Health

Health, Well Being & Fitness

We know that healthy lifestyles are achieved through nurturing mind, body and spirit. Health, well-being and fitness at the Y is more than just working out. In addition to our group exercise classes and facilities, we provide educational programs to promote healthier decisions and offer a variety of programs that support physical, intellectual and spiritual strength.

Group Exercise

Join us for a variety of workouts or slip on your swimsuit and try a water fitness class. Classes include Cycling, Zumba, Yoga, Boot Camp, Pilates, Functional Interval Training, Step Aerobics, Stability Ball and many more.  The Group Exercise schedule offers 60+ FREE classes each week. No need to pre-register, just arrive a few minutes before class to participate.

Contact Zach for more information on group schedules.
 

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Fitness Specialty Classes

FB Live and Zoom Fitness Classes

Looking for ways to keep moving during quarantine?

Contact Zach for more infromation!

For more prerecorded Challenges and Group Exercise classes find us on FaceBook and or our Group Exercise FB Page.

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Healthy Lifestyles

Healthy Lifestyles Consultations – Free to members!

This free program is designed as a fitness orientation for individuals who have never worked out before, need a re-introduction to fitness or who are looking for guidance with their current fitness routine.

Upon completion of Healthy Lifestyles, members will:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of basic exercise equipment
  • Set goals and overcome barriers in your personal fitness program

  • Set up your Healthy Lifestyles consultation at the front desk, upstairs in the wellness center, or by calling (320) 222-9622. Healthy Lifestyles consultations do not need to be completed prior to wellness center use.

    Active Teens

    Active Teens is a free program that orients our teenage members to the wellness center cardio and strength training equipment to keep them and those around them safe during their time in the wellness center. The Active Teens program must be completed by all youth who have completed 6th grade prior to independent use of the wellness center. Children who have completed 6th grade but have not completed an Active Teens Orientation are permitted to use the center if accompanied by an adult.

    Strong Teens

    Strong Teens is a free program that orients our teens to weight lifting in the free weight area by using the proper form, breathing technique and the proper amount of weight to use to keep them safe from injury. The Strong Teens program must be completed by teens who have completed 9th grade prior to independent use of the weight room equipment. Students who have completed 9th grade but have not completed a Strong Teens Orientation are permitted to use the free weight area if accompanied by an adult.

    Personal Fitness

    Virtual Personal Training

    Through the power of your internet connection we are able to come directly to you at home to give you advice, encouragement, and to push you to the goals you want to achieve. All sessions are 30 minutes via Zoom with your own YMCA personal trainer. Contact Zach for more information to register for Virtual Personal Training!


    Personal Training

    Personal Trainers work with people of all ages, help you stay on track, keep you motivated and assist you in achieving your desired goals. Members are able to register for Personal Training for either land or water based exercise. Y Staff recommend at least two sessions when you begin Personal Training. Our personal trainers are certified by national accredited organizations. Contact Zach to sign-up or have your questions answered.

    View this PDF for more information on our personal training program.

    Get to Know the Trainers!

    Greg, Jess, Janel

    Fitness Incentives

    The YMCA offers ongoing challenges as an incentive for you to stay motivated and on track with your workout goals. Each is a month or two in length and challenge you to complete a certain number of workouts, a particular series of workouts or just try some new activities. Challenges are operated on the honor system and are generally reported back to the Y through completion of a game card. Most challenges offer weekly prize drawings for those sticking with the challenges and a final drawing for all those completing the goal.

    "NEW" Social Distance Run & Walk Club

    Running and walking are not cancelled. Join us for a virtual running competition in April.

     Weekly challenges

    Virtual 5K on May 1

     Join a group and get moving

     Groups for all fitness levels

    Contact Zach for more information.

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    Adult Swim Lessons

    New adult swim lesson class designed in a private setting for women of any nationality or faith.  The class runs in 4 week blocks on Sunday morning before the YMCA opens.  Class sizes will be limited to 10 participants age 16 and up.  
     

     

     
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