Category: Sports

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10 Triathlon Tips to Make the Most of your Race

ePACT supported athletes throughout the Challenge Penticton triathlon event, so that their medical and emergency information was stored securely and accessible to event crews in the event of an emergency.  We know that running a triathlon can be one of the most memorable and challenging days in an athlete’s life. To help ensure the best...

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Boston Marathon – Case Study

As a sigh of relief is heard across America, our thoughts are with the families of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing. We wish all of those who were injured the speediest of recoveries and commend law officials across the country for their true dedication and commitment to the Boston community. When tragic events...

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Winter Sports Series Part 3 – Injuries to Avoid

In the last two blog posts, we have looked into Skiing and Snowboarding for Beginners as well as the Right Gear and Equipment to Wear on the Mountain. Today’s blog article will look into the most important factor of extreme sports – the injuries that can happen. Knowing which injuries may occur and learning how to...

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Winter Sports Series Part 2 – Proper Gear

Yesterday’s blog, Winter Sports Series Part 1 – Safety Guidelines for New Skiers and Snowboarders, provided tips for beginner skiers and snowboarders to enhance their level of safety on the mountain. The next thing to look into is getting the right gear and equipment for you and your child. Most mountains offer rentals for ski...

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Winter Sports Series Part 1 – Safety Guidelines for New Skiers and Snowboarders

Following our previous blog on Preparing for Blizzards for Blizzard Nemo, this week we’ll be discussing some favourite winter past times, such as skiing and snowboarding, which many North Americans enjoy each year. When considering safety for new skiers or snowboarders, the first thing you should consider is which mountain your family should visit. Many...