Koa Fit Personal Training and Massage

Koa Fit Personal Training and Massage


Holly Jolly Burner Community Workout

January 3rd at 5:45pm

Burn off your Holly Jollies after the New Year at our Holly Jolly Burner.  Join us for an hour of movement that will include intervals, circuit training, core strengthening, and other fun challenges for the body and mind.

Space is limited, so please sign up early to reserve your spot.

Click here to sign up.


Turkey Day Workout 2018

Thanksgiving Day, 9am

Join Brenna Backe on Thanksgiving day at 9am for an amazing full-body workout. Get your strength training, cardio, and stretching done before the feast. We will start with a nice warm up, followed by a circuit of exercises designed for postural alignment, functional strength, and of course…A Strong Core! Join us for this Koa Fit tradition that is as fun as it is effective.

Space is limited, so please sign up to reserve your spot!  Click here to register.


Fit 4 Prevention Donation Class for Cancer Prevention

We’re joining forces with Keep A Breast to get #Fit4Prevention! Did you know that 30 minutes of exercise 3-4 times a week lowers your risk of developing breast cancer by 30-50 percent?

Sign up for our donation class (suggested donation $20). On Wednesday, October 17th at 12pm, we will host a donation-only yoga class led by the wonderful, Rebecca South. Your donation will help Keep A Breast continue to empower young people around the world with breast health education and support!

Our goal is to raise $500 for Keep A Breast during the month of October.  If you can’t join us at our class, please consider donating online by clicking here.

Please sign up for our class here.


HIIT – Brenna’s Booty Camp

March 23rd at 12pm

Part of the Be Balanced Community Event Series

Join Brenna Backe for an hour of High Intensity Interval Training(HIIT).  HIIT workouts have been scientifically proven to burn more calories than steady cardio, reduce blood sugar levels, increase your VO2 Max, and more.  This hour class will run your through fun intervals to push you to your limits followed by a recovery period to bring your heart rate and breathing down to baseline levels.  Expect to work hard, have fun, and burn, burn, burn!

Class is free, but you must RSVP to save your spot.  Click here to sign up.

Click here to learn more about the benefits of HIIT.

 

 


Brawn and Brains – Exercise and Cognitive Strength

A Workout for Your Body and Mind

A Be Balanced Community Event

Join us on Thursday, February 22nd at 5:45pm for an exercise class that not only strengthens the body, but the mind.

Recent studies have been exploring the connection between physical exercise and cognitive function.  Working out mindfully and completely focused at the task at hand – including your breath, your posture, your frame of mind – not only makes you more productive in your workout, it also helps strengthen your cognitive function.  By bringing focus and challenge to your workout, you can literally strengthen the entire body and mind.

Join us for a 1 hour class that will challenge you physical and mentally and change the way you look at your workout.

Class is free, but space is limited.  Please click HERE to RSVP.

 


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Turkey Day Workout 2017

Join Brenna Backe on Thanksgiving day at 9am for an amazing full-body workout.  Get your strength training, cardio, and stretching done before the feast. We will start with a nice warm up, followed by a circuit of exercises designed for postural alignment, functional strength, and of course…A Strong Core!  Join us for this Koa Fit tradition that is as fun as it is effective.

Class is limited to 12 participants.  Regular class fees apply.  Click here to reserve your spot.


Strong Booty, Strong Back – Posterior Chain Activation Workshop

Part of our Be Balanced Community Series

Join Koa Fit owner, Brenna Backe, for this interactive workshop.  Brenna has spent countless hours with Koa Fit clients teaching them how to activate their glutes to help promote low back health and lift properly.  In this workshop she will go over the techniques she has developed over the years to help you build your booty strength so you can decrease your chance of back and knee injury while increasing your lifting power and stability.

  • Review the muscles of the posterior chain and their activation
  • Learn how your posterior chain supports your posture and spinal alignment
  • Learn exercises and techniques to help you activate your glutes and hamstrings
  • Practice proper form in hinging, squatting, and lunging

 

 

When:  Thursday, September 14th at 5:45pm

Where:  Koa Fit Studio

Cost:  Free! But you must RSVP by clicking HERE


Strong Balance Class 2.0 – New Online Video Now Available

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#GetYourStrongOn

This newest version of Strong Balance Class adds new exercises to challenge your core muscles and improve your posture in an express format. Lengthen your spine, strengthen your core, improve your balance, open your hips, and get a whole body workout that leaves you standing taller and feeling stronger. Class includes mobility and stretching exercises combined with functional and dynamic strength moves to increase coordination, agility, and overall power. Specific exercises are used to correct common postural deficiencies to help relieve pain or stiffness in the neck, back, and knees. The class is designed to strengthen you in ways that decrease stress on the joints and the spine, and we use a smart work-to-rest ratio to keep inflammation within your body to a minimum. The Strong Balance Class creates balance and symmetry in your body, instead of just pushing you through a hard workout. Our class helps decrease your chance of injury and sickness, establishes long lasting lifestyle changes, and promotes a functionally strong body.

 


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Weller Endurance Running Workshop

August 10, 2017 at 5:45pm

Join the Koa Fit Run for the Cure team and running coach, Chad Weller for an interactive running workshop as part of our Be Balanced Community Series.  Chad will discuss his training method and run through drills to help you improve your running style.  Whether you are new to running or want to improve your stride, Chad’s experience and knowledge will definitely give you something to take home and practice to help you become a better runner.  This is open to everyone, not just Koa Fit clients, so bring your friends and family.

  • Learn the Weller 5 point Method
  • Tips on running safe and more efficient
  • How running can be fun and not painful

Workshop is Free, but space is limited.  Please reserve your spot HERE.


Restorative Yoga with Kerry Temple-Wood

Be Balanced Community Event

April 20th at 5:30pm – Koa Fit Studio

Kerry a longtime yoga practitioner and educator, and specializes in yoga for mid-life and beyond.

Her classes utilize a variety of yogic techniques, breath work, many restorative poses, generous prop usage, strengthening and balancing poses. Through the vehicle of embodied yoga, we gently open the gateways to discover our new rhythm, depth of breath, strength, clarity, and Inner Flow to embrace the journey of Conscious Aging and a healthy life.

Specifically designed for the 55+ crowd, we explore the inner dimensions of self and mind through the lens of the physical body, cultivating healing, empowerment, investigation and dynamic unfolding. This class is best for those with some previous yoga experience. Men and women welcome!

Kerry is the founder of The Art of Conscious Aging and the 63rd Street Yoga Studio. All classes at 63rd Street Yoga are part of the Slow Yoga Movement. Having practiced yoga for over 45+ years, Kerry’s wisdom has expanded through education and passionate exploration of the feminine journey. Her connection to yoga and awakened consciousness has been a thread woven through all the experiences of her life: relationships, marriage, motherhood and parenting, menopause and conscious aging.

Class is free, but you must reserve your spot.  Please click here to RSVP or call 720-428-8863.