Canada

Naturist news and information from across Canada

By Toronto Star

 

hockeymom breastfeedingAlberta mother’s photo of herself feeding her baby daughter in a locker room prompts many social media users to praise her for normalizing breastfeeding..

 

Between periods in her hockey game, an Alberta mom went to the locker room to rehydrate — and to breastfeed her eight-week-old baby.

A photo of Serah Small breastfeeding half clothed in her hockey gear is attracting hundreds of online comments and is being shared widely by social media users, who are praising the hockey mom.

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By Jessica Wynne Lockhart

Cottage Life

 

swimsuits down 1200x800There are reportedly some 35,000 naturists in Canada. Yet, despite a population numbering in the thousands, the lifestyle is rarely seen and often misunderstood.

 

Wondering what life is like for nudists? Is your birthday suit your favourite outfit? Here’s what you need to know.

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Ryan White, Reporter / Producer @CTVRyanWhite

Published Thursday, February 1, 2018 4:01PM MST

Last Updated Thursday, February 1, 2018 6:50PM MST

Officials with Calgary Nude Recreation say the group has met the criteria outlined by the City of Calgary for hosting their private nude events and the next naked swim has been scheduled for February 11 at an undisclosed location.

The group announced the changes in a statement posted on Meetup. Read More

Calgary Police Newsroom

Calgary, AB, 07 March 2018

 

The Calgary Police Service has charged a woman in connection with a threat on a naturist swim event.

On Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, police received a report of a threat to the Southland Leisure Centre in relation to a naturist swim event planned for the following weekend. Following a risk assessment that took into consideration the threat, a decision was made by Calgary Recreation to cancel the event.

Police initiated an investigation into the threat and issued warrants for the woman. Read More

Water slideWhen did skinny dipping suddenly become depraved?

 

 Thursday, the City of Calgary canceled a private swim event at Calgary’s Southland Leisure Centre to be hosted by Calgary Nude Recreation. The city didn’t suspend the event because the swimmers were going to be naked. It canceled because of an online mob, whipped to a frenzy on social media, made such vile and virulent threats that the city actually feared for the physical safety of the naturists. Calgary police were investigating at least one of those threats. Read More