The British Columbia Automobile Association (BCAA) is a not-for-profit member services organization with more than 792, 310 members in British Columbia and the Yukon.
BCAA is affiliated with the Canadian Automobile Association (CAA) and the American Automobile Association (AAA).
Global Fitness Centre immerses gym-goers in a sprawling athletic wonderland encompassing 80,000 square feet of group fitness studios, racquet courts, and functional training rooms. After a personalized fitness assessment, clients with the Silver Lifestyle membership can pump pedals and test odometers in a 30-minute Cycle Power class or spark caloric bonfires in the commodious racquet centre. The haven for court-bound pursuits consists of two outdoor and three indoor tennis courts, five squash courts, a traffic court for settling speeding tickets, and five racquetball cells. The membership further endows patrons with unlimited yoga sessions helmed by six body-bending yogis in a newly renovated studio.
Global Fitness also challenges clients with its intensive drop-in CrossFit program, implementing resistance training in high-speed aerobic circuits. The elite CrossFit studio houses a full stock of medicine balls, kettlebells, and handbells for midworkout carolling.
For more than 20 years, Boyd Autobody & Glass has welcomed limping autos of all shapes and sizes, restoring them to road worthiness with necessary repairs. At locations spread across Canada and the U.S., technicians restore the structural integrity of vehicles with collision repair services. They also straighten frames, erase dents, and patch up cosmetic flaws and paint damage with the help of a computerized colour-matching system. Techs rectify glassy dilemmas, too, with services including windshield repair and replacement services. No matter the job, though, Boyd Autobody & Glass backs its workmanship with a lifetime guarantee, which is a much more reliable pact than the previously-accepted pinky swear.
MasterGlass AutoGlass boasts a large, onsite inventory of windshields from a wide variety of automotive makes and models. Techs offer same-day pickup and delivery, or customers can bring their cars in for a windshield repair or replacement—enjoying coffee, WiFi, and television while they wait. MasterGlass AutoGlass also stops windshield chips and cracks from developing into further problems by repairing them with acrylic resin.
When drivers roll their cars, trucks, and SUVs into Paragon Motors, they’re leaving their rides in the hands of an experienced team helmed by journeyman technician Rick Patterson. A fourth-generation automotive specialist with 30 years of car diagnostic know-how under his belt, Rick treats cars to everything from routine oil changes to full-service engine repairs. Joining Rick in the shop are service advisors Mike Breitschmid—who complements Rick’s handiwork with a vast store of auto parts knowledge—and Dallas Hancock, the customer service specialist who keeps clients happy. The team regularly goes the extra mile by wrapping up repairs with hand car washes and enhancing oil changes with a cappella performances of "Greased Lightning." Standing behind the work of its specialty technicians, the 31-year-old Paragon Motors backs all of its services with a labour-and-parts warranty.