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Prenatal Fitness Classes Kansas City MO

I will caution you on the exercises that require balance, coordination, fancy foot work and extremely high impact. Horse back riding, obstacle courses, step classes with lots of leaping and turning, boxing with contact etc are best to hold off on til after the baby is born.

Tower Fitness Center
(816) 234-8663
922 Walnut St
Kansas City, MO
 
MCC-Penn Valley Fitness Center
(816) 604-4222
3201 Warwick Trfy
Kansas City, MO
 
River Market Fitness
(816) 421-0660
114 W 3rd St # B
Kansas City, MO
 
Club At Marriot
(816) 472-4441
200 W 12th St
Kansas City, MO
 
theGYMkc: River Market
(816) 960-0502
200 Wyandotte Street
Kansas City, MO
 
theGYMkc: Westside
(816) 960-0502
2020 Washington
Kansas City, MO
 
Fitness Training For Life
2002 Main Street
Kansas City, MO
 
Yards Athletic Club
(816) 221-4993
1600 Genessee St # 246
Kansas City, MO
 
YMCA
(816) 923-5675
3800 E Linwood Blvd
Kansas City, MO
 
Cross Fit Edge
(913) 240-1861
3930 Northeast Antioch Road
Kansas City, MO
 

Safe Workout Bets for Single By Choice Mom

Q: I am single and most recently pregnant by choice. Up until now, I have been fairly active and would like to remain this way throughout my pregnancy. Any exercises I should avoid to play it safe?







First of all congratulations on your pregnancy and it's good to hear you've been fairly active up until now. Over the years pregnant women have gotten a bad rap for wanting to continue their exercise programs once pregnant. Once a woman starts to show her baby bump, she can get strange and judgmental stares. The good news is that ACOG - American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has given the green light to working out while pregnant and doing just about everything you did before you got pregnant. The biggest concern is not to get your heart rate too high for a long pd of time. Staying under 135 bpm for 25-35 min a few times a week is fine.

I will caution you on the exercises that require balance, coordination, fancy foot work and extremely high impact. Horse back riding, obstacle courses, step classes with lots of leaping and turning, boxing with contact etc are best to hold off on til after the baby is born. Swimming, spinning, and the elliptical are all great ways to stay in shape. Another exercise to be aware of is any core activities. Crunches are fine to continue just making sure as you enter your third trimester, you stay of laying on your back for too long. I will also suggest prenatal yoga and pilates which are also great forms of exercises to start or continue throughout your pregnancy. Best of luck!

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