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IN THE NATIONAL NEWS! ABC NEWS DISCOVERS NORDIC WALKING IS FOR ALL!

IN THE NATIONAL NEWS! ABC NEWS DISCOVERS NORDIC WALKING IS FOR ALL!

Posted by Kristen Pratt on
Canberra women set on making the ACT the Nordic Walking Capital of Australia!
Get yours now! A Gift with a  Difference - CNW COVID Tales & Trails!

Get yours now! A Gift with a Difference - CNW COVID Tales & Trails!

Posted by Kristen Pratt on

Our newly published popular CNW COVID Tales & Trails is now available to buy at the Australian National Botanic Gardens Gift Shop for $10.00. It's a great gift for Canberrans and visitors to Canberra who like to get out and explore our beautiful bush by foot.  36 pages of great walks around Canberra and interesting stories of COVID Nordic Walking friendships that helped keep people active and healthy during lock-down. Proceeds from the sale of the book go towards supporting our growing team of Volunteers who help to run our Capital Nordic Walking Community Outreach Program. Capital Nordic Walking works...


How you feel after a Nordic Walk!

How you feel after a Nordic Walk!

Posted by Kristen Pratt on

Exercise can have an enormous impact on your mood. In fact, it is thought that exercise can be just as effective as anti-depressants in treating mild-to-moderate depression. Not only can exercise help in treating depression, it can also prevent people from becoming depressed again. So it's important to keep up an exercise regimen after people get better. We don't yet understand exercise and mood enough to know exactly which type of exercise is best - or how much - but what we do know is that it definitely has a positive effect. Exercise can: increase your energy levels help you...


Capital Nordic Walking included on Breast Canberra Australia Network Provider List

Capital Nordic Walking included on Breast Canberra Australia Network Provider List

Posted by Kristen Pratt on

The treatment for cancer frequently leaves people exhausted with a feeling that their energy is just so low that they lack the strength to exercise.  However, exercise is key – both in helping increase energy and also to protect against future cancers.  The beauty of Nordic walking is that the poles act as support and can really help empower you to get out and be active – from the point of diagnosis, through treatment and beyond.  An added benefit is that the perceived level of exertion (how hard you feel you are working) is far less than how hard you...


Summer Nordic Walking Courses - Something for Everyone!

Summer Nordic Walking Courses - Something for Everyone!

Posted by Kristen Pratt on

Check out our course options to find a course that matches your needs in terms your fitness, reasons for taking up Nordic Walking, and your budget. We have courses for people who fit and active, those with balance and mobility challenges, people who'd like to do the course with a friend or partner, or privately on their own. There's something for everyone!  Click HERE to find your course and get started!


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