When Is The Best Time To Schedule Your Workout? 

Best Time To Schedule Your Workout
2019-11-12

Consistent movement has a potent, positive impact on our health and overall wellbeing. But, what is the difference between working out in the morning versus the evening? Can the results of your workout literally be like night and day? Read on to find out.   MOOD You can make the most of post-workout endorphins We …

Holly Raeside’s Fitness Journey

2019-10-25

Feeling good is at the heart of maintaining a healthy lifestyle for 28-year-old Holly Raeside, who first joined Womens Fitness Pickering at the age of 14. In her time at WFCC, Holly has uncovered everything from a passion for spin to meaningful connections with her fellow gym buddies and personal trainer, Amreen. We had the pleasure of …

Fast Fitness Form: Forearm Plank 101

2019-10-14

Love them or hate them, planks are a go-to for anyone looking for a transformative, full body workout. When done correctly, they can effectively engage not only your core, but nearly your entire body! This full body workout in a single move doesn’t come easily. In order to reap the full benefits, proper form is …

Your New On-The-Go Snack Staple: Nut-Free Energy Balls

Nut-Free Energy Balls
2019-10-03

Nothing is worse than being hit with an unexpected hunger pang while you’re on the go. Those are the moments we often find ourselves speeding into fast food drive thrus or in line at the nearest coffee shop for a sugary or starchy quick fix, only to crash again and repeat the cycle soon after. …

Tracy Augot’s Fitness Journey

Tracy's Fitness Journey
2019-09-10

Between her contagious passion for weight training, openness about health issues, and motivational Instagram posts, Tracy Augot, a longtime member at Womens Fitness Pickering, is an undeniable powerhouse paving the way in inspiring other women to live their best, healthiest life. We had the pleasure of sitting down with her to learn more about her …

Everything You Need To Know About Our HIIT 45 Classes

2019-09-01

HIIT stands for High Intensity Interval Training which is short bursts of exercise done with the highest intensity of vigor that is safely possible. Every set requires that you push your body’s limits and challenge yourself. HIIT 45 is known for packing an effective punch in a short window of time –making it a quick …

Sculpted Arms – Fitness Challenge

2019-08-17

Our ultimate objective at Women’s Fitness Clubs of Canada is to help women of all ages, shapes and sizes reach their health and fitness goals. That’s why each month we’re bringing you a new #WFCCFitChallenge to help you push your limits to become your best fit self! This month’s challenge, created by our Director of …

De-stress With This Biohacking Breathing Exercise

2019-08-15

Let’s be real: sometimes life can feel like a never-ending to-do list. Checking off those day-to-day tasks can be stressful! It’s easy to get caught up in the demands of life and let self care fall to the wayside.  During times of stress, often without consciously realizing it, you may start to physically manifest your …

Fast Fitness Form: Push Up 101

2019-08-05

If you’re looking for a fast track to sculpted, toned arms and upper body strength, push ups are a must. They’re incredibly challenging – which we love – but also can be tricky to get right. Here are some tips on how to best execute…  -Think of your body as a long, straight line. Keep …

Get Your Veggies In With This Cauliflower Pizza Crust Recipe

2019-07-28

Pizza or maintaining goals used to be the question. Turns out, pizza doesn’t have to be filed under “junk food” anymore.  We have a solution that strikes the perfect balance to satisfy pizza cravings but still stick to your goals. Meet cauliflower pizza crust!  Fitting pizza into your healthy lifestyle can be as easy as …