Category: Fitness

3 HIIT Moves To Get Fit Fast

2019-07-06

The hustle and bustle of day-to-day life can often leave us feeling short on time. More often than not when we’re crunched for time, one of the first things to slide is our workout routine. Fear not, busy fit bees, we have the answer for you: HIIT workouts!  If you can’t fit in a full-on …

Summer Shape Up – Fitness Challenge

June WFCC Fitness Challenge
2019-06-21

Summer is officially here! With that in mind, our Director of Personal Training put together a “Summer Shape Up” challenge to level up your summer fitness routine. Here it is. Cue the sweat!  5 shoulder side raises (10 total) 5 mountain climbers (10 total) 5 bent over rows (1o total) 5 reverse lunges (10 total) …

3 Sneaky Ways To Get Fit At Your Desk

2019-06-17

Ah, summer. The sun is shining. The temperatures are rising. The birds are singing…. Annnnd you’re stuck at your desk. That doesn’t mean you can’t still boost your energy and get those endorphins going. Try this simple, effective workout at your desk. The following 3 moves were hand-picked by WFCC’s resident fitness expert and Personal …

6 Mental Health Benefits You Didn’t Know You Were Getting From Your Workouts

2019-05-22

There’s nothing like a sweet, sweet sweat session. While the physical gains of exercise are well-documented and often rightly praised in our culture (hello, ever-coveted ripped abs and the ability to lift everyday items with ease), not nearly as much is said about the mental health benefits it can have on us. And really, there …

Safe Exercise for Seniors at Pickering Fitness Center

2018-02-12

Maintaining an active lifestyle is important for everyone, but perhaps even more so for mature adults. Incorporating physical activity into each day helps adults not only look and feel their best, but daily exercise often provides plenty of health benefits too. Exercise helps seniors maintain mobility and improve flexibility. Some exercises are ideal for building …

Exercise to Protect Your Health

In addition to helping you get in shape, feel, and look better, exercise can be one of the best ways to manage certain illnesses and chronic conditions. Our health club in Richmond Hill, Womens Fitness Clubs of Canada, is here to remind you of the great health benefits of regular physical activity. Age doesn’t really …

Stay Active with Age at Thornhill Fitness Center

2018-01-10

Don’t listen to anyone who tells you there’s an age limit on exercise. On the contrary, exercising becomes ever more important as we get older. Women’s Fitness Club of Canada provides numerous opportunities for seniors to stay active and involved, and our Thornhill health club (Promenade Mall) offers a variety of safe and enjoyable fitness …

The Importance of Hydration While You Workout

Whether you come into our health club in Burlington to exercise for recreation or you’re a serious athlete, it’s important to stay hydrated. The old adage of “8 glasses a day” is a good start, but it may not be enough if you’re exercising. Hydration means ensuring you drink the right amount of water for …

Staying Motivated During the Holidays

2017-12-05

Staying motivated to exercise during the holidays can be a challenge, especially with all of the distractions, family and friends, good food, and the need to relax. Here are a few tricks to maintain your fitness program throughout the holiday season, and Womens Fitness Clubs of Canada in Pickering is here to help you out …

Build Your Endurance at Our Richmond Hill Health Club

Building endurance may sound like an ordeal for some, but there are plenty of ways to achieve fitness that are invigorating, fun, and interesting. Womens Fitness Clubs of Canada in Richmond Hill offers a variety of options so that everyone can find their favorite way to train for endurance. The most traditional way to boost …