Koa Fit Personal Training and Massage

Koa Fit Personal Training and Massage


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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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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.


Self-Care Workshop – Neck and Shoulders

Be Balanced Community Event

stiff neckDo you have a stiff neck? Do your shoulders bother you while you sit at work? Are you chronically pulling at your neck and shoulders trying to get them to stretch or crack? Learn how to take care of these daily aches and pains while also preventing future injuries to your cervical spine, rotator cuff, and thoracic spine. Siri Schubet-Nicolella will give you the tools so you can be proactive about your pain and give your body the tender loving care it needs.

What you will learn:

  • Myofascial Release techniques for the neck and shoulders
  • Alignment exercises
  • Easy, at-home exercises to alleviate your tight neck
  • Postural strengthening for your upper torso

Class is free, but space is limited.  Please click here to reserve your spot.

 


Stretch and Release – Be Balanced Community Series Event

Join Annette Bray on Monday, February 13th at 12pm for a free Stretch and Release Class.  

Recover from your weekend and improve the mobility of your body in this 1 hour class.  Annette will lead you through a series of stretches to help lengthen your muscles and create space in your joints.  She will utilize balls, blocks, and other tools to help you release specific areas and regain your flexibility.

Class is free, but you must RSVP to save your spot.

Click here to RSVP.


Smart Eating – A Be Balanced Community Event

good-diet-healthy-foodA Be Balanced Community Event

With Missy Hughes and Siri Schubert

With the New Year often comes intense energy toward setting and reaching goals of absolute change.  We usually start out well, only to dwindle in motivation a few weeks later.  Let’s be real this year, absolute change isn’t what we really intend or need!  Do something different this year and learn to maximize your nutrition and use food to increase your energy and super charge your athleticism.  Don’t make food the enemy, stop blaming yourself for making poor choices, and STOP dieting.    Learn how to set yourself up for success so you can eat and feel good about what your eating while getting healthier.

  • Learn the building blocks of food that support a healthy metabolism
  • Learn the “what” and “when” of eating
  • Reshape your mindset to be the fit, energetic person that you imagine
  • Learn how to eat high energy, high quality food so you don’t feel deprived or hungry

The class is free, but please RSVP.  Click here to register


Stretch and Release – Be Balanced Community Event

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Dave Using His Full Range

Join Dave Kellogg on Thursday, December 8th at 5:30pm for an hour of dynamic stretching that will leave you feeling open and relaxed.  Dave’s unique style of training moves you through range-of-motion and stretching exercises to help you create more space in your joints and help you align your body.

  • 1 hour-long therapeutic movement and stretching that maximizes range of motion and introduces muscular stability and endurance into the joints.
  • A fun hybrid/synthesis of yoga, pilates, and traditional stretching techniques.
  • A feel-good class that keeps bodies from developing compensative patterns and allows individuals to recover and/or progress.

This Class is Free, but Limited to 12.  Please Sign Up Now to Reserve your Spot.


Thanksgiving Week Class Schedule

Don’t let the chaos of the holiday derail your fitness program.  Get in to one of our group classes and stay on track.

Tuesday at 12pm – Strong Balance Class 

Wednesday at 12pm – Strong Senior Class

Thanksgiving (Thursday) at 9am – Turkey Day Workout

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