In my classes, we train like athletes for the sport of daily living…
We do cardio, strength training with equipment, and intervals at 70% of maximum intensity.
We do light cardio, core strength and flexibility training.
We do cardio, strength training with equipment, and intervals at 80% of maximum intensity (HIIT).
Sessions 1– 3
We do cardio, strength training mostly without equipment, and intervals at 60% of maximum intensity.
*The year is divided into 4 seasons. This type of training is called Periodization. Research has shown it to be an effective way to improve cardiovascular fitness and muscular strength and endurance.
Deep water aerobics is taught at the deep end of the pool in water 7-15 feet deep. A flotation belt is required for the class and is provided by the facility. Sessions are 4 weeks long and cost $59 for Plano residents, $53.10 for senior residents or $63 for non-residents.
Shallow water aerobics is taught in the shallow end of the pool in water 4 feet deep. Sessions are 4 weeks long and cost $45 for Plano residents, $40.50 for senior residents or $49 for non-residents.
To sign up for a class, register online to at www.planoparks.org in the Leisure Online section, or call 972-941-7540.