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The Sky’s the Limit at the Bike Park!

The Sky’s the Limit at the Bike Park!

The Brantford Rotary Bike Park is open! It’s the perfect spot to go get some exercise, take your kids to blow off some steam, or enjoy a family hike on the nearby trail. The Bike Park is free to use and offers a wide selection of opportunities and challenge levels for beginners through to advanced riders. Each area of the Bike Park is marked with signs to show each section’s difficulty level. Know your limits and ride within them to avoid injury to yourself and others: Green circ...
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Stay active online with FamilyLife Fitness

Stay active online with FamilyLife Fitness

With most gyms and recreational sports shut down for the last four months, it’s safe to say that a lot of us have had to modify our usual workout routines. It’s been inspiring to see local organizations providing their workouts digitally to keep our community healthy and active. FamilyLife Fitness has been offering online fitness programs for the last couple of years in addition to operating in-person training. This summer, in response to COVID-19 and in an effort to keep clients saf...
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Tumble Through Summer

Tumble Through Summer

2020 is not your typical summer. Thankfully, Phase 2 in Ontario’s Framework for Reopening means that options are expanding for adults and kids alike, including individual sports where physical distance can be maintained. Recognized for its daring and awe-inspiring acrobatics, gymnastics builds skills of strength, flexibility, coordination, body awareness and agility that your child can use their whole life. With two clubs here in Brantford, both adapting in unique ways to create a safe en...
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Brantford’s Award-Winning Bike Shop

Brantford’s Award-Winning Bike Shop

Now that it’s warmed up, we’re looking for outdoor activities to enjoy both solo and with our families. Cycling is a great way to keep fit while maintaining social distancing, and Brantford is an incredible location for cycling enthusiasts! Across Canada, there has been a significant increase in recreational cycling, which you’ve likely seen right here in Brantford with more cyclists using our roads, over 70 km of trails, and our Brantford Rotary Bike Park. Last month, Ontario...
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Brant Sports Excellence

Brant Sports Excellence

If you love sports and you love supporting local, than look no further than Brantford’s very own Brant Sports Excellence. With two locations to better serve the Brantford and County of Brant communities, Brant Sport Excellence offers the area’s largest selection of hockey, baseball, soccer, association apparel, team uniforms and corporate wear. Brant Sports Excellence’s prices strongly rival their competitors and their knowledgeable staff provide industry-leading customer servi...
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Enjoy over 70km of natural trails in Brantford

Enjoy over 70km of natural trails in Brantford

People who are new to Brantford or visiting for the first time are often shocked when they discover the abundance of trails surrounding our beautiful city. I’ve lived in Brantford the majority of my life and, to be honest, I still sometimes forget about the natural beauty that sits behind the scenes of our bustling downtown core. With nearly 100,000 residents, over 3,100 students at Wilfrid Laurier University, as well as Conestoga College, Six Nations Polytechnic, and Westervelt College, ...
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Urban Tactical Retail Store is Open

Urban Tactical Retail Store is Open

With campgrounds and seasonal parks starting to reopen, we are sure you are excited to plan a trip with the family or with your buddies to do some camping, fishing, or hunting. Urban Tactical Brantford has a 3000 sq ft retail shop stocked with a variety of items to help get you ready. Dust off the items in the garage, take inventory, and then head over to 18 Zatonski Ave for some new gear.  Whether its recreation or sport that brings you to the great outdoors, they have items for functiona...
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