Fitness Archive

Your First Runs

The Happy Pacer – Episode 3: Your First Runs Your runs should not just be about putting on some running shoes and running at a park. There is a lot more to it if you’d like to sustain a long lasting healthy and happy running lifestyle. Here a few tips on how to handle your

Running Motivation

The Happy Pacer – Episode 2: The Motivation The motivation to start (and keep on) running has to come from yourself. External pressure may help to an extent, but will hardly lead to happy and long lasting performance; Being forced into a session or being told a million times that you should get some exercise

Plan to Start Running?

The Happy Pacer Series – Episode 01: Introduction to Running Everyone can be a runner. Humans are one of the few species that don’t have in-born endurance to run for long distances, but are able to train for it and become remarkably good at it. Our cooling system, upright position (which minimizes sun exposure) and

Video: Making Peace is a Marathon

May El-Khalil believed a 26.2-mile running event could bring together a country divided for decades by politics and religion, even if for one day a year, and founded one of the region’s most impactful marathons – Beirut International Marathon. We have witnessed how sports leaders in our country too have successfully initiated events such as

Find a Fitness Center or Class Near You

Always wanted to start a new fitness routine but never found the time? The current situation in the country might turn out to be an opportunity to explore new avenues, stay focused and realign our health goals. From Pilates to calisthenics at the park, Colombo offers you a lot of ways to keep fit. For

Video: Shoespiracy

This feet-first short documentary, made in collaboration with Fable Films, is set to challenge you to think differently about your shoes, the negative effects your footwear is having on your feet, the way you move and ultimately your health…

Video: Ironmind by London Real

London Real’s Brian Rose challenges himself to an IRONMAN race together with John Joseph embarking on a journey of true self discovery…

Video: The Barefoot Professor by Nature

Harvard professor Daniel Lieberman has ditched his trainers and started running barefoot. Find out why…

Missaka: Introducing Remedial Therapy to Sri Lanka

Remedial Massage is a hands-on approach, designed to work on a particular problem area that a patient may have. Not to be confused with relaxation massage, it is used to treat musculoskeletal problem areas including strains, sprains, broken bones, bruising and, together with deep tissue massage, it works on the removal of blockages, scar tissue

Participate in IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo

Pro-Am, the official licensee of the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC, USA) and the owner of the prestigious global IRONMAN triathlon brand, is gearing up to hold the second IRONMAN 70.3 international sporting event in Sri Lanka. The first edition of the Sri Lanka Wonder of Asia IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo event for 2018 was held successfully