Laura Warf, Fitness and Yoga Teacher, Coach and Speaker


Professional Experience

May 2011 – September 2013; Community Manager at LOLË, Montreal, Qc

April 2003 – Present; Founder and President of Laura Warf School of Happiness (previously Inspire Action)

April 2004 – April 2008; Fitness Director at Interclub des Laurentides, Piedmont, Qc

March 2003 – May 2007; Editor at BeyondFitness magazine, Montreal, Qc

January 2004 – May 2005; Physical Education Teacher at Champlain College, St-Lambert, Qc

October 2002 – April 2003; Regional Group Exercise Coordinator The GoodLife Fitness Clubs, Pointe-Claire, Qc

August 2001 – May 2003; Physical Education Teacher at Marianopolis College, Westmount, Qc

November 1998 – October 2002; General Manager at The GoodLife Fitness Clubs, Pointe-Claire, Qc

November 1996 – November 1998 Fitness Director at Club SouthWest One, Pointe-Claire, Qc

May 1994 – November 1996 Personal Trainer, Fitness Instructor at Club SouthWest One, Pointe-Claire, Qc



McGill University Bachelor of Education (Fitness Specialty)

Montreal, Quebec 1993-1997

Certifications and Specialties

Certified Coach (Certified Coaches Federation)

Shamanic Practitioner

Yoga teacher (Mark Whitwell 200 hour; Kripalu center for Yoga and health)

CA-RYT-500 (Canadian Registered Yoga Teacher)

Reiki Practitioner (Level 1 & 2)

Group cycling instructor (Keiser & Schwinn)

Personal trainer (McGill, canfitpro),

Fitness instructor (canfitpro)

Workshop facilitator

Creator and lead author of CFP MBS (canfitpro Mind-Body certification)

Master trainer and presenter for the Bender method

CPR and defibrillator

Member of canfitpro

Member of IDEA health and fitness association

Certified CPAFLA (The Canadian Physical Activity, Fitness and Lifestyle Appraisal) fitness testing and counseling


National Presenter

canfitpro (Canadian Association of Fitness Professionals)

APFA (American Fitness professionals & Associates)


Energie Cardio

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