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  • Mentorship: It’s Positive for Everyone! Five Key Learnings

    Posted 06/03/2020 1:44:58 PM by Vanessa Smit

    Our old friend Merriam-Webster says a mentorship is “the influence, guidance, or direction given by a trusted counselor or guide” and we’re lucky enough to see this come to life at the YMCA. What’s all the hype about when it comes to mentoring? We met with a couple of our PlusOne participants to hear their perspective—Kabir and Kabir aka K².
     

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  • Staying Strong on Long Runs

    Posted 04/03/2020 2:14:56 PM by Katherine Anderson

    Whether you are an experienced long-distance runner, or about to run your first big course, as race day approaches you may be thinking “Am I ready? Can I do this?” If you’ve put in the time (and kilometers) training, stay confident in your ability. Mental strength is as important as physical endurance so practice calming your nerves and refocusing your thoughts during your training runs.

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  • Exercise During Prengnacy: Your Questions Answered!

    Posted 03/03/2020 3:00:00 PM by Tanya Colaco

    Congratulations to all of your moms-to-be! Do you have some questions about exercise during pregnancy? Jen Delmaire of The Motherhood Project has some answers. Read on to learn more!

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