Running with Type 1: The LA Marathon

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Words by Reny Partain | Photos by Hank Devos and Virtue Bajurny We were meeting with our local JDRF Young Leadership Committee, trying to brainstorm ways to raise money for research dedicated to finding a cure for Type 1 diabetes when a good friend jokingly said, “Let’s run the LA Marathon!”....
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Gros Morne Adventure Challenge – The Team

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Jocelyn Rodrigue Becky Marval Vlad Velici Christine Croteau Chantal Rodrigue Ian Bulmer Tammy Hand Lucy McGroarty Amy Burrows Peter Vooys Hank Devos Jen Hanson Follow us on our Trek!Trek will begin on Sunday August 7. $(function() { $('#widget').spotLiveWidget({ feedId: '0ueLsySznxzGTO6NZDqdxTQ9RhthdZ8IC', mapType: 'HYBRID', width: 900, height: 500 }); }); .tmm_jshover_gros-morne-adventure-challenge-team_0 {background:...
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Donate to Win!

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  There’s no better way to cheer on your Toronto Raptors AND support a great cause at the same time! Thanks to the generous support of Seb Krisiuk and Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, you have the chance to WIN an autographed Toronto Raptors jersey, signed by Jonas Valanciunas. Each donation of $25 enters…

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2015 | A Year In Review

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2015 was a year of firsts for the Connected in Motion - giving Winter Slipstream at Camp Kandalore a try,  heading to Squamish, BC to the Cheakamus Centre for Western Slipstream, and expanding to the US, exploring Camp Emerald Bay on Catalina Island for SoCal Slipstream. We also had the chance to revisit some of our...
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Recap | Western Slipstream 2015

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Words by Julie De Vos  |  Photos by Jen Hanson Something almost magical happens whenever Connected In Motion heads West. I wish that I knew the exact ingredients that make our Western Slipstream event feel this way. Is it the fact that CIM is still so new and in those early…

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Recap | SoCal Slipstream 2015

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Words by Jen Hanson  |  Photos by the entire community! (Thanks to Blair Ryan, Andres Arriaga, Josiah Hammer, Vanessa Wong, Greg Florian, and Jenny Palu for their contributions of photos!) Something special happened off the coast of Southern California in late October. After 7 years of breathing fresh air into Type…

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Recap | Garibaldi: Mysteriously Beautiful

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Words by Peter Vooys  |  Photos  by Jen Hanson With names like Panorama Ridge, the Black Tusk, Sphinx Glacier and the Battleship Islands, Garibaldi Provincial Park stirs the imagination before you arrive. When you do, you realise there are no misnomers here. The Black Tusk, an ancient volcanic outcrop atop…

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Recap | 5.5er Canoe Trip 2015

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Words by Jen Hanson  |  Photos by Hank Devos & Jen Hanson   Last weekend we kicked off CIM’s 2015 Adventure Series in Ontario with one of our favourite programs – Our 5.5er Canoe Trip. CIM’s 5.5er Canoe Trips are a chance to share the power, energy, and atmosphere created…

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Event Recap: Get Moving Series | Calgary

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Words by Kristin Johnson & Samantha Teske  |  Photos by & Kristin Johnson & Samantha Teske Connected In Motion launched the Western Addition of the Get Moving Series on April 8th 2015. To help us kick off Spring, the first event was an exciting game of Frisbee Golf. Since then, our Calgary Ambassadors have…

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