On Monday, June 20th, 2016, nearly 200 members of the NYC fitness community and beyond came together at Bandier in Flatiron for "Guns Against Gun Violence," a campaign conceived by The Sweat Life Founder, Aly Teich in collaboration with photographer Chris Fanning, and fundraising platform Spotfund, in response to the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando and in support of all victims of gun violence. Together we stand in solidarity, using the strength of our “guns,” to show that love will always be stronger than hate. 

We are proud to use OUR 'guns' to make a symbolic statement against violence, but we also want to give back more tangibly. So, we have partnered with Spotfund to raise money for OneOrlando and the families of the victims of the Orlando shooting. We please ask for your support in these efforts. Every dollar counts (as you will see through Spotfund!)

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Chris Mason + Brian Belardi, Spotfund + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer 

Chris Mason + Brian Belardi, Spotfund + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer 

Barry’s Bootcamp Team

Barry’s Bootcamp Team

Kym Perfetto, Kym Nonstop

Kym Perfetto, Kym Nonstop

Britney Byfield, SOLACE NEW YORK

Britney Byfield, SOLACE NEW YORK

Diana Garrett + Aaron Thouvenin, Surfset NYC

Diana Garrett + Aaron Thouvenin, Surfset NYC

Natalie Kathleen + JD Roeser + Jason Roeser, The JIBS Life

Natalie Kathleen + JD Roeser + Jason Roeser, The JIBS Life

Alison Cohen, Flywheel

Alison Cohen, Flywheel

Brittany Ignas, Circuit of Change / SLT

Brittany Ignas, Circuit of Change / SLT

Amanda Max

Amanda Max

Nerijus Bagdonas, Train P3

Nerijus Bagdonas, Train P3

Lindsey Valdez + Lauren Taus + Rebecca Hajek, Pure Yoga / Yoga Vida

Lindsey Valdez + Lauren Taus + Rebecca Hajek, Pure Yoga / Yoga Vida

Bandier Team

Bandier Team

Andrew Torrey + Chris Perna + Jack Sheehan, Bandier

Andrew Torrey + Chris Perna + Jack Sheehan, Bandier

SWERVE Fitness Team

SWERVE Fitness Team

The Fhitting Room Team

The Fhitting Room Team

Amy Freeze, ABC7 News

Amy Freeze, ABC7 News

Troy Brooks, YG Studios

Troy Brooks, YG Studios

Uplift Studios Team

Uplift Studios Team

Marisa Kochnover + Lisa Niren, CycleBar

Marisa Kochnover + Lisa Niren, CycleBar

Erika Shannon + Mireya D’Angelo

Erika Shannon + Mireya D’Angelo

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer

Jared Stein, WillyB CrossFit

Jared Stein, WillyB CrossFit

Terez Team + Steve Madden, CEO of Steven Madden

Terez Team + Steve Madden, CEO of Steven Madden

Jera Foster Fell, Workout Bean

Jera Foster Fell, Workout Bean

Kelvin Gary + Kira Stokes

Kelvin Gary + Kira Stokes

Flex Studios Team

Flex Studios Team

Katherine Greiner, KGBody

Katherine Greiner, KGBody

Face Art by Melissa Team

Face Art by Melissa Team

Chris Mason + Brian Belardi, Spotfund

Chris Mason + Brian Belardi, Spotfund

Frank Acosta, Manhattan Milk

Frank Acosta, Manhattan Milk

Holly Rilinger, Flywheel

Holly Rilinger, Flywheel

Tony Richardson, Former NFL Fullback

Tony Richardson, Former NFL Fullback

Sylvie Curci, Acro Yogi + Alex Silver Fagan, CityRow / SOLACE NEW YORK

Sylvie Curci, Acro Yogi + Alex Silver Fagan, CityRow / SOLACE NEW YORK

Taryn Toomey, The Class by Taryn Toomey

Taryn Toomey, The Class by Taryn Toomey

Flywheel + Flybarre Team

Flywheel + Flybarre Team

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Lauren Scala, New York LIVE

Lauren Scala, New York LIVE

Stacy London, Celebrity Stylist and Author

Stacy London, Celebrity Stylist and Author

Jamal Smith, Equinox

Jamal Smith, Equinox

Kara Liotta, Flybarre

Kara Liotta, Flybarre

Jen Jones + Conor Yates, New Love City

Jen Jones + Conor Yates, New Love City

Alex Blodgett, CYC + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Alex Blodgett, CYC + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Amanda Max + Chad “String” Stringfellow

Amanda Max + Chad “String” Stringfellow

Kenny Santucci, SOLACE NEW YORK

Kenny Santucci, SOLACE NEW YORK

Seamus Mullen, Chef at Tertulia / El Colmado

Seamus Mullen, Chef at Tertulia / El Colmado

Seth Maynard, SWERVE/ Shadowbox + Danny Zapata, Flywheel/ CityRow + Mario Martinez, Flywheel + Ian Richardson, SLT

Seth Maynard, SWERVE/ Shadowbox + Danny Zapata, Flywheel/ CityRow + Mario Martinez, Flywheel + Ian Richardson, SLT

Shannon Algeo, Life Coach and Yogi

Shannon Algeo, Life Coach and Yogi

Lauren Taus, Life Coach/ Pure Yoga + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Lauren Taus, Life Coach/ Pure Yoga + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer

Brian Gallagher + Ryan Wilke, Throwback Fitness

Brian Gallagher + Ryan Wilke, Throwback Fitness

Troy Brooks + Brian Kendrick, YG Studios

Troy Brooks + Brian Kendrick, YG Studios

Bethany Meyers, SLT

Bethany Meyers, SLT

Brooke Mullen, Bam Fit NYC

Brooke Mullen, Bam Fit NYC

Erika Shannon + Natalia Petrzela, Intensati + Mireya D’Angelo + Patricia Moreno, Intensati

Erika Shannon + Natalia Petrzela, Intensati + Mireya D’Angelo + Patricia Moreno, Intensati

Kira Stokes

Kira Stokes

Erika Shannon

Erika Shannon

Nicholas Ferroni, Teacher

Nicholas Ferroni, Teacher

ModelFit Team

ModelFit Team

Gerren Liles, Equinox

Gerren Liles, Equinox

CityRow Team

CityRow Team

Dave Mandelbaum + Jess Lloyd, PANATEA Matcha

Dave Mandelbaum + Jess Lloyd, PANATEA Matcha

Nicole Meline, Peloton Cycle

Nicole Meline, Peloton Cycle

Ashley Chmelka, Sincerely AMC

Ashley Chmelka, Sincerely AMC

Steve Madden, Founder and Design Chief of Steven Madden

Steve Madden, Founder and Design Chief of Steven Madden

Sylvie Curci, Acro Yogi + Alex Silver Fagan, CityRow /SOLACE NEW YORK

Sylvie Curci, Acro Yogi + Alex Silver Fagan, CityRow /SOLACE NEW YORK

Sagan Schultz, WellWell

Sagan Schultz, WellWell

Dara Hart, Dogpound

Dara Hart, Dogpound

Sagan Schultz, WellWell + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Sagan Schultz, WellWell + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

SOLACE NEW YORK

SOLACE NEW YORK

Amy Freeze, ABC7 News + Taylor Cicchino, TC Fitness

Amy Freeze, ABC7 News + Taylor Cicchino, TC Fitness

Emily Farley + Gina Cavallo, EKG Project

Emily Farley + Gina Cavallo, EKG Project

James Scully + Andy Harris, SWERVE Fitness

James Scully + Andy Harris, SWERVE Fitness

Bari Studio Team

Bari Studio Team

CYC Team

CYC Team

Chad “String” Stringfellow

Chad “String” Stringfellow

Dan Giordano, Erwin Seguia, Sam Jorgenson, Bespoke Treatments

Dan Giordano, Erwin Seguia, Sam Jorgenson, Bespoke Treatments

Kenny Santucci + Alex Silver Fagan, SOLACE NEW YORK

Kenny Santucci + Alex Silver Fagan, SOLACE NEW YORK

Keri Glassman, Nutritious Life

Keri Glassman, Nutritious Life

Amanda Kloots, Studio B

Amanda Kloots, Studio B

Chase Rosen, Bandier + Christopher Perna

Chase Rosen, Bandier + Christopher Perna

Shannon Algeo, Life Coach and Yogi + Lauren Taus, Life Coach/ Pure Yoga

Shannon Algeo, Life Coach and Yogi + Lauren Taus, Life Coach/ Pure Yoga

Jason Tran, SWERVE/ The Fhitting Room + Seth Maynard, SWERVE/ Shadowbox

Jason Tran, SWERVE/ The Fhitting Room + Seth Maynard, SWERVE/ Shadowbox

Eric Salvador/ El Capitan + Dennys Lozada + Daury Dross + Farouk Houssein, The Fhitting Room

Eric Salvador/ El Capitan + Dennys Lozada + Daury Dross + Farouk Houssein, The Fhitting Room

Mile High Run Club Team

Mile High Run Club Team

Mireya D’Angelo

Mireya D’Angelo

Elianne Alexander

Elianne Alexander

Natalia Petrzela + Patricia Moreno, Intensati

Natalia Petrzela + Patricia Moreno, Intensati

Frank Acosta, Manhattan Milk + Lauren Scala, New York LIVE

Frank Acosta, Manhattan Milk + Lauren Scala, New York LIVE

Jamie Menaker + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Jamie Menaker + Aly Teich, The Sweat Life

Tracy Carlinsky + Chelsea File, Brooklyn Bodyburn

Tracy Carlinsky + Chelsea File, Brooklyn Bodyburn

Amanda Schabes + Zara Terez Tisch, Terez

Amanda Schabes + Zara Terez Tisch, Terez

Eve Kessner + Madeleine Starkey

Eve Kessner + Madeleine Starkey

Bec Donlan, Sweat with Bec

Bec Donlan, Sweat with Bec

Fred DeVito + Bergen Wheeler + Julie Bobeck, Exhale

Fred DeVito + Bergen Wheeler + Julie Bobeck, Exhale

Terez Team

Terez Team

Jenn Seracuse + Jackie Dragone, Flex Studios

Jenn Seracuse + Jackie Dragone, Flex Studios

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer

Aly Teich, The Sweat Life + Chris Fanning, Photographer