We offer a variety of fitness classes and special programs for seniors living in Eagle County. The Gypsum Rec Center is certified as a Silver Sneakers gym! Speak with our front desk to see if you qualify.

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Printable Fitness Calendar – Gypsum

  • Special Senior Programs

    Life Line Screening


    August 16, 2019



    Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings will be performing ultrasound screenings to identify risk factors for Cardiovascular disease.

    Register for a Wellness Package which includes the 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount). All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.


    To register for this event call:
    1-888-653-6441 or visit  www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle and receive your “Community Circle” discount and your Preferred Appointment!

Gypsum Rec Center Fitness Class Descriptions

  • Yoga / Gentle Yoga

    Good for the mind, body and soul, this stress-reliever will help you gain improved body awareness and flexibility through the yoga tradition. Take the class to tone your muscles or as a compliment to your normal exercise routine.

  • Water Aerobics

    Exercising in the water is a challenging, yet fun workout that is easy on the joints! Come and let use the resistance of the water and power to your cardio workout!

  • Fit after 50

    Join fellow baby boomers in this class that focuses on a fun, invigorating workout that will help you maintain an active and healthy lifestyle.

  • Zumba

    Zumba® combines Latin and International music with a fun and effective workout system which involves dance and aerobic elements. Zumba’s choreography incorporates hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, mambo and martial arts.

  • Zumba Gold

    Active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba® class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower-intensity. Class focuses on all elements of fitness: cardiovascular, muscular conditioning, flexibility and balance!

  • Heart Smart

    This class, featuring light cardio and chair exercises, is designed specifically for seniors.

  • Beginning Tai Chi / Intro to Soft Movement

    A practice of honoring yourself, your body and what it needs. We explore balance, comfort, agility, ease, efficiency, and movement that is natural and optimal. This class is both restorative and stimulating. We explore body alignment and keeping centered in stillness and in motion. This is a martial art as well as a self-care practice; both calming & powerful. The intent is to nourish and nurture the body, mind, and spirit. Students will learn to move using energy and breath, not only with muscles & strength. This is a practice of longevity. All levels welcome. Yang Style Tai Chi.

  • Form Practice Tai Chi

    This 30-minute class gives you a chance to tighten up your form.

  • Foam Roll and Release

    In this 45-minute class you will use foam rollers & tennis/lacrosse balls to perform a self-massage or myofascial release.  Your muscles and tendons will feel stretched, you will break up trigger points, soothe tight fascia and increase blood flow and circulation.  You will also improve your balance and stability, strengthen your core muscles and total body function as you move and stabilize on the roller.

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