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Jen Segger is discovering nature with fast packing, a combination of backpacking and running and hiking

Discover the World by Foot with Fastpacking

The warm summer temperatures have arrived, and I’m certain we are all deep into enjoying these precious few months that see us stepping out into nature, breaking free from normal activities and exploring more...
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Eight Weeks to a Faster 10 km

The 10 km is one of the most challenging and rewarding race distances. You begin fast with the excitement of the spectators and fellow participants, then settle into your rhythm and finish strong over...
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Periodized Training

As a collegiate runner growing up in Montreal, we had distinct seasons that shaped a natural cycle for my periodized training program. The autumn focus was cross-country, followed by an early winter off-season, then...
SUP Yoga. Wolf SUP Yoga practices upward facing dog on her paddleboard

Taking Zen to the Water with SUP Yoga

Stand-up paddleboard (SUP) yoga is a term that has gained popularity over the last few years. The practice combines the physical and mental benefits of both yoga and paddleboarding, making a fantastic combo. The physical...
Jessie Thomas shares her power up in the park outdoor strength building workout

Power up in the Park Workout

Look no further than your local park or picnic area, where a simple yet effective strength workout awaits you. Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast looking for a change of scenery or a beginner seeking...
Hiking to new heights, what to know before you go hiking

Take Your Hike to New Heights

Ahh, hiking in the great outdoors: connecting with nature on the trail, soaking up the sun through the trees, freezing in uncertainty when you stumble upon a humongous moose… wait, what? A day spent hiking...
Sean Allt, Canada's Top Fitness Trainer, does TRX workout outside

Paddling Preparation

Summer is finally here and if you’re anything like me, you’re eager to get out on the water. Whether you like to kayak, canoe, or SUP, this workout will help you build the strength...
Brittany Peterson, Endurance run coach explores how to become a better trail runner with ascents and descents

Mastering the Ascent and Descent

Do you see the upcoming hill ahead of you and feel the wind blow out of your sails? Do you ride the brakes down a steep descent and wonder how someone else is floating...
Andrea Tam, Canada's Top Fitness Trainer, does yoga

Best Exercise Items to Pack for Workouts While Travelling

Does the thought of travelling bring upon a sense of anxiety, knowing you're stepping away from your fitness routine and putting all of your hard work at risk? Well, it doesn't have to. Just...
Natural Movement MovNat outdoors

Using Nature as Your Playground

As a once-upon-a-time trainer returning from a three-year hiatus, I was searching for what was next. I wanted the future.  I figured there was some juicy system combining tech wizardry and traditional methods out there,...
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Explore the Award-Winning University District at the Annual Block Party

University District (U/D) never falls short on fun, entertaining events, and this year, the U/D Block Party is making its third comeback as an...

Bid Farewell to Bladder Leaks with UROSPOT

Is there anything more annoying than a bladder leak when you laugh, cough, sneeze or exercise? What about the constant urge to use the...
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Ask the Expert — What is Active Rehabilitation

Active rehab is an evidence-based rehabilitation program used by trained kinesiologists to help individuals recover from an injury or illness. It is an individualized...