ORIGINS - LEARN Blog

PKBC 15 | August 20th – 22nd

You do not want to miss this unforgettable weekend of parkour. PKBC (short for Parkour British Columbia) is a Summer tradition where we gather parkour enthusiasts from in and outside of the province for a weekend of adventure, skill sharing, and community. SIGN UP HERE   Friday August 20th Skills...

Scheduled Closure

We will be closed next Week July 26th – August 2nd at both of our facilities.   During this time our coaches will get a much needed break, and some updates will be made to the gym 🙂   We look forward to welcoming you back on August 3rd.

Sizzlin’ Summer Deals

Hey Vancouver!   We’ve all dealt with lame restrictions for over a year, and now we want to make sure everyone gets an opportunity to join us indoors this Summer!   If you know anyone who has yet to try some of our fabulous classes they can get a 1...

Our Phase 3

On July 1st the PHO ended the Covid-19 State of Emergency in BC. This is exciting news, and we hope that the added protection of vaccinated people is enough to continue to bring down cases as we increase our social interactions. We will be slowly packing up some of our...

It’s HOT!

It’s HOT out! Luckily it’s a little cooler inside our facilities. At our Main Street Gym we have open windows and outtake fans that pull fresh air through all day. This has been a big help in keeping the space covid-19 safe, but also in keeping it feeling a little...

B.C.’s Restart & Origins

We have reviewed the language in both the province’s exercise and return to sport requirements. We will be moving ahead slowly, so that all of our visitors and staff feel COVID safe in our facilities as we get back to normal life. We know not everyone is in the same...

What Happens When We Wear a Mask While Exercising?

One of the most visible adjustments to our lives during the Covid-19 pandemic is the required use of face masks in public spaces. Initially the idea of wearing a mask during exercise was controversial, as the mask was perceived as a hindrance. Having acknowledged that, is it harmful to wear...

Our Youtube Has Something for Everyone

We’ve had a number of recent additions to our growing Youtube Channel. Here are three videos you don’t want to miss!   STANLEY PARKour – Vancouver Vlog The ins and outs of practicing parkour on the streets of Vancouver. In this episode local athletes go to the water park (before...

Group Classes Now Active

We are super excited to return to our regular scheduled programming after today’s provincial health announcement.   Origins’ offers a unique approach to fitness that allows participants to practice at their own pace. All fitness levels and abilities are welcome to come in and learn moves you can immediately take...