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The 10 States with the Highest Obesity Rates in 2015
The latest obesity report by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Trust for America's Health shares a ranking of states by adult obesity rates. Find out more details of the study in Club Industry's article on the topic or click through this photo gallery to see the 10 states with the highest obesity rates.
New Winston Family YMCA Facility Replaces Old Y in Jacksonville, Florida
The YMCA of Florida's First Coast opened its new, larger Winston Family YMCA, replacing an older facility on the same property that will be demolished to become a parking lot for the new facility.
ClassPass Shares Breakdown of Its Users' Fitness Habits by Regions of the United States
ClassPass reviewed data from its users during the past three months and shared workout habits from favorite time to work out to favorite type of workout per region of the United States.
WHO Report: Obesity Increases the Risk of 11 Cancers 1
Excess body fat increases the risk of getting at least 11 types of cancers, and losing weight may prevent obesity-related cancers, according to a special report released Thursday by the World Health Organization.
Annbeth Eschbach to Receive Club Industry's 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award
Club Industry will give its 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award to Annbeth Eschbach, founder and CEO of Exhale Enterprises Inc., New York City, for her pioneering efforts in the health, wellness and spa industry during the past 30 years.
Neal Spruce Purchases PTontheNet and PTA Global
Neal Spruce and his investment group have acquired Personal Training on the Net (PTontheNet) and Personal Training Academy Global (PTA Global), Denver, for an undisclosed sum.
SPENGA Fitness Concept to Expand Nationally Via Franchising
SPENGA, a Chicago-based fitness concept, plans to expand nationally through franchising.
Life Time Fitness to Open First New York City Athletic Club This Spring
Life Time Fitness is moving into New York City with its first club there, a 70,000-square-foot facility to be located in a Manhattan luxury rental building called Sky.
Yoga Practitioners and Yoga Spending Are on the Increase
A 2016 study shows an increase in the number of Americans practicing yoga. Practitioners see the overall health benefits and are investing in classes, clothing and equipment more than ever before.
World Gym Looks Back at 2015, Inks Deals on More Than 40 Gyms for 2016
World Gym International, Los Angeles, has signed deals to open more than 40 gyms in 2016, some as new gyms and others as conversions from existing gyms.
The 15 Most Popular Fitness Industry News Stories of 2015
A look back at the 15 most popular fitness industry news stories of 2015.
The 15 Most Popular Club Industry Photo Galleries of 2015
A look back at the 15 most popular photo galleries from Club Industry in 2015.
Anytime Fitness Adds Digital Workouts with the Purchase of PumpOne
Starting in 2016, Anytime Fitness will offer members more than 1,000 online workout options through PumpOne.
ACE: 10 Fitness Trends to Watch in 2016
The American Council on Exercise (ACE) identifies 10 trends for the fitness industry in 2016.
Johnson Health Tech Acquires 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment
Johnson Health Tech, maker of Matrix, Vision and Horizon fitness equipment, has acquired 2nd Wind Exercise Equipment, a specialty fitness equipment retailer with 58 retail locations throughout 11 states.
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