Step aerobics is a classic cardio workout. You step up, around, and down from the platform in different patterns to boost your heart rate and breathing, and strengthen your muscles. Step aerobics moves range from simple to advanced. The most basic is a step-up, step-down.
Step aerobics is an up-tempo way to get your heart pumping and stay fit.
Doing this choreographed cardio workout as part of a group exercise class can help build motivation and create a sense of community. You can also do it on your own as long as you have an adjustable step or a similar item to use.