Fitness Clubs for Seniors | Exercise for Seniors Summerville SC

Local resource for fitness clubs for seniors in Summerville. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to Yoga classes for seniors, Tai Chi and Qigong classes for seniors, Pilates training for seniors, senior body massage, fitness equipment for seniors, as well as advice and content on senior exercise safety.

Y M C A Summerville
(843) 821-1028
900 Crosscreek Dr
Summerville, SC
 
Pivotal Fitness
(843) 486-5540
1645 Old Trolley Road
Summerville, SC
 
Anytime Fitness
(843) 873-1200
205 Grandview Drive
Summerville, SC
 
Summerville YMCA Gymnastics Center
(843) 821-2727
140 S Cedar St
Summerville, SC
 
Christian Martial Arts Assoc
(843) 851-7079
890 Bacons Bridge Rd
Summerville, SC
 
Blitz the
(843) 851-8343
1525 Old Trolley Rd
Summerville, SC
 
Ladies Choice Fitness
(843) 873-2727
1625 N Main St
Summerville, SC
 
YMCA Summerville
(843) 871-5011
140 S Cedar St
Summerville, SC
 
Summerville Little Leagues
(843) 851-0987
600 W Boundary St
Summerville, SC
 
CrossFit Summerville
(843) 771-1661
1668 Old Trolley Road
Summerville, SC
 

Exercise for Seniors


Human beings might try to control nature as much as they want, but in the end nature inevitably gets back to us. In spite of the numerous anti-aging treatments, the fact remains that we cannot stop or reverse the ways of nature. But what we can control is the way we lead our lives and how we adapt to aging. By leading a healthy and disciplined lifestyle, eating the right kind of food in the right proportions, and exercising regularly, you can slow down the process of aging.

If you have been exercising all your life, you do not need to worry about the effects of a slow down in activity levels immediately, but if you have neglected your health, "NOW" is the time to bring in a change. Please do consult your doctor, however, before starting any new exercise program. There are special exercises for seniors, which help keep problems like joint pain and arthritis at bay. Aerobic exercise is also good for seniors.

Some of the changes that happen as you age

∗ As your body ages, some of the changes that take place can include a loss of:

∗ Strength: As you age, there is a loss of muscle strength and quality of tissue in your body.

∗ Endurance: Aerobic fitness is lost with age, which leads to reduced mobility in life.

∗ Flexibility: Flexibility changes with age and you will notice stiffness in your joints as days pass.

∗ Balance: Body balance also decreases with age, and each year, hospitals treat over 300,000 patients...

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