Yet until now it has only been available to younger people with a cut off age of 55.
How it works: Compared to online dating which can be an isolating, monotonous experience of scrolling through hundreds of 4” x 4” profiles all striving to stand out from the rest, speed dating is a refreshing alternative.
In a group, there’s no pressure, everyone relaxes, and you can be yourself.
Each month is packed with 30-50 great event choices: foodie, night out, active adventure, casual hangout…
If you are married you must wait until you have filed for divorce to become a member.
Canada's Speed Dating and singles event Service, 25Dates.com, has been the facilitator for countless marriages, relationships and love matches.
25brings professional singles together by combining the ease and practicality of internet dating with the essential human ingredient of a face-to-face encounter at their singles events in Toronto, Mississauga, Vancouver, Ottawa and Calgary. In one night, you will sit down, one on one for up to 25 three minute dates (regular events) You will decide who you like, and who you would like to see again. Now we all know there's nothing without mutual chemistry, so the 25 people you talk to will also be deciding if they want to see you again.
Usually, the men get up after the conversational exchange and move to the next table to meet another woman. Speed dating has many advantages over online dating.
Contact information is only given out if there is a mutual match, thus protecting confidentiality and saving people from awkward moments of having to reject someone or feeling obligated to give out a phone number. First and foremost, there is that instant in-person chemistry that you don’t experience via cyberspace.