Fri, Nov 22|
PJ Parkinson's Support Group of Blount C
Nordic Walking for Parkinson's
Please join our group for a Nordic Walking session with our own Perle Sorah. Old and new walkers are welcome!
Time & Location
Nov 22, 2019, 1:00 PM
PJ Parkinson's Support Group of Blount C, Badgett Field 4901 Ball Camp Drive Knoxville (off Western Avenue)
About The Event
Nordic Walking to fight Parkinson's Disease
Nordic Walking is proving to be a great gift for individuals suffering from Parkinson disease. The seemingly simple looking activity of walking with Nordic poles is bringing a lot of hope and cheer to people who had compromised with a life of pain and inactivity.
1. Improved balance for the body
2. Increased heart rate
3. Better vascular health
4. Better oxygen intake
5. Benefits to the hip, knee and ankle joints.
6. Higher Bone density.