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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 ...

Local Music + Podcasts in the BoQ

A green background with a white border. Red text: music to our ears, listening locally during lockdown. Illustrations of music notes, a green car and a person running.

MUSIC TO OUR EARS From concert series in the park, shows at the Old Church or Empire Theatres, live music that drifts from patios in the summer, or makeshift stages in bars and restaurants in the winter, music and the Bay of Quinte go hand in hand. The Bay of Quinte Region has always had a rich music scene, the likes of which have turned out musicians such as Avril Lavigne (born in Belleville, raised in Napanee) and Cold ...

Young Entrepreneur: Joey Walsh

A person sitting on a pile of hockey sticks in the snow. Joey Walsh, owner of HockeyStickMan in Belleville, shares why the Bay of Quinte is a great fit for the business.

Joey Walsh, owner of HockeyStickMan in Belleville, shares why the Bay of Quinte is a great fit for the business.

Photo: HockeyStickMan Facebook page

An interview with Joey Walsh of HockeyStickMan. Describe your business. HockeyStickMan is the largest Pro Stock Hockey Equipment dealer in Canada. We offer a comprehensive buyback program to pro, college, and junior teams and then sell the products to customers looking for quality equipment at a lower price. Our business has traditionally focused on online sales and we now serve customers all around the world, however the HockeyStickMan warehouse is newly located just off the 401 in Belleville, and ...

10 Father’s Day Ideas (Gifts and Experiences)

Try flyboarding with dad this Father's Day in the Bay of Quinte!

He says he doesn’t really need anything; while that might be true, you still want to make your dad feel special this Sunday. If his closet is overflowing with socks, ties and paper weights from past Father’s Days, you might need some gift inspiration. We’ve got 10 BoQ-specific gifts and experiences that we think will impress the fatherly figure in your life. Save yourself a trip to the department store for yet another golf shirt and take a look ...

Make The Community Your Home: Quinte Sport and Social Club

The benefits of playing co-ed adult sports are almost endless! The Quinte Sport & Social Club provides adults with a sense of community, team bonding and the opportunity to maintain a healthy lifestyle — all of which become progressively more challenging as we age. Sports such as court/beach volleyball, softball, flag football, basketball, soccer, floor hockey, dodge ball and many others offer a fun way to get your weekly cardio fix while developing new relationships. If you are new to town ...

The Quinte Tennis Club

A few weeks ago Monika and I got the chance to head down to the Quinte Tennis Club and talk with their head manager, Mike Bowen, all about the club. What I found to be most interesting about Quinte Tennis is the sense of community that it has. They have members that come from about an hour and 45 minutes away to play and others that bike there almost every single day. As a member, you’re trusted with the combination to the gate ...

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.

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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.