PHOTOS: Nelson gets fit on World Health Day

It snowed like a mid-winter day, but that didn’t stop Nelson from getting fit Saturday for World Health Day.

Outdoor and indoor activities were held throughout the city including a 10,000-step walk, dance classes and free squash down at the Nelson Squash Club.

The events were co-sponsored by Community First Health Co-Op and the Nelson Star. Scroll down for more photos of the day.

A Zumba class at Mary Hall’s gym was one of many activities promoted Saturday as part of World Health Day. Photo: Tyler Harper
A Zumba class at Mary Hall’s gym was one of many activities promoted Saturday as part of World Health Day. Photo: Tyler Harper
The Royal Canadian Air Cadets were among the group walking 10,000 steps around downtown to kick off World Health Day. Photo: Tyler Harper
The L.V. Rogers gym was turned into a mini-stick hockey rink Saturday. Photo: Tyler Harper
Jack Boyes celebrates a mini-stick goal with panache. Photo: Tyler Harper
A Zumba class taught by Natacha Perez had dancers breaking it down at Selkirk College’s Mary Hall. Photo: Tyler Harper
Zumba: still the most stylish of exercises. Photo: Tyler Harper

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