YMCA of AUSTIN, MN

(507) 433-1804

Active Older Adults


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CREATING A HEALTHY COMMUNITY

The YMCA of Austin offers several free classes for our Active Older Adults (A.O.A.) looking for low impact physical fitness activities that improve their health and well-being. People of all ability and fitness levels can participate. Coffee and socializing follow each class session in the seating area near the Wellness Center.

Water Classes

Monday 7:45-8:35 a.m. | Shallow Water
Monday 8:35-9:25 a.m. | Deep Water

Tuesday 7:45-8:35 a.m. | Shallow Water
Tuesday 8:35-9:25 a.m.  Deep Water
Tuesday 6:00-6:50 p.m. | H2O Fit

Wednesday 7:45-8:35 a.m.  Aqua Zumba
Wednesday 8:35-9:25 a.m. | Deep Water

Thursday 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | High Intensity

Friday 7:45-8:35 a.m. | Shallow Water
Friday 8:35-9:25 a.m. | Deep Water

Our water exercise classes emphasize flexibility, enhance cardio-respiratory fitness and soothe joint and muscle pain. Class is held in shallow water. Attendees do not need to know how to swim. Participants do not need to sign up for class. Just show up ready to be active and socialize.

Land Classes

Monday 8:00-8:50 a.m. | Pump Circuit

Tuesday 8:00-8:50 a.m. | Pilates

Wednesday No Scheduled Class

Thursday 8:00-8:50 a.m. | Yoga

Friday 8:00-8:50am | Step/Line Dance

All classes are located in the Fitness Studio and begin with a warm-up. Warm-up is followed by 20 minutes of activity and finishes with muscle strengthening and stretching exercises. Everyone is encouraged to go at their own pace. Participants do not need to sign up for classes. Just show up ready to be active and socialize. Try one class or come to them all! If you have any questions about Active Older Adult fitness classes, contact the Y at 507.433.1804.

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