This class is designed with the active older adult in mind and combines a light to moderate aerobic workout with exercises in the shallow and/or deep water to help increase endurance, core strength and flexibility. There is limited use of equipment.

FREE for Members

  • Level: All
  • Drop-in class
  • No registration necessary

A Typical Class

Class takes place in our heated indoor pools in either shallow or deep water. The instructor leads participants through cardio movements such as walking, jogging, kicking, cross-country ski movements and jumping jacks.


  • Increased cardio vascular endurance
  • Increased flexibility
  • Increased muscle strength and toning

Tips + Preparation

New to class? Arrive a little early so our instructor can give you some pointers.

Equipment Needed

  • Water exercise equipment
  • The Y provides all equipment for this class

Attire and What to Bring

  • Come to class dressed and ready for the pool
  • Proper swim attire is required (swim suit), no basketball shorts, street clothes, etc.
  • Water shoes (encouraged)
  • Towel, water bottle, aqua jacket (optional)