Military http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7470/more en Report Cites Rise in Obesity in Service Members http://clubindustry.com/military/report-cites-rise-obesity-service-members <div class="node-body article-body">The number of obese active-duty service members has increased by 61 percent since 2002, according to a recent report from Mission: Readiness.</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/report-cites-rise-obesity-service-members" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/report-cites-rise-obesity-service-members#comments Military Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:35:00 +0000 33201 at http://clubindustry.com Professor Receives Grant for HIIT Study with Army http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army <div class="node-body article-body">An assistant professor of kinesiology has been awarded a grant of more than $2.52 million for a study to test the effects of high-intensity interval training (HIIT) compared to usual Army physical readiness training among active duty military personnel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/professor-receives-grant-hiit-study-army#comments Military Universities Freemium Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:48:00 +0000 32381 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Mourns Soldier Killed in Afghanistan http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan <div class="node-body article-body">A Gold's Gym in Westborough, MA, is mourning the loss of a soldier who was killed last week in Afghanistan. Spc. Brian Arsenault, 28, not only was a member but had worked for the club for two years under previous ownership. </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/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan#comments Military Gold's Gym Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:33:00 +0000 32271 at http://clubindustry.com Texas A&M, Army, Navy Top Fittest Colleges List http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list <div class="node-body article-body">The top four fittest colleges in the nation either have a tie to the military or are military based, according to a recent survey.</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-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-am-army-navy-top-fittest-colleges-list#comments Military Universities Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:07:00 +0000 31831 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Texas A&amp;M University was recently named the fittest college in America by The Active Times. <em>Photo courtesy of Texas A&amp;M University.</em></p> Army Unveils New Physical Fitness Uniforms http://clubindustry.com/military/army-unveils-new-physical-fitness-uniforms <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Army has unveiled new physical fitness uniforms, which will become available beginning in October.</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/army-unveils-new-physical-fitness-uniforms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/army-unveils-new-physical-fitness-uniforms#comments Military Freemium Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:13:00 +0000 31651 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Soldiers at Fort Wainwright, AK, do physical training while testing new fleece caps and uniforms. <em>Photo courtesy of the U.S. Army.</em></p> 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 Freemium 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