BODY BLITZ CLASSES - These classes are power workouts, 45 minutes of top to toe body resistance work using the overload principle to develop muscle tone, cardio system, strength and stamina. Great music, fantastic workouts for anyone, your body will adapt quickly as muscle memory is constantly being challenged.
Barre fitness classes works the whole body & core by combining Ballet, Pilates, Yoga and functional training. It includes a combination of cardio interval blasts, stretching & sculpting your body from head to toe. In each energising and targeted workout, you'll use the barre and exercise equipment such as mini-balls and small hand weights to sculpt, slim and stretch your entire body. Be ready to get a sweat on.
Pilates mat based exercises can help develop flexibility, strength, endurance and improve posture. Pilates is a fitness method that is suitable for all fitness levels and ages, beginners to advanced helping you to Improve muscle strength & endurance. Pilates will help with posture correction, Improve flexibility relieve stress, Improve coordination and balance developing a stronger core & pelvic floor, favoured by physiotherapists and osteopaths.
Trigger Point Pilates
Trigger Point Pilates uses a combination of Pilates based exercises combined with Self-Myofascia Release using one’s own body weight, movement, breath and equipment to create soft tissue release; realigning the body, restoring correct posture and strengthening core muscles. The training method helps alleviate chronic pain conditions and muscular tightness (particularly back, neck, shoulders and hips), undoing muscular restrictions and enhancing movement. Other benefits include better sleep and improved performance in other activities – it can be a great warm up and cool down for high intensity training. You should leave class feeling light, lengthened and able to move with ease.
At Balance Fitt we offer a variety of different styled Yoga classes from Hatha, Vinyasa & Yin Yoga which means that there is something for everyone. Yoga is not just about fitness but also about developing a strong spiritual awareness with yourself and the earth, this is taught throughout our sessions. You do not need to be flexible and you do not need to have exercised prior to attending. Our classes are open to all levels.
Hatha is the basis of most yoga systems. On the whole a Hatha class can involve holding poses for longer with more emphasis on alignment, incorporating breath, strength and meditation work.
Hatha Flow Yoga
Synchronises longer held classic Hatha yoga poses with movement and breath, to create a smooth sequence of poses which flow naturally together. Combining elements from Hatha, Vinyasa and Yin styles of yoga, this is a slower paced class focusing more deeply on the sensations of the poses and the connection of mind and body through breath and meditation.
A faster based strength building form of yoga using co-ordination of breath and movement to flow from one yoga pose to the next.
A slow-paced style of yoga with postures that are held for longer periods of time. It works with the connective tissues of the body to increase flexibility and circulation in the joints. A more meditative style of yoga.