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Specialized  Movement Training for Every Body! 

​Laurie Idema-Wood

Certified Exercise Physiologist- University Trained- BPAS, CSEP-CEP

Strength & Conditioning Specialist-NSCA,CSCS

Barre Above Master Trainer-FMG

Tabata Bootcamp Master Trainer-FMG

Fitness Instructor Trainer-FMG, SPRA

​Certified Fitness Instructor- spin, aqua, strength, older adult, bootcamp, choreography-SPRA

​CANFITPRO- PTS, FIS

​SPRA Instructor Trainer

​Registered Yoga Teacher 200RYT-Yoga Alliance

NOTE:Please bring clean indoor running shoes for fitness classes, a yoga mat and a sweat towel. All other equipment is provided. Participants must have their doctors permission to begin and exercise program and have filled out the Par-Q  and waiver forms provided before the session begins. Drop ins / Makeup classes and transfers are not permitted. We reserve the right to deny or limit registration for any reason. Late registrations are most welcome and will be prorated accordingly.  e-transfer to  bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com after your registration has been accepted.

 

 

 

Barre Above Mon 630pm Nov 4- Dec 16

Barre Above - Mondays 630-730pm-Nov 4- Dec 16

Heritage United Church- Exchange $160 includes GST

No classes Nov 11- Remembrance Day

Our signature Barre Above Program facilitated by one of Canadas lead Master Barre Above Master Trainers. A program suitable for every body! Ballet inspired strength, yoga and pilates combined in one powerful, fun and challenging program.

Tabata GX Wed 630pm Sept 25-Nov 13

Tabata GX!

Wed Sept 25- Nov 13- 630-720 pm- Exchange $210 includes GST

Tabata Group Exercise led by Master Trainer Laurie. Research driven, metabolic high intensity interval training sets this fun faced paced program apart from all others. Many options provided to meet you where you are at this moment in your fitness journey. Start improving your health and fitness today. Location is Heritage United Church

HIIT Thurs 630pm starting Nov 7

HIIT -630 -715 pm Thursdays- High Intensity Interval Training- $85

Location - Body Connections Nov 7-Nov 28

Core Yoga Thurs 730pm starting Nov 7

Core Yoga Thursdays  730-830 pm Nov 7-28 $85

Location- Body Connections

POPUP BARRE & CORE Thurs Dec 5 645pm

POPUP BARRE & CORE- THURSDAY DEC 5- 645-745 pm- $21-

Location is Body Connections

What we all need before the holidays set in- Burning legs and a solid core!

This class is a barefoot class. Please bring a yoga mat.

POPUP HIIT SUN DEC 8 9am

POPUP HIIT- SUN DEC 8 at 9- 945 am- $21

High Intensity Interval Training at its finest! Rev up your metabolism, gain strength, lose inches and more!

Location- Body Connections- Please bring clean indoor shoes

POPUP FITNESS YOGA WED DEC 11

POPUP FITNESS YOGA WED DEC 11 7-8PM- $21

ENJOY A YOGA FLOW CLASS DESIGNED TO COMPLIMENT YOUR ACTIVE LIFESTYLE

LOCATION- BODY CONNECTIONS- PLEASE BRING A YOGA MAT

POPUP CORE & MORE THURS DEC 12 645

CORE & MORE Thurs Dec 12 - 645pm- 745pm- $21

Exactly what it sounds like! Blast your core then train even more. Great for all levels of fitness.

Locaiton- Body Connections

Please bring clean indoor running shoes.

POPUP BARRE & LIFT Thursday Dec 19 645pm

POPUP BARRE & LIFT - Thursday Dec 19 645-745 pm- $21

A fusion class designed for maximum results! Our signature Barre Above program mixed with traditional strength training. Get fit for XMAS!

Barre foot class. 

XMAS BURN 30/30 Dec 21 9 am

XMAS BURN 30/30 DEC 21 9 AM- $21

THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS!!

30 MIN OF INTERVAL TRAINING/ 30 MIN OF SCULPTING

LOCATION- BODY CONNECTIONS- PLEASE BRING CLEAN INDOOR RUNNERS

POPUP HIIT SUN JAN 12 &19 9-945 am

POPUP HIIT  SUN JAN 12 & 19 - 9-945 am- $39

High Intensity Interval Training equals results you want! Workouts devised by Master Trainer Laurie to torch fat and increase your fitness level. Please bring clean indoor runners. Start now!

Location- Body Connections

POPUP BARRE EXPRESS SUN JAN 12 10 am

POPUP BARRE EXPRESS SUN JAN 12 10-1045 AM- $21

JOIN US 45 MIN OF ACTION PACKED BARRE ABOVE!  STRENGTH, YOGA AND PILATES FUSED INTO ONE RESULTS DRIVEN WORKOUT.  

BAREFOOT CLASS. PLEASE BRING A YOGA MAT. LOCATION IS BODY CONNECTIONS

HARDBODIES WED JAN8-29- 7PM

HARDBODIES  JAN 8-29 7- 8 PM- $79

THE NAME SAYS IT ALL!

STRENGHTEN, TONE, AND DEFINE ALL ROLLED INTO ONE EFFECTIVE, FUN WORKOUT. SUITABLE FOR ALL FITNESS LEVELS. A GREAT WAY TO START OFF THE NEW  YEAR.

LOCATION- BODY CONNECTIONS. PLEASE BRING CLEAN INDOOR SHOES. 

POPUP BARRE EXPRESS SUN FEB 2 10-1045 AM $21

POPUP BARRE EXPRESS SUN FEB 2- 10-1045 AM $21

45 MIN OF ACTION PACKED PILATES, YOGA AND STRENGTH

LOCATION- BODY CONNECTIONS- PLEASE BRING YOUR YOGA MAT

CLASS IS A BARE FOOT CLASS

Barre Fusion Thurs 630pm Jan 9-March 5

Barre Fusion 630-720 pm- Jan 9-March 5, 2020- $210 GST included

A fantastic fusion style conditioning program for the nondancer! Begin with 20 minutes of Balletone( nonstop cardio inspired by dance), and finish with Barre Above (dance inspired strength, yoga and pilates). Feel like staying for Core Yoga at 730? Register for Barre Fusion and enjoy 25% off CoreYoga .

- Room 7/8 Heritage United Church 

-No class Jan 23

Core Yoga Thurs 730pm Jan 9-March 5, 2020

Core Yoga Thursday 730-830pm Jan 9- March 5, 2020

$168 GST  included or $126 with Barre Fusion registration

No class Jan 23

Adore your core! Join us for a perfect blend of hatha yoga and core training. Great for athletes cross training or those interested in yoga and or core stability training. 

 

Tabata GX Mon 630pm Jan 13-March 9

Tabata GX-  Mondays 630-720 pm  Jan 13- March 9, 2020

$210 GST included- 

-no class Jan 27

Tabata Group Exercise led by Master Trainer Laurie. Research driven, metabolic high intensity interval training sets this fun faced paced program apart from all others. Many options provided to meet you where you are at this moment in your fitness journey. Start improving your health and fitness today. Location is Heritage United Church. 

REGISTER FOR SPRA EXERCISE THEORY FEB 7, 2020

SPRA Exercise Theory Certification:

- learn basic anatomy, biomechanics, safety precautions, leadership techniques and more!

-step one in becoming a group fitness instructor

PLEASE NOTE: This  course is a prerequisite for all the Group modules

Exercise Theory- 8 students max

Friday Feb 7- Sunday Feb 9, 2020

Dates:  (8 students max)

Please plan to have your lunch out of the building. The clinic is not equipped to host lunch.

             Friday:  6 – 9:00 p.m.

             Saturday:  9am - 6pm,  lunch 12-1

             Sunday:  9am- 6pm, lunch 12-1

Location: Body Connections Fitness and Massage Therapy (Regina)- 1143 Lakewood Crt N

Cost: $375 per student includes manual, and GST. There is also a $26.25 written exam fee due Sat Feb 29, 2019

The written exam will be Sat Feb 29  at 12-1pm at Body Connections or by appointment at SPRA office in Regina.

REQUEST A SPACE HERE THEN ETRANSFER $375 to bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com to finalize your registration. Spots are not held without payment. Names will be removed from the list when payment is not received within 12 hours of registration. If you wish to pay by Visa or Mastercard, please indicate on your registration form and we will call you to obtain the number.

REGISTER FOR GROUP FUNDAMENTALS AND TOTAL BODY CONDITIONING OCT 18, 2019

SPRA GROUP FUNDAMENTALS AND TOTAL BODY CONDITIONING -

-learn the basics of exercise application, class design and leadership skills, small equipment usage and exercise analysis

Upon completion, students will be certified to teach unchoreographed classes such as Bootcamp or Hiit. Please make note that this module is active. Come prepared to exercise.

​- step two in becoming a group fitness instructor- participants must have successfully completed Exercise Theory before participating in this course

Location: Body Connections Fitness & Massage Therapy- 1143 Lakewood Crt N, Regina, Sk- south side door

http://www.spra.sk.ca for more information regarding certification.

-please bring clean indoor running shoes, a towel, snacks, water bottle, paper and pen, and extra clothes to change into. Lunches are out of the building and not provided.


Group Fundamentals & Total Body Conditioning -Regina

Dates:  Oct 18, 19, 20- 2019 (5 students max)

Times: Friday:  5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday:  9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Body Connections Fitness and Massage Therapy  (Regina)

Cost: $375 per student, includes the GST and the manual. There is also an additional Practical exam fee of $60 including GST due before Nov 17.

REQUEST YOUR SPACE HERE THEN FINALIZE YOUR REGISTRATION BY SUBMITTING A PAYMENT  OF $375 Via ETRANSFER TO bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com. SPOTS ARE NOT HELD WITHOUT PAYMENT. IF YOU WISH TO PAY BY VISA OR MASTERCARD, PLEASE INDICATE THAT ON THE REGISTRATION FORM AND WE WILL CALL YOU TO OBTAIN THE NUMBER

Practical exam dates: Sunday Nov 17, 12-5pm , $60- Please arrange to attend the practical exam as it is a requirement for certification. 

 

REGISTER FOR SPRA GROUP FUNDAMENTALS AND TOTAL BODY CONDITIONING MARCH 6-8 2020

SPRA GROUP FUNDAMENTALS AND TOTAL BODY CONDITIONING -

-learn the basics of exercise application, class design and leadership skills, small equipment usage and exercise analysis

Upon completion, students will be certified to teach unchoreographed classes such as Bootcamp or Hiit. Please make note that this module is active. Come prepared to exercise.

​- step two in becoming a group fitness instructor- participants must have successfully completed Exercise Theory before participating in this course

Location: Body Connections Fitness & Massage Therapy- 1143 Lakewood Crt N, Regina, Sk- south side door

http://www.spra.sk.ca for more information regarding certification.

-please bring clean indoor running shoes, a towel, snacks, water bottle, paper and pen, and extra clothes to change into. Lunches are out of the building and not provided.


Group Fundamentals & Total Body Conditioning -Regina

Dates:   March 6, 7 , 8 2020

Times: Friday:  5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday:  9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Body Connections Fitness and Massage Therapy  (Regina)

Cost: $375 per student, includes the GST and the manual. There is also an additional Practical exam fee of $60 including GST due before Nov 17. AFTER REQUESTING YOUR SPACE, FINALIZE YOUR REGISTRATION BY SUBMITTING A PAYMENT OF $375 VIA ETRANSFER TO bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com. SPACES ARE NOT HELD WITHOUT PAYMENT.

Practical exam date: Saturday March 28, 2010 12-5pm. $60- Please arrange to attend the practical exam as it is a requirement for certification

For more information or to register email bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com or text 306-533-4387

 

TRAIN THE CORE SAFELY- CECS FOR FITNESS LEADERS

Train the Core Safely

TRAIN THE CORE SAFELY - SUNDAY APRIL 5- 12-4pm

- $155 INCLUDES GST. PAYMENT IS DUE UPON REGISTRATION. ETRANSFER TO bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com or call us with your credit card information. 306-533-4387. Spaces are not held without payment

Location is Body Connections Fitness & Massage Therapy- 5 students max

email- bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com to register

Tired of planks and don't know what else to do? Update your core training component of your class or training program. Suitable for fitness leaders, personal trainers or those seeking information for self interest. Join Master Trainer Laurie Idema-Wood for an interactive session on safe core training utilizing the bender ball, gliding discs, body weight and more! Review the anatomy of the core, biomechanics, and core training research. Walk away with an exciting , and effective  list of options and progressions. 4 CECs for SPRA .

SPRA GROUP CYCLE CERTIFICATION MARCH 22

SPRA GROUP CYCLE CERTIFICATION SUNDAY MARCH 22, 2020

9AM- 5PM

ARE YOU A CERTIFIED FITNESS LEADER LOOKING TO ADD GROUP CYCLE IN TO YOUR CLASS OFFERINGS? THIS COURSE IS FOR YOU! LEARN PROPER BIKE BIOMECHANICS, DRILLS AND HOW TO MOTIVATE YOUR STUDENTS WHILE KEEPING THEM SAFE. 

This course is open to anyone who has interest in indoor cycling but for certification to occur, leaders must have obtained SPRA Exercise Theory, Group Fundamentals and have completed a practical exam. CANFITPRO, CSEP, and ACSM credentialed fitness professionals also may meet the prerequisite  for certification

$185 INCLUDES GST AND THE MANUAL

LOCATION- YMCA DOWNTOWN REGINA- 2400 13th Ave Regina, Sk

Payment is due upon registration. etransfer to bodyconnectionsregina@hotmail.com. Spaces are not held without payment