The SilverSneakers Fitness program is covered by some health insurance companies. Please check with your insurance provider for details.

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Next Steps:

  • For more information on The SilverSneakers Program at Universal, please call 717-569-5396 and ask to speak to a member services representative.
  • Discover The UAC Aquatics Center

Getting Better with Age!

Universal Athletic Club offers The SilverSneakers® Fitness Program especially for older adults.   It gives you the opportunity to participate in fun exercise classes and social gatherings as you improve your health and physical activity.

Five Types Of SilverSneaker® Classes To Choose From

NEW! SilverSneakers® EnerChi 
Combines easy to learn Tai Chi forms and Qigong exercises to improve well-being through mindful movement. While learning and practicing forms, attention is given to transferring weight smoothly, maintaining postural control and focused breathing techniques. Benefits include increased muscular endurance, improved balance recovery and a calm mind. Chair support is offered to facilitate standing stability and seated exercise options.

SilverSneakers® Classic
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.

SilverSneakers® Circuit
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.

SilverSneakers® Cardio
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.

Enjoy Joint Friendly Exercise In The Warm Water Pool

SilverSneakers® Stability
30 minutes. Get stronger and improve your balance through exercises that strengthen the ankle, knee and hip joints, all in a fun and social setting. This class is designed specifically to help prevent falls.

SilverSneakers® Yoga
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.

SilverSneakers® Splash:
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

.Warm Water Pool