Behind the Scenes http://clubindustry.com/blog/9964/feed Behind-the-Scenes - Get a look behind the magazine--the people the editors talk to, the clubs they visit and the stories they are working on. en Ride Along with John McCarthy, Who Played Hoops with the Harlem Globetrotters http://clubindustry.com/blog/ride-along-john-mccarthy-who-played-hoops-harlem-globetrotters <div class="node-body blog-body">Before serving as the executive director of IHRSA for 25 years, Club Industry Lifetime Achievement Award recipient John McCarthy spent one spring playing for a college basketball all-star team against the Harlem Globetrotters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/ride-along-john-mccarthy-who-played-hoops-harlem-globetrotters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/ride-along-john-mccarthy-who-played-hoops-harlem-globetrotters#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:47:00 +0000 32831 at http://clubindustry.com Does the Apple Watch Mean 'Death' of Fitness Trackers? http://clubindustry.com/blog/does-apple-watch-mean-death-fitness-trackers <div class="node-body blog-body">With the heavily anticipated release of the Apple Watch earlier this month, experts weighed in on the future of fitness trackers. Two extreme viewpoints quickly appeared.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/does-apple-watch-mean-death-fitness-trackers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/does-apple-watch-mean-death-fitness-trackers#comments news Behind the Scenes Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:57:00 +0000 32671 at http://clubindustry.com Jack LaLanne's Legacy Lives On in Documentary http://clubindustry.com/blog/jack-lalannes-legacy-lives-documentary <div class="node-body blog-body">With the 100th anniversary of Jack LaLanne's birth fast approaching, a new documentary on his life is set for release.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/jack-lalannes-legacy-lives-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/jack-lalannes-legacy-lives-documentary#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:44:00 +0000 32621 at http://clubindustry.com Catching Up with the President of Equinox Is Not Easy http://clubindustry.com/blog/catching-president-equinox-not-easy <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether she is traveling to Equinox clubs, delivering speeches or talking with the media, Sarah Robb O'Hagan is one busy woman.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/catching-president-equinox-not-easy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/catching-president-equinox-not-easy#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:43:00 +0000 32471 at http://clubindustry.com 'The Biggest Loser' Weighs In With and Against the NFL http://clubindustry.com/blog/biggest-loser-weighs-and-against-nfl <div class="node-body blog-body">With the National Football League season well under way, Season 16 of "The Biggest Loser" kicks off Thursday night on NBC featuring former NFL players and other athletes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/biggest-loser-weighs-and-against-nfl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/biggest-loser-weighs-and-against-nfl#comments media mentions Behind the Scenes Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:19:00 +0000 32321 at http://clubindustry.com Why I Think Jim Brown Should Not Receive a Lifetime Achievement Award http://clubindustry.com/blog/why-i-think-jim-brown-should-not-receive-lifetime-achievement-award <div class="node-body blog-body">Jim Brown is receiving two lifetime achievement awards this month, including one this week in the fitness industry. Executive Editor Stuart Goldman writes why he would not honor Brown with a lifetime achievement award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/why-i-think-jim-brown-should-not-receive-lifetime-achievement-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/why-i-think-jim-brown-should-not-receive-lifetime-achievement-award#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:01:00 +0000 32171 at http://clubindustry.com Club Industry Show Speakers Speak Out about What You Can't Miss http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-show-speakers-speak-out-about-what-you-cant-miss <div class="node-body blog-body">Watch videos from Club Industry Show speakers to find out more about some of the sessions being presented at the Club Industry Show Oct. 22-24 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Register now before the price increases at the end of the day on Sept. 4.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-show-speakers-speak-out-about-what-you-cant-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/club-industry-show-speakers-speak-out-about-what-you-cant-miss#comments Blog Categories club industry conference Behind the Scenes Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:33:00 +0000 32161 at http://clubindustry.com Time to Try Something New at the IDEA Show http://clubindustry.com/blog/time-try-something-new-idea-show <div class="node-body blog-body">If you didn't make it to the IDEA World Fitness Convention in Anaheim, CA, earlier this month, here is a recap of some of the products you missed in the exhibit hall. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/time-try-something-new-idea-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/time-try-something-new-idea-show#comments Blog Categories Behind the Scenes Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:35:00 +0000 31841 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The IDEA World Fitness Convention attracted trainers and group exercise instructors to the Anaheim Convention Center for classes as well as its exhibit hall. (Photo by Pamela Kufahl.)</p> Are You Up for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge? http://clubindustry.com/blog/are-you-als-ice-bucket-challenge <div class="node-body blog-body">Club Industry's Pamela Kufahl accepts the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise funds for ALS. See who she challenges to join her. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/are-you-als-ice-bucket-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/are-you-als-ice-bucket-challenge#comments charitable efforts Behind the Scenes Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:58:00 +0000 31581 at http://clubindustry.com Remembering Robin Williams from the First Bash for Augie's Quest http://clubindustry.com/blog/remembering-robin-williams-first-bash-augies-quest <div class="node-body blog-body">A member of the Augie's Quest team recalls the time Robin Williams spent shooting a video for the Bash.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/behind-scenes">Behind the Scenes</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/blog/remembering-robin-williams-first-bash-augies-quest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/remembering-robin-williams-first-bash-augies-quest#comments charitable efforts Behind the Scenes Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:42:00 +0000 31401 at http://clubindustry.com