HUNTERSVILLE – The Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics (HFFA) will celebrate the 20th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day from 9 - 11:30 a.m. May 29.

As an official host site, the HFFA will hold complimentary land and water fitness classes starting at 8 a.m., health screenings, facility tours, and have health professionals on site to answer questions and handout literature.

Members and non-members of the HFFA are welcomed to the event.

On this day HFFA will join with an estimated 100,000 seniors across the country expected to help promote active, healthy lifestyles through physical fitness, good nutrition and preventive care.

“Our National Senior Health & Fitness Day is a wonderful opportunity for seniors to make, renew, and revitalize their commitment to live healthier lives through better health and fitness,” said Joanna Thompson, fitness director at Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics Center.

National Senior Health & Fitness Day Agenda

NOTE: All participants must sign waiver at HFFA Guest Services middle desk before attending class.

8:00 a.m.

•Hydrokick - 25Y pool

•Deep Power - 25Y pool

8:30 a.m.

•Chair Aerobics - Front Gym

9:00 a.m.

•Open basketball - Back Gym

•Vendor booths open in hallway 9:15 AM

•Intermediate Water Exercise - 25Y pool

10:30 a.m.

•Beginning Water Exercise - 25Y pool


11:30 a.m.

•Vendor booths close

11:45 a.m.

•Tai Chi- Studio

Vendors to include:

•Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics Center •Novant Health (Bone density screening) •Dr. Ballas Chiropractic (Spinal screenings & chair massage) •Earth Fare •Fleet Feet (Foot assessment) •North Mecklenburg Senior Center •and MORE

For more information about the National Senior Health & Fitness Day, please contact Joanna Thompson at 704-766-2240 or via email at