Holistic Fitness Land &Water  


Volunteer Pool
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm 

Aqua Extravaganza 

Pre-Register Thunder Bay 55 + or drop in with your Pass

Instructor Anne Parr FIS

Lakehead University Pool
Monday /Wednesday/ Friday
- 9:15 am - 10:15 am

- runs all year long
Instructor Anne Parr FIS

” Aqua Power Lunch ” 

Tuesday & Thursday 

12:00 noon - 12:45 pm

Instructor Melanie Albanese 

Sir Winston Churchill Pool 
- 10:45 am - 11:30 am

Drop in with your membership or Drop In Pass Instructor Anne Parr FIS 

Aquatic Programs Lakehead University Pool

                                                                          Lakehead University CJ Saunders Fieldhouse  

                                                                      955 Oliver Road across from the Regional Hospital

AQUA FIT LU POOL -    Monday Wednesday Friday 

TIME: 9:15 - 10:15 AM

Instructor Anne Parr

Program description: 

  • Aqua Jogging Mon/Wed -choose deep or shallow water.    - option tethered or moving with aqua belts or noodle - shallow water option not touching or touching bottom. - Interval training - Tabata, HITT  + - proven effective researched based.  
  • Working at metabolic rate with various recovery times for intensity and challenging to meet your needs beginner to advanced

  • Friday all in shallow water - Aqua cardio - latin moves like Aqua Zumba 
- party cardio combos moves with strength resistance training. 
All major muscle groups incorporated - balanced workout  - keeping you moving. FUN

NEW this fall

”Aqua Power Lunch” 

 Beginning: October 15, 2019 

Tuesday & Thursday 12:00 noon - 12:45 pm

Instructor Melanie Albanese

 The Power Lunch class is a 45-minute aqua-fitness class that combines cardio, core strengthening, flexibility and muscle toning exercises. Through the uses of buoyancy, resistance and movement of water, this class provides a great lunchtime work out! all Welcome

Register at front desk payment  options 

  • each time  or buy 10 PASSES or more passes 1 -3 x week. Open to General Public & Students

NOTE: New Parking due to construction address concerns 

Parking is extra pay each time at handy out side  machine or buy per monthly  to full year.

Watch for new fall program and New Membership options



Water exercise Benefits:

  • modality 
  • safe non impact little - no gravity based controlled
  • effective improves daily functions. 
  • increases faster recovery from running or over use from training 
  • no sweat workout
  • buoyant-resistive environment
  • range of motion enhanced 
  • falling is minimized.  
  • Circulation enhanced 

Why Water & What to Expect

Complete workout all components -warm-up cardio - metabolic -strength / resistance training, cool down with dynamic stretching 

  • opening up joints, releasing tension in muscles ,breath work and more.  
  • Work at your own pace and intensity options for all in every class.  
  • Experience a workout better than using weight training, high cardiovascular - low impact.  Increase cardiovascular abilities, muscular endurance and strength, flexibility and much much more.  
  • Work this into your schedule for the best workout you can experience.  

Safe for those with arthritis, recovering from injuries, cancer, heart,  joint 

Why Aquatics is important?

  • Heals the Body Mind and Spirit
  • Impact is less on injured knees, back, arthritis and much more.
  • Balanced workout all muscles are work together providing a complete workout cardiovascular, muscular endurance and strength.
  • Flexibility of all joints
  • Like Yoga messages all organs for better healing and conditioning.


Information from Aquatic Fitness & Therapy

  • Water buoyancy helps to protect recuperating knees, ankles and hips.
  • Great for overweight individuals looking for exercise, but unable to walk far enough out of the water to effectively burn calories.
  • Aquatic exercise reduces pain and increases flexibility.
  • Water supports and massages the body as you exercise.
  • All of the benefits of land exercise-without the sweat.
  • Reduced blood pressure, stress and risk of injury.
  • Often recommended following surgery to minimize postoperative swelling
  • Burn more calories during and after exercise.
  • More Fun!!

Who Benefits? Everyone Who Tries It! 
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