For Week of September 1 question and answer:

Question: According to the Top News story: Global Reach in the May 2006 issue of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro, what is the penetration rate for clubs in Asia?

Answer: Two percent. P. 21, May 2006, Top News: Global Reach Winner: Steve Payne, SW Exercise & Wellness, Spicewood, TX

Winner: Steve Payne, SW Exercise & Wellness, Spicewood, TX


For Week of August 20th question and answer:

Question: According to the special report: "Muscle Gains" in the July 2006 issue of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro, what can decrease abdominal fat and significantly improve insulin sensitivity in older adult men with Type 2 diabetes?

Answer: Two sessions of progressive resistance training per week. p. 53, July 2006, Special Report: "Muscle Gains"

Winner: Susan Ilczyszyn, manager, wellness center at Lee Memorial Health System


August 10th question, answer and winner were:
Question: According to the feature: Exercise Your Right in the May 2006 issue of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro, who was the Club Industry East Conference and Exposition keynote speaker?

Answer: Nicholas DiNubile. p. 37, May 2006, Feature: Exercise Your Right Winner: Jay Dennis


Week of July 10th question and answer:

Question:According to the September 2005 issue of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro, what California ruling made clubs examine their definition of a family?

Answer:California's Unruh Civil Rights Act, which provides protection from discrimination by businesses based on sex, race, color, religion and registered domestic partners. (p. 20, September 2005, Same Sex Semantics).


June 20th question, answer and winner:

Question:Why does Michael Scott Scudder say in his October 2005 From the Lip column in Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro that a rebirth of group exercise independent studios is one of the Top 10 best fitness opportunities during the next 15 months?

Answer: The elimination of group ex by marginal clubs and facilities will give instructors the opportunity to open their own studios. (p. 58, October 2005, From the Lip).

Last week’s winner was: Bo Taylor, fitness and aquatics manager, Daniel Island Club


Week of June 30th question and answer:

Question:According to the April 2006 issue of Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro,what mix of flooring do architects recommend for child care areas?
Answer: A mix of both carpet and a harder floor such as a cushion-backed vinyl (p. 64, April 2006, flooring special report).

Last week’s winner was: Marc Pignitor, corporate account executive, New York Health & Racquet Club


Week of July 1st question and answer:

Question:Why does Michael Scott Scudder say in his October 2005 From the Lip column in Club Industry's Fitness Business Pro, that a rebirth of group exercise independent studios is one of the Top 10 best fitness opportunities during the next 15 months?
Answer: The elimination of group ex by marginal clubs and facilities will give instructors the opportunity to open their own studios. (p. 58, October 2005, From the Lip).

Last week’s winner was: Marc Bo Taylor, fitness and aquatics manager, Daniel Island Club.