About Me

 

Christine Blanchette

“Be who you are. There is no one like you.”

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Named Running Television Celebrity in VanCityBuzz 2015 –VanCityBuzz events re: Boston Marathon: http://www.vancitybuzz.com/events/boston-marathon-tv-viewing-party/

 

Photo: David Nauman

Photo: David Naman

 

Services: Christine is a multimedia producer.  She is the host of Run With It, running, fitness and health on Novus TV. She also hosts her own radio show on CJMQ radio and is a nationally published writer.  Christine can offer media consulting, corporate writing and she can also provide TV/radio coverage. For sponsorship inquiries contact her at blanchec1@yahoo.ca

Testimonials:

“It was terrific, probably my favorite of the ten I did on this book tour. It’s very comprehensive and your questions are great. Thanks again for having me on your show.”

Frank Beddor – Hollywood Producer – Something About Mary

“Run With It – A leader in its Field. Nothing like it with wide range of health, fitness and sport and exercise medicine features.

Christine finds very interesting guests to show how running is a huge part of their life. How running gives stability to so many and allows them to excel in the arts sport politics and the health field. Constantly a winner and so popular.”

Dr Jack Taunton MSc MD Dipl Sports Medicine (CASEM) FACSM

Professor Emeritus Faculty of Medicine Division of Sports Medicine UBC

Director Sports Medicine Fortius Sport & Health

Co-founder, Vancouver Marathon

Co-founder, Vancouver Sun Run

 

I have known Christine for over 10 years and during that time she has helped me on both a personal and professional level. She coached me through her Richmond Run Club which allowed me to complete my first marathon at the age of 34. On a professional level, she has interviewed me numerous times on various health topics through her show, Run With It. This show is very professional and is one of the most informative shows on the topic of health and fitness!

Dr. Sean Graham BSc, DC, FRCCSS* *Fellow-Royal College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences www.satoriintegrativehealth.com <http://www.satoriintegrativehealth.com>

“As a long distance runner, I have really enjoyed Christine Blanchette’s show, Run With It. BC Athletics, as the governing Provincial Sport Organization for Track & Field, Race Walk, Road and Cross Country Running, encourages and promotes participation in the healthy activity of running for all ages and Run With It helps to get this message out to our communities in B.C.”

Greg White, Chair, BC Athletics.

 

BIO:

Christine started running in 1999 and five months later finished the Vancouver Marathon in a qualifying time for Boston. A year later Christine completed a 50 kilometre ultra marathon in Victoria, B.C., gaining more confidence with a second place finish while her passion for the sport grew.

Christine is an avid conpetitive runner who started the Run Club at the City of Richmond.  From there she went on to teach faculty and students at the UBC Athletics
Department with a Half Marathon Clinic – eights years and counting.
This lead to Christine hosting BC’s only Running, Fitness and Health Show on Shaw TV “Run With It”.

 

Christine is the creator, producer, and host of B.C.’s only Running, Fitness and Health show on NOVUS TV called Run With It, which is now in its fourth season. Christine is a television running celebrity, 70,000 views per month and growing. Her interview subjects range from amateur and professional athletes, coaches and managers, to music celebrities and actors, the theme being fitness and health. Run With It calls on Canadians to engage in physical fitness and promotes physical literacy, targeting all ages.

Christine is also a nationally published health and fitness writer. She writes weekly columns for both the Richmond Review in B.C. and The Sherbrooke Record, Quebec’s second largest English language newspaper. In addition, Christine does radio commentaries on running tips with CJMQ 88.9 fm in Quebec.

She has been interviewed by mainstream media, while my stories have been printed nationally. Christine has written stories for The Seattle Times, The Vancouver Sun, Canadian Running Magazine, Huffington Post, Women’s National Post, Optimyz Magazie, iRun Magazine and Get Out There Magazine.

The SOS is her registered charity.

SOS CHILDREN’S VILLAGEBC stands for an environment where home, hope
and healing are present. We believe in finding solutions in the best interest of
children who are hurting. We actively create unique opportunities and programs so
that vulnerable children & youth, including those involved in the foster care
system, can achieve their potential. WE STRENGTHEN FAMILIES!

 

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Check out my two blog sites – christineblanchette.blogspot.com or christineblanchette.wordpress.com

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