member yoga businesses in DSM here.

The original #DSMlocal Buying Guide offers gift ideas for a variety of recipients from bookworms to pet lovers and more. Throughout the year, The Partnership will continue to add even more buying guides to encourage buying local, curated with DSM shops, restaurants and service providers in mind for shoppers like you! The Partnership’s most recent guides are listed below:

If you’re a business owner and Member of The Partnership interested in being featured in one of the buying guides, sign up here.

Greater Des Moines Partnership

The Greater Des Moines Partnership is the economic and community development organization that serves Greater Des Moines (DSM), Iowa. Together with 24 Affiliate Chambers of Commerce, more than 6,500 Regional Business Members and more than 365 Investors, The Partnership drives economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Through innovation, strategic planning and global collaboration, The Partnership grows opportunity, helps create jobs and promotes DSM as the best place to build a business, a career and a future. Learn more at DSMpartnership.com.