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13 minute Seated Stretching Routine | Chair Exercises for Seniors & Beginners
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13 minute Seated Stretching Routine | Chair Exercises for Seniors & Beginners

This 13 minute short video will provide you with a full-body seated stretching program from head to toe. Grab your chair, be dressed in comfortable clothing and get ready to engage in a relaxing stretching routine to improve your flexibility. If you liked the workout, please hit the 'like' button and write a comment. All 'likes' and comments help my videos to get out there more so other people can also get in more movement and become healthier. I'd definitely appreciate it! 00:00 Stretching 13:20 Ending words If you're new to my channel, please subscribe! My name is Jules and I have been creating exercise videos for 3 years on my regular YT channel called 'Improved Health'. I've decided to create a second channel dedicated specifically to chair workouts (either in the chair, or standing holding onto a chair for support). I am unable to move the chair workouts from my original channel so if you would like to have some other options until I upload more, you can find the seated workouts below. I will be adding new workouts on this channel soon. Gentle Level Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZBR6V2MXWI&list=PLsPoR5SimhuW4PN0SIwC5E1xa87Q9CmHV Beginner Level Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0bHG-58M3I&list=PLsPoR5SimhuWMVSEUKGMLxGPLh28GSxRy Intermediate Level Playlists: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qP_6WklN9PA&list=PLsPoR5SimhuUiihswpW7KxHlYEKY5HVCG Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health Chair Workouts' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health Chair Workouts' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos.
20 min SEATED dynamic & static stretching routine for seniors
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20 min SEATED dynamic & static stretching routine for seniors

This 20 minute stretching routine includes both dynamic & static stretches. If your body is feeling tight, give this a try! It's a great stretching routine to do at any time of the day. If you enjoyed the routine, please hit the like button (thumbs up) and write a comment! All of your thumbs up and comments tell the YouTube algorithms that you enjoyed the workout so that way it will get 'out there' more, and more people will be able to discover the workout. If you want to see more of these workouts, please hit the subscribe button and ensure you turn your notifications on so you see future videos from this channel (to turn notifications on, hit the bell beside the subscribe button). If you wish to donate to keep the channel going, you can donate here: PayPal.Me/JulesImprovedHealth Thank you so much for all of your support. Wishing you improved health, Jules Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos. #morningstretch #exercisesforseniors #dynamicstretching
9 min breathe, stretch and tone | a great way to start & energize your day
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9 min breathe, stretch and tone | a great way to start & energize your day

This 9 minute routine is a great way to start the day to wake up, stretch, breathe and tone. It can be done before or after breakfast to get your day started on the right foot, or completed at any time of the day when you are looking to move and get energized. If you enjoyed the workout, please hit the like button (thumbs up) and write a comment! All of your thumbs up and comments tell the YouTube algorithms that you enjoyed the workout so that way it will get 'out there' more, and more people will be able to discover the workout. If you want to see more of these workouts, please hit the subscribe button and ensure you turn your notifications on so you see future videos from this channel (to turn notifications on, hit the bell beside the subscribe button). If you wish to donate to keep the channel going, you can donate here: PayPal.Me/JulesImprovedHealth Thank you so much for all of your support. Wishing you improved health, Jules Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos. #morningexercise #morningroutine #dynamicstretching
10 Exercises that Improve Posture from a Seated or Standing Position
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10 Exercises that Improve Posture from a Seated or Standing Position

These 10 exercises for improved posture can be completed while seated in a chair, or while standing. This short program will help to improve strength, mobility and flexibility for better posture. If you enjoyed the workout, please hit the like button (thumbs up) and write a comment! All of your thumbs up and comments tell the YouTube algorithms that you enjoyed the workout so that way it will get 'out there' more, and more people will be able to discover the workout. If you want to see more of these workouts, please hit the subscribe button and ensure you turn your notifications on so you see future videos from this channel (to turn notifications on, hit the bell beside the subscribe button). Thank you so much for all of your support. Wishing you improved health, Jules If you wish to donate to support what I do, you can donate here: Paypal: PayPal.Me/JulesImprovedHealth Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=79935482 00:00 Intro 00:34 Exercises 15:50 Stretching 12:15 Ending Words #posture #postureexercises #improveposture I use Epidemic Sound for music. Sign up here for a 30-day free trial with Epidemic Sound here: https://www.epidemicsound.com/referral/tnaqa3 Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos.
Relaxing SEATED CHAIR STRETCHES for all ages
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Relaxing SEATED CHAIR STRETCHES for all ages

These 17 minute seated chair stretches are great for anyone who wants a relaxing stretching session from a seated position. These stretches are appropriate for all ages. If you can't do a specific stretch, just modify the stretch to one you can do. After the 17 minute session, we'll listen to a guided 3 minute breathing session where we focus on our breath. If you want to continue to do more, you can listen to the music for the last 5 minutes and take time to think about all of the people and things you are grateful for in your life as we end this year and start a new year. If you enjoyed the workout, please hit the like button (thumbs up) and write a comment! All of your thumbs up and comments tell the YouTube algorithms that you enjoyed the workout so that way it will get 'out there' more, and more people will be able to discover the workout. If you want to see more of these workouts, please hit the subscribe button and ensure you turn your notifications on so you see future videos from this channel (to turn notifications on, hit the bell beside the subscribe button). Thank you so much for all of your support. Wishing you improved health, Jules 00:00 Stretching 17:30 3 minute Breathing Space 21:48 Mindfulness 27:12 Ending Words #chairstretches #seatedstretches #chairexercises If you would like to see more videos with popular music, please consider donating to my channel. For most of my videos, I pay a subscription to a music company so I can use their music. This isn't possible with the copyrighted music. When I use the copyrighted music, any income from the video goes directly to the music companies who own the rights to the popular music. If you wish to donate, you can donate here: Paypal: PayPal.Me/JulesImprovedHealth Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=79935482 I use Artlist and Epidemic Sound for music. Sign up here for a 30-day free trial with Epidemic Sound here: https://www.epidemicsound.com/referral/tnaqa3 Links to the gentle all-in-one workouts: #1: https://youtu.be/UeU_jdHo_e8 #2: https://youtu.be/PdOYcBCaQM0 #3: https://youtu.be/cyDxCvyb__Y #4: https://youtu.be/DJtq1Gdf1Z0 Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos.
Improve your mood with this 3 minute breathing space and peaceful view
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Improve your mood with this 3 minute breathing space and peaceful view

Life is busy and sometimes all we need, is to slow down for a few minutes and focus on our bodies and our breathing. Jennifer Innes will guide you through this simple 3 minute breathing space. After the breathing space, I have included another 2 1/2 minutes of the view along with the sounds of nature. Try this out every day for a week and see how you feel after the week. Just to note, Jennifer Innes has allowed me to use her 3 minute breathing space. I wanted to have a relaxing, eye-pleasing view so I have included a video taken in cottage country in Ontario, Canada. If you enjoyed the video, please hit the like button (thumbs up) and write a comment! All of your thumbs up and comments tell the YouTube algorithms that you enjoyed the video so that way it will get 'out there' more.. If you want to see more of these videos or workouts, please hit the subscribe button and ensure you turn your notifications on so you see future videos from this channel (to turn notifications on, hit the bell beside the subscribe button). Thank you so much for all of your support. Wishing you improved health, Jules #3minutebreathingspace #JenniferInnes #omwellness About Jennifer: Jennifer Innes is the founder of Ottawa Meditation & Wellness which offers introductory mindfulness and meditation programs, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), Mindful Self-compassion (MSC), Mindful Eating and mPEAK workshops and classes, day-long retreats, and talks. She is a skilled teacher who has experience working in many organizations and with adults with a range of challenges such as anxiety, depression, chronic pain, trauma, as well as for the many who are simply looking for new tools to build resilience and meet the stressors inherent in daily life. Jenniferโ€™s formal education includes a master of science degree from the London School of Economics. She also underwent extensive mindfulness and compassion training at the University of Massachusetts and the University of California San Diego Medical Schools and is certified mindfulness teacher by Brown University and the International Mindfulness Teachers Association. She is also a certified yoga teacher. Jennifer teaches from the inside out โ€“ from a love of these practices and dedication to keeping them alive in her personal life and to sharing them with others. For more information about Jennifer, or Ottawa Meditation & Wellness please visit: omwellness.ca Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. You should understand when participating in any exercise or exercise program, there is the possibility of physical injury. If you engage in this exercise program, you agree that you do so at your own risk, are voluntarily participating in these activities, assume all risk of injury to yourself, and agree to release and discharge 'Improved Health' from any and all claims or causes of action, known or unknown, arising out of participating in these exercise videos.
FULL-BODY STRETCH | Standing and Floor Stretches
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FULL-BODY STRETCH | Standing and Floor Stretches

In this program, day 4 is designed to be a rest day. But, stretching is basically resting and it is so important as well to work on flexibility! Take 20 minutes to follow the full-body stretches, relax and reap the benefits of increased flexibility. We'll start with some standing stretches then move to the floor so we can fully relax while continuing to stretch. These stretches are part of a 7 day interval training program. If you enjoyed the stretches, please subscribe and write a comment! I'd love to hear from you! The breakdown of each day: Day 1: Intervals: 1 minute fast and 1 minute slow x 6 Day 2: 20 minute workout https://youtu.be/7kCq9pL_9qU Day 3: Intervals: 2.5 minutes fast and 2.5 minutes slow intervals x 4 https://youtu.be/Tux0BRdCRTc Day 4: Stretching https://youtu.be/PpFWTQAHD2o Day 5: 50 minute workout https://youtu.be/D2SN79e2-9U Day 6: 25 minute workout with focus on arms https://youtu.be/1ykipFDmRE4 Day 7: 20 minute workout https://youtu.be/ZSGVV-P1Riw Wishing you improved health! Jules #stretching #stretches #full-body stretch Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. This content is not medical advice and is intended for general education and demonstration purposes only. The use of the information provided in this video is solely at your own risk. If you like the music and wish to check out Epidemic Sound, you can click on the link here: https://www.epidemicsound.com/referral/tnaqa3/ If you like the picture in the background, you can purchase it here: https://amzn.to/2QhUb55 https://amzn.to/3am5hgw Disclaimer: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Any purchase you make from links do not add any cost to you. Amazon pays a very small commission for links I share.
Simple floor stretches | Stretches for all body types | Improved Health
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Simple floor stretches | Stretches for all body types | Improved Health

With the interval training program, day 4 is created to be a day off but I feel it's also a good opportunity to focus on stretching. For those of you who still want to work out today, you can add on a short cardio workout. Just remember, tomorrow is a 60 minute workout and you don't want to overdo it today. In today's video, we are just going to do some simple floor stretches. If you can't get onto the floor, you can modify a lot of the exercises and do them from a chair, too. These stretches will work for all ages and all body types. If you enjoyed the workout, please subscribe and write a comment! I'd love to hear from you! Wishing you improved health! Jules Links for each day: Day 1: https://youtu.be/nPZBNIuvKJ8 Day 2: https://youtu.be/hjpgyI-8r8c Day 3: https://youtu.be/sIlTM_cVmfg Day 4: https://youtu.be/bQxlytOuXuU Day 5: https://youtu.be/qzZQ4Yt0kG4 Day 6: https://youtu.be/Zq0WNvTHpik Day 7: https://youtu.be/ME5fpRPY0oA #intervaltraining #walkingworkout #walkathome Disclaimer: You should always consult your physician before starting any 'Improved Health' fitness program or any other fitness program. This content is not medical advice and is intended for general education and demonstration purposes only. The use of the information provided in this video is solely at your own risk. If you like the music and wish to check out Epidemic Sound, you can click on the link here: https://www.epidemicsound.com/referral/tnaqa3/ If you like the picture in the background, you can purchase it here: https://amzn.to/2UGdHuu Disclaimer: As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Any purchase you make from links do not add any cost to you. Amazon pays a very small commission for links I share.
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