HEALTH & FITNESS
Get and stay healthy with YMCA classes, state of the art equipment and programs that welcome all ages and fitness levels.
Take a class, train with friends, work out in the Wellness Center—try it all! Have fun while gaining strength, endurance and energy at our Bellingham YMCA.
Seniors can connect with the Y community through physical fitness, social activities and more. Programs for older adults accommodate a wide variety of interests and functional abilities.
Learn the 5 key components of Oregon State University's Better Bones and Balance program in this 4 class session. Classes include a short talk & discussion on a bone related topic, then learning/practicing specific exercise. Having a bench step, or stair in your home, is beneficial but not required. The first 3 classes of this virtual session are for new participants only. Alumni are welcome to join the Feb 10th session to review good form for each exercise. BBB practice booklet will be emailed to participants.
High blood pressure is a key, modifiable, risk factor for both heart disease and stroke, which are two of the leading causes of death in the United States. This program will help you gain the skills needed to manage/or lower your blood pressure.
Come workout with others in one of our many group fitness classes including cycling, strength training, HIIT, cardio, yoga and more.
Our certified Coaches will assist you in creating goals and improving your overall wellness and life satisfaction.
By focusing on the whole person and not the disease, LIVESTRONG helps people move beyond cancer in spirit, mind, and body.
Fast pedaling is not a cure of Parkinson’s disease but it is changing the lives of increasing numbers of participants who, before, had no hope beyond medication and eventually surgery to slow the progression of their disease.
Improving the quality of life of people with Parkinson's disease through a non-contact, boxing-based fitness curriculum.
Using these specialized poles while exercising helps to encourage an upright posture while supporting both sides of your body.
The YMCA has a variety of fitness classes via Zoom software. Workout from your home with your favorite YMCA instructors.
Sign up for a session with a personal trainer to help you meet your goals. Whether you need post physical therapy help or have specific goal in mind, our training team can design a program to help you achieve success.
Are you at risk? Have you been diagnosed with prediabetes? You can take control with the help of the YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program.
A gentle yoga class for individuals recovering from, or working with, a long-term health diagnosis.