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CityParks Seniors Fitness: Walking

Monday, September 23, 2013

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.

This event repeats every week on Monday and Wednesday between 9/23/2013 and 10/30/2013.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

City Parks Foundation welcomes all New Yorkers, 60 and over, to participate in CityParks Seniors Fitness. The Fall 2013 season of free fitness programs will begin the week of September 23rd and will offer free tennis lessons, yoga instruction and fitness walking in 14 parks across the city.

All activities in this six–week fitness program take place twice a week at each location through November 1, 2013.  Participants are encouraged to maintain regular attendance to maximize health benefits.

CityParks Seniors Fitness has served over 5,000 participants since it began in 2006 and aims to keep neighborhood parks a great place for community activity.  The program encourages New Yorkers to maximize the health benefits of staying active at every age. Even in moderate amounts, exercise can help participants feel better, maintain or lose weight, reduce the risk of heart disease and diabetes, and minimize the symptoms of arthritis.

All equipment and instruction is provided free of charge.

Location

Metcalf and Lafayette Avenues in Soundview Park Accessible
Bronx
Directions to this location

Soundview Park Field House in Soundview Park
1650 Lafayette Avenue
Bronx
Directions to this location

Location Details:
Lafayette between Boynton Ave and Colgate Ave

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

City Parks Foundation

Categories

Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors

Directions to Soundview Park

Know Before You Go

ParkSoundview Park

Portions of this park will be closed to bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play. The new Metcalf Playground will bring an exciting and playful space for children, teenagers and adults to play and recreate. And a natural amphitheater and performance lawn will allow concerts, theater performances, and other cultural programs to be conducted in Soundview Park.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

Soundview Park Weather

  • Sat
    Chance Thunderstorms
    83°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    79°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    79°F
  • Thu
    Sunny
    82°F

7-day forecast

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