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Sep 01, 2015

Apple, Fitbit, Samsung and Garmin Are Fighting For Share of Wearable Fitness Device Market

The fitness wearable device market is hyper competitive, constantly changing and growing. More and more consumers are discovering these devices, and....More
Aug 26, 2015

Welcome a Familiar Face to Club Industry

Club Industry welcomes fitness industry veteran Crystal Romberger to the staff as its integrated media account executive....More
Aug 11, 2015

The Club Industry Team Got Soaked in This Year's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The Club Industry team was up for the challenge issued by Augie Nieto to do the 2015 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge....More
Aug 03, 2015

Would Anyone Do This for One of Your Health Club Memberships?

More than 150 people participated in the first two challenges that Equinox organized for people to win its gold membership....More
Jul 28, 2015

Why Some People Are Willing to Pay More for 'Less' at Boutique Studios1

Some people are willing to spend more for specialized classes at boutique studios while still being members of a traditional health club. Why? And....More
Jul 14, 2015

Woman's Undiscovered Death in Steam Room Shows How Routines Should Never Become Routine

Akiko Belich, 77, died in a steam room at a 24 Hour Fitness in Littleton, Colorado, in March. It's a sad end for the widow and grandmother....More
Jun 23, 2015

Health Club Sales Help Is on Its Way

The 2015 Club Industry Show has a Sales Excellence track created for anyone who is new or established on the sales side of the health club business....More
Jun 12, 2015

24 Hour Fitness Case Could Affect How Your Club Positions Treadmills2

Does a standard exist for safety zones around treadmills?....More
Jun 03, 2015

The Club Industry Show Refresh Is Gaining Momentum

The Club Industry Show is going through a refresh. Catch up on the changes you will see Oct. 7-9 at McCormick Place in Chicago....More
May 22, 2015

Is Your Fitness Facility Environmentally Sustainable?

The spending debate always comes down to initial cost vs. return on investment. For some, the choice for environmental sustainability and feeling of....More
May 14, 2015

Should Fitness Clubs Be Required to Have a Defibrillator on Site?

How important is an AED and training your staff at your club?....More
May 07, 2015

How a Friend and a Fitness Club Changed My Life

My life-changing decision to get healthy started with inspiration from a colleague and some help from a fitness club....More
Apr 21, 2015

Club Industry Begins a New Chapter

Club Industry welcomes our new content producer, Eric Stromgren, to the staff....More
Apr 14, 2015

The Long and Winding Road to The Bay Club Co.'s Purchase of Spectrum Athletic Clubs

The Bay Club Co.'s purchase of Spectrum Athletic Clubs took almost a decade and Matthew Stevens was on both sides of the transaction at various....More
Mar 09, 2015

Prayer and Transgender Issues Hit the Fitness Industry7

After two recent incidents at fitness facilities received media attention, it's clear that health club operators must think about how they will deal....More
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