September 2013


The days of September are ticking by and summer hasn’t completely let go. Last night I took advantage of the weather and went for my first ride with the Tues/Thurs morning bike group as they switched to evenings for now. So there I was at my office, having biked to work, when I got the [...]

The Million Dollar Year!!

  This is the 7th year that Habitat for Humanity in partnership with the major sponsor Qualico has put on "Ride around the Lakes." It is a 375km supported bike ride starting at the Manitoba / Ontario Border, riding around down to Nester Falls and back. This year marks a mile stone as the ride [...]

A Run Through History (Results)

The day started off a little chilly but ended up being perfect running weather for everyone! The start and finish was right in the middle of picturesque old lower fort garry. Kudos to Erick Olland and our good friends at City Park Runners for putting on a flawless event, and letting Pure take part! After [...]

Just starting out

In June of this year I won my age category at the St. Malo triathlon. There are 2 significant outcomes of this, and they're connected. First, that meant that I qualified for the 2014 World Triathlon Championships in Edmonton next August. Hard to imagine - me qualifying for a world championship! I get to wear [...]

Diana Stevens Empower Run

Sunday's turnout at Kildonan Park for the 10k 5k and walking events was unbelievable! Over 600 people showed up to take part, and Pure was honoured to be involved as well. A big part of the reason there were so many faces at the event was simply because of Diana. Tragically in May Diana lost [...]

Andrew Raines “Fuelling The Clean Athlete” A Success!

Last night everyone who managed to make it down to Pure was treated to an amazing presentation by Holistic Nutritionist Andrew Raines. There was a lot of information to take in during the one hour slots, the presentation flowed seamlessly from topic to topic. Unless you were taking speedy notes it would have been tough [...]

Back to Routine… Go for a Run!!

September is back already!!  To help you get back into a consistent routine (and also for those who have kept a good routine of course!) Check out these great runs coming up!! The Diana Stevens Empower Run/Walk (formely called the Provincial Championship Run) on Sunday September 15: And a run put on by our [...]

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