DESIGN HEAVYWEIGHT

Design Heavyweight

A high contrast boxing studio in Calgary delivers a one-two punch of knockout style.

Excerpt from Issue 38 of GRAY Magazine

UNDRCARD's environment recalls the multi-sensory experience of an underground urban nightclub. Rough interiors are elevated through a minimalist palette and group class soundtracks feature rare club remixes through to classic rap.
Set within the extant bones of the heritage building, the 22-foot-high space is divided into workout, reception, retail and cafe areas seperated by white wooden framing (Yo Adrian!, the juice and coffee bar whose name is a nod to the Rocky films, serves up plant based raw food snacks post workout).
The gym's now in it's second year and the local community is firmly in it's corner. "We achieved our goal. We make people feel inspired not just through movement, but through the whole environment". Read the full article here.

GRAY Magazine is a revered design publication reflecting on the intellect and culture of leading design coming out of the Pacific Northwest, U.S., and Canada. Issue 38

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