What is “Resistant Starch”?

By Henry Gould – June 11th, 2019 The last few years have seen a huge uptick in a number of health and wellness trends, including stuff like ketogenic diets, fermented foods, intermittent fasting and High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT). Some we’ve covered on this blog before; others like intermittent fasting seem worthy of a longer discussion in the future. One … Read More

INTERVIEW: Yard Athletics X Blonyx

By Yard Athletics – June 7th, 2019 For the last several months, Yard Athletics founder Ilan Cumberbirch has been teamed up with Blonyx nutritional supplements as a brand ambassador, helping to get the word out on their great line of products specialized for the #YardHard athlete out there. Today we have the pleasure of chatting with John Abreu, director of … Read More

RECIPE – Chilled Soba Noodle Salad w/ Tahini Dressing

By Henry Gould – May 28th, 2019 Judging by the weather, summer has officially arrived in Vancouver. The days are longer, the willpower to resist patio drinks is basically zero, and the desire to turn an oven on to make dinner is definitely out of the question. The solution? A lovely chilled noodle salad! This recipe is great for a … Read More

20 Questions w/ Marrhinca Thomas & Lauren Kipp: #YardHard Faithful

By Yard Athletics – May 24th, 2019 It’s been a hot minute but we are BACK with the best question series on the world wide web! That’s right folks, Yard Athletics 20 Questions is coming through to give you a glimpse at the great people that make up our community; what makes them tick, where they like to eat and … Read More

New Yard Athletics Merch In Stock!!!

By Yard Athletics – May 14th, 2019 Suns out guns out, sky’s out thighs out!! New Yard Athletics merch is in stock and oohhhhh baby are we excited. Pink T-Shirts? GOT EM. Crop top’s? GOT EM. Snap backs? YOU KNOW IT. See below for all available items. These are selling fast so get yours ASAP!!! Email “[email protected]” to reserve or … Read More

#YardHard Community Spotlight: Herve Nzeyimana

Herve Nzeyimana

By Yard Athletics – May 3rd, 2019 It’s Friday! It’s May 3rd! Spring is here! We still don’t know what to do with our hands! Our 20 Questions series has been a huge success, as we absolutely love learning more about where our community wines, dines and unwinds. Now we want to go a little deeper on the fitness side … Read More

MAY SUMMER SHRED STARTS TODAY!!!

By Yard Athletics – May 1st, 2019 The Yard Athletics Summer Shred train keeps rollin on down the line! It’s gaining momentum, an unstoppable juggernaut, ready to blast through that winter weight and shred all participants into chiseled marble statues. April’s Summer Shred sale was a massive success, so we are back for May with one little change – no … Read More

20 Questions w/ Kelly Lamb & Phil Cabrita, AKA DJ Flipout

By Yard Athletics – April 26th, 2019 We are BACK with a very special 20 Questions this week! In our humble opinion this series has only been getting better and better, and it’s all due to our #YardHard community and their involvement. Want to get featured?? Drop us a line! [email protected] Today we have the special pleasure of introducing Kelly … Read More

RECIPE – Cucumber Salad w/ Dill, Yogurt & Lemon

Cucumber Salad with Dill, Yogurt & Lemon

By Henry Gould – April 23rd, 2019 This is an amazing salad for a bunch of reasons: it tastes great, it goes with just about anything (cold roast chicken, smoked / fresh fish, boiled eggs, soup), and it could not be easier to make. Also, if your fridge is relatively stocked with some basics like a cucumber, yogurt and lemon, … Read More

Sleep: The Secret Weapon Of A Healthy Lifestyle

By Henry Gould – April 19th, 2019 As we approach the Easter Long Weekend, I’m sure many of you are counting on sleeping in a few extra mornings. Turns out that extra time on the pillow is very, very important for our overall health, both in terms of short-term gains (rest and recovery) as well long term general health. A … Read More