Posts by Stuart Goldman

in Behind the Scenes Apr 16, 2014

From the Tragic JCC Shootings, a Hero Emerges

The shootings at a Jewish Community Center and a retirement home in Overland Park, KS, that left three dead Sunday have hit close to home at Club....More
in Behind the Scenes Apr 09, 2014

Swift Action by Active Sports Clubs led to Club One Acquisition

Club One was on the verge of shutting down before Bill McBride, Jill Kinney and Active Sports Clubs came to the rescue....More
in Behind the Scenes Apr 04, 2014

Former Charlotte Athletic Club Trainer, General Manager to Return to Boston Marathon

Nicole and Michael Gross, who suffered injuries in the Boston Marathon bombings last year, release a statement as the one-year anniversary approaches....More
in Behind the Scenes Mar 26, 2014

The IHRSA 2014 Post-Show Mega Blog

Executive Editor Stuart Goldman looks back at the sights and sounds of the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA)....More
in Behind the Scenes Mar 19, 2014

Augie Nieto Walks This Way at The Bash

We've got great coverage of last week's IHRSA show for you, thanks to Pam Kufahl's blog and our epic IHRSA 2014 photo gallery. And yes, I....More
in Behind the Scenes Mar 11, 2014

The Fitness Industry Needs an Online Crash

The recent outages of HBO Go, Twitter and Netflix should serve as positive examples of what high demand could do for the fitness industry....More
in Behind the Scenes Mar 05, 2014

One Bay Area Club Founder Bought Back the Company; Could It Happen to 24 Hour Fitness?

A familiar name has popped up in the industry rumor mill as a potential buyer of 24 Hour Fitness....More
in Behind the Scenes Feb 26, 2014

Lift Brands Gives Snap Fitness Founder an Added Boost

There's no slowing down for Peter Taunton, who secured a new private equity firm and created a new parent company for his brands in the past two....More
in Behind the Scenes Feb 19, 2014

Video Shows Personal Trainer Saving Member's Life in Oklahoma Club

Kim Steele and personal trainer Travis Burdine talk about the day when he helped save her life after she collapsed of a heart attack....More
in Behind the Scenes Feb 11, 2014

'Biggest Loser' May Be Tweaked after Winner's Dramatic Weight Loss, and That's a Good Thing

Rachel Frederickson lost 155 pounds, dropping her weight to 105 on her way to winning the Season 15 title of "The Biggest Loser." Did she lose too....More