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The CrossFit craze

“The gym not only houses Olympic weightlifting equipment, but also works with members who consider themselves elite athletes. These athletes have the option of participating in many CrossFit competitions across North America.” –Suzanne Barber

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Breaking a sweat and building confidence

"Although the class is focused on protecting oneself, it is clear that the class is also about building confidence, practicing discipline and, of course, getting a workout. As an athlete, a class like this would be very complimentary to other fitness regimens, particularly if you are looking to gain strength on the non-dominant side of your body.” –Suzanne Barber

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Spooky sporting events

“The thundering music stopped, fans were eerily quiet and over 70 000 people waited in the dark. For a moment it felt post-apocalyptic. Even more terrifying than waiting in the dark, however, is stopping the most anticipated game in football. Scary shit.” –Suzanne Barber

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Think pink

“The point is simple. Giving to charity is important and admirable, but choosing ‘sexy’ charities that allow you to attract new audiences, make cute toques and promote an organization is not.” –Suzanne Barber

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Brawn and brains

“What's more, many professional athletes didn't simply stumble through university to keep their scholarships, but excelled academically. Although it is rare to have brainpower that mimics athletic power, there are a few freaks of nature out there.” –Suzanne Barber

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