Strength & Conditioning Classes
Grace comes to us with a strong Yoga background; having taken her teacher training at Dancing Shiva school where the methodology was based around Ayurveda, the sister science of Yoga. Over the last few years, bodyweight calisthenics have become the central focus of her training. Grace received her Progressive Calisthenics Certification in the Spring of 2014 and since then has been practicing calisthenics, enjoying the freedom it gives her to be creative with her training, focusing on cultivating new skills each session rather than just mindless weightlifting. There is an element of true presence, challenging yourself in this way; and it’s FUN!!
FighterFit combines the sweet science of boxing and High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) for a heart-pumping, fat-burning workout. Inspired by boxing drills and conditioning exercises that fighters sweat through in camp, FighterFit is designed to help you develop that strong, lean fighter physique and next-level confidence. Classes consist of shadowboxing, mitt work, bag work, and circuit training – all set to a badass playlist that will get you floating like a butterfly, and stinging like a bee. Get ready to unleash your inner Ali, and to dance under those bright lights!
This circuit based and high intensity strength class focuses on targeting the lower body. The class begins with a short body weight circuit, progresses to a strength based circuit utilizing weights, sandbags, ViPR’s, TRX, and concludes with a short plyometric circuit. This 50 minute class will teach you awareness of the lower body while also building the shape of your legs, glutes and abs!
You will never know what Bao has cooking in the up his sleeve. But you can turn yourself into a fat-burning bomb through a safe, rational, and intense full body workout. Glycerol is a jack of all trade fitness class. Let’s get cooking.
Kettlebells are one of the most effective strength building and fat burning tools out there. Used with proper form, kettlebell training has the ability to transform your body in an intense and functional manner that will have you sweating, and asking for more! Our Kettlebells 101 class is a great class for beginners just getting into this type of training or someone looking to sharpen up their form. Classes cover all the basic kettlebell movements with emphasis placed on form, core strength and mobility and is a great precursor to our more advanced kettlebell and other conditioning classes.
Marco’s Kettlebell strength & conditioning class combines high intensity kettlebell training with mobility-based calisthenics and bodyweight movements into a challenging, fat burning and FUN workout that maximizes the participant’s caloric expenditure while, at the same time, increasing your overall flexibility and joint mobility. Classes combine both “grinds”, which are strength movements like a deadlift or a Press, and “ballistics”, which are explosive power endurance movements like the Kettlebell Swing and Snatch. The combination of bodyweight, endurance, and strength training provide maximum results.
“Metabolic Conditioning” (MetCon) can have many different meanings, but here at Momentum Fitness we see it as a fun, rewarding and results-driven workout.
Metabolic conditioning is good old fashioned hard work using a variety of different tools such as Kettlebells, ViPRs, Sandbags, Battleropes and TRX and Bodyweight Training. You’ll be gasping for breath and feeling the burn but you’ll also be feeling great and begging for more!
This high-intensity conditioning workout is designed to push you past your usual comfort level using a combination of Sandbags, Kettlebells, and your own bodyweight, all set to a Tabata timer. The class will help you build power, endurance and strength in a high paced 45 minute workout that will leave you feeling strong and emboldened!
Short for “Tactical Fitness”, TacFit is a high-intensity 40 minute workout focused on mobility and endurance that combines functional strength training with natural body “flows”. The movements are designed to push you physically as well as mentally, placing an emphasis on heart rate recovery in order to better prepare you for life’s high stress environments.
Yoga, Pilates & Recovery
Beginner Pilates- A great way to learn the basic principles of Pilates as Joseph Pilates intended bolstered by some contemporary additions to the work. Practice includes the classic Mat exercises while paying close attention to the details of the work (neutral pelvis, intercostal breathing, and proper use of range of motion). This class is great for those newer to the practice as it is a way to learn the vocabulary of the practice. It is also a wonderful way for more advanced Pilates practitioners to re-engage with the principles at a deeper level of understanding and connection.
Practice includes the classic Mat exercises as Joseph Pilates intended while paying close attention to the details of the work (neutral pelvis, intercostal breathing, and proper use of range of motion). This class is great for those looking to deepen their connection to the core muscles in addition to building bone density, correcting posture, and relieving lower back pain. It is also a wonderful class for more advanced Pilates practitioners to challenge themselves as modifications for all levels will be given.
This class is for more advanced students who want to challenge their practice by flowing through the exercises, one series into the next, focusing on the coordination of the breath while tuning into the details and mechanics of each movement.
Much like other types of childbirth-preparation classes, prenatal yoga is a multifaceted approach to exercise that encourages stretching, mental centering and focused breathing. Research suggests that prenatal yoga is safe and can have many benefits for pregnant women and their babies.
Research suggests that prenatal yoga can:
- Improve sleep
- Reduce stress and anxiety
- Increase the strength, flexibility and endurance of muscles needed for childbirth
- Decrease lower back pain, nausea, carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms, headaches and shortness of breath
Prenatal yoga can also help you meet and bond with other pregnant women and prepare for the stress of being a new parent.
Yoga fusion is a class that blends yoga, pilates and other fitness regimens. This class fuses both disciplines to help you improve your abs, back and other core muscle groups while increasing your overall strength and flexibility .
Flow with your breath through poses, while still being mindful of your body alignment. You’ll flow through various sequences of Sun Salutation leading to different poses. This class helps to build strength and endurance as you go beyond where you think your limits are. Occasionally, there may be pauses to address specific alignment. After a challenging flow session you are rewarded with a tranquil relaxing final pose.
Yoga for Runners is designed to focus the benefits of yoga on the specific needs of runners. This class utilizes specific asanas that are most useful to stretching and strengthening the muscles that pick up the brunt of the work during your runs. This, partnered with breath and mental clarity, is an excellent way to wind down from a run, or to gear up for a season of training. Time: 1 hour.
The purpose of Yin is to tap into the tiny little muscles that hold up our joints and connect our larger muscles and giv
e them time to stretch and relax. Most of our workouts require us to focus on the meaty muscles that make up our frame but the way to create more flexibility is creating a dialog with those tiny intercostal muscles. You leave class feeling incredibly relaxed, restored and energized for the day.
This class is designed to help alleviate muscle soreness and increase flexibility through the use of the foam roller as a self-myofascial release followed by deep stretches of the muscles. The class is designed for all levels. Roll and Release is a class perfect for those who exercise often especially runners, cyclists, and those working on resistance training. In addition, those who sit a lot throughout the day will benefit from the increased blood flow to the muscles.
Purchase Group Fitness Classes
Group Fitness class sessions are valid for any classes on our schedule. Classes are subject to availability and must be reserved in advance.
Take 10 or more classes per month? Take advantage of our Monthly Subscription options and save! Monthly classes expire one month from initial use and classes DO NOT roll over. Unlimited class subscriptions are not transferable and must be used by the person named on the account. 10 Class Passes are shareable but must be all used in the allotted time frame.