Allan Lewis

Pumping Iron For The Payes Set

In Williamsburg, chasids and hipsters
are increasingly working out alongside
one another.

05/18/2010
Staff Writer

Taking a mid-afternoon break from running his busy Williamsburg restaurant, David Lowey hustled over to a new Bushwick gym and hopped on an elliptical machine, pedaling vigorously in his full Satmar regalia.

Tzitzit dangling from his black pants and payes swinging over his ears, the 290-pound 26-year-old breathed heavily, as he scrolled through the day’s Daf Yomi Talmud page online, from a touch-screen computer panel in front of him.

David  Lowey hits the elliptical and studies the Talmud at Green Fitness. Sharon Udasin
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