Club Industry http://clubindustry.com/rss.xml en Mountainside Fitness CEO Malkovich Leaving Company http://clubindustry.com/profits/mountainside-fitness-ceo-malkovich-leaving-company <div class="node-body article-body">Billy Malkovich, who has served as CEO of Mountainside Fitness, Tempe, AZ, for eight years, is leaving the company at the end of the week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/mountainside-fitness-ceo-malkovich-leaving-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/mountainside-fitness-ceo-malkovich-leaving-company#comments For-profits Wed, 01 Oct 2014 14:28:00 +0000 32891 at http://clubindustry.com Cyc Fitness to Open Ten New Studios by End of 2015 http://clubindustry.com/cyc-fitness-open-ten-new-studios-end-2015 <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Cyc Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/cyc-fitness-open-ten-new-studios-end-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32951 at http://clubindustry.com TRX Releases Limited-Edition, Pink Suspension Trainer and Apparel in Partnership with Susan G. Komen http://clubindustry.com/trx-releases-limited-edition-pink-suspension-trainer-and-apparel-partnership-susan-g-komen <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by TRX. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>TRX<sup>&reg;</sup>, the industry leader in functional training and creator of Suspension Training<sup>&reg;</sup> and Rip<sup>&reg;</sup> Training, announced today it is partnering with Susan G. Komen<sup>&reg; </sup>to release limited-edition, pink Suspension Trainers and apparel available while supplies last beginning in October, National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and running through the holiday purchase season.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/trx-releases-limited-edition-pink-suspension-trainer-and-apparel-partnership-susan-g-komen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32941 at http://clubindustry.com ClubCorp Completes Sequoia Golf Acquisition, Adds 50 Owned and Operated Clubs to Industry-Leading Portfolio http://clubindustry.com/clubcorp-completes-sequoia-golf-acquisition-adds-50-owned-and-operated-clubs-industry-leading-portfo <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by ClubCorp. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>ClubCorp - The World Leader in Private Clubs&reg; today announced it has completed its acquisition of Atlanta-based Sequoia Golf, adding 50 owned and operated clubs and increasing its portfolio of private clubs by 30 percent.&nbsp;Sequoia Golf adds nearly $100 million in LTM revenue and pro forma annual adjusted EBITDA of $29 million to $30 million with anticipated annualized cost synergies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/clubcorp-completes-sequoia-golf-acquisition-adds-50-owned-and-operated-clubs-industry-leading-portfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32931 at http://clubindustry.com Netpulse Raises $18.6 Million to Lead Fitness Industry's Digital Transformation http://clubindustry.com/netpulse-raises-186-million-lead-fitness-industrys-digital-transformation <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Netpulse. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>Netpulse, the fitness industry&#39;s leading digital platform, announced it has secured $18.6M in new funding led by Nokia Growth Partners, with participation from August Capital, Javelin Venture Partners, DFJ Frontier and Docomo Capital. John Gardner from Nokia Growth Partners will join the company&#39;s board.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/netpulse-raises-186-million-lead-fitness-industrys-digital-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32921 at http://clubindustry.com Revolutionary Council of Innovators Come Together to Move Fitness Technology Forward http://clubindustry.com/revolutionary-council-innovators-come-together-move-fitness-technology-forward <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by FIT-C. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/revolutionary-council-innovators-come-together-move-fitness-technology-forward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32911 at http://clubindustry.com FacilityDude Unveils Crisis Plan, a New Mobile Safety Solution for Healthcare, Local Government and Membership-based Organizations http://clubindustry.com/facilitydude-unveils-crisis-plan-new-mobile-safety-solution-healthcare-local-government-and-membersh <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by FacilityDude. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/facilitydude-unveils-crisis-plan-new-mobile-safety-solution-healthcare-local-government-and-membersh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32901 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA of the USA Names Kevin Washington New President and CEO http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-usa-names-kevin-washington-new-president-and-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of the USA named Kevin Washington, president and CEO of the YMCA of Greater Boston, to lead the Chicago-based national organization.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-usa-names-kevin-washington-new-president-and-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-usa-names-kevin-washington-new-president-and-ceo#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:47:00 +0000 32871 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA of Toronto Appealing Tax Exemption Ruling http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-toronto-appealing-tax-exemption-ruling <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of Toronto is appealing the ruling of an Ontario Superior Court judge, who sided with the city of Toronto in wanting the Y to pay taxes on four properties it leases in the city.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-toronto-appealing-tax-exemption-ruling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-toronto-appealing-tax-exemption-ruling#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:44:00 +0000 32861 at http://clubindustry.com Total Woman Gym and Spa Hires New CEO http://clubindustry.com/profits/total-woman-gym-and-spa-hires-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">Total Woman Gym and Spa, Westlake Village, CA, has announced Corinne Perritano as its new CEO. Perritano replaced Gene LaMott as CEO effective Sept. 22, the company announced. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/total-woman-gym-and-spa-hires-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/total-woman-gym-and-spa-hires-new-ceo#comments For-profits Freemium Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:55:00 +0000 32851 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Changes Kids Club Policy for Employees http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym, Dallas, has updated its policy for kids club care for children of its employees. The change leaves restrictions in all but four states in the amount of kids club time allotted for those employees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees#comments Gold's Gym Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 32841 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 TRX Signs Lacrosse Icon Paul Rabil to Bolster TRX Rip Lacrosse Training Program for Players at All Levels http://clubindustry.com/trx-signs-lacrosse-icon-paul-rabil-bolster-trx-rip-lacrosse-training-program-players-all-levels <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by TRX. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>TRX<sup>&reg;</sup>, the industry leader in functional training and creator of Suspension Training<sup>&reg;</sup> and Rip<sup>&reg;</sup> Training has announced today the signing of US Men&rsquo;s National Team member and Major League Lacrosse (MLL) superstar Paul Rabil. Through the partnership, Paul and TRX will create lacrosse-specific training programs for amateur and professional lacrosse players of all levels.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/trx-signs-lacrosse-icon-paul-rabil-bolster-trx-rip-lacrosse-training-program-players-all-levels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32821 at http://clubindustry.com elements Fitness Announces Flagship Brickell Location in Miami http://clubindustry.com/elements-fitness-announces-flagship-brickell-location-miami <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by elements Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/elements-fitness-announces-flagship-brickell-location-miami" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32811 at http://clubindustry.com InTouch Social Referral Drives Health Club Member Referral Leads http://clubindustry.com/intouch-social-referral-drives-health-club-member-referral-leads <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by InTouch Technology. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>InTouch Technology, leading provider of health club sales and retention software, is pleased to announce the launch of InTouch Social Referral lead generator. InTouch Social Referral will help health and fitness clubs of all sizes generate more member referral leads and ensure that each lead is followed-up with so clubs sell more memberships and personal training.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/intouch-social-referral-drives-health-club-member-referral-leads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32801 at http://clubindustry.com The New M400 from Polar: GPS Watch with 24/7 Activity Tracking http://clubindustry.com/new-m400-polar-gps-watch-247-activity-tracking <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Polar Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/new-m400-polar-gps-watch-247-activity-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32791 at http://clubindustry.com Personal Training on the Net Announces Relaunch of Website http://clubindustry.com/personal-training-net-announces-relaunch-website <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by PT on the Net. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>Personal Training on the Net (PTontheNet) announced the launch of its redesigned and enhanced <a href="http://ptonthenet.com/">PTontheNet.com</a> website this week. The new PTontheNet provides the most constructive tools available to help trainers build and grow their business.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/personal-training-net-announces-relaunch-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32781 at http://clubindustry.com US Fitness Holdings Announces State-of-the-Art Onelife Fitness in Alexandria http://clubindustry.com/us-fitness-holdings-announces-state-art-onelife-fitness-alexandria <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by US Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>US Fitness Holdings, LLC today announced its latest plan for expansion with an ultramodern Onelife Fitness in Alexandria, Virginia. The company acquired the former Jungle&rsquo;s Gym, located at 305 Hooffs Run Drive in Alexandria, and will be investing two million dollars in new equipment and renovations over the next few months. The location will be open for business and workouts during the renovation.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/us-fitness-holdings-announces-state-art-onelife-fitness-alexandria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32771 at http://clubindustry.com Star Trac Named Global Supplier for Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts http://clubindustry.com/star-trac-named-global-supplier-shangri-la-hotels-and-resorts <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Star Trac. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/star-trac-named-global-supplier-shangri-la-hotels-and-resorts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:44:30 +0000 32761 at http://clubindustry.com It's Time to 'Choose Science Over Gimmicks' – Life Time Launches System to Bring Certainty to Health and Weight Loss Success http://clubindustry.com/its-time-choose-science-over-gimmicks-life-time-launches-system-bring-certainty-health-and-weight-lo <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Life Time Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/its-time-choose-science-over-gimmicks-life-time-launches-system-bring-certainty-health-and-weight-lo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:08:53 +0000 32751 at http://clubindustry.com Anytime Fitness Urges People to Get to a Healthier Place http://clubindustry.com/anytime-fitness-urges-people-get-healthier-place <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Anytime Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/anytime-fitness-urges-people-get-healthier-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:58:52 +0000 32741 at http://clubindustry.com Planet Fitness Midwest Franchise Group Continues to Expand in St. Louis, Cincinnati and Lexington http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness-midwest-franchise-group-continues-expand-st-louis-cincinnati-and-lexington <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Planet Fitness. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/planet-fitness-midwest-franchise-group-continues-expand-st-louis-cincinnati-and-lexington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:49:02 +0000 32731 at http://clubindustry.com Motionsoft Concludes Inaugural 2014 Technology Summit http://clubindustry.com/motionsoft-concludes-inaugural-2014-technology-summit <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Motionsoft. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/motionsoft-concludes-inaugural-2014-technology-summit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:39:29 +0000 32721 at http://clubindustry.com Geri-Fit Company Launches Senior Fitness Online Instructor Training Program http://clubindustry.com/geri-fit-company-launches-senior-fitness-online-instructor-training-program <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by the Geri-Fit Company. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>The Geri-Fit Company announced today that they have launched an online instructor training program available to fitness instructors, personal fitness trainers, healthcare professionals and other geriatric healthcare providers.&nbsp;&nbsp;The accredited distance learning course,&nbsp;<em>Advanced Strength Training Techniques for Older Adults,</em>&nbsp;has been approved by NSCA and ACE for 2.0 CECs/CEUs.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/geri-fit-company-launches-senior-fitness-online-instructor-training-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:26:13 +0000 32711 at http://clubindustry.com Action Floor Systems Introduces Action Aero Sports Floor Systems http://clubindustry.com/action-floor-systems-introduces-action-aero-sports-floor-systems <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Action Floor Systems. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/action-floor-systems-introduces-action-aero-sports-floor-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:09:36 +0000 32701 at http://clubindustry.com PTA Global Receives Distinguished NCCA Credential http://clubindustry.com/pta-global-receives-distinguished-ncca-credential <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by Personal Training Academy Global. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p> <p>Personal Training Academy (PTA) Global is pleased to announce that the PTA Global&nbsp;Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) is now an accredited program through the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/pta-global-receives-distinguished-ncca-credential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:01:31 +0000 32691 at http://clubindustry.com New Scholarship Prepares More Professionals to Educate Youth on Healthy Behaviors, Combat Childhood Obesity http://clubindustry.com/new-scholarship-prepares-more-professionals-educate-youth-healthy-behaviors-combat-childhood-obesity <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p><strong><em>This press release was provided by the American Council on Exercise. The Club Industry editorial staff was not involved in the creation of this content.</em></strong></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/new-scholarship-prepares-more-professionals-educate-youth-healthy-behaviors-combat-childhood-obesity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Central Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:49:40 +0000 32681 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 Texas Tech Investigating Report of Sexual Assault http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault <div class="node-body article-body">Police are investigating a sexual assault that reportedly occurred in the basement of the Texas Tech University student recreation center.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-investigating-report-sexual-assault#comments Universities Freemium Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:08:00 +0000 32661 at http://clubindustry.com Professor Dies after Swimming Laps in YMCA Pool http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/professor-dies-after-swimming-laps-ymca-pool <div class="node-body article-body">A Spanish professor at Western Michigan University died Saturday after she was found unresponsive in the bottom of a YMCA swimming pool.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/professor-dies-after-swimming-laps-ymca-pool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/professor-dies-after-swimming-laps-ymca-pool#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:37:00 +0000 32651 at http://clubindustry.com