Tagged: classes

7 Classes That Will Give You a Total Body Workout

When you’re crunched for time but still want to sneak in a total body workout, Elite offers several classes that will do just that. Get the most bang for your buck, so to speak, by working your whole body in 60 minutes or less.

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Member Stories: Russ Sagmoen – Elite Supports My Active Lifestyle

Russ Sagmoen, a member at Elite-North Shore and River Glen, has utilized just about everything Elite has to offer to support his active lifestyle. From childcare services to Red Light Therapy to group exercise, see how he was able to quickly bounce back after shoulder surgery and continue to be a role model for his […]

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Member Stories: Cana Comer – Life in the Fast Lane

When we say everyone trains for a variety of reasons, we really mean it. A perfect example is highlighted by Elite member Cana Comer, who trains to enhance her ability to race cars! Learn about her hobby of automobile racing and how physical fitness enhances drivers’ abilities out on the track.

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Adjust Your Asana: Preventing Pain in Your Yoga Practice (Part 2)

Last week we discussed how you can avoid injury and pain in yoga class. But some of those tips require asking your instructor for help or insight. So, this week let’s talk about a few things you can do to prevent pain in each asana until you are able to get the attention of your yoga instructor.

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How to Avoid Injury & Pain in Yoga Class

We’ve all heard it before, read about it everywhere and talked about it with physicians, family and friends. If it is true, that yoga is a great salve for the body, mind and soul, then why does my body hurt before, during and/or after class? Here’s a few tips for stopping and even preventing injury and pain during […]

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Member Stories: Nicole Giese – Prioritizing My Health

If you find difficulty in prioritizing your health and wellness, you’re most definitely not alone. Many of us know we have to exercise and eat healthy, but sometimes other commitments get in the way. One of our members, Nicole Giese, shared with us her personal account of exactly that, but how she was able to […]

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Yin and Yang: The Power of Yoga

It is amazing that a 5000 year old tradition has become such a popular way of life today. The power of yoga lies in its simplicity, flexibility, and diversity. The benefits range from inner peace, to increased overall fitness, to healing aches and pains. Many people think that yoga is “just stretching.” While stretching is certainly involved, the practice is really about creating balance […]

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Member Stories: Mike Sendelbach – MyZone Keeps Me Motivated

Several years ago, Mike Sendelbach shared his account of how he developed his love for cycling and spin class at Elite Sports Clubs. “Bandana Mike,” as he is commonly known around the clubs, is back again to share how he has improved and a new method of staying motivated in the spin studio!

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Instructor Highlight: Jim Mussomelli

Jim Mussomelli is a highly passionate yoga instructor at our West Brookfield location who loves to share his enthusiasm of yoga with everyone. Learn more about Jim’s passion for yoga, what made him become a yoga instructor and his philosophy on health and fitness!

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Instructor Highlight: Julie Eusebio

Julie Eusebio is a group exercise instructor at our Elite Sports Clubs location in Brookfield on Burleigh Rd. She currently teaches cycling classes but has taught all sorts of classes over the past decade.

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