Doris in the NEWS!
Every month, Personal Fitness Professional selects one outstanding fitness professional. For May 2020, Doris was selected as a Personal Trainer of the Year Finalist.
Doris Ward, our May 2020 Trainer of the Month, is mind-body fitness professional and wellness educator that is dedicated to ongoing education, community involvement, customer service excellence and improving the industry for others. In 2014, she opened For the Love of Fitness PEI in Cornwall, Prince Edward Island, CA, and in the last three years has expanded her business from personal training to add fitness coaching, life coaching, yoga and Pilates classes, workshops, speaking engagements and learn-to-run programs. Since then, her mission has been to provide superior quality fitness services and wellness options that inspire and educate her clients to live healthier and more fulfilled lives.
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Doris is named one of Canada's Top Fitness Trainers by IMPACT Magazine in their January/February 2020 Inspiration issue.
Read more here in their digital edition.
Podcast Episode with Doris
Cultivating a Positive Body Image
When you look in the mirror who do you see?
On a recent #WellnessSimplifiedPodcast Suzi Fevens talks with Doris Ward all about her work in helping others cultivate a positive body image, and some things you can do to start improving how you feel about your own body.
This is a great episode, I really hope you give it a listen!
Doris Ward named as 2018 PEI RoadRunner of the Year
Doris was honored to be chosen as a Top 3 Finalist for Fitness Professional of the Year 2019 with Canfitpro for demonstrating exceptional leadership, motivation, and technical skills and inspiring clients to achieve their goals.
Doris Ward named Fitness Professional of the year 2018!
Canfitpro honored Doris Ward with the national recognition of being chosen as the Personal Training Specialist of 2018!
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The Awards Ceremonies:
The Fitness Professional of the Year Award recognizes a canfitpro certified and practicing professional member who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, motivation, and technical skills and have inspired clients to achieve their goals.
The awards were presented at the Closing Ceremonies at the World Fitness Expo 2018 in Toronto, ON.
Click below for Doris' winning submission video:
Click here to watch my acceptance speech and find out what I chose to use that time on stage to talk all of those folks about-some really important pillars of my business and the foundation of my purpose of why I do what I do!
Click below to read the feature story in the canfitpro magazine:
Read here about Doris' feature article that highlights her efforts to help those with chronic pain, trauma and animals in need. Learn more about her national recognition of becoming a health and fitness influencer:
Doris makes list of Optimyz's Top 100 Health Influencers in Canada for 2020 & 2019
The OptiMYz Top 100 Health Influencers is all about the leaders who are creating a path for better health in Canada. Some are researchers who cross the frontier to medical breakthroughs and best practices of all descriptions. Some are the athletes and adventurers who inspire us to be our own best selves. Some are nutritionists, diet experts and brilliant chefs. Some run organizations whose mission is to create a healthier world. Some are social pioneers. Some are communicators who spread the word.
The OptiMYz Top 100 Health Influencers are listed alphabetically. They represent the five brand pillars of OptiMYz Magazine: health, fitness, nutrition, life/adventure and mental well-being. Together, they are examples of what’s needed to improve the health of women and families in Canada.
Check out the list here in alphabetical order:
OptiMYz Magazine Articles 2010-Present
Doris has been a contributor with OptiMYz magazine since 2010. She has 14 published articles in the print version and 15 online at optimyz.com
OptiMYyz magazine is Canada's leading women's health and fitness magazine based on five pillars: health, fitness nutrition, life and mental well-being.
Pick up your copy of OptiMYz magazine across Canada at the following stores: Shoppers Drug Mart, Indigo/Chapters and Superstore/Loblaws.
Purchase issues with Doris' past published articles here: https://issuu.com/optimyzmagazine
View Doris' Online Content here:
All of Doris' articles
Read all about the power and benefits of Pilates here:
Check out my very own green smoothie recipe here:
Read about the lessons I have learned in my career as a personal trainer over the last 15 years:
Achieving core strength tips, advice and all things CORE here: