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2022 TRAIL RUNNING SHOE REVIEW

Looking for new trail running shoes? Once again we’ve asked some of the best runners from across Canada who live and breathe running to cover miles of trails for us. Whether you run local...

Blender Power

Balancing a healthy lifestyle with a busy schedule is easy when you have a trusty blender to count on—especially with a plant-based diet! We’ve compiled six of the top blenders in every price range...

IMPACT Book Reviews 2022

There’s no time like the present to add more meals into your weekly rotation. We’ve reviewed three plant-based diet-friendly cookbooks to expand your palate. Not into food? Escape to another world with two fantastic...

Outdoor Summer Active Apparel

Techwear is the clothing of the future and we’ve got you covered with some of our favourite apparel brands that check off everything from running, hiking, trail running and paddle boarding! Look good, feel...

2022 Road Running Shoe Review

Once again we’ve gathered some of the best runners from across Canada to review the top brands to help you have the best experience pounding the pavement this year. They’ve put in hundreds of miles...

Physio Gadgets Every Runner Needs

Injury prevention and recovery tools have become synonymous with running and training. This collection of physio gizmos will help you say goodbye to pain and hello to more time to doing what you really...
Staub Braiser Chistera 4qt/3.7L

Must-Haves for the Kitchen

Breville – Smart Oven™ Air Fryer Why buy a stand-alone air fryer when Breville’s Smart Oven™ Air Fryer can turn out guilt-free French fries and other family favourites? Use the LCD display to easily set the...
Polar

The Future of Wearable Health

In previous issues we’ve looked at performance-driven technology. This feature introduces the prominent players in the area of health that will give you real-time data to help you take your health and fitness journey...
Summer gear

What to Wear in the Great Outdoors

These brands represent a balance of function, comfort and fashion. We want you feeling as good as you look, so let’s let the gear do the performing for you. Here are some of our...
2021 Trail Running Shoe

2021 Trail Running Shoe Review

Ready to hit the trails? Here are some of this year’s top trail runners of 2021 that will have you heading to the mountains to conquer every terrain! Photos: Graham McKerrell. adidasMen’s Terrex Two Ultra Primeblue...
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2023 Fitness Studio and Health Club Guide

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Explore the East Kootenays on a Cross-Country Ski Road Trip

The southeastern corner of British Columbia is a winter paradise for cross-country skiers with Nordic Ski Centres located in most communities and endless trails...

Vivo for Healthier Generations Expansion Project Nears Completion

Get ready Calgary! Vivo’s $60-million expansion is just a few short months away from its phased opening starting with fitness in the spring followed...

Walk Confidently This Winter with Mark’s IceFX® Winter Boots

IMPACT Magazine was ON-LOCATION in beautiful Banff, Alberta, with Mark’s testing out Mark’s IceFX boots, their new collection designed to create a safer way to walk...