Fitness & Yoga Classes
This class mixes up many styles of cardiovascular exercise, including low impact aerobics, step aerobics, dance, circuits, and interval training. Be prepared to get your heart rate up and work hard, as we sweat our way through exercises targeted to burn fat, increase strength, and improve balance and stability. Most of all, be prepared to have fun! Perfect for all levels.
Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays 7:45-8:55 a.m.
This class is a modified series of traditional poses that focus on correct biomechanics to increase vitality, flexibility and strength. This is a great class for someone who has never tried yoga before, has concerns about injury, or would prefer the comfort of using chairs and standing poses.
Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Fast Feet is a running group for the beginner runner all the way through advanced. The group meets four times each week for a variety of different runs and workouts. We work on short and long distance runs, hill training, speed training and even do some track workouts. Through the Spring, Summer and Fall, Fast Feet participates in several local races as a team. For 2012, we will be expanding our racing schedule to include some longer distance races as well as some outside of Berkshire County. During the season, we are covering topics essential to running success such as proper form, effective breathing, increasing your endurance, building mileage, injury prevention, and proper nutrition. If you are interested in joining Fast Feet, please contact Rebecca Hunter at (413)528-7774.
Tuesdays 7:00-8:00 a.m., Wednesdays 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 8:00-9:00 a.m., Fridays 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Fast Feet Passbook: Book of 25 for $225.
Fast Feet – Beginner’s Program
This program includes: - two, 45 minute running sessions each week - a Specialized Training Program - a Training/Progression Log - a “Fast Feet” T-Shirt for the 5K race. There will be a race registration fee to be paid separately- (typically $15-$20.)
Age: 15 and up
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 9:00-10:00 a.m., Begins 3/5, Ends 4/25
Registration Deadline: 3/1, Registration Fee: Members $75, Nonmembers: $90
This is an introductory class for beginners. It is also for individuals with conditions such as chronic pain, osteoporosis and pregnancy who have their doctor’s clearance to exercise. The focus is on exercises that stretch and strengthen the muscles in a deep way, particularly the abdominals. Please speak to the instructor before class if you have concerns about whether Pilates is suitable for you.
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Tai Chi/Qui Gong
Experience how the unconscious expresses itself through the body, and learn how to more fully relax and move effortlessly through self-message, breathing, and meditation.
Mondays, 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Active Yoga Flow
This is a yoga flow class geared toward beginners and intermediates, which focuses on the spinal wave movement sequences of Kali Ray Tri Yoga with the addition of the peaceful flow and conscious thought of Iyengar.
Wednesdays, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
This class is designed to give the beginner a good foundation by focusing on the basics of breathing, flexibility, and relaxation. It is a very relaxing class for intermediate and advanced participants.
Mondays 9:00–10:00 a.m.
Tuesdays 9:00–10:00 a.m.
Intermediate Kali Ray Yoga
The next level of Kali Ray, this class builds upon the fundamental postures and sequences while challenging your body.
Fridays, 9:00-10:30 a.m.
Introductory Iyengar Yoga
A beginner to intermediate level class focusing on the gentle flow and conscious thought of Iyengar Yoga. Basic movements and postures will be emphasized.
Saturdays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Slow Vinyasa Flow Yoga
Vinyasa yoga is moving with breath. The class will be breath oriented yoga with a slow flow to increase strength and flexibility. Beginner to intermediate level.
Sundays, 9:30-11:00 am
Yoga On the Ball
A beginner/intermediate level class combining traditional yoga poses with work on the stability ball to increase range of motion, stretching, and core strengthening.
Thursdays, 11:00 am-12:00 pm
An introduction to the posture and breathing style of Hatha yoga. This is a great class for newcomers to yoga. Try a sun salutation and see how good you feel.
Tuesdays 6:00 - 7:15 pm
Thursdays 6:00 - 7:15 pm
An exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.
Tuesdays, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Fridays, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm