Aquafitness for the Over 50's

Aquafitness for the Over 50's

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Aquafitness for the Over 50’s – Sydney Course

Aqua Areobics for Over 50’s specifically caters for people aged over 50 years. No experience is needed. This course does not require an ability to swim. Water provides a great support and resistance and allows a full range of movements without strain. Aquafitness gives you a full body workout while you enjoy the massaging effects of the water. To receive a discount in this fantastic Sydney course enrol in more than one Aqua Areobics course by phone on 1300 845 888.

*Please note: the water temperature varies between 28-33 degrees. Fee includes pool entry per session.

Macquarie Community College also operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Carlingford, Eastwood, Chatswood, Blacktown, Richmond and many more. Enrol online today or call us to have a chat about your options.

Course Outline

During this course you will learn:

  • Warm ups, aerobic work, resistance training and stretching
  • A variety of base exercises with more added each week, using an array of equipment designed to strengthen muscles
  • How to use noodles, wings, dumbbells and partners for resistance work

Course Outcome

You can expect increases in flexibility, muscle strength, and toning of the whole body. Due to the support provided by the water, there is very little pressure on joints and the body can experience a gentle massaging effect from the water’s movement.

What to Bring

You will need to bring:

  • Water bottle
  • Towel
  • Swimming cap for during the lesson

Prerequisite: Essential

Pre-exercise screening questionnaire and waiver must completed before the start of class.

Delivery Mode

The instructor demonstrates the exercises and the class mirrors the movement. Both verbal and visual cues are used. Participants can work at their own pace so that the workout is specific to them. Tips will be given on how to modify the exercises if you have physical limitations i.e. a bad back, knee problems, etc.

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Course testimonials:

  • Anne said: It's such a pleasant way of doing exercise and I always feel invigorated after the session.

  • Sonia said: I really look forward to my Aqua class each week. I really enjoy our teacher Sarah, she is really good.

  • Jenny said: Titik instructs the class with enthusiasm, which motivates me to try hard. She also changes the exercises from week to week so that we have to use our brains as well