This event is being hosted in conjunction with the Jamaican High Commission in Canada to celebrate Jamaica's Diamond Jubilee. This is the second event on the year long celebration of events being held in Canada.
•Create awareness and engagement on issues such as physical wellness and mental health.
•Motivate the participants to adapt healthier ways of living and make better lifestyle choices.
•Bring together Jamaicans and Friends of Jamaica across Canada to celebrate Jamaica’s Diamond •Jubilee through this fun and engaging community event.
• Raise funds towards the High Commission Special Projects fund and Pegcity Steppers Community outreach programs for 2022.
The Event will be in two parts - a seminar and a fitness challenge:
EVENT # 1
Will be a 2 hours virtual Wellness Seminar involving a panel discussion with industry and community leaders discussing pertinent topics around health and wellness and coping with mental fatigue during the pandemic. This seminar would also serve as the opening ceremony for the week-long event.
Find out more details on the Jamaica60 Health & Wellness Seminar below.
Did you miss our informative panel discussion on how we can protect our mental health and physical well-being? Check out the recap of the seminar here.
EVENT # 2
The fitness challenge will run for the period of one week and will see the participants completing the following activities over the course of the week.
• 60 KM Run/Walk within 1 week
• 3 Live Classes (Boot Camp, Socarobics & Dance Aerobics)
• Daily Aerobic Movements in 60 reps posted via Pegcity Steppers social media using pre-recorded videos demonstrating the movements.
Find out more details on the Jamaica60 Fitness Challenge below.