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 One Fishbowl Yields Two Health Club Mentorships http://clubindustry.com/blog/one-fishbowl-yields-two-health-club-mentorships <div class="node-body blog-body">Club Industry gave away two mentorships with CEOs of Top 100 clubs during the Top 100 Reception at the Club Industry Show last week.</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/one-fishbowl-yields-two-health-club-mentorships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/one-fishbowl-yields-two-health-club-mentorships#comments Blog Categories club industry conference Behind the Scenes Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:32:00 +0000 33651 at http://clubindustry.com <p>At the Club Industry Show&#39;s Top 100 Clubs reception, Dawn Anderson, co-owner of Sand and Steel Fitness in Alexandria, VA, won a mentorship with Joe Cirulli, owner of Gainesville Health and Fitness Centers in Gainesville, FL. As part of the mentorship, Anderson will visit Cirulli&#39;s club. Pictured are (left to right): Kent Stevens, executive vice president of commercial sales for Matrix Fitness (sponsor of the mentorship); Anderson; Paul Roberts, co-owner of Sand and Steel Fitness; and Cirulli. (Photo by Erin Manning.)</p> After a Glitch, the Presentation Went On without a Hitch http://clubindustry.com/blog/after-glitch-presentation-went-without-hitch <div class="node-body blog-body">A funny thing happened on the way to presenting a tribute video to John McCarthy last week at the Club Industry Show in Chicago. Actually, it was a couple of funny things.</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/after-glitch-presentation-went-without-hitch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/after-glitch-presentation-went-without-hitch#comments awards club industry conference Behind the Scenes Mon, 27 Oct 2014 22:35:00 +0000 33571 at http://clubindustry.com Anytime Fitness Franchisee Gets Tattoo on His Backside http://clubindustry.com/blog/anytime-fitness-franchisee-gets-tattoo-his-backside <div class="node-body blog-body">A new Anytime Fitness franchisee from Missouri got a company tattoo on a place where the sun doesn't shine.</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/anytime-fitness-franchisee-gets-tattoo-his-backside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/anytime-fitness-franchisee-gets-tattoo-his-backside#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:01:00 +0000 33461 at http://clubindustry.com Fitness Technology Leader's Schedule Is Up in the Air http://clubindustry.com/blog/fitness-technology-leaders-schedule-air <div class="node-body blog-body">Bryan O'Rourke is traveling more than 40,000 miles to fitness industry events in Barcelona, Amsterdam and Melbourne during the month of October.</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/fitness-technology-leaders-schedule-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/fitness-technology-leaders-schedule-air#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:09:00 +0000 33181 at http://clubindustry.com Personal Trainer Franchise Thinks Outside the Box, Into Your Home http://clubindustry.com/blog/personal-trainer-franchise-thinks-outside-box-your-home <div class="node-body blog-body">A business that can deliver personal training sessions to your home, office or anywhere is branching out of New York and into the Midwest.</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/personal-trainer-franchise-thinks-outside-box-your-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/blog/personal-trainer-franchise-thinks-outside-box-your-home#comments industry people and companies Behind the Scenes Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:52:00 +0000 33091 at http://clubindustry.com 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