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LOW-IMPACT AEROBICS [1 record]

Record 1 2007-03-10

English

Subject field(s)
  • Physical Fitness Training and Bodybuilding
CONT

Low-impact aerobics are those movements involving large muscle groups used in continuous rhythmic activity in which at least one foot [is in contact with] the floor at all times. It has evolved to decrease the lower leg overuse injuries associated with high-impact classes. This type of exercise is ideal for special populations such as seniors, pregnant women and overweight people.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Conditionnement physique et culturisme
DEF

Ensemble d'exercices visant la bonne forme physique et constitué de mouvements [...] d'où sont exclus les gestes saccadés et les contacts brutaux avec le sol.

CONT

La composante cardiorespiratoire de ce cours comprend de la danse aérobique sans sauts en s'assurant qu'un pied reste au sol en tout temps.

OBS

«danse aérobique sans sauts» : équivalent fourni par le Club Entrain de Sainte-Foy (Québec).

Spanish

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