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Personal trainer Maxine

Meet Maxine, New Personal Trainer

09.01.2018 | Trainer of the Month

Part personal trainer, part cyclist and a soon to be Holistic Nutritionist, Maxine completed her training in Montreal. Maxine loves to cycle, and enjoys helping her clients gain strength, speed and...

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fitness goals

How to Set Fitness Goals You Can Keep

09.01.2018 | Training Tips

It’s that time of year again! The calendar has turned and everyone is absolutely, optimistically positive that 2018 is going to be THE year that they finally get fit. The bad news? Research...

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personal training client Erin t

Client KUDOS: Erin T.

09.01.2018 | Client of the Month

Every quarter we feature a Precision client who has accomplished something great in his or her workout program. Whether it’s achieving a fitness goal (or two), overcoming obstacles like injuries...

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How to Enjoy Running in Cold Weather

11.12.2015 | Training Tips

Running in cooler temperatures can be rewarding, but only if you’re well prepared. We recently read a good article in IMPACT Magazine called, “Embrace the Chill: 7 Great Ways to Cozy Up to...

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7 Healthier Holiday Treats

10.12.2015 | Nutrition

If you love the holidays for the sweet treats that are everywhere, or fancy yourself a holiday baker, here’s how you can indulge without going too far off your eating plan. We’ve been trawling...

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Whistler Backcomb Edge Card offer

We’ve Got the Edge: Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card

10.12.2015 | Promotion

This corporate Adult 5 & 10 day EDGE Card offer includes BONUS unlimited early season skiing or riding from opening day through to December 18, 2015. This is only available to purchase online...

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Cans For Classes Holiday Food Drive

09.12.2015 | Events

Donate a non-perishable food item and receive a group fitness class! It’s become a tradition. Each year we ask our clients to participate in a food drive for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank...

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See Your Abs Again

13.10.2015 | Small Group Training

If you’re frustrated with your ab workout (or lack thereof) and want to tighten up the waistline, check out this specialized small group training program starting up again at the end of October....

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Client KUDOS: Patrick D.

13.10.2015 | Client of the Month

Patrick D. joined our group fitness classes to improve his fitness in a major way five months ago, and hasn’t looked back ever since. Trainers Katie Curtis and Amy Diehl have witnessed Patrick...

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Pull-Up Tips

Trainer Tip: Improving Pull-Ups

13.10.2015 | Trainer of the Month , Training Tips

Post by Personal Trainer Teri-Lynn Nelson The pull-up is a compound pulling exercise that mainly targets the latissimus dorsi muscle in the back. Other muscles of the back, shoulders, arms, and...

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Meet Kaitlyn Wilbee, Our Newest Personal Trainer

12.10.2015 | Trainer of the Month

We asked our newest personal trainer, Kaitlyn, a few tough questions: Why did you decide to join the personal training team at Precision Athletics? Simple – great people (both co-workers and...

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alkaline diet

The Low Down on an Alkaline Diet

12.10.2015 | Nutrition

In this series, “The Down Low on Nutrition”, we answer questions from clients about the best nutritional support to help achieve fitness goals. We’ll turn to our trainers who are qualified...

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kettlebells

New Class: Kettlebell Conditioning

12.10.2015 | Group Fitness

We have a new group fitness class, Kettlebell Conditioning, on the schedule! Called “a cannonball with a handle” by many, the kettlebell is a unique fitness tool that has gained major...

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10 Smart Snacks Post Workout

27.07.2015 | Nutrition

After a grueling gym session, what’s the best way to restore energy and rebuild muscle? This is undeniably one of the more popular questions that our personal trainers get asked. Eating the right...

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What is FMS?

27.07.2015 | Training Tips

Besides being another acronym to remember, FMS stands for Functional Movement Systems. FMS is essentially a philosophy about movement. It utilizes systematic tools to identify limitations (also known...

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