AVAC's Senior Wellness Program is designed to help members develop & maintain total fitness of mind, body & spirit. Our mission is to provide exceptional care to all members & guests, in an inclusive environment that supports personal & social well-being. One of the ways we foster this mission is by gathering at local venues to celebrate special... Continue Reading →
Mary Ann Smith, AVAC’s Wellness Director and Senior Fitness Trainer, was recently honored with an induction into the educator sorority Delta Kappa Gamma – promoting professional and personal growth and excellent in education. Delta Kappa Gamma endows scholarships for graduate study and informs its members of current economic, social, political and educational issues to participate... Continue Reading →
Erika teaches a Sunday morning 10:15 am Beginning Yoga class appropriate for all newbies, and is the perfect start to developing your yoga practice. She also leads Storytime Yoga on Thursdays at 3:15 (children 18 months - 5 years) designed to stimulate a young child’s imagination, maintain flexibility, develop conscious breathing, & self-calming. http://www.avac.us View... Continue Reading →
‘Tis the season, where temptations for sugar-filled treats are EVERYWHERE! Here are 7 super useful tips to survive your holiday cravings!
AVAC® Member Claire was involved in a serious car accident that required 2 1/2 years of physical therapy along with 2 surgeries. She's doing great now! Learn what Claire did to regain her strength and endurance... Want to work with Marcy too? Click HERE for info!
Sure, pickleball is FUN (obviously!) but according to a recent article published in Recreation Management, it's an ideal sport for middle-aged adults. Here's why... The research involved recruiting 15 middle-aged to older men and women (40 to 85 years of age). To quantify the acute cardiovascular and metabolic responses to pickleball, participants wore a... Continue Reading →
Fitness is a journey the whole family can take together! You know what’s a good attribute for AbsoluteFIT? Being a good sport — and today’s AbsoluteFIT friend is one of the best. Steven is a super-consistent regular in the studio, often with his wife, Doris; it’s a rare morning workout that doesn’t have one or both... Continue Reading →
AbsoluteFIT is not the Fountain of Youth — but it’s at least a tincture or an infusion. As is often the case in the fall and winter, I’ve been thinking lately about the passage of time — getting older, and specifically, what I can do to stay strong and healthy as long as possible. Now,... Continue Reading →
Stacy Beckly Struggling with life's challenges? Don't be afraid to reach out for support -- you're not alone. Open heart surgery, young children, a miscarriage, 30 pound weight gain, new career, and more. Each one of these on its own is a life challenge. But when combined, these elements can be the making of a disaster.... Continue Reading →