Tag: Nordic Walking

Monday Nights With Mandy

Monday Nights With Mandy (7 pm – 7:45 MDT) is a free four week series of on-line live events via  web conferencing, starting May 18th that will cover Mandy’s “passion for poling”, her involvement with Canada’s leading brand of Nordic walking equipment and education, Urban Poling Inc., the unforgettable activities […]

Walking Into the New Decade

WOW! It is 2020: A new year and a new decade are upon us. It is a time when many of us will be doing some serious reflection on goal setting. Let me help you with 10 suggestions for walking-related goals: 1. Resolve to walk more Health professionals the world […]

It’s Never Too Late To Become a Sporty Outdoors Gal!

Marguerite Friesen of Elk Point, Alberta confessed to never having been a sporty gal or a lover of being active outdoors.  Indeed, she agrees the label “couch potato” suited her well.  Until Valentine’s Day, 2017 when everything changed. On that fateful day, Marguerite sat on her comfy couch and opened the Edmonton […]

Unlucky Canucky Ducky

                                                             One of the things I really appreciate about social media is the opportunity to connect with Nordic walkers around the […]

Nordic Walking: Revolutionizing the Way We Walk

Mandy Johnson, owner of Canmore-based ACTIVE BY NATURE and Alberta Ambassador for Urban Poling will give a presentation on the many benefits of Nordic walking along with providing a hands-on demonstration. Nordic walking, which mimics cross-country skiing, but without the skis, or the snow, turns an ordinary walk into a […]