Universal Athletic Club offers The SilverSneakers Fitness Program especially for older adults, giving you the opportunity to participate in fun exercise classes and social gatherings as you improve your health and physical activity.
The SilverSneakers Fitness program is covered by some health insurance companies. Please check with your insurance provider for details.
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July 2016 Newsletter
SilverSneaker® CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:
Have fun and move to the music through a variety of exercises designed to increase muscular strength, range of movement, and activity for daily living skills. Hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles, and a ball are offered for resistance; and a chair is used for seated and/or standing support.
Combine fun with fitness to increase your cardiovascular and muscular endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Upper body strength work and hand-held weights, elastic tubing with handles and a ball is alternated with non-impact aerobic choreography. A chair is offered for support.
Get Up & Go with an aerobics class for you – safe, heart-healthy and gentle on the joints. The workout includes easy-to-follow low-impact movement, and upper-body strength, abdominal conditioning, stretching and relaxation exercises designed to energize your active lifestyle.
YogaStretch will move your whole body through a complete series of seated and standing yoga poses. Chair support is offered to safely perform a variety of postures designed to increase flexibility, balance and range of movement. Restorative breathing exercises and a final relaxation will promote stress reduction and mental clarity.
Activate your aqua exercise urge for variety! SilverSplash offers LOTS of fun and shallow water moves to improve agility, flexibility, and cardiovascular endurance. No swimming ability is required, and a special SilverSneakers(R) kickboard is used to develop strength, balance, and coordination.
For more information on The SilverSneakers Program at Universal, please call 717-569-5396 and ask to speak to a member services representative.