This Hockey Mom Will Motivate You to Get on the Rink
Seija Parnanen-Matthews was inspired to hit the ice when her oldest son started hockey. Being a role model for her kid motives this single parent to stay playful and active.
What’s the Deal with Walking Pads?
Looking at the differences between traditional treadmills and trendy walking pads
My Honest Review of the Carol Bike’s Five-Minute Workout
I tried a very short REHIT fitness regime, and asked experts to weigh in on its effectiveness.
A Pro Wrestler in Nova Scotia Shares Their Fitness Routine
Wrestler and MasterChef Canada winner Jennifer Crawford works out to maintain their emotional and mental health as much as their...
This Basketball League Is Breaking the Gender Barrier
Thanks to Hoopqueens, more people are heading back to the court.
What Is the “Wall Pilates” Workout Craze?
We asked a certified Pilates instructor to weigh in on this popular exercise routine and rounded up a few of...
This Ultramarathoner and Mom Is Bringing Reconciliation to the Trail-Running World
Maggie Wilson wants all runners to know—and honour—whose land they’re racing on.
Why You—Yes, You!—Have Got to Try Stand-Up Paddleboarding
SUP is a joyous water sport that is good for every age, every body and every ability.
This South Asian Exercise Coach Is Challenging the “One-Size-Fits-All” Approach to Women...
Hina Laeeque coaches South Asian women and champions ethnicity-specific recommendations for movement, nutrition and disease prevention.
Bungee Cord Fitness: The High-Intensity, Low-Impact Exercise You Need to Try
And of course, it's a lot of fun, too.
Why Everyone’s Playing Pickleball Right Now
One million Canadians play pickleball every single month. Here's what's behind the sudden popularity—and how to get started.
The Unique Way This Female Fitness Instructor Uses Movement and Compassion to Support Women
The common threads in Caroline MacGillivray's approach to health and happiness? Connection, human touch and helping others feel beautiful and...
Pilates Isn’t Only Good for Your Physical Health—But Your Cognitive Health, Too
The cross-lateral movements in Pilates require mindfulness, making them good for the brain.
This Yogi Will Make You Want to Take Up Surfing
For surfing yogi Rachel Barrett, joyful daily movement—in the water, on a mat or around the kitchen—is the key to...
How to Get Started with Cross-Country Skiing
Here's how to determine which Nordic skiing style is right for you, how to warm up and cool down, and...
The Many Health Benefits of Nordic Skiing
Nordic skiing (a.k.a. cross-country skiing) is not only a great workout—it’s also accessible, social and easy to learn, no matter...
How 60-Second Fitness and Wellness Activities Can Boost Your Health
Bite-sized health changes, from 1-minute bouts of exercise to 5-minute meditation microbreaks, can have a big impact on your fitness,...
6 Great Spin Bikes that Cost Less Than a Peloton
Indoor bikes are a great way to stay active at home. These picks will get your heart rate pumping, and...
Kickboxing Is the Fun, Full-Body Workout You Never Knew You’d Love
Aside from being a great physical workout, kickboxing and sparring can also boost your mental health and provide a space...
The Life-Boosting Powers of Cold Water Swimming
Cold-water swimming has seen a boom in popularity over the past several years, with its enthusiasts saying it helps...
7 Fitness-Friendly Adventures in British Columbia
Regularly voted by outdoor magazines as a top spot for kayaking, cycling, running, surfing and hiking, British Columbia has a...
How to Stretch Your Hips After Sitting for a While
Plus, why it’s so important to relieve hip tightness.
Can a Smart Rope Help You Get a Good Workout?
Chances are skipping rope is a much tougher workout than you remember.
Here’s Why You May Want to Start Skipping Rope Again
It’s good cardio and engages practically all of your muscles.
Stretch Your Chest With This Seriously Underrated Piece of Equipment
Try these three chest stretches to undo a day of hunching over your laptop and to strengthen your pecs.