Silver Sneakers Classes
Silver Sneakers classes are designed to increase your muscle strength and range of movement, allowing you to live and enjoy and active lifestyle. We use hand-held weights, elastic tubing (with handles), and a Silver Sneakers ball for resistance. We have chairs available for sitting and standing support if needed. You will improve your physical strength and overall well-being in a fun social setting.
Silver Sneakers Q & A
What is Silver Sneakers?
It is a fitness program for people 65 years and older that’s included with many Medicare Advantage plans. SilverSneakers® refers to both the larger comprehensive program and the fitness classes. Participating gyms can offer a variety of options including access to fitness equipment and group fitness classes for all levels and abilities. At Resilient Fitness we offer Wellington area seniors the Silver Sneakers classic class. Our classes are suitable for all fitness levels and are facilitated by trained instructors.
Does Silver Sneakers pay for gym membership?
Yes it does. And it allows you free access to it’s network of gyms throughout the United States. This makes it perfect for snowbirds, RVers, and anyone who spends their retirement years in more than one geographic location. Resilient Fitness is proud to be one of more than 14,000 gyms across the country who participate in the program.
What insurance companies offer Silver Sneakers?
Silver Sneakers was developed especially for seniors enrolled in Medicare. It’s not included with Parts A, B, or D, but it is included with many Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans.
How do I get started?
Bring your Silver Sneakers card or 16-digit member ID to our front desk. Tell the staff at the front desk that you want to enroll in the program and that you’d like a tour of the gym. We can’t wait to meet you!