Bikram Choudhury, the founder of Bikram Yoga, and the sexual assault allegations against him will be the focus of HBO's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" when its new season debuts at 10 p.m. Eastern on Oct. 25. The episode will be repeated throughout October and November....More
This year's presidential campaign has been one of the most stress-inducing campaigns in a long time. How stressful? A group of 10 volunteers who watched the debate and self-reported their stress levels while also having their heart rates monitored by a MYZONE belt will show you....More
Life Fitness, Rosemont, Illinois, will move the production and support operations of its Cybex manufacturing plant in Medway, Massachusetts, to existing facilities in Minnesota and Illinois, the company announced....More
This year's Club Industry Show was jam-packed with speakers from all walks of the greater fitness and wellness industry. With a little help from our friends in the Club Industry community, we captured their inspiring sessions on Twitter and Instagram....More
The Club Industry Show wrapped its 31st year last week at the Hyatt Regency Chicago with many attendees and vendors sharing that the education program met high standards and the hotel venue allowed for better networking....More
Although the average full-time personal trainer’s salary did not increase from 2010 to 2013, part-time personal trainers reported an average of 12 percent more income in those three years, according to the American Council on Exercise....More
Staff members from a group of 10 health clubs and four vendors came together as TeamQuest4ALS to run the Brooklyn Rock 'N' Roll Half Marathon to raise $411,000 to fund research at the ALS Therapy Development Institute, a non-profit research group developing a cure for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Plans are for the effort to expand to more clubs and more half marathons in 2017....More
Ten health clubs and four vendors joined forces Saturday as TeamQuest4ALS and ran the Brooklyn Rock 'N' Roll Half Marathon to raise $411,000 to fund research to cure amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Check out pictures of some of the team members at the event.
Each year, Club Industry is pleased to honor fitness facilities, vendors and individuals with recognition in three areas. The Top 100 list of health clubs rankings are based on revenue from the previous year. The Best of the Best contest recognizes fitness facility programs that stand above the rest and vendors that offer equipment or services that are deemed by a panel of judges to be the best. The Lifetime Achievement Award is given to an individual within the industry who has spent their life making outstanding contributions to the industry.