Why Vancouver is a Runner’s Heaven

Photo: TrekEarth

Photo: TrekEarth

Running is something that many people swear by; it’s an incredible way to get exercise, no expensive membership is required, all you need is a good pair of shoes, and you can literally do it whenever you want! Now, for every person that’s crazy about running there’s someone else that just doesn’t get it. Here’s the thing, I was one of those people right up until recently when I came to call Vancouver home. I’ve spent countless hours in gyms and fitness studios, and though I really enjoy getting exercise as much as possible, it always felt like more of a chore. I had tried running in the past, but it never clicked for me, and I’m now beginning to think it had everything to do with location.
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Why Vancouver is a Runner’s Heaven

World Class Roller Derby Rolls into Richmond this Weekend

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Terminal City All Stars by Masonite Burn

Let’s get ready to rumble! The 2016 International Women’s Flat Track Roller Derby (WFTD) Playoffs are coming to the Richmond Olympic Oval this weekend, giving you the chance to see world class roller derby women in action.

And what a group of women these ladies are! This tournament brings together some of the most talented, highly trained skaters from the international roller derby league for an amazing show of fast-paced skating and aggressive running-into-people maneuvers.

How does roller derby work? Honestly, I’ve watched more than a couple of games and I still have a tough time figuring out what’s going on. But, gosh darnit is it still fun to watch, especially with this level of talent!

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World Class Roller Derby Rolls into Richmond this Weekend

Americas Masters Games’ Official Opening Ceremonies

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Feeling a little blue since the Olympic Games in Rio wrapped up? Fret not! Continue reading:
Americas Masters Games’ Official Opening Ceremonies

Celebrate, Cheer and be Entertained During the Americas Masters Games in Vancouver!

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Be a part of history as Vancouver welcomes thousands of Masters-aged athletes to the first-ever Americas Masters Games, taking place August 26th to September 4th. Games’ organizers are thrilled with the progress of this inaugural sporting event, and look forward to hosting athletes competing in over 20 sports at some of Vancouver’s most iconic venues and locations.

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Celebrate, Cheer and be Entertained During the Americas Masters Games in Vancouver!

Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Crystal Palace FC at Vancouver’s BC Place Stadium (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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In conjunction with the Vancouver-Guangzhou Friendship Society and Vancouver Chinese Soccer Association, Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced that the club has been invited to play against English Premier League side and FA Cup finalists Crystal Palace FC in the Vancouver International Soccer Challenge. The match will take place at BC Place on Tuesday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m.

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Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Crystal Palace FC at Vancouver’s BC Place Stadium (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Vancouver Canadians’ Season Opener at Nat Bailey Stadium Happens June 20

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Vancouver Canadians 2015 vs Boise

Baseball and summertime. They just go together like a hotdog and a cold one, don’t they? The Vancouver Canadians Baseball Club celebrates a new season with Opening Night on Monday, June 20th at 7:05pm. Continue reading:
Vancouver Canadians’ Season Opener at Nat Bailey Stadium Happens June 20

Rugby Is Back In Vancouver! Win Tickets to Canada vs. Japan June 11

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It’s back, it’s bigger, and it’s one day only! Following the 60,000-spectator wave that began in March with the Rugby Sevens tournament, history is being made as our Canadian National Men’s team plays at BC Place for the first time on Saturday June 11th.

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Rugby Is Back In Vancouver! Win Tickets to Canada vs. Japan June 11