4 Ways To Get Back On Track

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

back on track

After a hectic summer, September is often viewed as a time to refresh. It’s a time to get back into a routine, to set new goals and work towards accomplishing them. It’s also a great time to give back to yourself. We get it, life happens. In the summer, our fitness goals seem to fall by the wayside. Maybe even a … Read More

Exercises for Injury Recovery

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

Injuries may suck the life out of you, but they’re not the end of the world. You can typically still train them in an altered program and return to activity relatively healthy, you just need to have a smart program in place. Talk to an athletic therapist or personal trainer at your club to see if there’s anything you should … Read More

Warm Up Before Your Workout

EditorBlog1 Comment

Before you start any type of exercise you should always perform a thorough warm up. This will help to prepare your body for the activity that lies ahead. Why then, do many of us skip the warm up? Is it that we feel it’s unnecessary like it’s a waste of time? Studies show the warm up is time well spent … Read More

Fitness Focus: Weird Gym Equipment

EditorBlog4 Comments

Variety is the spice of life, and you should add some of that spice to your workouts. Get acquainted with some of the “weird” equipment there is in the gym and learn how to correctly use it to target certain body parts. Battling Ropes Battling Ropes have had a resurgence mainly due to a pioneer of strongman training, John Brookfield. They … Read More

Happy Trails: Hiking in Alberta

EditorBlog1 Comment

Humans had to hike so we could hunt and gather food, so we could collect wood for fires and rocks to build shelter, and so we could participate in our tribes’ great annual migrations. Hiking was critical to survival. Today, it appears hiking in alberta is inconsequential, strictly optional. The opposite is true: hiking is now more important than ever. … Read More

Keep Your Mind Healthy And Fit

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

Being a member at a fitness centre, you spend a lot of your time keeping your body in shape. The good news is, these actions are also working out your mind. Along with physical exercise and nutrition, it is important to do mental exercises. The following tips offer suggestions to keep your mind healthy and fit. Use Your Brain   Boost your mental … Read More

Strength Train to Lose Weight

adminBlog1 Comment

If your number one goal is to lose weight, don’t be afraid to strength train. Many gym-goers believe that lifting weights is only to increase size in the form of bulging muscles and cardio is the way to burn fat. According to Penn State University, lifting weights is the secret to fat loss. Researchers put overweight people on a reduced-calorie nutrition … Read More

Calgary Fitness Careers: How to Get Started

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

workout with a personal trainer

When you surround yourself with happy and energetic people, it rubs off. Fitness professionals are upbeat and excited to come to work, not only because they love fitness but also because they genuinely enjoy working with others. We’re in a people industry. Every year World Health hires a number of members who want to start fitness careers, but where does … Read More

7 Ways to Prevent Injury During Exercise

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

personal trainer

Most of us have experienced an injury at some point in our life and have had to take a step back from our training, sport or even just had to adapt our everyday living to accommodate. If you’ve never experienced an injury, keep that spotless track record going by adopting these healthy habits now so you don’t have to slow … Read More

6 Health & Fitness Tips For Summer

EditorBlogLeave a Comment

A lot of people tend to fall off the fitness wagon over the summer. The weather is gorgeous, why would you want to spend even more time inside? Stampede, backyard barbecues, drinks on the patio – they all throw a wrench in your healthy and active lifestyle. A little detour isn’t the end of the world. Arm yourself with knowledge … Read More