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YMCA OF WESTERN CT

Enhanced Fitness

EnhancedFitness Senior Fitness Class at YMCA

 

A Remote 16 Week Exercise Program Begins Soon!

Program Starts June 7, 2021

The Enhanced®Fitness program is an evidence-based program which fosters improved health and well-being in participants, including enhanced balanceflexibility and strength leading to a healthier, more confident individual. Enhance Fitness focuses on dynamic cardiovascular exercise, strength training, balance, and flexibility—everything older adults need to maintain health and function as they age.

Class consists of:

  • A 5-minute warm up to prepare muscles and joints for movement
  • A 20-minute aerobics workout choreographed to music that gets participants moving while standing or seated
  • A 5-minute cool-down A 20-minute strength training segment to improve muscular strength and endurance
  • A 20-minute strength training segment to improve muscular strength and endurance
  • A 5-10 minute stretch segment to increase flexibility

Participants may use a chair during exercise. Instructors modify exercises as needed for each participant. Weights will be provided for participants.

Location: Classes held via ZOOM, a link will be shared after you register.

Class Schedule: Mondays 10:30am, Wednesdays & Fridays 9:15am Led by: Certified Enhanced®Fitness Instructors

Details: Exercise from the comfort of your home with certified instructors who will help improve your flexibility, strength and balance over a 16-week period. Your progress will be monitored through a fitness test within the first week and then again at the end of the 16-week program.

Launch Date: Monday, June 7, 2021

Fee: $50 for Members and Non-members

Enrollment is limited. A YMCA membership is not required to participate in the Enhanced®Fitness program.

Register By Contacting:

Debbie Nichols at 203.775.4444 ext. 136

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