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

June 2017 – September 2018

Jun
24
Sat
GALLOPGOOSEsummerchallenge
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

FREE SUMMER NORDIC POLE WALK ADVENTURE

June 24 kick-off party in Sooke.  Walk first section of Goose and have lunch.

Sept 16 end-part in Victoria at Glo restaurant (Selkirk Waterway)

This is your passport to summer fun.  Get your PASSPORT.  Walk with the entire gang to start and finish the Galloping Goose, and then through the summer, pole walk each section at your leisure to fill your passport.

More details to follow.


Mar
31
Sat
BlueBRIDGEadventure @ meet at Spinnakers
Mar 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

ONCE IN A LIFETIME ADVENTURE!

The opening of Victoria’s New Blue Bridge. March 31, 2018  12:00-5:00pm.

New Blue Bridge Opening Day NORDIC Pole Walk Adventure 12:00-3:00pm

$20.  MUST PRE-REGISTER!  Click on button on this site, and pay with PayPal, Visa, MC.

Led by your tour host, retired Olympian, Linda Schaumleffel, this tour will meet near Spinnakers Pub, and pole walk across the NEW BLUE BRIDGE during the opening day celebrations.  Tour consists of pole walk to and across New Blue Bridge, a small tour through new Chinatown, a treat from Chinese bakery, exploration of festivities on Old Blue Bridge, and return to Spinnakers.  Included in tour will be a festive bandana, a group photo on New Blue Bridge emailed to you, an authentic treat in Chinatown, a visit to inspiring art installation, plus historic notes from tour guide, Linda Schaumleffel.  Bonus:  increased fitness because we will be pole walking (so bring your poles).  Friends and family who don’t have poles may borrow poles from Linda and join our tour (reserve poles early, limited supply).

You can get to Spinnakers easily from the Esquimalt, Westshore, View Royal, Penninsula side of town.  Coming across town to Spinnakers, go across on Hillside or Bay Street.  Leave extra time to find parking.  You can also take the bus to Spinnakers.  A smart person might make a reservation at Spinnakers for an early brunch, and then go on Pole Walk adventure.  If you plan to go to Spinnakers after the walk, make a reservation!

GET A FREE MINI POLE WALK LESSON AT 11:00am.  Must pre-register.

IF YOU NEED TO BORROW POLES COME AT 11:00am.

 


Apr
28
Sat
SEMINAR:RichmondRoad @ Arthritis Building on Richmond Rd, 2nd floor
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Must pre-register:  click on button on this site, or email Linda4success@shaw.ca

Discover why NORDIC POLE WALKING is a UNIQUE amazing exercise, because it gives you the most benefit for your exercise time.  Nordic pole walking is in the same category of effectiveness with three other choices:  cross-country skiing, full body rowing, full body swimming.

THE BEST THING ABOUT NORDIC POLE WALKING……it is actually doable….BY YOU….even if you have arthritis or an injured knee, or___________, or _______________, or ___________ .

If you can walk, you can Nordic pole walk!

IN THIS SEMINAR.

Knowledge is power!

LEARN WHAT makes Nordic Pole Walking so POWERFUL and GENTLE at the same time.

LEARN HOW this exercise TURNS ON THE SWITCHES OF HEALTH.

LEARN HOW Nordic Pole Walking is especially suitable if you have ARTHRITIS.

DISCOVER WHY equipment makes a difference!

UNDERSTAND the power of “inch by inch”.

PLOT A PROGRAM OF SUCCESS……FOR YOU!

At the end of this seminar,

you will see the ACTION STEPS you can take

so that you can ACTUALLY improve you fitness in a do-able sustainable way.

EMPOWER YOURSELF!

MUST PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR.

  1.  Click on button on this site to register, or
  2. Email Linda4success@shaw.ca

With the right 10% more effort you can easily create 50% more fitness results. I invite you to come along on this journey with me.


Sep
9
Sun
OVARIAN WALK: Royal Roads @ Royal Roads, bottom parking lot
Sep 9 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 am

There are many benefits to you to join in with this WALK  (in addition to saving women’s lives through research)

  1.  Get back into fitness gear after a summer break.
  2.  Walk with the Pole Walk Clubs…there is a group with a speed and distance just right for you.
  3. (Borrow poles for free from Linda if you have not pole walked before.)
  4. Discover the amazing public trails at Royal Roads
  5. Fun! Free food.
  6. Meet a new friend.

There could be up to 60 pole walkers attending this event!

Here is the link again to join this walk:

http://noca.convio.net/site/TR/2018WalkofHope/General?px=1016320&pg=personal&fr_id=1436

 

WHEN YOU CLICK ON JOIN A TEAM, you can either

  1. Join the team and walk at Royal Roads
  2. Donate to help the PoleWalkers for a Cure exceed their goal, and not walk at the event.

If you have questions, contact TEAM LEADER, Jennifer Smyth at smythj@telus.net