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My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

My Favourite Spin Classes in Vancouver

Subtitled: how I maintained my sanity and fitness when I couldn’t run In December, my piriformis injury really flared up and prevented me from running for 3…

17 Goals for 2017

17 Goals for 2017

2016 was a big year. Travelling, running, exploring, adventuring, doing scary things, experiencing new challenges at work, eating at tasty places. I did a lot of things I…

28 Favourite Memories from 2016

28 Favourite Memories from 2016

2016 was a crazy, but incredible year, both personally and of course in general.    January 2016 seems eons ago, yet I can’t believe how fast the…

Winter Adventures Bucket List: Update #1

Winter Adventures Bucket List: Update #1

Earlier this winter, I made a winter adventures bucket list in hopes of getting over the rainy weather and embracing the season. Find the full list here. Here’s some…

How I became a morning exerciser: 11 tips to try

How I became a morning exerciser: 11 tips to try

For the past 2 years, I have woken up at 5 am four-five days a week to workout.   In university, I was very far from a morning…

Post-Marathon Recovery and Life Lately (in snapshots)

Post-Marathon Recovery and Life Lately (in snapshots)

Post-Marathon Recovery Hello internet! It has been a little while. The last few weeks have honestly been a little weird. I am very glad I planned a…

16 More Running & Life Lessons I Learned from Marathon Training

16 More Running & Life Lessons I Learned from Marathon Training

Just when I thought running my first marathon was a huge learning process, I decided to run a second marathon a few months later. Earlier this summer I…

Portland Marathon 2016 Race Recap

Portland Marathon 2016 Race Recap

I can’t believe it. I ran my second marathon last week in Portland.  The marathon still seems a little like it didn’t happen. I have never pushed myself so…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Final Week 17

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Final Week 17

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 16 + Weekly Meal Plan

Portland Marathon Training Reflections: Week 16 + Weekly Meal Plan

On October 9, 2016, I will be running Marathon No. 2: the Portland Marathon. Follow along as I post my weekly training recaps. All training recaps can…

Danielle Leroux

I am a runner, healthy foodie, city explorer, and adventurer on Canada's west coast.

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  • Spent a few hours wandering the trails (and getting a little lost) in Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve🌲No matter how many hikes I go on, there are still so many new places to explore 🙌
  • Yup, still scared of heights 😂
  • Hurray for sun! ☀️ Paid a visit to one of my favourite places today. Check out the full adventure on @bcadventuregirls Instagram Stories!
  • Sunsets: good for the soul. Can I get a TGIF? 🎉
  • Excited to be taking over the @bcadventuregirls account tomorrow to share my winter (spring 😜) weekend adventures! Hopefully we'll luck out with some sunshine ☀️
  • Summer days at Rice Lake #tbt