Get Fit This Summer with POUND® Workout Classes at Fulton County Medical Center This Summer!

IMG_6847School’s out, the days are longer, and it’s time to fire up the BBQ. With hot, lazy summer days and so much good food to eat, it’s understandable that you’re going to get some extra padding before school starts again. But you don’t have to keep it! Why not come to the Fulton County Medical Center this summer and join us as we get fit to the beat? Utilizing POUND: Rockout. Workout. ® Fitness Classes, we’ll be sure to get you into the best shape ever. That’s why we’ve put together this blog post, to help introduce you to what we can offer together with POUND® fitness for you this upcoming summer!

What’s POUND®?

POUND® is a cardio exercise session that’s rooted in primarily drum-based music. With a catchy, infectious beat, the energetic music is sure to make you burn calories. By using Ripstix®, which are light drumsticks designed for exercising, POUND® is able to make drumming one of the most effective ways to get an amazing workout. You’re not just listening to music: you’re becoming the music through cardio, strength training, yoga, and Pilates-inspired moves. Not only is POUND® suitable for all fitness levels, it gives you the best atmosphere for working out, as well as providing customizability and an “everyone’s welcome” atmosphere. No matter how old you are, or if you’re a guy or girl, POUND® is for you!

What are the Benefits?

Using POUND®, it’s possible to burn up to 900 calories in a single hour! This gives you a slimmer body as you strengthen and use less-used muscles. You’ll improve you timing, coordination, reflexes, endurance, speed, and become more agile. Through the tried-and-true method of combining both stability and cardio, you’ll get a tighter, firmer waistline, slimmer ties, and stronger connective tissue. POUND® uses the intrinsic rhythm of drumming to help increase your focus, and studies have proven that drumming can help to relieve stress. So instead of counting reps or timing your current set, POUND® stops you from focusing on the length of the workout and makes you pay attention to the rhythm and beat, so that helps you keep on doing it.

After a 45-minute class, you’ll have reached as much as 15,000 reps, 30 interval peaks, and over 70 techniques—all without keeping count or realizing it. Combined with our Ripstix®, which add ¼ lb of extra weight to throw you off balance just enough to improve your core and stabilization system, you’ll be losing weight in no time. Plus, they’re easily transportable and made of durable plastic, so they can go with you anywhere, anytime. Best of all, all of this happens while you’re rocking out to your favorite music! How does it get any better?IMG_6856

POUND® at Fulton County Medical Center

If you’re in the Fulton County area, come to the Fulton County Medical Center and get fit to beat with us! We’re proud to the part of one of the fastest growing fitness phenomenon in the world, and we’d love for you to come join us! Why exercise alone at the gym with a bunch of people you don’t know, especially when you might have no idea what you’re doing? By doing POUND® fitness workouts with a friendly community and group, led by a knowledgeable POUND® Pro trainer, you’ll be getting the best bang for your buck! We’ll provide you with all the proper equipment, the music, and the Ripstix® to make sure it’s as convenient and beneficial for you as possible. Plus, you don’t have to worry about the classes getting old or repetitive. Every month, the POUND® creators carefully curate the music to make sure that it’s still captivating and fresh.

At Fulton County Medical Center, we’re glad to welcome participants of all backgrounds, regardless of age, expertise, ability, or musical preference. No matter your experience, we can work with you to make sure you can get the most out of POUND® and improve your physical health! We’ll make it possible for you to get a stronger physique, improved joint range, and better endurance. As we’ve been providing comprehensive medical care for nearly 70 years, we know how to help you get (and stay!) in shape, all while enjoying it. Now, with our latest foray by partnering with POUND® workouts, we look forward to continuing to improve the health of our community throughout the area.

If you have absolutely any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to us and get in touch. Whether you want to know more about POUND® workouts, need some more information, or just have a question, give us a call at (717) 485-6149. We’d love to hear from you and provide any assistance!


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