Fitness Centre Team
Robert and Liana Beaudry co-own
and operate Riverside Adventures & Fitness
Centre in the town of Clearwater, B.C., specializing in whitewater rafting
adventures in Wells Gray Provincial Park. Originally from Quebec City, Robert has
been actively involved within the adventure tourism/guiding industry
in Western Canada for over 25 years. Robert was a Member of the Canadian
White Water Kayaking Team. He has taught numerous guide training courses
at the Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops and is involved with the
Provincial Emergency Program of B.C. as a Search Manager and River Rescue
Specialist. Over the years, Robert has commercially river guided in Quebec,
Alberta, British Columbia, the Yukon and the N.W.T. It has provided him
with the opportunity to raft guide and teach the sport of whitewater
kayaking to clients from every corner of the globe.
Liana is a fully certified BCRPA weight trainers and
Yoga instructor at the Fitness Centre. She is proud to provide a top notch enthusiastic
service to our gym members and newcomers on a year round basis. Liana
is also a massage practitioner and offers deep healing relaxation massages
out of her Yoga Studio. During the summer rafting months, Liana focuses
her energy into offering top quality client care from the front desk reservation,
to coordinating personal equipment set up to fulfilling shuttle bus driver
duties. Born and raised in Jasper National Park, she is very familiar
with the international tourism trade and service industry.
- British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association
BCRPA is a provincial, not-for-profit professional association that
has provided educational opportunities, information and advocacy
for over 40 years. Through its Fitness Leadership Registration program,
the BCRPA acts as a regulatory body by collaboratively developing,
recognizing and promoting provincial standards for the training and registration
of fitness leaders in BC. The program has a current registration of nearly
3,000 leaders and has gained recognition as the standard against which
the qualifications of a fitness leader may be measured in BC.
Sport Interior BC - PacificSport Interior BC provides programs
and services for athletes and coaches at all levels of sport performance.
Riverside Fitness Centre's extensive services are available to high
performance athletes who have made the Interior their home. The Kamloops-based
center has 11 partner sports: Alpine Skiing, Athletics, Basketball,
Gymnastics, Rowing, Snowboarding, Swimming, Synchronized Swimming,
Tennis, Volleyball, and Wrestling.
The motto for PacificSport Interior BC is "Keeping Our Heroes at Home". We strive
to provide opportunities for athletes to train under high performance coaches
while accessing services to support their development at home. The combination
of world-class training facilities, certified coaching along with the opportunities
related to Canada’s hosting of the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games,
we are well positioned to provide great support in BC’s Interior region and Riverside
Fitness Centre is proud to be an active supporter of the program.