Les Mills BODYBALANCE® at Clubfit Baywave Tauranga

Les Mills BODYBALANCE®

 

BODYBALANCE® is the Yoga, Tai Chi and Pilates inspired workout that builds flexibility and strength and leaves you feeling centered and calm.

Controlled breathing, concentration and a carefully structured series of stretches, moves and poses to music create a holistic workout that brings the body into a state of harmony and balance. Like all the LES MILLS™ programs, a new BODYBALANCE™ class is released every three months with new music and choreography.

Les Mills BODYBALANCE® at Clubfit Baywave

Minutes for a class

Calories Burned on average

What are the benefits?
  • Improve your joint flexibility and range of movement
  • Increase your core strength
  • Improve your cardio-vascular function
  • Burn calories
  • Reduce your stress levels
  • Provide a lasting sense of well-being and calm
  • Focus your mind and raise your level of consciousness
Do I need to bring anything?
  • Comfortable workout clothes
  • Don’t worry about shoes, as you will do the class barefoot
  • A yoga mat isn’t essential, but bring one if you like
What is a typical class?

Each class is made up of 45 minutes of simple but challenging exercises, followed by 10 minutes of relaxation and meditation.

  1. You will begin with easy, flowing Tai Chi moves to leave your day behind, center yourself and warm your body.
  2. The instructor will then take you through various yoga and pilates sequences to strengthen and tone your key muscle groups. Poses and stretches are used to create suppleness and flexibility.
  3. The final 10 minutes are set aside for the widely acknowledged mental and physiological benefits of meditation which also enhances the effects of the exercise.
How often should I take a class?

There is no doubt that you will experience great benefits from coming to BODYBALANCE® just once a week, but some people try to attend up to three times a week. It’s really up to you!