Ron Edwards Family YMCA - Fall 2018

Tuesday

Aquatics / Pool

  • 5:30AM - 8:00AM Lane Swim

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    Lane Swims at the YMCA HBB

    Swimming is a great way to enhance and maintain cardiovascular health and an activity that can be enjoyed throughout your life.

    Lane swims are reserved for members only. 

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  • 8:00AM - 8:55AM Public Lane Swim

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    Open Swims at the YMCA HBB

    Swim lengths to improve or maintain your cardiovascular health.

    Public lane swims are open to members and non-members age 13+. 

    Non-Member Public Swim Fees (Taxes Included)

    Child $3.00
    Student $3.25
    Adult $4.50
    Family (immediate family) $9.25

     

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  • 9:00AM - 9:45AM Aquafit
    Aquafit Classes at the YMCA HBB YMCA Aquafit is a great way to get fitness benefits and improve your circulation without stressing your joints. By pushing against the resistance of water, you can adapt each session to your own level of fitness. It's a great way to add variety to your fitness program. Aquafit is a cardio-based water workout that can be done in shallow or deep water. Some...
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  • 9:45AM - 11:00AM Open Swim
    Public Open Swim at the YMCA HBB Open swim is an all-ages leisure swim reserved for members. It's a great way to be active and have fun together. Recreational Swimming - Aquatic Admission Criteria 0 - 6 years:Must be supervised by an adult or guardian (minimum 14 years of age) in the water. Maximum 2:1 ratio. 7 - 9 years: If able to pass swim test, child may swim independently. Adult or...
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  • 11:00AM - 11:30AM Parented Swim Lessons
    Join Your Child's Swim Lessons at the YMCA HBB Register for one of our parented swim lessons with your toddler aged 18 - 36 months old. Enjoy leader-guided water activity in a fun safe atmosphere. As a parent, youget in on the fun by participating with your child. Splashers: 3-18 Months As the first level of our YMCA L'il Dipper program, Splashers is a great way to introduce babies to the...
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  • 11:35AM - 12:55PM Public Lane Swim

    Woman participating in YMCA public lane swim

    Open Swims at the YMCA HBB

    Swim lengths to improve or maintain your cardiovascular health.

    Public lane swims are open to members and non-members age 13+. 

    Non-Member Public Swim Fees (Taxes Included)

    Child $3.00
    Student $3.25
    Adult $4.50
    Family (immediate family) $9.25

     

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  • 1:00PM - 1:45PM Hydrotherapy - LiveWell

    Rehabilitative exercises at your own pace, using a variety of equipment like water weights or floatation belts. Ideal for those with hip, knee, bone & joint issues or other medical conditions. Everyone is welcome.

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  • 2:00PM - 2:45PM Swim Lessons - Children & Youth
    You're never too young to enjoy the water! For children between 6 months and 5 years old, the YMCA L'il Dippers swim lessons are developed with your child's natural growth and development in mind. There are eight levels in the YMCA L'il Dipper program: Splashers, Bubblers, Bobbers, Floaters, Gliders, Divers, Surfers, and Dippers. We'll ensure that we find the right level for...
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  • 3:00PM - 4:15PM Public Open Swim
    Members and non-members of all ages can enjoy these public leisure swims. Recreational Swimming - Aquatic Admission Criteria 0 - 6 years:Must be supervised by an adult or guardian (minimum 14 years of age) in the water. Maximum 2:1 ratio. 7 - 9 years:If able to pass swim test, child may swim independently. Adult or guardian (minimum 14 years of age) must remain on the pool deck.If unable to pass...
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  • 4:30PM - 7:30PM Swim Lessons - Children & Youth
    You're never too young to enjoy the water! For children between 6 months and 5 years old, the YMCA L'il Dippers swim lessons are developed with your child's natural growth and development in mind. There are eight levels in the YMCA L'il Dipper program: Splashers, Bubblers, Bobbers, Floaters, Gliders, Divers, Surfers, and Dippers. We'll ensure that we find the right level for...
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  • 7:30PM - 8:30PM Advanced Aquatics

    Advanced programs for lifesavers, such as Bronze Cross, National Lifeguard, and Bronze Medallion.

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  • 8:00PM - 8:30PM Swim Lessons - Adult

    Adult in the water

    Learn to Swim at the YMCA HBB

    It's never too late to learn to swim or improve your stroke technique.

    The YMCA can help you achieve your goals and feel confident in the water.

    Registration is required. You can register at anytime at your YMCA Health, Fitness and Aquatics membership centre.

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  • 8:30PM - 10:00PM Masters Swim

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    Drop-In Swimming Class With Trained Coaches

    Work with a trained swim coach to strengthen and improve through stroke correction, technique tips, skills and drills.

    This drop-in class is suitable for intermediate recreational swimmers through to competitive level swimmers/triathletes. 

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  • 9:30PM - 10:00PM Lane Swim
    (1 lane)

    YMCA member enjoying lane swim

    Lane Swims at the YMCA HBB

    Swimming is a great way to enhance and maintain cardiovascular health and an activity that can be enjoyed throughout your life.

    Lane swims are reserved for members only. 

    Ron Edwards Family YMCA Pool

Child & Youth

  • 8:45AM - 11:45AM Child Minding

    Infant - 10 years. The childing minding program gives infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-age children the chance to play together in supervised play while parents/guardians are in the building.

    Single Child Card (8 hours): $30
    Family Card - 2 or more children (8 hours): $42
    Single Day pass: $5

     

     

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  • 9:00AM - 11:00AM Kinder Gym
    (3-5 yrs)
    YMCA Kinder Gym programs are structured fun-filled playful movement sessions designed for your toddler or preschooler. Kinder Gym sessions are also a great way for young participants to build relationships while working in a group, listening, taking turns, and following instruction. A YMCA Kinder Gym instructor will help children develop general motor skills including jumping, rolling, balancing,...
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  • 9:00AM - 11:30AM Explorers

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    A fun, active play program that includes circle time, theme-related craft time and an aquatic activity. YMCA staff supervise the transition from land program to the pool.

    Pool options are as follows:
    -  Preschool 3-5 includes 30 minute swim lesson
    -  Registration is required.

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  • 1:00PM - 3:00PM Movin' & Groovin'
    (3-5yrs)
    Movin' & Groovin' gives your little one an active and structured environment to practice gross motor skills, balance and movement through active play (with soft equipment, mats, tricycles), circle time, snack time, and fun games. Please bring a healthy, nut-free nack. A typical program: 45 minutes: Active play 15 minutes: Clean up together 15 minutes: Circle time and snack 45 minutes:...
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  • 1:00PM - 3:00PM Y Kids
    (6-12 yrs)
    Our popular Y Kids program has a variety of activities on rotation for your child age 3 - 12 years.This drop-in program fosters social development and allows your child to experience a variety of program options.Every month a new schedule allows for a variety of activities a including active and creative options such as skipping, dance, crafts and sports. Y Kids Age Groups: Preschool: 3-5 years...
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  • 6:00PM - 8:00PM Y Kids
    (3-5/6-12 yrs)
    Our popular Y Kids program has a variety of activities on rotation for your child age 3 - 12 years.This drop-in program fosters social development and allows your child to experience a variety of program options.Every month a new schedule allows for a variety of activities a including active and creative options such as skipping, dance, crafts and sports. Y Kids Age Groups: Preschool: 3-5 years...
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Health & Fitness

  • 5:45AM - 6:30AM Cycle Fit
    Cycle Fit gets your legs pumping with a high-powered indoor bike class set to energetic music. Working those major muscles in your legs also strengthens your most important muscle: your heart. We'll take you through an aerobic and anaerobic workout, simulating hills and valleys or timed athletic drills in the indoor cycling class. You control the intensity of the workout by adjusting your own...
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  • 7:00AM - 7:30AM TRX

    Group of people performing TRX exercise

    Develop your muscular endurance at your own pace with TRX. This group fitness class delivers a full-body workout by utilizing one's bodyweight and gravity on the TRX Suspension Trainer. TRX will provide you with a fast and effective workout, great for people of all fitness levels.  

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  • 8:30AM - 9:00AM Healthy Hearts - LiveWell
    This cardiac care program offers patients three streams of supervised exercise and education based on their stage of rehabilitation. Stream 1: Supervised walking program for individuals waiting to participate in cardiac rehabilitation. Stream 2: Supervised cardiovascular and strength program for individuals that have been identified as appropriate by Cardiac Rehabilitation team at HHS. Stream 3:...
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  • 9:15AM - 10:00AM Cycle Fit
    Cycle Fit gets your legs pumping with a high-powered indoor bike class set to energetic music. Working those major muscles in your legs also strengthens your most important muscle: your heart. We'll take you through an aerobic and anaerobic workout, simulating hills and valleys or timed athletic drills in the indoor cycling class. You control the intensity of the workout by adjusting your own...
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  • 9:15AM - 10:15AM Body Fit
    Gently stretch and tone your whole body in this well-rounded class. Work at your own pace and maintain your strength while improving your flexibility. Build stronger muscles, bones, and joints with weight-bearing exercises designed to challenge your strength & balance. You'll use a variety of equipment like dumbbells, barbells, exercise balls, resistance bands in this class for a great...
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  • 10:30AM - 11:30AM Low Impact

    Low Impact is a lighter group fitness class offering cardio, resistance and stretch exercises. Resistance exercises involve body weight and light dumbbells. This is a multi-level class and is great for someone getting back into exercising, rehabilitation of the knees or back, the senior population, people working out while pregnant or someone just looking for a low intensity workout.

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  • 11:00AM - 12:00PM Line Dancing

    women smiling at camera

    This class gives you the fun of line dancing combined with the aerobic benefits of a fitness class. These fitness-inspired dance movements will get your heart pumping while you workout with your friends in a fun atmosphere. Great for all levels.

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  • 11:45AM - 12:45PM Balance+ - LiveWell
    This free, 12-week community exercise program consists of two group exercise sessions each week to help build strength, balance, flexibility and endurance and reduce the risk of falls. The YMCA has partnered with the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to provide this program at our five YMCA locations in Hamilton, Burlington, FLamborough and Brantford. Space...
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  • 1:15PM - 2:15PM Queenax

    Queenax is a unique functional training system that optimizes results, intensity and fun with guided small group workouts.

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  • 6:00PM - 6:45PM Core

    Build strength and muscular endurance in the muscles supporting your torso and spine. Core Strength will have you working with your own body weight and/or a variety of equipment to focus on muscles in your abdomen/pelvis and back. Suitable for all levels. 

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  • 6:15PM - 7:15PM HIIT
    When you're short on time but want an effective, full body workout that will leave you breathless, High Intensity Interval Training is your answer. HIIT workouts have been proven to improve your fitness level with a shorter workout. Bursts of cardiovascular and conditioning exercises are coupled with active rest periods. You'll work hard, but at your own intensity level - suitable for all...
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  • 7:30PM - 9:00PM Yoga
    Rediscover and improve your strength, balance, and flexibility through traditional yoga postures. YMCA Yoga class will help you relax your mind while gently challenging, stretching, and relaxing your muscles. Don't worry if you're not flexible: yoga is safe and healthy for a wide range of body types. You’ll soon notice a stronger, more balanced body and an increase in your overall...
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  • 8:30PM - 10:00PM Open Gym
    (Open/Youth Basketball)

    Boy shooting basketball at net

    Enjoy the use of the YMCA gym and equipment during these open periods when facilitated programs are not running. We have great gym facilities and members are welcome to use them. 

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