Make sure you've been cleared by your doctor to exercise, and then you'll just want to go at your own pace. I agree that walking and water exercise are both good choices because they are easy on your joints.
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Age isn't a factor. Fitness level and injuries are.
Beginner clients do the same exercises as someone more advanced, just regressed according to fitness level.
I have a client in her 70's who lifts almost as heavy as I do.
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