Aerobics Equipment

Time for some aerobics-

Aerobics is nothing but a system of physical training so fabricated in order to improve circulatory and respiratory efficiency that involves vigorous sustained exercise, such as walking, running, jogging, swimming, or cycling. Aerobics can be a fun and exciting way to stay fit and lose weight, but it certainly is the best form of workout for everybody.

Equipments for water aerobics:
Aqua aerobics is a very healthy activity and if practiced regularly can keep a person fresh, fit and active all the time. The equipments for aqua aerobics have to be up to the mark.

1. Water jogger:
The aqua jogger helps one suspend the body at the shoulder level itself in deep waters allowing the individual to respirate normally and making the mobility hassle free while demonstrating aqua aerobics. It can be useful for both improving fitness, losing weight, recovering from any sort of injury or may be going against the limitations of arthritis and other medical problems. Apart from all that, the equipment can be used just to have fun and enjoy.
2 Leg fins:
Leg fins are equipments that exercise the big muscles of the thighs, buttocks and stomach – without straining the feet, ankles and calf muscles. They help rebuilding the muscle tone and strength. Reduce fat. The equipment also helps increase stamina and also improves cardiovascular fitness and capacity. They have to be comfortable, lightweight and streamlined. The feet have to be free for water exercises.

Equipments for Step aerobics:
Step aerobics is a form of aerobics that is practiced worldwide by millions of people and all that it requires is a flat surface and an aerobic stepping platform. While the main aim of aerobics is to increase the body’s intake of oxygen, step aerobics helps achieve that goal by offering a more intense workout. It has a low impact, and it doesn’t stress the joints like running or jogging.

A block of wood, a milk crate, or may be a short stool can be all that is required to provide the raised platform. It should be made sure that the platform is sturdy and safe or injury from falling or twisting an ankle could be dangerous. Investing in a good and sturdy platform will limit the chance of injury.
Other equipments needed for step aerobics are simply apt workout attire and a nice pair of sneakers. When choosing sneakers, it should be made sure that they are lightweight and provide with good arch support and also shock absorption. Proper footwear is also important.