Training/Group Exercise http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21311/more en SKILLMILL by Technogym http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/skillmill-technogym <div class="node-body video-body">SKILLMILL by Technogym</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/skillmill-technogym" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/skillmill-technogym#comments Training/Group Exercise Wed, 24 Feb 2016 13:34:00 +0000 50071 at http://clubindustry.com The X3S Bench by The Abs Company http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/x3s-bench-abs-company <div class="node-body video-body">X3S Bench by The Abs Company</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/x3s-bench-abs-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/x3s-bench-abs-company#comments Core Training/Group Exercise Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:34:00 +0000 49431 at http://clubindustry.com Workout and Client Advice from Gunnar Peterson and 10 Other Top Personal Trainers http://clubindustry.com/training/workout-and-client-advice-gunnar-peterson-and-10-other-top-personal-trainers <div class="node-body gallery-body">Gunnar Peterson and 10 other top personal trainers share their training habits and advice they give clients that they wish every trainer knew. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/training/workout-and-client-advice-gunnar-peterson-and-10-other-top-personal-trainers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/training/workout-and-client-advice-gunnar-peterson-and-10-other-top-personal-trainers#comments Training Training/Group Exercise TRENDS Mon, 19 Oct 2015 16:00:00 +0000 45111 at http://clubindustry.com Group Fitness Success in Eight Easy Steps http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/group-fitness-success-eight-easy-steps <div class="node-body article-body">If you want people to come more often, you need to give them more of what they want – results and motivation.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/group-fitness-success-eight-easy-steps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/group-fitness-success-eight-easy-steps#comments Group Exercise Training/Group Exercise Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:00:00 +0000 41321 at http://clubindustry.com The Importance of Six Body Language and Mirroring Skills for Personal Trainers http://clubindustry.com/training/importance-six-body-language-and-mirroring-skills-personal-trainers <div class="node-body gallery-body">William Shakespeare once wrote, "All the world is a stage." Your gym is no exception. Every personal training session should be a dialog between the two main characters.Every session is an audition for your trainers, both to retain their current clients and to recruit new clients. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/training/importance-six-body-language-and-mirroring-skills-personal-trainers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/training/importance-six-body-language-and-mirroring-skills-personal-trainers#comments Training Training/Group Exercise Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 38821 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Photo by Thinkstock.</p> Eight Tips to Prevent Group Exercise Staff Burnout http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/eight-tips-prevent-group-exercise-staff-burnout <div class="node-body gallery-body">Staff burnout can be a problem at any fitness facility. It happens when people have been doing the same thing over and over again for years with no change in sight or when the workload is so great that your staff feels buried under. This burnout can even happen with part-time staff, such as your group exercise instructors. Because these instructors tend to have such loyal followings, you want to ensure that you watch for staff burnout and address the situation before they walk out the door and take many of your members with them. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/eight-tips-prevent-group-exercise-staff-burnout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/eight-tips-prevent-group-exercise-staff-burnout#comments Group Exercise Training/Group Exercise Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:00:00 +0000 37861 at http://clubindustry.com Virtual Fitness Classes Offer a New Option for Health Club Operators http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/virtual-fitness-classes-offer-new-option-health-club-operators <div class="field-byline"> Donna Loyle, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some fitness facility operators are adding virtual group exercise to their facilities. Find out if this option is right for you.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/virtual-fitness-classes-offer-new-option-health-club-operators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/group-exercise/virtual-fitness-classes-offer-new-option-health-club-operators#comments Group Exercise Training/Group Exercise Freemium Wed, 25 Feb 2015 01:24:00 +0000 37621 at http://clubindustry.com <p>One recent study showed that virtual fitness classes actually feed members into live classes.&nbsp;<em>Photo courtesy of Wexer Virtual.&nbsp;</em></p> Health Club Operators Must Be Aware of HIIT Dangers to Mitigate Risks http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/health-club-operators-must-be-aware-hiit-dangers-mitigate-risks <div class="node-body article-body">Taking high intensity interval training to dangerous extremes may lead to devastating results for exercisers and fitness facility operators.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/health-club-operators-must-be-aware-hiit-dangers-mitigate-risks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/health-club-operators-must-be-aware-hiit-dangers-mitigate-risks#comments Training Training/Group Exercise Freemium Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:49:00 +0000 36411 at http://clubindustry.com <p>HIgh-intensity interval training has been a trend for the past few years, but the risks can be great if club operators and their staff members do not pay attention. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Six Hot Training Trends for 2015 http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/six-hot-training-trends-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry has asked industry professionals to weigh in on which trends might translate into profitable programming choices in 2015. Many of these predictions correspond to the predicted top fitness trends noted in the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) annual fitness forecast survey.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/six-hot-training-trends-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/six-hot-training-trends-2015#comments Training/Group Exercise Freemium Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:33:00 +0000 34991 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Although it ranked 10th in the ACSM trend survey, club operators should not underestimate the value of a small group training program. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> The Gender of Trainers and What It Means to Members http://clubindustry.com/training/gender-trainers-and-what-it-means-members <div class="node-body article-body">Gender plays such a big role in choosing a trainer that it can far outweigh qualifications and experience, but that thinking can be a hindrance to trainers and clubs. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/training/gender-trainers-and-what-it-means-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/training/gender-trainers-and-what-it-means-members#comments Training Training/Group Exercise Freemium Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:21:00 +0000 34471 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Male athletes tend to prefer male strength coaches, and women tend to prefer female personal trainers. Club operators need to educate members about the qualifications of their trainers so that gender does not play as large of a role in trainer selection. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p>