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Feb 09, 2016

This Is 'Huuuge': Donald Trump Shared Spa Wisdom with Club Industry in 1996

Donald Trump may be omnipresent today as he runs for president, but his presence was even felt in 1996 when he graced the cover of an old issue of....More
Jan 28, 2016

Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak Expects Equinox to Have Big Unit Growth in 2016

Usage at Equinox, SoulCycle and Blink are at all-time highs, Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak shared Thursday on Bloomberg . The reason? People are coming....More
Jan 27, 2016

Cybex Wooed by Many But Brunswick Fit Proved Best

Several companies approached UM Holdings in 2014 about selling Cybex International, but the timing and fit were right with Brunswick in 2016, UM....More
Jan 20, 2016

Witnesses in Bikram Yoga Wrongful Termination Trial Tell Tales of Threats, Use of 'B' Word and More

Witnesses in the first of the multiple cases against Bikram Choudhury, founder of Bikram Yoga, to go to trial shared details about what was going on....More
Jan 05, 2016

'Gym Wildlife' Video Takes Gym Stereotypes to Extremes, Goes Viral

If you are someone who loves wildlife documentaries, you might want to watch the latest "wildlife" documentary making the rounds. It focuses on the....More
Dec 29, 2015

Fitbit Leads App Store Downloads on Christmas, Beats Instagram and YouTube

The wearable fitness tracker's app was the most-downloaded app on Apple's App Store on Christmas Day, according to mobile app tracker App Annie....More
Dec 16, 2015

The Unfamiliar Can Lead to Uncertainty for Health Club Operators

Operators of fitness facilities continue to grapple with unfamiliar territory when it comes to transgender members and how to accommodate them in....More
Nov 30, 2015

The Power of Your Club's Liability Waiver Depends on the Judge

Cases always begin in local jurisdictions, and how a waiver is interpreted can vary by each judge....More
Nov 24, 2015

Video Shares Highlights of the 2015 Club Industry Show

This video highlights some of the excitement at the 2015 Club Industry Show....More
Oct 27, 2015

Club Industry's Newsletters Are Getting a New Look in November1

Watch for a new look to Newsbeat and Resourcebeat next month plus a brand new e-newsletter for those days in between when something important happens....More
Oct 19, 2015

I Took Heed of Augie Nieto's Lessons about Competitiveness and Working Together1

Competition can be a good thing, as Augie Nieto, this year's recipient of Club Industry's Lifetime Achievement Award, knows, but he also knows how to....More
Oct 06, 2015

Lynne Nieto: Augie's Partner in Life, Love and ALS

Lynne Nieto becomes the voice of ALS to find a cure for the disease that has affected her husband, Augie Nieto, co-founder of Life Fitness....More
Sep 30, 2015

2015 Club Industry Show: My Top Three Destinations

The goal of Shane Snow's keynote, "The Art and Science of Accelerating Success in Business and Life," is to show attendees a framework for finding....More
Sep 22, 2015

Time to Bid: Auction Proceeds from Technogym Equipment Donation Will Go to Augie's Quest

Technogym donates $20,000 equipment package for auction to raise money for Augie's Quest....More
Sep 16, 2015

Jeremy Strom, Marty Wolff and Joe Cirulli Will Inspire You with Their Stories at the Club Industry Show

A poor kid who loved to run and grew up to create a worldwide fitness community. A contestant on "The Biggest Loser" who now changes lives of people....More
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