March – May 2018
WORK 9-5? THIS COURSE IS FOR YOU!
Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm near Gorge & Tillicum.
March 7 – May 2. No previous experience necessary. Learn to pole walk, get fitter, learn up&down hill techniques, get stronger. Get really good at this fitness technique.
This GORGE HILLS FITNESS COURSE is a favourite.
SPECIFICALLY INVITING THOSE WHO WORK 9-5.
No matter what your fitness level to start, you will follow a program appropriate for you to raise YOUR level of fitness. At the end of this course, you have the option to carry on together as a FREE neighbourhood pole walking club!
Our fun goal for the course is to invite everyone to enter the ESQUIMALT 5KM on April 7 and the TIMESCOLONIST 10KM on April 29, and navigate the course in teams of four… (quad teams). Speed is not the point! FITNESS FUN AND FRIENDS is the point!
I will be teaching everyone how to NORDIC STYLE POLE WALK right from scratch. If you are experienced, I will tweak your style so that you can squeeze every molecule out of this fitness activity.
FREE: Feb 21 and Feb 28: TRY IT FOR FREE….DO YOU LIKE IT?
$75 COURSE FEE FOR March 7 to May 2
To register and pay click on button. Or email Linda4success@shaw.ca.
REGISTER FOR ESQUIMALT 5KM HERE:
REGISTER FOR TC10KM HERE and register under TEAM “Vancouver Island Nordic Pole Walkers”
Note: if you have a headlamp it will be really useful in dark evenings until March 11 when daylight savings returns. (BEST BUY: go to Canadian Tire auto department and find 120 lumen headlamps there… 2 pairs for approx. $25)
NOTE: If you miss a Wednesday evening practise, it is still up to you to follow your program and get your 3 pole walking sessions in each week. Your fitness will grow and soon you will be like the members of the PoleCats who exclaim, “Remember when we thought that route was difficult!” Everyone will receive the official training chart to keep track of progress.
YOU WILL BE FITTER AND STRONGER AT THE END OF THIS COURSE…and have new friends!
Join the gang for lunch and a entertaining presentation about the benefits of Nordic Pole Walking.
Contact Richard Montgomery for full details. Everyone welcome.
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.
MUST PRE-REGISTER FOR THIS SEMINAR.
- Click on button on this site to register, or
- Email Linda4success@shaw.ca
Seminar: Will Nordic Pole Walking Work for Me?
Talk to LINDA SCHAUMLEFFEL (retired Olympian, car accident survivor, arthritis, Nordic Canada Master Pole Walk Instructor) to ask all your questions. She has taught over 2500 people to NOrdic style pole walk, and has rehabbed her own health by Nordic pole walking.
Will Nordic Pole Walking Work for YOU!
What is it? What kind of poles are required? What makes NORDIC style different from other uses of poles? Why does scientific research find such astounding results using NORDIC STYLE pole walking? Will it work for me? Where do I start? How much does it cost? What does it take to do Nordic Pole walking? Can I do it even though I have……… ?