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Joplin Gyms | Equipment Spotlight: The Elliptical Trainer

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Thank you for coming to the Colaw Fitness website. We are grateful that you’ve chosen Colaw Fitness to research from all Joplin gyms. Choosing a gymnasium to fulfill your fitness goals is a very important decision that you should not take lightly. Feel free to give us a call right now at 417-437-9345. Phone calls returned the next business day, when calling after hours.

So you are researching Joplin gyms and looking for just the right fit. Curiosity is only natural. We like to web search our own name or the name of our friends, family, and potential mates. Do a search on why people love the gym they are currently going to all over the United States of America. Why do I love MY gym. Every gym. Any gym. If you don’t feel this way about YOUR gym right now, then we don’t blame you for searching. The good news is that you don’t have to look any more! Here’s what we would say about our gym:

1. Their Hours. We are staffed every minute we are open for around the clock disinfection, cleaning and assisting you.
2. Their Equipment. Cardio the necessary evil you love to hate. Rows of bikes, treadmills, ellipticals, rowing, circuit training, aerobics, free weights and gear.
3. Their Staff. Friendly, helpful and professional. At Colaw Fitness our staff is empathetic and concerned for your success. Healthy mind, body and spirit bring us all together.
4. Their Classes. We don’t want you to feel lost in the crowd. We have small personal trainer gatherings to help you learn the safest and quickest way to achieve your personal goals. This is included with your membership.

5. Their Price. For less than $5 per month, you will feel like we are paying you if you take full advantage of everything we provide. AND you can always bring someone with you for NO additional cost. Like, 2 for 1! Split it with your mom!
6. Their Locker Room. You have a personal, private, safe shower to relax within. No pesky uncomfortable locker room issues with Colaw Fitness. Lockers are conveniently provided in the open common area to use while you visit. On camera and padlock abled. Bring your own lock or buy one at the door.
7. Their Music. It seems like so often now everyone is ear-budded into their own needed adrenaline pumping streaming universe now. Our music is contemporary, upbeat and there are various genres playing around the clock. Faith-based and motivational inside and out.

We have many styles of different equipment you may recognize from your parents’ old boxing movies and we have the latest technology in health and fitness. We have the staff and training to help you pinpoint where you want to be and how fast you want to get there. Anything is possible when we all work together. We offer elliptical machines with stationary and moving arms. These variances offer every fitness level of assistance you need in cardio workout options. Falling somewhere between the ease of a bicycle and the benefits of a good jog, elliptical equipment can be found in all the Joplin gyms.

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EQUIPMENT SPOTLIGHT – Elliptical Trainer

This staple of Joplin gyms and throughout the world first entered our view in the early 1990s. Research began in the 1980s and was a natural evolution from the NordicTrack and other ski machines that offered the best cardio exercising ever witness by many cardiologists. The elliptical trainer was a less impactful way to gain the benefits and add additional protection of our fragile joints.

Various models offer different resistance, timing, and options for timing every workout. You can maintain a level workout or vary your resistance for High-Intensity Interval Training. Recent studies have proven HIIT is beneficial to cognitive control and working memory capacity. Even more so than computer games and trivia quizzes.

Our elliptical machines offer you an outlet for your plug-in earbuds to hear one of many landline cable television programming options. Or tune in to our WiFi with your favorite device and binge away on a guilty pleasure while burning away the calories.

HIIT studies have concluded 3 days of HIIT per week for two weeks only could double the aerobic capacity for participants. That means you could be one the elliptical half as long with the same results. Or, even better, you will get twice the results with the same effort!

Elliptical trainers have been researched to conclude the same physiological results between them and treadmills. However, the resistance settings on an elliptical allow for a more robust workout conclusion. A larger variety of muscle groups benefit and more calories can be burned without noticing any more exertion.

Remember to talk to your doctor before beginning any exercise regiment. Take a friend to take notes for you. Write down any fitness questions you have ahead of time because we get nervous and forget things sometimes. Then take their rules and your options and bring them into the best of all the Joplin gyms, Colaw Fitness.

A good diet is an essential partner for your fitness success. Our proprietary dietary program will help you jump start your goals and grab on to the motivation you need to get to work. Ask us all about it the next time you are driving by.

We are affordable, clean, caring, and so much more to offer than the other Joplin gyms. We have items you might forget like bottles and bags and beverages. There is a full array of tanning and bronzing products to choose from. We really want you to give us a call right now at 417-437-9345 because if it’s too good to be true, there must be a catch. Let us prove to you that not everything you see on the internet is fake news. The real thing is here and you are worth it.