When it comes to health, sometimes we all get wrapped up in all the different advice flying around and begin to take ourselves a little too seriously. Here’s the people bringing back the fun in fitness!
When people think about working out, we’d bet almost everyone immediately thinks of running, or going to the gym. Maybe a few would mention fitness classes like yoga or pilates. While all of these options are wildly popular, it might be a bit of a stretch to call them all fun. Let’s take a look at some of the options that might amp up the excitement for working out.
If you’re a bit sick of going to the gym, why not bust out of there and try a workout in a new environment? Led by the always awesome Fera, Climb fit is a group session that involves climbing, some movement work, and most importantly – lots of fun. Based at Rockover Climbing in Cheetham Hill, this session is a great city centre escape! Fall in love with climbing and get fit at the same time, what’s not to like?
Possibly the most high octane experience you can have in the city centre, strap on a board and hold on tight for this thrill ride. Based at the Helly Hansen Watersports Centre in Salford Quays, this wakeboarding session is perfect for any ability. Whether you’re a total beginner wanting to dip your toes in, or a pro ready to perfect some tricks – this session promises to be great fun from beginning to end, even if you do get a bit wet!
Some days you’ve just got to shake it out. Led by one of the UK’s best Egyptian belly dance instructors, this super fun class will teach you all you need to know about belly dancing and have you shaking your hips in no time. Great fun in a group or on your own thanks to a supportive atmosphere, this class at the Dancehouse welcomes everyone – even if they do have two left feet.
Attention disco dancers and yogis everywhere. The time has come to bring your love of groovy tunes and yoga together in one fantastic class. Led by Moonshine Yoga in Didsbury, this class promises big beats, big flows, and even some great complimentary refreshments. So put your dancing shoes on, grab your yoga mat, and get ready for action. This is the ultimate widweek workout experience.
Have you ever seen someone do parkour and wondered how they got started at something so exciting? then this beginners parkour class may be for you. Held by Cloud Aerial Arts, the masters of all airborne workouts you be shown some moves, put through some drills, and generally intorduced to the diverse world of parkour. All you need is a bit of bravery and a comfy outfit to get started on this exciting parkour journey.