Turn up the Volume: 5 Benefits of Listening to Workout Music

Imagine a world where we didn’t have music to motivate us through a workout. Music has the ability inspire and take us out of our physical comfort zone and achieve the fitness goals we never thought possible- all with a simple chord or harmony. Scientists have picked up on this phenomenon and invested serious time [...]

The best sneakers for every workout

It may have worked out for Cinderella, but one size definitely does not fit all when it comes to athletic footwear. There’s an ideal style and fit for every type of workout imaginable and it’s important to know the difference in order to get the most out of your workout- both for safety and efficiency’s […]

The 7 best fitness apps on the market today

Visit any iOS or android app store today and you’ll be quick to find hundreds of fitness apps available to download. These days, new workout tips and tricks are available by the dozen, and it’s never been easier to find workout inspiration online. While there may be many great options out there, it can also [...]

5 Fitness Races To Challenge You This Summer

Summer is here but that doesn’t mean your workout routine has to fall to the way side. It’s easy to dismiss hitting the gym with the beautiful weather outside, so why not combine your two interests? Vancouver and the surrounding area has dozens of fun, outdoor races to challenge you this summer. These races will [...]

8 perfect gifts for the fitness lover in your life

The holiday season is upon us and it's time to find that perfect holiday gift for the fitness lover in your life. Luckily for you, we've already done the research. We've rounded up the best gift ideas for the person who loves to be fit and active. And hey, if that person happens to be [...]

Benefits of Joining a Health Club in South Burnaby

Researchers in Washington, D.C., checked the medical records of 10,043 veterans in the U.S. with high levels of harmful cholesterol. Mortality risk was 18.5 per cent in people taking statins compared with 27.7 per cent in those not taking medications, Peter Kokkinos from the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and his co-authors concluded in this week’s […]

A Health Club in South Burnaby Can Help People Fight Obesity

Being on the heavy side is not a good sign when you’re living north of the 49th, a new study by the Simon Fraser University (SFU) claims. As reported by the Vancouver Sun’s Jessica Barrett, the findings showed that obese people took less effort to stay warm amidst Canada’s cool weather; on the other hand, […]

How Regular Exercise at a Reputable Downtown Vancouver Health Club Can Help You Fight Bone Loss

A study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism showed that physical activity can help mitigate bone loss in premenopausal women. As reported by Joshua Wortman in breakingmuscle.com, researchers asked 58 randomly selected premenopausal women to engage in an eight-week physical training course, and asked another group of 62 premenopausal women […]