Fall 2022 Group Fitness Classes

Cardio Conditioning

This class is an aerobics based training class including aerobics, running, jump rope, plyometrics, strength training, kickboxing, and heavy bag punching done in a dynamic workout to music.

  • Time: Tuesday, Thursday 8:10-9:00 am
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym Manley 87 & 88
     
  • Instructor: Sue Darling
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92384

Modern Dance

Technique of Martha Graham is the basis of these classes which progress carefully from a basic and thorough introduction to an energetic, challenging, and healthful movement experience. Classes are intense, rigorous, and challenging as they focus on correct technique as well as proper body conditioning and toning. Emphasis is on recognizing familiar body patterns and executing them with the precision of the dancer or athlete.

Beginner

  • Time: Tuesday & Thursday  6:00 - 7:15 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym Poolview 126/127
     
  • Instructor: Marianne Handy Hraibi
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Community Members $120 
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92391

Beginner Pilates

Pilates teaches body awareness and control as the basis for all movement. The beginner class focuses on the basic mat routine and stability ball work to progressively build your core strength and general fitness.

  • Time: Monday & Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym MP Room 182
     
  • Instructor: Naomi Thorngren
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Dartmouth College & DHMC Employee & Community Members $120 
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92472

Advanced Pilates

This class requires a strong knowledge of the basic mat routine to advance to more advanced pilates moves using fitness balls and hand weights. Great for core strength and general fitness.

  • Time: Monday & Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym MP Room 182
     
  • Instructor: Naomi Thorngren
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Dartmouth College & DHMC Employee & Community Members $120
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92471

Power Pilates

This noon time class will pack in Pilates style weight training, Ball work and core strengthening.

  • Time: Monday & Wednesday 12:00 - 12:45 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym MP 182
     
  • Instructor:  
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Dartmouth College & DHMC Employee & Community Members  $120 
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92379

Release & Connect

Come to Release and Connect class to learn the map of your body's muscles and soft tissue connections. You will  learn how to release the tightness in our muscles to make room for elasticity and strength. We will analyze and strip Pilates moves to their simplest components in order to get a deeper understanding of how these moves apply to our bodies.

  • Time: Monday & Wednesday 8:30 -9:30 am
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym Poolview 126 & 127
     
  • Instructor: Maryam Paydarfar
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Community Member $120
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92378

Rowing for Fitness

This course is designed to introduce complete beginners to the sport of rowing. We will utilize the rowing machine and indoor rowing tanks to develop the skills and fitness required, and eventually transition out onto the water! This class will take place at the Varsity Boathouse. 

Time: Tuesday & Thursday 4:30-5:30PM

First class: Tuesday, September 20; Last class Thursday November 10

Location: Boathouse

Instructor: Trevor Michaelson

Class cost: $50

CRN: 92474

Spinning (Group Cycling)

Come spin your way to fitness with the dynamic Spinning Workout. New Keiser high tech bikes that uses rhythms and music to pump up the psyche as well as the quads, calves, and heart. First time riders and pro-riders can all work together with the fully adjustable tension on the "top of the line" bikes. Free spirited, indoor cycling is a great way to power up this term!

Only 20 people per class.

Section 1

  • Time: Tuesday, Thursday  6:45 - 7:30 am
     
  • Location: Spinning Room
     
  • Instructor: Amy Mitson
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92382

Section 2

  • Time: Tuesday, Thursday  8:10 - 9:00 am
     
  • Location: Spinning Room
     
  • Instructor: Bernie Hils
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92383

Section 3

  • Time: Tuesday, Thursday  5:10 - 6:00 pm
     
  • Location: Spinning Room
     
  • Instructor: Sue Darling
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92379

Section 4

  • Time: Monday, Wednesday and Friday  6:10 am  - 7:00 am
     
  • Location: Spinning Room
     
  • Instructor: Bernie Hils
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $75; register in Banner; CRN# 92486

 

Stretching and Flexibility

This class introduces students to basic, correct posture, enhances students' coordinationand sense of timing, and tests their abilities to balance, pivot, and project through space. The course works to increase flexibility, timing, stamina, strength, agility, and confidence. 

  • Time: Monday and Wednesday  6:10 - 7:00 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym, Manley 086
     
  • Instructor: Marianne Hraibi
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Dartmouth & DHMC Employee and Community Members $120
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92477

Whole Body Conditioning

This class is designed to attain a stronger & more balanced body. Participants will learn to work with a variety of equipment including free weights, weight machines, kettle bells, balance equipment & yoga
balls. Workout sessions are varied to achieve a well-balanced & interesting regimen with the goal of attaining each individual's best result. All sessions
will begin a cardio workout on a variety of equipment. 
All ages and levels welcome 

  • Time: Tuesday & Thursday 6:15-7:15 am
     
  • Location: Fitness Center Mezzanine
     
  • Instructor: Nancy Connolley
     
  • Cost: Grad Student & Domestic Partner $60 / Community members  $120
     
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92381

Zumba

Zumba is a Latin dance inspired, aerobic exercise that incorporates steps from meringue, salsa, hip-hop, and more to make a high-energy dance workout that leaves you smiling AND sweating. No dance experience or skill required! As long as the music is going and you are moving, it is the most fun way to work out! It is no wonder Zumba®'s motto is "Ditch the workout, join the party!

Section 1

  • Time: Monday, Wednesday 4:00 - 5:00 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym Pool View 126/127
     
  • Instructor: Jolin Kish
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92380

    Section 2

  • Time: Tuesday, Thursday 4:45 - 5:45 pm
     
  • Location: Alumni Gym Pool View 126/127
     
  • Instructor: Jolin Kish
  • Undergraduate Student Cost: $60; register in Banner; CRN# 92389