New Healthy Retailers at your Doorstep
A legacy building from the 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games, the new Cooper Koo YMCA is the fitness and social heart of Canary District located at the corner of Front and Cherry Street. Built to LEED Gold standards, the facility was designed with sustainability and accessibility in mind. For members with mobility challenges the new facility has equipment that offers ease of use, and specialty devices such as a lift to help assist entry into the pool. The Cooper Koo YMCA includes spaces for youth and community activities, a gymnasium, swimming pool, an accessible 30,000 sq.-ft. sustainable green roof, fitness studios and exercise areas. The facility offers something for everyone with daily BodyFit, yoga and boot camp classes for the result driven member to community swim and barbeques for the new families joining the community. The YMCA is perfect for every unique member of the Canary District, Distillery District, Corktown, St. Lawrence Market and Regent Park community.
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced biker, GEARS offers the best service and the largest selection of bikes in Toronto. With its newest store now open in Canary District, GEARS offers bike enthusiasts of all ages a friendly, knowledgeable environment to shop for bikes and bicycle life-style accessories. GEARS organizes a variety of biking events, contests and giveaways that allow community members to get out and enjoy the fresh air. To keep you updated in the biking community GEARS regularly posts information on their website and social media platforms about current events. Whether you are a do-good cyclist, an aspiring racer or a weekend adventurer, you’ll find the cycling experience you are looking for at GEARS!
North America’s largest specialty retailer of fitness, athletics and sporting goods has opened their newest store at the corner of Front and Cherry Street in the heart of Canary District. Running Room’s reputation has been built on product innovation, quality and knowledge of the sport of running. Residents can look forward to getting the best selection of athletic shoes, apparel and accessories for walkers and runners accompanied by knowledgeable customer service. The Running Room is not only a retailer it builds a running community by offering training programs such as Walking, Learn to Run, 5K Training, Marathon and Half Marathon training, 10K Training and For Women Only Running. Health and Wellness is an important value for Canary District and the Running Room offers everything that residents need to lead an active healthy lifestyle.
OpusGlow Spa recently opened its newest location in Canary District with a holistic array of spa and wellness therapies for body, mind and spirit. Founded 11 years ago with the vision of providing natural and transformative spa treatments, OpusGlow offers a range of relaxing facial, body, manicure, pedicure, waxing and tanning services. Each service begins with a consultation to evaluate your needs and ends with a product and service regimen recommendation to ensure you not only achieve, but maintain an enviable glow. OpusGlow Spa combines high-performing, plant-based skin and body care products with techniques to provide a customizable menu of massage and body treatments. For a limited time, they’re offering major savings on summer spa packages.