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Heart and Move It in Ryde - Wednesday Program

Gentle exercise program for Seniors and Retirees

Program Details
1 May – 26 June 2019, on Wednesdays from 11 am - 12 pm (arrive at 10.45 am). Free come & try session 1 May 2019.

The Heart and Move It program is an eight week, low-cost exercise program for seniors and retirees. Heart and Move It is a gentle exercise program with low to moderate intensity physical activity.  It is designed to be safe for people with stable long term health conditions such as heart disease, diabetes or obesity. This program is conducted indoors in a small group and includes 8 sessions delivered by an accredited and experienced Trainer.   

The Heart and Move It program can help you reach your health goals

  • Lower blood pressure
  • Improved cholesterol control
  • Weight management
  • Improved wellbeing and quality of life
  • Improved diabetes management
  • Improved balance and flexibility
  • Improved sleep
  • Improve bone mineral density with arthritis management
  • Falls prevention 

Advanced bookings essential. Places strictly limited. Late enrolments accepted. Click on the Book Online button below or call 9952 8222.

  • BYO water and water bottle.
  • Clothing must be suitable for physical activity.
  • Footwear must be enclosed, non-slip sole and suitable for physical activity. NO thongs, sandals or open toed shoes.
  • Booking confirmation with program information and participation forms will be emailed or posted to registered participants in advance.
  • Each participant will be provided with a free short one-on-one consultation pre-program.

The Heart and Move It program is for seniors and retirees at risk of chronic health conditions like heart disease, diabetes and bone or joint problems. Any fitness level, even if you haven't been active in a while. For more information contact the Active Recreation Officer on 9952 8222.

This is an Active In Ryde program brought to you by the City of Ryde.

Date & Time

Wednesday 01 May 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 08 May 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 15 May 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 22 May 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 29 May 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 05 June 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 12 June 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 19 June 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM
Wednesday 26 June 2019 / 11.00AM - 12.00PM


Active Recreation Officer - City of Ryde
Phone: 9952 8222


Free come & try session 1 May then $45 for 8 week program (8 sessions. Payment required on 8 May and can be made via EFTPOS payment (saving or cheque account) OR via credit card (VISA, Mastercard and AMEX which will include a small merchant fee). No cash payments accepted. No cash payments accepted.

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Civic Hall, 1 Devlin St, Ryde 2112 View Map

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1 Devlin St, Ryde New South Wales 2112

Civic Hall

1 Devlin St, Ryde 2112

Last updated on 30 April 2019