For more information please call 262-513-7204.
We offer an introductory package of three sessions for you to work one-on-one with an instructor in the private Pilates Studio. This allows you to learn the equipment and interact with an instructor at your pace as you gain confidence in your new Pilates method.
Private Pilates Equipment Training
Private one-on-one or duet (one-on-two) training is available in packages of one-hour slots for 5, 10, or 20 sessions. These sessions take place in the private Pilates Studio. Scheduling is available seven days a week. Morning, noon and night times are available.
Group Pilates Equipment Training
It's a group, but it feels as intimate as semi-private training. Enjoy group classes on our new Deluxe Reformers and MVe Chairs. Classes run in eight-week sessions for up to four people. You also have the choice to form your own group of three or four people where you can buy packages of five, 10, or 20 sessions.
Mat Pilates Classes
This blended multi-level mat class will help yu tighten and tone your body by building lean muscle mass. Modifications will be given to fit everyone's needs and abilities.
Basic and Intermediate
Experience it here at West Wood. TRX suspension training is an innovative exercise tool that helps you build lean muscle, boost your metabolism, tighten your core and increase endurance. Choose from classes held in our Mind Body Studio. We offer basic and intermediate focused classes.
T'ai Ji/ Qi Gong - T'ai Chi
Tai Chi focuses on the development of structural strength, balance and whole-body coordination. By practicing Tai Chi your body and movements will become more flexible, efficient and powerful. Tai Chi is a form of moving meditation which will help to reduce stress and improve your mindfulness and mind-body coordination. This class is non-aerobic and low impact. It is beneficial and challenging for all ages and levels of physical conditioning
PiYo Strength Fusion combines the more athletic aspects of Pilates and yoga, adds hand weights, a dash of sport and dance conditioning, and gives your body a wake-up call! Strength and balance are the emphasis in this class, and it will challenge your body beyond basic PiYo. Previous Pilates or yoga experience is recommended but not required.
This class teaches the fundamentals of yoga through a combination of flowing poses and deep stretches, followed by deep relaxation. You will cultivate balance, build strength and increase your flexibility. Your instructor will provide individualized attention and hands-on adjustments. Appropriate for beginners as well as more advanced students wishing to deepen and refine their practice.
This fun, flowing class is for anyone looking for a more active yoga class. The class will offer a wide variety of poses which are linked in sequences through fluid movement to generate heat in the body. Conscious movement and contemporary music combine to create an energizing experience that links breath to movement while building core strength and flexibility.
A gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Although anyone can participate in chair yoga, it is particularly beneficial for those with disabilities, weight challenges, inflexibility, and who cannot get up and off the floor. The joints and muscles are worked to enhance flexibility, strength, balance and circulation during a chair yoga class.
Can’t touch your toes? Is your low back chronically tight? Do your shoulders and upper back feel like they will never release? Are you practicing yoga that still results in aches and pains? This unique class is specifically designed to safely increase flexibility and no previous yoga experience is needed.
Think you have to be flexible to do yoga? Think again! This beginning yoga class is designed for every body, regardless of fitness level or yoga experience. Come with an open mind, ready to gently stretch and strengthen your muscles while learning to relax your mind and spirit. Learn basic yoga poses and breathing techniques, matching breath with movement and positive affirmations.
At any age yoga can improve our physical and mental well-being. This beginner level class will focus on yoga postures that can enhance stability and mobility. You will also learn breathing and relaxation techniques designed to refresh and restore the mind and spirit.
Yoga Individual Training
Take your yoga practice to a new level, build on your current workouts, or learn more about yoga before your join a group class with individual one-hour training sessions.
Included in your membership to the West Wood Health and Fitness Center are classes held on the 2nd floor in the Group Exercise studio and sometimes in the gym (larger classes). If you would like additional information, please call our Group Fitness Coordinator at 262-513-7204.
Beyond barre is a unique body transformation workout that combines skating motions and ballet barre work. This class will burn fat, build lean muscle, tone your abdominals, and sculpt your body.
Body Combat - Les Mills
This empowering cardio workout is inspired by martial arts including karate, boxing, taekwondo, tai chi, and muay thai. Supported by driving music and a powerful role-model instructor, you will strike, punch, kick and kata your way through calories to superior cardio fitness!
Body Pump - Les Mills
The original barbell class that strengthens your entire body. This 55-minute workout challenges all your major muscle groups by using the best weight-room exercises like squats, presses, lifts and curls. Great music, awesome instructors and your choice of weight insprie you to get the results you came for- and fast! Like all LES MILLS programs, a new Body Pump class is released every three months with new music and choreography.
Cardio Kick Box
Cardio Kick Box is an all-encompassing workout that maintains high levels of aerobic performance to get your heart pumping. The class combines interval training with boxing moves and kicking maneuvers designed to maximize athletic performance.
Blend it all - Cardio, strength, flexibility, toning, aerobic steps, circuit and interval training with so much more. This class is great for all fitness levels. You can make it what you need it to be. Class is modified every three weeks.
Thirty Minutes of working, shaping, and sculpting the core! This fast paced class is sure to work your abdominals, oblique's, and back.
This class is perfect for your mid week recovery. With the use of light weights and body weight you will tone your legs and arms as well as strengthen your core. This class is perfect for all ages and abilities.
Playground fun with boot camp results! This class combines high intensity cardio intervals with strength training drills, burning fat while increasing core stability, coordination, strength and muscular endurance. Get ready to build a better you!
Les Mills Tone
If you want the optimal mix of strength, cardio and core training this is it. Step into a LES MILLS TONE class and you'll tick off a complete workout in 45 minutes. The challenging mix of lunges, squats, functional training and tubing exercises will help you burn calories and take your fitness to the next level. LES MILLS TONE has a wide variety of options accommodating all fitness levels ensuring everyone leaves the workout feeling successful.
This class is geared for those with osteoporosis, although anyone is welcome to attend. Join in our activity program for stronger bones and a stronger structure.
Never dread a workout again! TotalBarre's lively and vigorous workout will have you looking forward to your next class. This workout flows through high-powered sequences that specifically target the arms, legs, and core resulting in a long and lean physique.(Please wear sticky socks or bare feet)
Zumba is an aerobic dance class full of Latin and other exotic music flavors. The routines feature aerobic interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. Zumba targets areas such as the gluts, legs, arms, abdominals and the most important muscle of the body - the heart! The sexy and explosive Latin rhythms create a party-like atmosphere that delivers results!
Zumba Gold is performed at a lower intensity, not as fast, but it certainly is as fun. The same great Latin styles of music and dance are used. The Zumba Gold program takes physical issues into consideration and strives to improve balance, strength, flexibility and, most importantly, the heart.
If you love Zumba, you’ll love Zumba Toning! Blend body sculpting techniques and specific Zumba moves into one calorie-burning, strength-training class. You’ll learn how to use weighted, maraca-like Zumba Toning sticks to enhance rhythm, build strength and tone the target zones.
For more information please call 262-513-7204.
Group Indoor Cycling classes offer high-energy stationary bike workouts that increase cardiovascular endurance and muscular strength. We plan our workouts so that you can train in many different zones for a well-rounded workout throughout the week. Your certified instructor will encourage you to be the best you can, but know that personal intensity levels are your choice throughout the ride. These classes are well attended but no reservations are needed.
Stick around after your cycle class for 30 minutes to work all those muscles from your shoulders down to your hips for a strong and balanced core. A strong and happy core equals a strong and happy you!
Group Cycle is an indoor cycling class, led by an instructor who selects music to provide motivation and atmosphere. This program is for all ages and fitness levels. Come take a journey for the mind as well as the body and spirit!
This 30 minute fast paced high intensity interval training class will get your heart rate up and burn a ton of calories in only a half hour. This class will have short periods of intense rides with recovery periods in between sets. HIIT training is a great way to optimize your fitness.
Cycling is a phenomenal cardiovascular workout! If the bikes are a mystery to you, try this 45-minute orientation to the world of indoor cycle including fitting the bike and learning how it works. Enjoy a beginner’s intensity workout and start cycling!
Check out what the pool has to offer in the upcoming eight week session. Don’t miss out on these amazing class opportunities. Spots are limited so make sure to register early. For more information, call 262-513-7204.
Adult Private Swim Lessons (Fee)
Have you always wanted to learn to swim? Or are you training for a triathlon and need to perfect a stroke? Let’s get it done! We have instructors and coaches available throughout the week. For more information, please call the Aquatic Coordinator at 262-513-7204.
Swim multiple times a week in our Masters Swim program designed to help build endurance and perfect types of strokes. Your coach will provide a program and critique your skills so you can swim faster, longer, and easier.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:00 to 7:00 a.m.
Saturdays from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
This program is free for all West Wood members and is available to non-members via a ticketing system. Non-members please stop at Membership Services to purchase your tickets. Prior to each class, please check in at the service desk to get your ticket to give to your coach. For more information, please call the Aquatic Coordinator at 262-513-7204.
MS Water Exercise (Fee)
Instructor: Chris Yehle
This 45 minute aquatic exercise class will gently strengthen your muscles, improve balance and flexibility, and provide the light cardio exercise you need within the support of the water. Water offers natural resistance training with every movement as well as helping to keep the body cool whil exercising. We'll use equipment such as noodles or the side of the pool for balance training as needed. This class is a perfect complement to our Chair Yoga.
Mondays from 10:10 to 10:55 a.m.
Parent and Me (Fee)
Our parent and me class is designed to be one of your child's first experiences with swim lessons. Our instructor will guide you and your child through the different ways to become comfortable in the water and prepare your little water bug for future swim lessons.
Tuesdays from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Youth Fitness Swimming (Fee)
Instructor: Anna Jatczak
Youth fitness swimming gives children an introduction to the world of competitive swimming and swimming with other children. All strokes will be introduced/developed. Kids need to be at least a Level 3 or higher skill level and all ages are welcome. If you are not sure of your child's swimming ability, give us a call and we can set your child up with a practice session during this present youth fitness swimming session so an instructor can assess your child's ability.
Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Youth Private Swim Lessons (Fee)
Our youth private and semi-private lessons are extremely popular here at West Wood. Let’s get your kids confident and safe around the pools and lakes that are so abundant in our area. We are happy to set up private lessons or, if you have a group of similarly skilled kids, we can set up semi-private lessons for two to three kids. For more information, please call the Aquatic Coordinator at 262-513-7204.
Take advantage of the following classes that are included in your West Wood membership for no additional fee.
Arthritis M - Water Exercise (members only please) or Arthritis N - Water Exercise (community welcome for fee)
Designed specifically for seniors. However, all ages, levels and abilities are welcome. Loosen tight, painful joints and get more out of everyday living.
The care and maintenance of your back is just the beginning. Participants strengthen and shape the muscles that support the back, learn proper techniques for everyday activity and enjoy the healing effects of warm water activity.
Balance and Stability Express
This 30-minute express class works on engaging and strengthening your core muscles. This class also focuses on improving your overall balance and awareness of your body by using water's natural motion and the instructor's movement guidance to engage your legs, ankles and core.
Fibromyalgia Activity Class
This warm-water activity class includes stretching, strengthening, aerobic activity and relaxation techniques. Although the class is designed specifically to improve the symptoms of fibromyalgia, it is appropriate for others who may need a low to no-impact class in the therapy pool.
In Too Deep
A fun and challenging workout utilizing buoyancy resistance in deep water. A no-impact workout that is easy on joints yet totally exhilarating for all fitness levels. A flotation device is used.
Take the weight room to the pool! This innovative and challenging workout uses the unique properties of water to strengthen and tone while simultaneously working to balance and stabilize the body.
This low/medium intensity deep-water class offers a head to toe workout in our lap pool. Equipment may include flotation belts and resistance tools. Come join the exercise and have fun "Making Waves."
MTP – Moving Through Pregnancy, Birth & Recovery
This medically driven program is designed to strengthen the muscles most needed for childbirth. This class is safe for all fitness levels and stages of pregnancy. Participation in this class requires a physician’s recommendation.
This yoga/Pilates inspired class will help improve balance, flexibility, coordination and stamina. Leave class feeling refreshed and relaxed.
Easy to learn water exercise using the power of the water with several different types of equipment designed to build strength, increase aerobic fitness, improve flexibility and help control your weight. This class is for all ages and from intermediate to advanced fitness levels.
Tabata Interval Training is one of the most effective types of high-intensity interval training! Mixing this format with the properties of water through a variety of simple yet intense exercises allows each class to blast away the calories and provide noticeable results in a short amount of time. Previous exercise experience recommended for this class.
This is an intense workout for the more conditioned exerciser. Using a variety of resistance tools you will condition and sculpt through a great water workout.
Membership to West Wood is open to youths, 15 years and older. Your child does not need to be a member in order to take advantage of classes for kids.
Family Fitness Time is every Saturday from 1 to 4 pm and every Sunday from 1 to 5 pm. This is a time for you to be active with your children. Shoot some hoops in the gym, swim in the pools, or play racquetball. For safety reasons, kids under 15 may not be on the fitness floor. Children need to stay with their parents at all times. If you choose to work out during Family Fitness Time, please drop the kids off at Kids Club so that they are safely supervised.
At West Wood we feel that every child should learn to swim. We provide a Parent and Me group class for babies/toddlers and parents. We also offer youth swim lessons year around. Classes offered are private or semi-private and can be booked by calling the Aquatic Coordinator at 262-513-7240.
West Wood offers various youth classes in the Mind Body Studio, the Group Fitness Studio and the Recreation Pool throughout the year.
Medically Directed classes are available to members and the community. These classes provide appropriate exercise, that, when attended regularly, can improve various conditions. Classes offered include: arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Back Camp and Structurally Strong (addressing osteoporosis). We also offer pre and post natal water fitness. While these classes are free to West Wood members, community participants need to purchase a pass and get a physician recommendation before participating. The membership office at West Wood is happy to help with those details. Call 262-513-7216 for more information.
Arthritis Water Exercise Class - Warm Water Exercise Class
Participants are led by certifies instructors from the Arthritis Foundation through specially designed exercises to help improve joint flexibility and relieve the pain and stiffness caused by arthritis. Class is held in the warm water therapy pool and is open to anyone experiencing joint or muscle inflammation.
- Arthritis Water Exercise - Non-members and members
- Mondays and Wednesdays: 1:00 p.m.
- Thursdays: 11:10 a.m.
- Arthritis Water Exercise - Members only please.
- Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 11:10 a.m.
Back Camp Exercise Class - Warm Water Exercise Class
The care and maintenance of your back is just the beginning of this camp for young and old alike. Participants will strengthen and shape muscles that support the back, learn proper techniques for long-term care of the back and enjoy the healing effects of warm water activity.
Mondays and Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.
Fibromyalgia Exercise Class Warm Water Therapy Pool
This warm water activity class includes stretching, strengthening, aerobic activity and relaxation techniques. Although the class is designed specifically to improve the symptoms of fibromyalgia, is appropriate for others who need a low to no-impact class.
- Fibromyalgia Water Exercise - Non-members and members
- Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 8:10 a.m. and 10:10 a.m.
- Mondays: 7:00 p.m.
Moving Through Pregnancy, Birth and Recovery (Pre and Postnatal Exercise Class)
Non-members and members | Pools
This ongoing exercise class is for both prenatal and postnatal women. Taught by our team of certified prenatal exercise instructors, this class is designed to strengthen the muscles most needed for pregnancy, labor and birth. Moderate strength training is included for the upper body, abdomen, back, pelvic floor, hips and legs. This class is safe for all levels of fitness and stages of pregnancy. Physicians’ recommendation must be completed prior to attending the first day of class.
For more information about these classes, please contact the Aquatic Coordinator at 262-513-7240.
Structurally Strong (Osteoporosis) Class
Non-members and members | Group Fitness Studio
Our Structurally Strong group exercise class is designed for individuals with osteoporosis, although anyone is welcome to attend. Join this activity program for stronger bones and a stronger structure.
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:10 a.m.