Training/Group Exercise http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/21311/more en Embracing Wellness Coaching in Your Clubs http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/embracing-wellness-coaching-your-clubs <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Health and wellness coaches and personal trainers provide valuable services to clubs and their members, but club owners need to recognize that the way those two professions interact with clients is different.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/embracing-wellness-coaching-your-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/embracing-wellness-coaching-your-clubs#comments Certification/Education Training Freemium Wed, 29 Oct 2014 18:05:00 +0000 33831 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Clients who choose a health and fitness program that meshes with the individual circumstances of their lives are more likely to adhere to it, as opposed to a regimen mandated by a personal trainer that may make sense for clients&#39; physical conditions but may not take into account their personal needs and wants.<em> Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Credentialing for Fitness Professionals and New Liability Concerns http://clubindustry.com/liabilityinsurance/credentialing-fitness-professionals-and-new-liability-concerns <div class="field-byline"> David Herbert, contributing columnist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The media and the public are once again focusing on injuries and deaths arising out of certain segments of the exercise and fitness industry, including those characterized as "extreme" fitness or sports activities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/liabilityinsurance/credentialing-fitness-professionals-and-new-liability-concerns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/liabilityinsurance/credentialing-fitness-professionals-and-new-liability-concerns#comments Certification/Education Liability/Insurance Freemium Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:33:00 +0000 33641 at http://clubindustry.com HIIT Workouts Can Include Precor's AMT http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/hiit-workouts-can-include-precors-amt <div class="node-body video-body">High intensity interval training (HIIT) is all the rage. Why not incorporate some of your cardio equipment in a HIIT workout? You might want to start with this workout on Precor's AMT. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/hiit-workouts-can-include-precors-amt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/hiit-workouts-can-include-precors-amt#comments Training/Group Exercise Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:41:00 +0000 33421 at http://clubindustry.com Personal Trainer Licensing Remains a Topic of Discussion in the Industry http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/personal-trainer-licensing-remains-topic-discussion-industry <div class="node-body article-body">As legislation that proposes statewide standards and licensure for fitness professionals continues to gain momentum, many fitness professionals want to understand how licensure would change the industry, for better or worse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/personal-trainer-licensing-remains-topic-discussion-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/personal-trainer-licensing-remains-topic-discussion-industry#comments Certification/Education Freemium Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:21:00 +0000 32561 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Licensure regulations could lead to enhanced credibility, consumer trust and referrals from the medical community, some say. Others say licensure would severely limit the ability of health club owners to make their own decisions about hiring and training employees. <i>Photo by Thinkstock.</i></p> Are You Selling Enough Personal Training? http://clubindustry.com/training/are-you-selling-enough-personal-training <div class="node-body article-body">Because pricing has been affected by competition from low-priced clubs, it is crucial that you layer personal or group training onto memberships to help restore revenue. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/training/are-you-selling-enough-personal-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/training/are-you-selling-enough-personal-training#comments Training Freemium Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:05:00 +0000 31531 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The personal training penetration rate in clubs is about 3 percent to 5 percent of members, according to statistics from IHRSA. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> TreadClimber by Star Trac http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/treadclimber-star-trac <div class="node-body video-body">TreadClimber® by Star Trac</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/treadclimber-star-trac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/treadclimber-star-trac#comments Training/Group Exercise Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:34:00 +0000 31031 at http://clubindustry.com Spinner Blade ION for indoor cycling programs at Fitness Clubs, Studios & Facilities http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/spinner-blade-ion-indoor-cycling-programs-fitness-clubs-studios-facilities <div class="node-body video-body">Spinner® Blade ION for indoor cycling programs at Fitness Clubs, Studios & Facilities</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/spinner-blade-ion-indoor-cycling-programs-fitness-clubs-studios-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/spinner-blade-ion-indoor-cycling-programs-fitness-clubs-studios-facilities#comments Training/Group Exercise Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:34:00 +0000 31021 at http://clubindustry.com Boxmaster: Think Outside of the Ring http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/boxmaster-think-outside-ring <div class="node-body video-body">Boxmaster®: Think Outside of the Ring</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/boxmaster-think-outside-ring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/traininggroup-exercise/boxmaster-think-outside-ring#comments Training/Group Exercise Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:34:00 +0000 31011 at http://clubindustry.com Total-Body Plyometrics Workout http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/total-body-plyometrics-workout <div class="field-byline"> Jacqueline Ratliff, MS, CSCS </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Plyometric exercises, when done safely and in proper amounts, can add variety to a tired workout routine, increase caloric expenditure, and help improve reactivity and coordination—no athletic ability required!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/total-body-plyometrics-workout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/total-body-plyometrics-workout#comments Certification/Education Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 31191 at http://clubindustry.com Three Ways Group Fitness Instructors Can Up Their Game This Year http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/three-ways-group-fitness-instructors-can-their-game-year <div class="field-byline"> Shannon Fable, founder, SFR </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How can we build on the momentum in January and find ways to help keep the crowds until spring break? Here are three tips to up your game with newbies and keep your rooms packed all year long.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/three-ways-group-fitness-instructors-can-their-game-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/certificationeducation/three-ways-group-fitness-instructors-can-their-game-year#comments Certification/Education Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 31181 at http://clubindustry.com