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Category: Sports & Adventure

Reputable Climbing Coach Brings Bouldering Gym to the Bay of Quinte

Two images side by side. A person wearing a white hat and a blue jacket crouching down. A bouldering gym with climbing walls.

Photos supplied by The Boiler Room.

BORN TO BOULDER Climbing is one of the fastest growing sports in Canada. The sport is set to make its debut at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics, and a new partnership was recently announced between Canadian clothing brand Arct’eryx and Climbing Canada. New climbing gyms, such as The Boiler Room Belleville, are beginning to pop up around the country, training the next generation of athletes and introducing a record number of people to the sport. Owner and operator Malek Taleb ...

Stay Home Stay Active: Bay of Quinte Online

A person doing a yoga pose with a child on their back.

Stay active and healthy in the comfort of your own home with these local Bay of Quinte businesses providing virtual classes and support.

We’re all experiencing a bit of Zoom fatigue and restlessness during these winter months. But, we can still be active, healthy and entertained as we nama-stay at home with some of these local businesses that are moving their classes or workshops to the virtual world. Find a corner in your home, maybe put on the essential oil diffuser, power up your choice of device, put on a workout/yoga/meditation outfit and check out some of these links to get started. ...

12 Things to Do in the BoQ: March

Things to Do in March in Bay of Quinte

It’s not over yet! ❄️☃️ While we are inching ever so slowly towards spring (will it ever get here?), one look out our office windows (see right) swiftly crushes any thoughts of gardens or drinks on the patio. But guess what, cold weather curmudgeons? That means there’s still time to fall in love with winter. Lace up your boots, grab your toque and check out these 12 things to do this March in the Bay of Quinte. Belleville Downtown DocFest Enjoy ...

Growing Rural Innovation: Trenchtown Wake Park

Trenchtown Quintevation George Fischer

Growing Rural Innovation: BRING IT QuinteVation’s purpose is to facilitate and encourage business innovation by entrepreneurs, thereby accelerating the growth of industries and sectors in the Bay of Quinte region. They regularly host events across the region and feature profiles of the doers and dreamers of the local business sector to help foster this resolution. Head to our lifestyle blog to read about other entrepreneurs who are leading the charge to start it, bring it, make it and grow ...

Brooks vs Brooks: Two Sisters Redefining Arm Wrestling

Arm Wrestling Bay of Quinte

Walking down the carpeted stairs into a small dimly lit basement, you might not realize the thriving and warm community that meets here. Exercise machines have been pushed to the sides, Sportsnet plays quietly on a TV in the corner and trophies stack along bookshelves, tables, overflowing to the floor. Joe Gould opens his home to a dozen men every Thursday evening. Among this group of grown men enters Patrina and Nicky Brooks, 17 and 14-year-old sisters. Patrina laces ...

Connecting to Culture Through Lacrosse

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“I almost died!” Hudson squeals with a dramatic flair that only pre-teen girls are capable of. She flops herself across the grey ottoman in the sunshine-filled living room, her dark brown ponytail makes an arch as it whizzes through the air before she lands with a soft thud. She’s doing a theatrical retelling of the afternoon run she embarked on with her mother the previous day through their neighbourhood. The belly flop into the cushions mirrors her throwing herself ...

Inside The Cover: 20 Reasons to Explore the Bay of Quinte

Oh Bay of Quinte, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. On this green map alone, we have 20 reasons that we think you’ll love the BoQ, too. 20 Reasons to Explore the Bay of Quinte Trent Severn Waterway – This waterway consists of 44 locks, 39 swing brides over its total length of 240 miles and follows the scenic lakes and rivers connecting Lake Ontario to Georgian Bay. Lock 1, Highway 33, Trenton   Batawa Ski Hill – The ...

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.