Active At Home

Launch of Canada’s 24-Hour Movement Guidelines

Launch of Canada’s 24-Hour Movement Guidelines

by Ben Lipovski

 

Have you heard? Canada’s new movement guidelines are here!

Canada’s first ever 24-hour movement guidelines for adults integrates recommendations for physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep. Following the 24-hour movement guidelines can make your whole day …

5 Easy No-Cook Recipes You Need to Try

5 Easy No-Cook Recipes You Need to Try

Whether you are a student or a staff, you are likely still getting used to the swing of things as the school term picks up. What better way to save time by preparing your meals in advance, and even better, …

Bike to Work Week – Tips to Stay Motivated and Safe!

Bike to Work Week – Tips to Stay Motivated and Safe!

by Ben Lipovski

It’s Bike to Work Week at UBC! Whether you are a student, faculty, or a staff member, it’s time to break out that bike. It’s no secret that biking in Vancouver can be difficult and dangerous. From …

Ways to Maintain Healthy Sleeping Habits

Ways to Maintain Healthy Sleeping Habits

It’s easy to lose a sense of time now that the sun sets later and we spend the majority, if not all, of our days at home. However, it is beneficial to integrate healthy sleeping habits in order to wake …

Healthy habits that don’t have to do with exercising!

Healthy habits that don’t have to do with exercising!

There is an abundance of benefits from daily movement, however, there are other habits you can also focus on to improve your overall health.

 

Practice the 20/20/20 rule for your eyes

After transitioning to taking our classes online and …

Ask Me Anything about UBC Recreation: Zoom Series

Ask Me Anything about UBC Recreation: Zoom Series

Missed out on Jump Start or Imagine Day to find out about UBC Recreation? If you’re interested in finding out ways to get moving and what resources and programs are available to you, look no further! From September 15 – …

How to choose Healthy Beverages
Developing New Fitness Habits at Home

Developing New Fitness Habits at Home


By: Isabelle Pasin

With all of us now spending our days at home, it can feel like a major change in routine. While our daily routines have definitely changed and we are now looking for new routines, having some kind …

Fitness Equipment in Disguise

Fitness Equipment in Disguise

Even though gyms are slowly re-opening up, you can still get an effective workout in the comfort of your own home. You may not have realized that you already have plenty of items lying around that can be used as …

10 Deskercises to do while Studying/Working from Home!

10 Deskercises to do while Studying/Working from Home!

by Renata Luchyshyna

 

Now more than ever is an important time to get moving! Don’t let being stuck at your desk all day prevent you from getting some exercise into your routine. Recommendations are to stand up and move …