May 7, 2024 - Business

Live long and prosper — for $40,000 a year

Yoga participants reach toward the sky on a skyscraper

People participate in the "Sky High" yoga class on the 1,131-foot-tall, 100th story outdoor observation deck at The Edge in New York City's Hudson Yards on May 17 in a summer partnership with Equinox. Photo: Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images

Equinox wants to make you the next Methuselah.

State of play: The fitness studio is partnering with Function Health to provide personalized longevity training and biological consulting to wealthy clients.

  • The ballpark cost: "about $40,000 or more for the year," CNBC reported.

Zoom in: Features include: "advanced lab tests" and a "customized, performance-driven program" to help you maximize your life span.

  • On its website, Function Health says its mission is to "empower you to live 100 healthy years."

💭 Nathan's thought bubble: The challenge here is you can't live 100 healthy years if you run of out of money first.


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