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Fitness Clinics
Updated 8/8/2014

Fitness Clinics

Core Clinic Series

Tuesdays 6:00-6:30pm and Wednesdays 7:00-7:30pm, Scifres Functional Fitness

Take your fitness routine to the next level and learn how to maximize our specialized strength equipment.  We will focus on how to effectively and efficiently target and challenge your abs, lower back, and gluts by incorporating dynamic, functional movements.  No registration required. Space is limited; please arrive early to reserve your spot. 

Core Clinic Series Schedule

September 16th and 17th: TRX
September 23rd and 24th: Foam Rolling
September 30th and October 1st: Dynamax/Medicine Balls
October 7thand Oct 8th: Kettlebells
October 21st and 22nd: Resistance/Strength Bands
October 28th and 29th: BOSU and Stability Ball
November 4th and 5th: TRX
November 11th and 12th: Foam Rolling
November 18th and 19th: Dynamax/Medicine Balls

Fundamentals of Olympic Weightlifting

Sundays, 2-4pm, East Fitness, Olympic Lift Platforms

This two hour course will deconstruct the major Olympic lifts, as well as provide tips for basic technique and form.  Please register by 12:00pm the Friday before your desired workshop.

September 21st , October 19th , and November 23rd

Powerlifting Series

Fridays, 4-4:30pm, East Fitness

Learn the foundations of powerlifting in this three-part series. Each thirty minute session is dedicated to a specific lift in which you will practice and receive constructive feedback. The better your posture and technique, the better you’ll be able to execute the movement, and more powerful you’ll become! No registration required. Space is limited; please arrive early to reserve your spot. 

September 19th: The Bench 
October 17th: The Squat
November 21st: The Deadlift