A sensible training program not only includes resistance exercise but also aerobic endurance, balance, fall prevention, and flexibility components as well. However, sometimes these programs must be modified to meet the physical needs of the person. Each of us is unique with the physical limitations we are dealing with as we age.
4 Tips for Older Adults to Stay Motivated to Exercise From: https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/staying-motivated-exercise-tips-older-adults?utm_source=nia-mailchimp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=exercise-20200923&utm_source=NIA+Main&utm_campaign=03a234f8e6-fitness-motivating-20200923&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_ffe42fdac3-03a234f8e6-18456407#motivated Physical activity is a great way for older adults to gain substantial health benefits and maintain independence. Try to make exercise a priority. Remember that being active is one of the most important things you can do each day to maintain and improve health. … Continue reading 021120 4 Tips for Older Adults to Stay Motivated to Exercise
Exercising your calf muscles will contribute to an easier walk.
Over the course of a week there are a lot of people going into a gym. Some hit it really hard exercising or training and then there others just ‘getting a work out’. Believe me, there are differences.
270520 Strength training for the 60 plus by Daniel Pare Hello everyone, today we are going to talk about strength training for the 60 plus years of age. First of all it is never too late to get started. Some of us have been working out for years/decades and some of us are just getting … Continue reading 270520 Strength training for the 60 plus by Daniel Pare Part 3
In a new study, higher daily step counts were associated with lower mortality risk from all causes.
The Bridges are often times called ‘planks’. In the gym, we call them ‘360’s’ because we go from each side, to the prone, to the supine positions. In other words, we go full circle. This hits the center section of the body, what the magazines are jumping on and calling the ‘core’.
290120 Defining or Strengthening the Abs By: Daniel Pare, N.C.C.P., C.S.O. Training to get great abs has always been every trainee’s dream. It looks fantastic and it shows a great fitness level achievement. Since I am being asked regularly about ab training I am going to give you the information you need regarding this ever- … Continue reading 290120 Defining or Strengthening the Abs Daniel Pare, N.C.C.P., C.S.O.
081219 Introduction into the principles of the warm up by Danny M. O'Dell MA., CSCS If you live in the northern hemisphere, you no doubt have noticed that it is cold outside and a proper warm up is essential to starting an exercise session. “Workout Preparation” would be a better name for the warm up … Continue reading 081219 Introduction into the principles of the warm up by Danny M. O’Dell MA., CSCS
Introduction to bone health The health of your bones has a direct bearing on your ability to function in today’s busy lifestyle. You may find yourself wondering how you got to the point of not being able to carry in the groceries or even go for a walk. Without strong skeletal support, your body is unable to keep up to the demands of daily life. This topic will provide information for developing, and then maintaining your bones. This is NOT medical advice, see your doctor for that.