Group Fitness2018-09-19T23:47:16+00:00

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Fitness classes for all  fitness levels.

This class is perfect for anyone who is interested in cycling! The instructor will assist you in bike set-up, posture, and cycling technique. You’ll also get in a great workout! This class is great for all levels, but is especially geared towards beginner cyclists.

Intensity: L/M

A combination of boxing and martial arts set to upbeat music will undoubtedly improve your endurance and cardiovascular fitness, tone muscles and burn calories. Cardio Kickboxing routines are characterized by high intensity intervals coupled by toning recovery periods to zap calories and define your muscles.

Intensity: L/M/H

We’re bringing group fitness to the treadmill! This 30-minute sweat session combines the heart benefits of cardiovascular training with the fat burning benefits of interval training. You can pick your own pace on the treadmill as a coach guides you through various exercises off the treadmill. This is a great workout designed for all fitness levels.

Intensity: L/M/H

An intense cardio workout to great music. The instructor leads the class through various positions on the bike to provide the best workout. There are sprints, hills, jumps, and various other techniques that make your ride a fun calorie burning experience. Bring your water bottle – you’re going to need it!

Space is limited. Sign up at the front desk up to one week prior to the class

Intensity: M/H

Break a sweat while bonding with your baby!  This instructor-led class includes strength training and core exercises all while holding and playing with your baby.  A wide variety of modifications will be offered to accommodate children of many ages.  This class also provides the opportunity to connect with other new parents.

This class integrates breath, rhythm and mind/body awareness with gentle movements through a progression of yoga postures.  Regular yoga practice will stretch and strengthen muscles, improve flexibility, increase range of motion, decrease stress and enhance well-being.  Modifications and challenges will be offered to compliment any fitness level.

Intensity: L/M

This is a low impact basic level aerobic class for all ages that uses floor work only to improve cardiovascular fitness. This class uses light dumbbells for muscle conditioning. It is designed to accommodate beginning level fitness and older adults.

Intensity: L/M

Improve bone marrow density and make daily tasks become easier by making this class part of your fitness routine.  Forever Strong uses light dumbbells for muscle conditioning.  It is designed to accommodate beginning level fitness and older adults.

Intensity (L/M)

This all-level class allows participants to work at a pace that is comfortable for them to help them reach their fitness goals. Guided by an instructor, the class incorporates various stations to keep participants interested while providing a total body workout designed to engage as many muscle groups as possible.

Intensity: L/M/H

Burpees, squats, pushups … You can expect to do all these and even more highly effective exercises in this class. High-intensity interval training is incorporated into a boot camp style workout to help you torch calories and burn fat. Don’t forget to grab a towel, because you’ll need it!

Intensity: M/H

Make your lunch break refreshing. Mid-Day Yoga is a gentle yoga class that will focus on postures, breath and mindful meditation to promote strength, flexibility, balance and relaxation of the mind and body.

Intensity: L/M

In this class the instructor will use a variety of fitness formats such as step, circuits, and interval training to improve cardiovascular conditioning as well as a variety of equipment for muscle conditioning. The instructors will show beginning levels and advanced levels, making this class a perfect fit for people of all fitness levels.

Intensity: L/M/H

The SYRNGY360 machine is the main tool used in this class that will give you a 360 degree workout.  Head-to-toe, you’ll engage every muscle in your body as you circuit around the machine doing various cardio, strength, endurance and agility exercises using unique equipment such as battle ropes and a heavy bag.  Variations will be shown for all fitness levels.

Intensity:  L/M/H

Tai Chi is a rhythmic Chinese Martial arts form that utilizes the whole body creating excellent circulation, balance and respiratory response. It is a self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching. Often described as mediation in motion, tai chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements. The beginner’s class will focus on learning moves to combine later into form.

Intensity: L/M

Tai Chi is a rhythmic Chinese Martial arts form that utilizes the whole body creating excellent circulation, balance and respiratory response. It is a self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching. Often described as mediation in motion, tai chi promotes serenity through gentle, flowing movements. This class will focus on the form and making it flow.

Intensity: L/M

The TRX suspension trainer is the main tool in this class.  You will experience a new form of resistance training that uses a wide variety of body weight exercises to develop strength, balance, flexibility, and joint stability.  Adjusting the load of your resistance is as easy as taking a small step, which makes this class perfect for people of all fitness levels.

Intensity:  L/M/H

Appropriate for all levels of yoga ability from beginner to advanced, this class will guide you through various yoga poses, stretches and relaxation.  Using the breath to transition and move, Yoga Flow will tone, restore and nurture your body.

Intensity: L/M

Realign yourself with nature and join us at the Yoga Circle at Lytle Park for this yoga class that is perfect for people of all abilities. Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the world that surrounds us and re-energize for the week ahead. In the event of bad weather, the class will be relocated to the Mattoon YMCA Wellness Wing Fitness Studio.

This dance fitness class incorporates Latin, international and pop music and dance movements!  You don’t have to know how to dance to succeed.  The class format combines fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body in an aerobic/fitness fashion to achieve a unique blended balance of cardio and muscle-toning benefits.  Low-impact variations are offered.

Intensity:  L/M/H

FIT CARD REQUIRED

The original LES MILLS™ barbell class will sculpt, tone and strengthen your entire body, fast! THE REP EFFECT™ is a breakthrough in resistance workout training. Focusing on low weight load and high repetition movements, you’ll burn fat, gain strength and quickly produce lean body muscle conditioning.

Intensity: L/M/H