Fitness and Sports

  • 26 Jun
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    Agebusters Workout

    Every Tuesday, Thursday at 9:00am-10:00am

    Fee: 10 Classes $60 members / $70 non-members
    Participants enjoy a high energy class that incorporates cardio, muscle strengthening, balance and stretching.

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  • 25 Jun
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    Limber Up

    Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 9:00am-10:00am

    Drop-in and take part in low-impact, modified movements, from an instructional DVD that meets individual needs for toning, strengthening and improved physical, mental, emotional and cardiovascular health. Chair and standing exercises using aerobic steps, weights, stretch bands and foam balls offering a variety of fitness options.

  • 25 Jun
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    Chair Yoga

    Every Monday, Wednesday at 1:30pm-2:30pm

    Instructor: Karen Lutz E-YRT
    10 Classes for $60 members / $70 non-members
    Chair yoga offers improved flexibility, strength and balance, regardless of physical limitations or age. Incorporate breathing with gentle stretching and adaptive yoga movements while seated. Relax and ease tension through this gentle yoga practice.

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  • 26 Jun
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    TAI CHI

    Every Tuesday at 10:30am-12:00pm
    Every Friday at 10:00am-11:30am

    This class is open to members only, 10 classes for $60.
    This ancient form of low-impact exercise, taught by accredited instructors, improves circulation, strength, flexibility, and posture, all while reducing stress.
    Call Next or stop by the office for more information or to register.

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  • 23 Jun
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    Saturday at the Barre

    Every Saturday at 11:00am-11:50am


    Instructor, Karen Lutz E-YRT
    Low impact, stretching and core strengthening.

    This yoga inspired barre class will begin with gentle stretching, and a focus on breathing. We will move to the barre and continue into gentle stretches, and balance positions.Instructor: Karen Lutz, E-RYT. The sessions will end seated in the chair to wind down the practice, and end with 5 minutes of
    seated meditation. First try complimentary.

    Sold in 10 class packs - does not need to be used consecutive weeks. 

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  • 29 Jun
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    Next Bowling League

    Every Friday at 10:00am-1:00pm

    Fridays, 10 am – September – May
    Cost: $6 includes three games, shoes, and coffee.
    Bowlers meet weekly each Friday morning.

    Location: Hartfield Lanes, 3490 W. 12 Mile Road, Berkley. Drop - in any Friday.
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  • 26 Jun
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    Mat Yoga

    Every Tuesday, Thursday at 4:30pm-5:30pm

    A gentle and adaptable yoga session on the mat for beginners or those who have been practicing. Instructor Karen Lutz, E-YRT, will focus on breathing, gentle yoga moves and postures that will help improve core strength, balance and flexibility. Each session will begin and end with a few minutes of meditation. Please bring a yoga mat and water.

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  • 23 Jun
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    Pickleball

    Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 4:30pm-8:00pm
    Every Monday, Thursday at 12:15pm-2:15pm
    Every Saturday at 9:00am-2:00pm

    Membership required

    Mondays and Thursdays from 12:30 to 2:15 pm
    Mondays through Thursdays from 4:30 to 8:00 pm
    Saturdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Saturdays 9:00-10:30 reserved for beginners with skills & drills mini-clinics 1st and 3rd Saturdays from 9:00 to 10:00 am

    Pickleball is an exciting sport, described as a combination of ping-pong, tennis, and badminton. This game is played on a badminton-sized court and is easy enough for a beginner, yet challenging enough for the advanced.

     

  • 26 Jun
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    Slow Flow Yoga - New!

    Every Tuesday, Thursday at 1:00pm-2:05pm

    Tuesdays & Thursdays 1:00- 1:50 pm

    Yoga Instructor, Jan Chaney will bring strength and balance into your life. Let your breath guide you through a series of postures. All levels welcome. Bring a mat, towel and water to class.

    This class is geared toward the physically active senior; new (or experienced) to yoga. Let your breath guide you safely through a series of traditional grounded and flowing postures.

    These are drop in classes- runs weekly

     

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  • 9Jan
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    Small Group Personal Training Series

    Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 2:00pm

    Series 1: May 8, 15, 22, and June 5
    Series 2: June 12, 19, 26, and July 10

    Determined to get fit Want to improve your workout results? New to working out? Personal Trainer Lori Harbor brings Small Group Personal Training to Next. Under AFAA certified Instructor Lori Harbor’s guidance, you’ll work on strength, flexibility, balance and endurance.  Her personal attention in a small group setting may be exactly what you need to reach your fitness goals! Class limited to six participants.  Everyone will benefit-activities modified to accommodate all fitness levels.

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  • 23 Jun
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    New! Yoga for Well-Being

    Every Saturday at 10:00am-10:45am

    Yoga Instructor, Karen Lutz, E-RYT, will teach you how to link your breathing to your movements as you fl ow through the postures. Feel your body expand and become stronger. You must be able to transition up and down on a yoga mat. All levels are welcome.

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  • 26 Jun
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    Slow Roll Bike Group

    Every Tuesday at 5:30pm-7:30pm

    Every Tuesday night, beginning May 8 at 5:30 pm

    Organizational meeting: Tuesday, May 1 at 5:30 pm


    Next welcomes slow roll group back for the second season!. The group will gather in the Next lobby at 5:30 pm every Tuesday evening. The length of ride depends on weather, ability and size of group that evening. Typically, the riders will enjoy a nice, easy ride to a local park, take a water break and then return to Next. We will travel through quiet, relatively fl at neighborhoods and avoid the traffic on main roads. Questions? Join us at the May 9 organizational meeting to learn more, or contact chief biker Myron Sedman at (248) 891-2757 or myron1950@aol.com. All participants must wear a bicycle helmet.

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  • 27 Jun
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    Advanced Bike Group

    Every Wednesday at 12:00am-12:00pm

    Kickoff Meeting: Wednesday, May 2 at 1:00 pm

    Wednesdays, beginning May 16 at 10:00 am

    This new group will take more advance rides that will run on local main streets in adjacent neighborhoods. Rides will be similar to those being run by already established bike clubs. The pace of this group will be approximately 12-15 mph with a starting distance of 20 miles. Questions? Join us at the kickoff meeting or contact chief biker Israel Olivarez at (517) 803-8161 or ISRAEL.OLIVAREZ@sbcglobal.net.

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  • 23 Jun
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    Pickleball at the Birmingham Ice Rink!

    Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 10:00am-8:00pm
    Every Tuesday, Thursday at 10:00am-4:30pm
    Every Saturday at 9:00am-2:00pm

    Open Drop-In Play June 2 through August 5 •
    Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm •
    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm •
    Saturdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Cost per drop-in: $1 Next members / $3 non-members - Pay at the door
    Punch cards available in the Next Office

    Ladder Play • June 5th - July 31st.
    Tuesdays from 2:00 to 4:00 pm (no session July 3)
    Cost 8-week session: $20.00 Next members $30.00 non-members
    When registering please indicate skill level — beginner, intermediate, or advanced.

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  • 5Jun
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    New! Fit Park Circuit Training

    Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 10:30am

    Enjoy the NEW outdoor adult Fit Park in a small group setting, with personalized attention! Enjoy the social aspect of making new friends and working out together! Engage in some fun activities utilizing the Fit Park as well as other equipment, such as balls, bands and weights. Join Lori Harbour, AFAA
    certified instructor, for a 45 minute session.

    Space is limited to 7 students!

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  • 20 Jul
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    Birmingham Moves! Walking Group Powered by Gazelle

    Every Friday at 12:00am-12:00am

    BIRMINGHAM MOVES! WALKING GROUP powered by GAZELLE SPORTS
    Fridays, July 20, 27 and August 3, 10 from 9:15 to 11:30 am Bus departs Next at 9:15 am, returns by 11:30 am Cost 4-week series: Complimentary members $5 non-members Join Nikki Pavlack, Gazelle Sports manager, for a weekly walk around the B. We will start with a 3-mile walk at a pace of 17 minutes per mile and will progress according to the group’s consensus. Week one will include refreshments at Gazelle Sports and subsequent weeks will take us to surrounding businesses for treats and/or demonstrations. All levels are welcome. Space is limited

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  • 2Aug
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    Next Welcomes LPGA Legend Elaine Crosby!

    Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 6:00pm

    Elaine Crosby, Professional Golfer Born in Birmingham, Elaine Crosby returns to her roots to share her experiences as a player on the LPGA Tour. She retired in 2000 after a successful career as a professional golfer. Elaine Crosby has four professional wins — two on the LPGA Tour! She won the Mazda Japan Classic in 1989 by three strokes and the Lady Keystone Open in 1994 by one stroke! In 1996, this U of M alumni received the honor of being elected to the University of Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor.

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  • 5 Sep
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    Tennis League – Mixed Doubles

    Every Wednesday at 2:30pm-4:00pm

    Resumes in September

    Meets September – May  

    Wednesdays 2:30- 4:00 pm
    and now Fridays 2:00-3:30 pm

    This league is looking for both men and women to join. All ability levels are welcome

    Location: Birmingham Racquet Club, 2100 E. Lincoln Rd. Birmingham 48009
    Contact: David Young davidmpyoung@gmail.com