2022 Health, Fitness and Sports Industry Business Resilience Awards Winners

2022 Health, Fitness and Sports Industry Business Resilience Awards

We are pleased to honour those in our industry who have embodied the definition of strength and resilience during the past few years with a special award.

2022 Business Resilience Awards – Winners

Melanie Fuller, Director of Wellness at Alberta Blue Cross
Mairead Graham – Head of Internal Communications at DECIEM
Katherine MacKeigan – Managing and Executive Director of Fitness Alberta
Christa Stemerdink – Canadian Business Development lead at SOLIUS
Joe Welton – Member of the Biostrap Business Development Team


Individual – Community IMPACT

Steve Carter, Drive 365 Owner South Surrey, BC

Maeghen Cotterill, 5 Elements Owner Calgary, AB

Yana Hempler, Yana Hempler Fitness Owner Victoria, BC

Rishona Hyman, Aqua Essence Swim Head Fish Winnipeg, MB

Melissa Schaffer, MissC Fitness Owner Calgary, AB

Nathan Skoufis, Guelph Family Martial Arts Owner Guelph, ON

Individual – Leadership

David Balfour, Clayton Heights Sports & Therapy Owner, Director Surrey, BC

Heather Gardner, Kardia Owner, Instructor Toronto, ON

Shaif Jetha, Achieve Personal Training Owner, Trainer Edmonton, AB

Karen Kobel, Kahlena Movement Studio Owner, Teacher North Vancouver, BC

Scott Salling, F.I.T. Academy Owner, Trainer Port Coquitlam, BC

Danelle Tucker, Training Foundation & Calgary Regional Dance Coach Okotoks, AB

Corporate – Start-Up

Bäre Activewear Athletic Apparel Calgary, AB

Hive Muskoka Inc. Fitness Centre Bracebridge, ON

Plantsie Plants for Health  Calgary, AB

Corporate – Fitness

Every Body Stronger Fitness Studio Calgary, AB

F45 Training Calgary Downtown Fitness Studio Calgary, AB

Fit in 30 Integrated Fitness Fitness Studio Vancouver, BC

Function Health Club Fitness Club Vancouver, BC

Hot Booty Ballet Dance Studio Montreal, QC

Innovative Fitness Franchise Corp. Fitness Clubs Vancouver, BC

Kettlebell Kickboxing Canada Online Fitness Regina, SK

Lebert Fitness Fitness Products Toronto, ON

McDonald Wilson Dance Academy Dance Studio Calgary, AB

Micaela Fitness Online Fitness Edmonton, AB

ONYX FIT Fitness Club Milton, ON

Personal Peak Endurance Coaching Ltd. Coaching Calgary, AB

Sweat and Tonic  Fitness Studio Toronto, ON

Synapse Health & Fitness Health Club Calgary, AB

Urban Athlete Fitness Club Calgary, AB

Corporate – Technology

RunGo Running Technology Vancouver, BC

Corporate – Race/Event

Dirty Feet Trail Race Trail Kamloops, BC

Platinum Racing Multi-Sport Calgary, AB

Run Calgary Road Calgary, AB

Sinister Sports Multi-Terrain Bellevue, AB

Corporate – Nutrition

AOR Supplements Calgary, AB

Pachavega Education Qualicum Beach, BC

Seven Summits Snacks Inc. Sports Nutrition Edmonton, AB

Corporate – Food

Blender Bites Organic Smoothie Product Vancouver, BC

Nupo Restaurant Calgary, AB

Corporate – Health

Natural Calm Nutrition Thornhill, ON

Revival Athletic Therapy Airdrie, AB

Tall Tree Healthcare Victoria, BC

Corporate – Medical

Innovative Sport Medicine Sports Medicine Calgary, AB

Kodak Lens Healthcare Toronto, ON

Individual – Lifetime Achievement

Gord Hobbins, Gord’s Running Store Calgary, AB

Susan Simpson, S2 Fitness Studio Calgary, AB

Louis Stack, Fitterfirst Calgary, AB

Corporate – Lifetime Achievement

Canfitpro Education Scarborough, ON

Fitterfirst Fitness Products Calgary, AB

Watch the 2022 Virtual Awards Gala on YouTube.