Items Tagged ‘Strength’

November 21, 2018

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

With rotating schedules and inconsistent workout times, it makes it difficult to get to the gym… We understand. We listened. And we introduce to you our new ongoing offering: EX4 A progressive group training that allows for flexible scheduling and multi-week sessions.   How to get started: Register at the front desk for a 30-minute […]

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Tags: Cardio, endurance, Exercise, metabolic, muscle, Strength, sweat, Training, workout


September 26, 2018

Member Success: Sarah

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

“I did not realize what a difference strength training really makes – and it is kinda fun!” I began to feel like I was simply coasting along. Life was going OK, but I just did not feel like I was living life with my fullest potential. I decided that I wanted to start living life more […]

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Tags: coach, Eat Well, Exercise, fitness, get fit, health and wellness coach staff, Member Success, Motivation, Move, Movement Training, results, Staff


August 30, 2018

Full Body Weight Training Workout

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Lifting weights is an important component of any exercise program because it’s the one activity that allows you to build lean muscle tissue. There are plenty of ways to lift weights, but one of the simplest is full body training. Full body workouts are great for hitting all of your major muscle groups in one […]

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Tags: Blog, get fit, Strength, Training, wellness, workout, Workouts


March 26, 2018

5 Tips to Help You Age Well

By tjorgenson tjorgenson

Healthy Aging Week is approaching! We are hosting several events during this week to help you “stay young” and age well. We have also provided you with 5 tips for healthy aging. Lets dive in! 1. Eat Well It should come to no surprise that nourishing our body helps us live a longer and healthier […]

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Tags: Blog, Cardio, Coaching, Cycle, Eat Well, Event, get fit, Healthy Eating, Move, Nutrition, Strength, Training


Strength Endurance Workout

October 31, 2017

Strength Endurance Workout

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

In this workout from the Health & Wellness Coach team, perform 12 reps for each move, 2 rounds. Perform the mountain climbers for 20 seconds. Remember to perform a dynamic warm-up and then stretch and cool down at the end. For more workouts, click here.

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Tags: endurance, Strength, workout, Workouts


October 14, 2016

Getting to Know Rick

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Rick is one of our newer Group Fitness instructors at the DAHLC.  Though he has a full time job in another area of Mayo Clinic, Rick has wellness as a priority and wants to help you achieve your goals.  When asked about what excites him about working at the DAHLC, he said it’s “getting a […]

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Tags: Blog, Cycle, get to know, Group Fitness, rick, Staff Bio, Strength


Member Success - Kelli

August 26, 2016

Member Success – Kelli

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Meet Kelli. She is our member success story this month. She is a busy mom, full-time Mayo Clinic employee that lives 20 miles outside of Rochester and yet, she still finds time to make it to the Dan Abraham Healthy Living Center on a regular basis. Here is her story. Incorporating regular exercise into her […]

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Tags: Blog, Cardio, get fit, Inspiration, Member Success, Strength


March 9, 2016

I GUESS you can keep exercising…a personal tale of prenatal exercise

By Desiree Ahrens ahrensdesiree

I rode my bicycle to my first prenatal appointment. I had competed in triathlons for the 4 years prior, so riding my bike was very natural. At the appointment, one of the health care providers hinted that I probably should stop riding my bike. Now that I was pregnant, I wouldn’t want to do anything […]

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Tags: Blog, discover, FAQ, Inspiration, Move, postnatal, Pregnancy, Pregnancy Program, pregnant, prenatal, Registrations, running


January 5, 2016

Meet Matt

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Having been a part of team sports for the majority of his life, Matt is no stranger to the team concept and embraces working collaboratively to get the job done effectively and efficiently. Along with his team sports background, Matt is also quite fond of golf.  If asked, Matt would tell you one of his […]

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Tags: Group Fitness, instructor, Matt, Strength


December 14, 2015

10 Important Training Zone Reminders

By The DAHLC dahlcsocialmedia

Our members’ initial reactions to the Rig have been positive!  In order to keep this area running smoothly, we’re asking that everyone take a look at these guidelines. Training Zone Reminders Please do not remove any equipment or attachments from this space. Re-rack weights and return all other equipment and accessories to their proper locations. Ask […]

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Tags: get fit, Move, Registrations, Strength, Training