Military http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7470/more en Battle Brewing in Baltimore Over Fitness, Recreation Center Improvements http://clubindustry.com/military/battle-brewing-baltimore-over-fitness-recreation-center-improvements <div class="node-body article-body">There are 11 fitness and wellness centers targeted for facility upgrades or new construction projects, according to the mayor's plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/battle-brewing-baltimore-over-fitness-recreation-center-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/battle-brewing-baltimore-over-fitness-recreation-center-improvements#comments News Military Mon, 17 Aug 2015 22:18:00 +0000 43561 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced a new plan to improve the city&#39;s recreation centers and pools in July.&nbsp;&nbsp;(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images.)</p> Report: Nearly One Third of Young Adults Are Too Obese to Join Military http://clubindustry.com/military/report-nearly-one-third-young-adults-are-too-obese-join-military <div class="node-body article-body">The report from Mission: Readiness includes state-by-state data from the Department of Defense showing the increasingly high proportion of young adults who are ineligible to join the military.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/report-nearly-one-third-young-adults-are-too-obese-join-military" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/report-nearly-one-third-young-adults-are-too-obese-join-military#comments Military Fri, 17 Jul 2015 20:34:00 +0000 42661 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Obesity in the military and their families is costing the defense budget more than&nbsp;$1.5 billion in health care spending and recruiting replacements for those who are too unfit to serve, the report said. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</span></p> Take a Peek at What the $28 Million Montrose, Colorado, Community Rec Center Will Look Like http://clubindustry.com/military/take-peek-what-28-million-montrose-colorado-community-rec-center-will-look <div class="node-body gallery-body">Take a look at the artist renderings of the Montrose, Colorado, Community Recreation Center set to open in fall 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/take-peek-what-28-million-montrose-colorado-community-rec-center-will-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/take-peek-what-28-million-montrose-colorado-community-rec-center-will-look#comments Military Mon, 04 May 2015 22:07:00 +0000 40131 at http://clubindustry.com $28 Million Rec Center 'Decades' in the Making Coming to Montrose, Colorado http://clubindustry.com/military/28-million-rec-center-decades-making-coming-montrose-colorado <div class="field-byline"> Eric Stromgren, content producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new center will help bridge an infrastructure gap in the western Colorado city.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/28-million-rec-center-decades-making-coming-montrose-colorado" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/28-million-rec-center-decades-making-coming-montrose-colorado#comments Military Mon, 04 May 2015 21:45:00 +0000 40121 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Artist rendering of the gym area at the Montrose Community Recreation Center. (Photo courtesy of Montrose Recreation District Executive Director Ken Sherbenou.)</p> Two Navy SEALs Die in Swimming Pool Incident at Training Center http://clubindustry.com/military/two-navy-seals-die-swimming-pool-incident-training-center <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two Navy SEALs were found unresponsive at the bottom of a swimming pool after a physical fitness training session last week. The former Marines were taken to civilian medical facilities, where they later died.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/two-navy-seals-die-swimming-pool-incident-training-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/two-navy-seals-die-swimming-pool-incident-training-center#comments Military Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:53:00 +0000 39871 at http://clubindustry.com Voters in St. Charles, IL, Reject Recreation Center Proposal http://clubindustry.com/military/voters-st-charles-il-reject-recreation-center-proposal <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The St. Charles Park District sought to borrow $28 million to pay for 81,800-square-foot rec center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/voters-st-charles-il-reject-recreation-center-proposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/voters-st-charles-il-reject-recreation-center-proposal#comments Military Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:24:00 +0000 39241 at http://clubindustry.com DoD Extends Armed Services YMCA Contract http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Defense has announced a one-year extension to its Armed Services Young Men's Christian Association Military Outreach Initiative, according to DoD officials. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/dod-extends-armed-services-ymca-contract#comments Military Nonprofits Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:17:00 +0000 38381 at http://clubindustry.com Navy Extends Fitness Center Hours in Pilot Program http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-extends-fitness-center-hours-pilot-program <div class="field-byline"> James Dukart, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Navy Installations Command will test extended fitness center and child care hours at three U.S. naval bases as part of a pilot program to provide greater services to sailors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-extends-fitness-center-hours-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/military/navy-extends-fitness-center-hours-pilot-program#comments Military Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:08:00 +0000 38371 at http://clubindustry.com Anytime Fitness Helps Military Veterans Open Their Own Gyms http://clubindustry.com/anytime-fitness/anytime-fitness-helps-military-veterans-open-their-own-gyms <div class="node-body article-body">Company has teamed with Tee It Up for the Troops, a non-profit, to provide start-up funding for prospective club owners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/anytime-fitness/anytime-fitness-helps-military-veterans-open-their-own-gyms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/anytime-fitness/anytime-fitness-helps-military-veterans-open-their-own-gyms#comments anytime fitness Military Fri, 13 Mar 2015 18:50:00 +0000 38301 at http://clubindustry.com 24 Hour Fitness Leads Club Industry's Stories of 2014 http://clubindustry.com/news/24-hour-fitness-leads-club-industrys-stories-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The top stories in the fitness industry involve mergers and acquisitions, club closings, bankruptcies, lawsuits, the growth of wearables and club violence. Six of the top stories involved 24 Hour Fitness while others involved LA Fitness, Town Sports International, Gold's Gym, Equinox, Planet Fitness and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news/24-hour-fitness-leads-club-industrys-stories-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/news/24-hour-fitness-leads-club-industrys-stories-2014#comments For-profits News Manufacturers Military Nonprofits Universities Sat, 27 Dec 2014 18:09:00 +0000 35461 at http://clubindustry.com