Bison Recreation Services

Goodbye “Gritty Grotto”

The new Active Living Centre at the University of Manitoba—a 100,000-sq.-ft., $45 million facility—will be open to all U of M students next month, accompanied…


Here comes Treble

This week I thought I had the symptoms of Bieber fever: incredible pain, sweating and shitting like there’s no tomorrow. In the end I realized…


Here comes Treble

Do I look out of shape? A question I raised at the Manitoban office water cooler this week. My editor Ryan playfully suggested I should…


Mastering the Bosu ball

“See that circle right in the middle? That’s what we call the ‘sweet spot.’” Brenda is the instructor of a Bosu class I’ve started taking…




Yoga kills

When I was deciding on what class to take this term with Bison Recreational Services I was presented with several options. The first was tae…


Kicking and screaming

Journalists, I have been told, tend to research topics before they confront the required subject matter. I, on the other hand, joined a kick aerobics…


Bison Rec Review: Zumba

Zumba has been everywhere lately — I’d heard about it from a couple of other sources, like Cyclovia and pole-dancing people I know, so naturally,…