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Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention for Beginners

April 20 @ 10:30 am - 11:20 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until May 11, 2022

Falls are the number one cause of injury in adults over 55.  1 out of 3 adults over 65 fall each year.  Falling once doubles your chances of falling again.  Falling is NOT inevitable.  Tai Chi has been proven to be a specific fall risk reduction exercise program.  Tai chi combines the physical components of leg strength, flexibility, range of motion, and reflexes; along with the mindfulness of coordination and balance.

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center is offering this beginners Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention – (In-person)

8 week class – 2x/week (16 sessions) starting 03/21/22 and goes until 5/11/22

M & W 10:30 – 11:20am; Pre & Post balance testing will be offered

Space is limited, so please call to register at 515-226-9622 .

Any further questions regarding classes, please contact the Instructor Becky Robel:  becky.robel@outlook.com or 515-229-5969

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
10:30 am - 11:20 am

Venue

MercyOne Health & Fitness Center
12493 University Avenue
Clive, IA 50325 United States
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Phone:
(515) 226-9622
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