We've talked several times in our blog about the many benefits of working out with a friend. Having a gym buddy to share your fitness goals with will help to keep you accountable and make the whole journey a lot more enjoyable!
The camaraderie that GT12 allows members to build is a very important aspect of the program and we want to support it! That's why we are putting together a list of great places around our clubs that you can visit with your GT12 squat before or after a session. And to start, we are covering one of the healthiest and most active neighbourhoods in Vancouver: Kitsilano!
Whether you need that energy boost to get the most of your session or a nutritious meal to recover from the sweat, here are some awesome places to visit around Kitsilano Fitness World!
Photo courtesy of Freshii
How about a nourishing meal to feed your after-GT12 hunger? Freshii offers a wide variety of healthy options and fresh ingredients to customize your salad! Their menu includes delicious wraps, bowls, burritos, soups, smoothies and breakfast options.
Freshii is a very convenient & affordable option, especially for SNFC members: show your in-app deal and get 10% off at Freshii! Their Broadway & Granville store is located at 561 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1E6.
Photo courtesy of Healthy Noodle House
The name says it all: the Healthy Noodle House is all about promoting healthy conscious eating! Their delicious meals are prepared with fresh vegetables, a variety of noodles combined with a tasty soups made from scratch!
We are passionate about creating food without high sodium, heavy additives, or MSG -- comfort food customized to your likely - Healthy Noodle House.
Healthy Noodle House offers a variety of noodles, vegetables and meats. They also give customers the chance to have fun with their own creations! Visit Healthy Noodle House at 2716 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6K 1R1.
Photo courtesy of Tractor Everyday Healthy Foods
Tractor is a family-owned business passionate about creating fresh, healthy, delicious food. In 2013 The restaurant first opened in Kitsilano and now has seven locations across the Lower Mainland. Tractors values include food safety, integrity, sustainable operations and real food.
Their open-concept kitchens are embedded right in the main dining room where guests order their food at the counter and sit down to eat! Tractor's menu includes bowls, soups, sandwiches, smoothies, healthy snacks and much more! Check them out at 1903 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 3L9.
Photo courtesy of Aphrodite's Organic Cafe
We can define Aphrodite's in three words: local, fresh and delicious! The cafe started as a small pie shop in 2003 with the commitment of using 100% organic and sustainable ingredients. The business expanded throughout the years and now offers a diverse menu.
Aphrodite's Organic Cafe has a Market and Juice Bar that only uses local organic fruit and veggies. Its popular 7-day brunch features gourmet organic dishes made from fresh, local ingredients. Finally, the cafe still offers 14 different types of handmade pie freshly baked every day!
Visit Aphrodite's Organic Cafe at 3605 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6R 1P2.