Yellowknife’s Keirra Alty took part in her first-ever fitness and bikini contest in Alberta earlier this month.

After years of training, Alty braved the judges – and the bronzer – to record a best finish of fifth on her debut.

She joined Wheeler and Ollie on Mornings at the Cabin to discuss what motivated her decision to take part, and some of the unusual preparations competitors must make.

Listen to the full show podcast here.