Is there a cardio component to barre classes?

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Some barre classes are held in a circuit style format that keeps you moving. So yes, there is a cardio component. If you’re thinking about taking up a class – speak to the instructor first so you can get a sense of the class format.

Sadie Lincoln
Sadie Lincoln on behalf of barre3
Fitness
Some barre classes are cardio specific. barre3 is not a standard cardiovascular workout, but there are portions of class that get the heart rate up and are heart healthy.

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