NORDIC pole walking FEELS GOOD. Strengthen posture/core. De-stress neck/shoulders. Move FAST/SLOW & expect results. CONVENIENT & AFFORDABLE…no sweat! Try it. I bet you'll love it!

EVENT CALENDAR

April 2017 – November 2018

Apr
8
Sat
EVENT: 5KM Esquimalt @ ESQUIMALT REC CENTER
Apr 8 @ 6:30 am – 9:30 am

This is a fun and scenic 5km event to kick off the new year.  Perfect timing for all those pole walkers in fitness training programs.   You need to register yourself through the Esquimalt.ca/events website;  early bird fee is $18 and late fee is $22/30.

NOTE: TWO Nordic Pole Walk Victoria trophies up for grabs by Nordic pole walkers in the Esquimalt 5km, and awarded at the Nordic pole walk after party. .

“TOP TEAM” will be won by team who has the largest total of  participants,  “victory tunnel polers”, and  participants in official marshalling positions in the event.  This award recognizes “participation’.

“BEST QUAD” will be won by the foursome who participates as a “quad” and crosses the finish line first.  This award recognizes “fitness”.

 

 

 

 


Apr
30
Sun
EVENT:TC10KM
Apr 30 @ 5:00 am – 7:00 am

Hurray!  TC10KM EVENT

You must register through the TC10k.ca website.

 

FOR POLE WALKERS, REGISTER FOR AFTER PARTY AT 4 MILE RESTAURANT

BY EMAILING LINDA at Linda4success@shaw.ca

Must let Linda know you are coming as we are making a group reservation.  Seating is limited!

Great menu!  Choose your lunch and pay for it.

 

 

 


Sep
10
Sun
Ovarian Walk of Hope
Sep 10 @ 6:30 am – 8:00 am

5km or the distance you want to pole walk….. at Royal Roads …..this is a fun event

 

JOIN Jennifer Smyth’s team….POLEWALKERS FOR A CURE….and walk/polewalk in the event.

HERE’S HOW:  To register for the team, Click here to visit Jennifer’s personal page.

and then click “Join Jennifer’s team” and follow the directions.

 

or DONATE to POLEWALKERS FOR A CURE
To donate, go to the team page Click here for PoleWalkers for a Cure page
and click “Donate Now” above Join Team and follow directions.

 

 

 


Oct
11
Wed
CAMOSUN:Interurban @ Camosun INTERURBAN CAMPUS
Oct 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

REGISTER THROUGH MEGAN ONLY. Registration closes October 10.

After work LEARN TO NORDIC POLE WALK COURSE.

A total body workout in the time it takes to walk, NO SWEAT!  In this 4-week course, learn the technique of Nordic pole walking (summer training for cross-country skiers) and improve your total body fitness, conveniently.  Borrow poles for the first class, and then buy your own poles from the instructor ($91),  Prescription for health with NPW is 3 x 30 minutes per week.  By the end of 4 weeks you will experience de-stressed neck/shoulders, improved posture, increased mental energy, and it may create lower LDL/BP, steadier insulin, and smaller pant size.  Withdrawal rebate of $50 after first session only.

TO REGISTER:  Email fit@camosun.ca or phone 250-370 3602

Meet outside door of MOVEMENT STUDIO


Oct
18
Wed
CAMOSUN:Interurban @ Camosun INTERURBAN CAMPUS
Oct 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

REGISTER THROUGH MEGAN ONLY. Registration closes October 10.

After work LEARN TO NORDIC POLE WALK COURSE.

A total body workout in the time it takes to walk, NO SWEAT!  In this 4-week course, learn the technique of Nordic pole walking (summer training for cross-country skiers) and improve your total body fitness, conveniently.  Borrow poles for the first class, and then buy your own poles from the instructor ($91),  Prescription for health with NPW is 3 x 30 minutes per week.  By the end of 4 weeks you will experience de-stressed neck/shoulders, improved posture, increased mental energy, and it may create lower LDL/BP, steadier insulin, and smaller pant size.  Withdrawal rebate of $50 after first session only.

TO REGISTER:  Email fit@camosun.ca or phone 250-370 3602

Meet outside door of MOVEMENT STUDIO


Oct
25
Wed
CAMOSUN:Interurban @ Camosun INTERURBAN CAMPUS
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

REGISTER THROUGH MEGAN ONLY. Registration closes October 10.

After work LEARN TO NORDIC POLE WALK COURSE.

A total body workout in the time it takes to walk, NO SWEAT!  In this 4-week course, learn the technique of Nordic pole walking (summer training for cross-country skiers) and improve your total body fitness, conveniently.  Borrow poles for the first class, and then buy your own poles from the instructor ($91),  Prescription for health with NPW is 3 x 30 minutes per week.  By the end of 4 weeks you will experience de-stressed neck/shoulders, improved posture, increased mental energy, and it may create lower LDL/BP, steadier insulin, and smaller pant size.  Withdrawal rebate of $50 after first session only.

TO REGISTER:  Email fit@camosun.ca or phone 250-370 3602

Meet outside door of MOVEMENT STUDIO


Nov
1
Wed
CAMOSUN:Interurban @ Camosun INTERURBAN CAMPUS
Nov 1 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

REGISTER THROUGH MEGAN ONLY. Registration closes October 10.

After work LEARN TO NORDIC POLE WALK COURSE.

A total body workout in the time it takes to walk, NO SWEAT!  In this 4-week course, learn the technique of Nordic pole walking (summer training for cross-country skiers) and improve your total body fitness, conveniently.  Borrow poles for the first class, and then buy your own poles from the instructor ($91),  Prescription for health with NPW is 3 x 30 minutes per week.  By the end of 4 weeks you will experience de-stressed neck/shoulders, improved posture, increased mental energy, and it may create lower LDL/BP, steadier insulin, and smaller pant size.  Withdrawal rebate of $50 after first session only.

TO REGISTER:  Email fit@camosun.ca or phone 250-370 3602

Meet outside door of MOVEMENT STUDIO


Nov
3
Sat
EVENT:AUTUMNclassic @ Westshore Rec Center bottom field past Q-Arena
Nov 3 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 am

This is the official annual final event of the year, on the day that darkness returns.  Receive your registration package when you arrive….it contains some surprises for you, and after-party prize draw ticket.  After party at 6-mile pub.

YOU CAN REGISTER & PAY THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, OR REGISTER & PAY WITH YOUR CLUB LEADER.

This fun event has FOUR COURSES to choose from on the day of the event:

  1.  1km easy-squeezy course
  2. 2.5km mostly level course, with just one hill.  (approx  30 minutes)
  3. 5.0km mostly level course, but climb the one hill two times. (approx 60-70 minutes)
  4. 7km CHALLENGE COURSE which includes two loops of the 1km HILL.  (approx 60-70 minutes)

 

TWO TROPHIES UP FOR GRABS!

BEST TEAM will be the most fit team (combined in all the courses).  Total number of participants really gives your team an edge!  (We will be using an easy traditional cross-country meet scoring method which rewards both fastest person and biggest team.)

BEST QUAD will be the fastest QUAD TEAM around the 7km challenge course.

 

ON SITE SURPRISES….TBA

 

YEAR END PARTY AT 6-MILE HOUSE

We’ve booked the big room again!  Choose and pay for whatever delicious lunch you desire

  • LOTS OF SPECIAL DOOR PRIZES
  • AWARDING OF BEST TEAM and BEST QUAD trophies.
  • sharing the best things about Nordic pole walking in 2018.
  • a sneak peak at exciting agenda for winter training and the Spring 2019 season.