Fitness Programs for Seniors - Gunnison Community Recreation Center

Parks & Recreation

Fitness Programs for Seniors

Come join us for your health - and for fun!

For questions about any of these programs, please contact Elizabeth (egillis@gunnisonco.gov) or (970) 641-8272.
See below for all Senior Fitness class fees.

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Silver Sneakers® Boom Muscle
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays (9:30AM - 10:15AM)
Gym

Using weights and body movement, this class incorporates athletic exercises that improve overall fitness. We will move through muscle conditioning, blocks and activity-specific drills (for example, kickboxing or fast-feet football). A great way to stay in shape for all the activities you love to do in and around Gunnison. Be prepared to sweat!

Click here to learn more about attending this class in-person or online!


Silver Sneakers® Classic
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays (10:15AM - 11AM)
Gym

Using weights, bands and balls, this class focuses on strengthening muscles and increasing range of motion and balance for every day activities. 

Click here to learn more about attending this class in-person or online!

Silver Sneakers® Move
Tuesdays & Thursdays (9:00 - 9:45AM)
Gym

Move and groove with an easy to follow cardio dance based workout.  This higher intensity, music driven workout will have you sweating and having fun all while improving your balance, endurance and coordination.

Instructor for Boom Muscle and Classic:
Jessie Bertapelle - American Council on Exercise Personal and Group Fitness Instructor; certified Beachbody coach; certified Silver Sneakers® Instructor.

*Both classes offer standing and seated instruction.



Silver Sneakers® Splash
Time: TBD
Location: Shallow Pool

In this fun, shallow-water exercise class you'll use a signature splash-board to increase strength and endurance. Splash is suitable for all skill levels and is safe for non-swimmers.

Instructor for Splash:
TBD

Senior Walking Time
Monday, Wednesday, Friday (11:15AM - 12PM)
Gym

PICKLEBALL

***Click here for updates on Pickleball play***


Senior Only Pool Hours
Tuesdays & Friday (10:00-11:00AM)




















 



Fees for all Senior Fitness Classes (this does not include Pickleball - see above for Pickleball fees):

-  FREE for all Silver Sneakers® and Silver & Fit members.

-  Rec Center and Senior Center members:
  • $15 for 8-class punch card
  • $40 for 24-class punch card
  • $60 for 40-class punch card
- Non-Members:
  • $30 for 8-class punch card
  • $80 for 24-class punch card
  • $120 for 40-class punch card
- $5 Drop-in Fee for all classes

**T'ai Chi classes are FREE for all with a Senior Center annual membership (open to all ages!). Senior Center memberships are $25 annually for individuals/$45 for couples.

Stop at the Rec Center front desk to join the Rec Center and the Senior Center and to purchase punch cards!