Carmen has been a part of the Brandon fitness community for the past 15 years. A certified Personal Fitness Trainer (from Mount Royal College in Calgary), she is the owner of The Zen Zone in Brandon. The Zen Zone offers a variety of yoga classes at their studio located at 346-10th Street.
Years lived in Brandon: 27 years
What’s the one thing you haven’t done yet that you would love to do: Go to Sturgis
A movie you’d watch again tonight: The Hangover
Your fast-food guilty pleasure: Filet o fish and fries – don’t judge me
What advice would you give to young entrepreneurs: Keep stepping out of your comfort zone and you’ll be amazed where it takes you
Backyard BBQ or Formal Dinner: Backyard BBQ with friends for sure.
Describe yourself in three words: Independent, spontaneous, fun.
What’s the last adventure you went on: Does Vegas count as an adventure?
You can only dance to one song for the rest of your life, what is it: That’s just an awful thought…
What TV show would you like to a cameo in: Cheers, barstool beside Norm please.
You’ve got friends visiting Brandon for the first time, where are you taking them: Well the last group that came in from out of town started with tubing down the Little Sask and ended up at the Rock.
What’s one fashion trend that you tried that you hope never comes back: High waisted jeans…oh wait they are back aren’t they.
What word or phrase do you most overuse: You betcha
Tell us 4 things you can’t live without: Coffee, mascara, a blue rav4 and as much as I hate to admit it…my phone.
Describe Brandon in one word: home
What is your greatest fear: losing my loved ones
If you had a clock that would countdown to any one event of your choosing, what event would you want it to countdown to: retirement day
What’s the best thing that happened to you last week:Got asked to do this questionnaire!
If you joined the Spice Girls what would your name be: Yogi spice
Dream dinner party guests:(4): Alive: Joe Rogan, Bill Murray, Betty White, Cher
Dead: All 4 of my Grandparents…I wish I had have asked them more questions when they were around.
Do you think your segment will receive more views than Cam Toews did: Well I hope so for bragging rights, but Mr. Toews is a pretty popular guy. I don’t know if I stand a chance.