Sunlight pours onto the exposed-brick walls of the Jowers Training Systems private training facility, where exercise rings dangle from the ceiling and colorful weights line the shelves. Throughout the week, the facility is a flurry of motion as students of all ages and fitness levels undergo high-intensity exercise routines as well as personal- and team-training sessions. Personal-training sessions adhere to the specialty program designed by certified personal trainer and fitness aficionado Jeff Jowers, who combines fat-burning exercises with nutritional guidance to banish unwanted pounds more efficiently than traditional workouts or covering yourself in helium balloons. In team-training sessions, Jowers and his staff bring the same level of intensity, adding an element of teamwork that encourages all students to celebrate each other's successes, work harder to achieve goals, and hit new personal records.
Owner Sherry Koontz, a 13-year veteran of the US Army, rallies the troops at Creeks Landing Medi-Spa to fight against excess pounds and signs of aging. Under the supervision of a medical director, her experienced staff doles out HCG diet plans, appetite suppressants, and B12 injections to help clients lose stubborn inches. Their Botox and Juvéderm injections work on the beauty end, helping to diminish wrinkles or remove the evidence of using a road map for a pillow.
Stand Up Martial Arts and Fitness devotes its programs to helping clients discover their ideal body type. In a noncompetitive yet challenging setting, martial-arts instructors might helm private lessons or workouts geared toward sports performance. During group classes, guests perspire together toward their wellness goals, and women-only boot camps compile intense drills to burn calories. Trainers welcome participants from all fitness backgrounds, coaching professional fighters, stay-at-home moms, and dedicated seniors with the same amount of devotion and the Hulk's pair of magical hand wraps.
Certified massage therapist Deb Lazer utilizes a multidisciplinary mélange of therapeutic and relaxation techniques to ease the muscles of the neck, arms, and back. With a thorough knowledge of musculoskeletal anatomy, Deb delves into the creaky corners of the body, plying areas marred by scar tissue and chronic pain, and sussing out stress built up from worrying about the sun running off with another family of planets. After a spell on Deb's massage table, forms will feel relaxed and relieved of the everyday aches that come with sitting in a chair all day or standing on flag pole all night.
Metabolic Effect helps reconfigure body shapes by evaluating stress levels, metabolic rates, and lifestyles, then providing essential guidance and information as customers embark on new exercise routines. The 10-week fat-loss program includes an individualized diet plan and a series of online workouts, with a regimen that changes every two weeks. Lifestyle lectures arrive via email, with new messages daily. Alternatively, schedule three personal-training sessions online and receive individualized attention from a certified personal trainer. Personalized workouts ensure that novices and athletes alike encounter challenges appropriate for their level of fitness.
Jazzercise, a funk-fueled, head-to-toe regimen, sculpts muscles, boosts energy, and sheds pounds during 60 minutes of cardio, strength training, and stretching. It incorporates moves from hip-hop, yoga, Pilates, jazz dance, kickboxing, and resistance training with handheld weights. Class formats vary too, including special Jazzercises geared to sculpt your bod or literally make you slightly better at saxophone playing. As for the ittie-ditties, childcare is available during select times at many locations.