Military http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7470/more en Air Force Reservist Dies after Fitness Test http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-reservist-dies-after-fitness-test <div class="node-body article-body">A reservist with the U.S. Air Force collapsed Saturday as he was about to complete a fitness test and was pronounced dead later that day.</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/military/air-force-reservist-dies-after-fitness-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-reservist-dies-after-fitness-test#comments Military Freemium Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:08:00 +0000 30641 at http://clubindustry.com Air Force Introduces New Fitness Program http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-introduces-new-fitness-program <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force has introduced the Air Force Team Cohesion Challenge pilot program at 18 installations. The challenge involves a base-wide 5K run and a rucksack challenge. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-introduces-new-fitness-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-introduces-new-fitness-program#comments Military Freemium Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:54:00 +0000 29981 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA Memberships for Military Families Extended http://clubindustry.com/military/ymca-memberships-military-families-extended <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Defense announced last week it is extending Armed Services YMCA memberships for military families through next March.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/ymca-memberships-military-families-extended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/ymca-memberships-military-families-extended#comments Military Nonprofits Tue, 03 Jun 2014 21:58:00 +0000 29511 at http://clubindustry.com Service Members Receive MWR Fitness Surveys http://clubindustry.com/military/service-members-receive-mwr-fitness-surveys <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Department of Defense sent out its Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) customer satisfaction survey to service members this week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/service-members-receive-mwr-fitness-surveys" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/service-members-receive-mwr-fitness-surveys#comments Military Freemium Wed, 14 May 2014 11:22:00 +0000 28731 at http://clubindustry.com Navy SEAL Team Six Seeks New Fitness Center http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-seal-team-six-seeks-new-fitness-center <div class="node-body article-body">The Human Performance Center would emphasize strength conditioning, nutrition rehabilitation, injury prevention, testing, evaluation research and development.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-seal-team-six-seeks-new-fitness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-seal-team-six-seeks-new-fitness-center#comments Military Freemium Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:18:00 +0000 27581 at http://clubindustry.com FDA Proposes Changes to Nutrition Labels http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed an update to the nutrition facts label for packaged foods that was adopted in 1994. The changes would reflect the latest scientific information, including the link between diet and chronic diseases, such as obesity and heart disease.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nutrition/fda-proposes-changes-nutrition-labels#comments Corporate For-profits Nutrition Medical Military Nonprofits Universities Mon, 03 Mar 2014 01:15:00 +0000 26361 at http://clubindustry.com Air Force Opens $23.5 Million Fitness Center http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-opens-235-million-fitness-center <div class="node-body article-body">The Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany is home to the U.S. Air Force's newest fitness center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-opens-235-million-fitness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/air-force-opens-235-million-fitness-center#comments Military Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:03:00 +0000 25091 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The new fitness center at Spangdahlem Air Base features new equipment as well as additional space and programs. <em>Photo by Senior Airman Gustavo Castillo.</em></p> Marine Corps Postpones Fitness Test Pull-up Requirement for Women http://clubindustry.com/military/marine-corps-postpones-fitness-test-pull-requirement-women <div class="node-body article-body">The Marine Corps has postponed changing its physical fitness test to include a pull-up requirement for female Marines after research showed fewer than half of female recruits could meet the new standard. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/marine-corps-postpones-fitness-test-pull-requirement-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/marine-corps-postpones-fitness-test-pull-requirement-women#comments Military Freemium Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:50:00 +0000 24711 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Women in the Marines are encouraged to continue training for the pull-up requirement although there is no set date for when it will go into effect. <em>Photo by Lance Cpl. Tabitha Bartley.</em></p> Army Program, Soldiers Work to Keep Kids Healthy http://clubindustry.com/military/army-program-soldiers-work-keep-kids-healthy <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. Army soldiers from Fort Carson, CO, led Army physical readiness training sessions for local elementary school students last month as part of a program designed to keep kids in military communities healthy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/army-program-soldiers-work-keep-kids-healthy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/army-program-soldiers-work-keep-kids-healthy#comments Military Freemium Wed, 04 Dec 2013 16:03:00 +0000 23721 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Soldiers from Fort Carson, CO, lead elementary school students through a modified version of the U.S. Army&#39;s physical readiness training as part of the school&#39;s new Fueling the Future program. <em>Photo courtesy of the U.S. Army.</em></p> A Year to Remember: A Look Back at 2013 http://clubindustry.com/profits/year-remember-look-back-2013 <div class="field-deck"> The growth of alternative fitness options and the changing of the guard at major club companies were among the highlights of 2013. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The rise of studios and changes in technology played a huge role in 2013, but the year was still dominated by large clubs and major chains, particularly the moves that occurred at the top of those companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/year-remember-look-back-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/year-remember-look-back-2013#comments For-profits Military Nonprofits Universities Freemium Sun, 01 Dec 2013 17:00:00 +0000 23851 at http://clubindustry.com