Sunday, 03 March 2013 13:55
Nike just recently announced that they would be joining forces with Michelle Obama in an effort to support her Let's Move! campaign. The goal of the “Let's Move” initiative is to bring back exercise-related coursework to schools. Nike is one of the main supporters of the Let's Move Active Schools initiative by Michelle Obama. Check out the video above. Enjoy.
Wednesday, 06 February 2013 16:27
Taking your eyes off the road to re-secure your water bottle while riding your two-wheeler can be dangerous. Is a mouthful of water or XXX Vitamin Water worth running into the back of a Volvo? The Koala Bottle System is a safer way to consume some electrolytes while riding. The bottle magnetically attaches to the holster so you can effortlessly reach down and limit any fumbling around. The system is available with a 21 oz bottle or a 24 0z bottle ($2 more). It might be minimal, but your odds of hitting an open cab door just went down slightly.
Published in Technology
Tuesday, 05 February 2013 14:31
Possibly the smartest fitness bracelet out there, Amiigo not only tracks heart rate, blood oxygen levels, skin temperature, calories burned and more, but will even recognize the actual exercise routine that is being undertaken and how it is affecting the body. Compatible with an iPhone app and Android devices, it's ultra-lightweight, constructed from plastics and stainless steel, waterproof and available with multiple color accessories for individual customization.
Saturday, 26 January 2013 21:26
Bananas are a natural recovery food after a workout. With the Yonanas Frozen Treat Maker, you can turn frozen bananas into a great non-dairy substitute for ice cream or frozen yogurt in seconds. It's quick. It's a little noisy. The resulting frozen treat doesn't need any added sweetener and has the creamy mouth-feel of ice cream. Checkout the visuals and purchase yours here. Enjoy.
Sunday, 14 October 2012 21:01
This holiday season Nike’s collection of Nike+ SportWatch GPS ($169 USD) adds a new colorway – a sleek white band with silver detailing – joining a roster of colorways which already includes black/anthracite, black/blue, black/volt and volt/black. Drawing inspiration from a limited model that was specially designed this summer for sprinter Allyson Felix and long-distance ace Mo Farah, it features a high-visibility backlit LCD display that provides the runner with critical in-run metrics of time, average and instantaneous pace and distance. The Nike+ SportWatch GPS also has motivational features to enhance the running experience – including run reminders and messages that inspire you before and after runs.
Published in Technology
Tuesday, 09 October 2012 19:53
Beaver Buzz is by far one of the best energy drinks we've ever reviewed. Our favorite is the Beaver Buzz Energy Green Tea ($2), which has a hint of honey and a unique blend of green tea that taste great. Their other flavors Citrus, Saskatoon Berry and Sugar-Free Pink give you hours of energy without the bad after-taste and unneeded calories of other premium drinks. Each can has about 150mg of caffeine and contains Taurine, guarana, ginseng, and a variety of B vitamins. Try it today and lookout for Beaver Buzz online, in stores and in our latest print issue.
Published in Dining & Spirits
Thursday, 26 July 2012 20:21
Skip the hangover after a night of partying with the help of CodeBlue Recovery Drink ($24- $42). This hangover cure has a hint of prickly pear, Agave, and other powerful ingredients that makes one feel better and more alert by replenishing the body with much needed nutrients. CodeBlue's four vibrantly colored, all-natural flavors feature ingredients such as milk thistle, a powerful detoxifying antioxidant; sea salt, to naturally balance electrolytes; and prickly pear, to reduce inflammation after exercise. The super drink also contains elements that remove harmful toxins and electrolytes to hydrate the body.
Published in Dining & Spirits
Wednesday, 06 June 2012 15:09
I’ve been envying Kelly Rowland’s abs since 2002, when she was a part of Destiny’s Child. 10 years later, she still manages to maintain one of the best bodies in the business by working out 5-6 times a week and sticking to strict eating rules like, ‘no food after 9pm’. She also works on solely her abs for 45 minutes every night. Recently, she sat down with US Weekly magazine to share her ab workout which includes the Upper Fibers crunch and the Burn it Bicycles. These quick little exercises are easy and can be done in the mornings before work or late evenings.
Thursday, 10 May 2012 15:53
Rick Ross has reportedly undergone stomach surgery to help him lose weight.The Stay Schemin rapper has had issues with his health in recent months, including seizures which were rumored to have been partly caused by his unhealthy diet. MediaTakeOut reports that Rozay has now taken hold of the matter by having gastric bypass surgery. [Read More]
Published in Gossip
Monday, 23 April 2012 17:15
Kick the Summer off right! Learn some great get-healthy tips to not only stay in shape but also create an all-around better you (like the beautiful Toronto personal trainer Alicia Bell in the photo above). Here are seven easy ways to jump off the "fat-wagon" and into a slimmer, sexier body. [See & Read More]
Published in Beauty