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Ultra X Sri Lanka: 21–29th March 2020

Registrations for Ultra X Sri Lanka 2020 are open at and are closing soon: https://ultra-x.co/ The course will take competitors through tea plantations and 10,000 year old rain-forests, down rushing rivers and onto white sandy beaches all the while enjoying a fun race with participants from all over the world. Here’s a recap of their

Unity in Diversity Team Achieves Great Wins at IRONMAN 70.3 GOA

14 athletes from Triathlon Club Colombo (TCC) went in India last weekend to take part to IRONMAN 70.3 GOA. The team was appropriately named “TCC Unity in Diversity Team” because there was representation from both women (3) and men (9), 3 Nations (Sri Lanka, Maldives and France), different age groups (22 to 47 year olds),

Talk: Physiotherapy in Colombo

Thank you to all those who dedicated time to learn how we can optimize physical health and well-being at our panel talk last week, and special thanks to our panelists Theruni Wijewardene, Nilakshi Kasilingam, and Dr. Mario Valcourt for sharing great industry insights, best practices, the importance of preventative and rehabilitative care, dispelling common myths,

Talk: Burnout: Let’s Talk Solutions

Thank you to all those who dedicated time to improve their well-being and for attending our special topic on corporate burnout last week. Our special gratitude to our panelists Dr. Tyrol Ferdinands, Mei Flynn, Mahesh Pathirana and Rekha Krishnamoorthy for sharing great industry insights, best practices on avoiding burnout while digging in to the mind-body

Learn About Health Qigong and it’s Benefits

What is Qigong? Qigong (pronounced “chee-goong”) originated in China over 4,000 years ago and is a powerful system of healing and energy medicine (yes, even before Tai Chi). It is a series of gentle exercise that involves breathing techniques, gentle movement and meditation, which acts to cleanse, strengthen and circulate the life energy (qi) allowing

Join the Decathlon Sports Carnival this 12th & 13th October!

Decathlon Sri Lanka is celebrating one year of making sports accessible to the many! Find Workout.lk and activity partners ranging from Frisbee, Inline Skating, Qigong, Tennis, MMA, Yoga and more at the event too! Join us on the 12th and 13th of October for an enjoyable sporting experience for the whole family. You can also

Workshop: Let’s Learn Rollerblading II

Congrats to all the brave ones who tried out skating for the very first time! We also talked about the benefits of skating, and how you can adopt the activity as a lifelong hobby. Special thanks to our venue and equipment partner Decathlon Sri Lanka for providing us with Oxelo skates for the event. Missed

Talk: Wellness in Colombo

We organized another inspiring panel session last week, and thank you to all those who dedicated time to improve their well-being, and special thanks to our panelists Sukanya Wignaraja, Mei Flynn and Anja Meixner for sharing great industry insights, best practices on corporate wellness while digging in to the mind-body connection and healing, stress and

Video: Young Achiever to Represent Sri Lanka!

Puvini Kahandawala, a 22 year-old who took part in IRONMAN 70.3 Colombo this year, never expected to become the first Sri Lankan female triathlete to be selected for an international event to represent Sri Lanka – The IRONMAN World Championship! Puvini’s enthusiasm and dedication has made phenomenal achievements within such a short period of time.

Experience: Kaya Wellness Day Out

Workout.lk organized a unique day out at Kaya Health Resort last Sunday! We loved experiencing the one-of-a-kind world-class facility including halo therapy, flotation therapy and getting to know the great instructors who conducted Qigong, wellness coaching and Yoga. We express our special gratitude to Master Mahesh Pathirana, Mei Flynn and Rekha Krishnamoorthy as well as