by Lisa A. Grimaldi | November 17, 2014

Aqua spinning, a type of spin class conducted in a pool, is gaining in popularity for its calorie-burning, gentle-on-the-joints workout. Among spots offering the activity are Aqua Studio in New York City ( and, in the Dominican Republic, both the Paradisus Punta Cana and Paradisus Palma Real resorts (

Photograph by Franck Boston,