News http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7474/more en YMCA of Middle Tennessee Closes Eighth Location Since Formation of Task Force http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of Middle Tennessee will operate 15 centers after the Rutherford County Family YMCA location in Murfreesboro closes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-middle-tennessee-closes-eighth-location-formation-task-force#comments Nonprofits Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:16:00 +0000 42271 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The YMCA of Middle Tennessee will operate 15 centers after the Murfreesboro location closes.</p> University of Nebraska-Lincoln Ready to Open Renovated Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-nebraska-lincoln-ready-open-renovated-rec-center <div class="field-byline"> Mike Kennedy, contributing writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Project caps five-year effort to improve the university's recreation facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-nebraska-lincoln-ready-open-renovated-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-nebraska-lincoln-ready-open-renovated-rec-center#comments Universities Tue, 07 Jul 2015 19:25:00 +0000 42261 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The renovated East Campus Recreation and Wellness Center is ready to open at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln&nbsp;(<em>Photo by Troy Fedderson/UNL&nbsp;University Communications</em>)</p> Wellbridge Buys Harbor East Club from Maryland Athletic Club http://clubindustry.com/profits/wellbridge-buys-harbor-east-club-maryland-athletic-club <div class="node-body article-body">Wellbridge, Denver, is expanding its Baltimore presence with the purchase of a club from the Maryland Athletic Club & Wellness Center (MAC), Baltimore, the two companies announced Friday. No purchase price was disclosed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/wellbridge-buys-harbor-east-club-maryland-athletic-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/wellbridge-buys-harbor-east-club-maryland-athletic-club#comments For-profits Fri, 03 Jul 2015 18:36:00 +0000 42191 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Maryland Athletic Club at East Harbor in Maryland is now part of the Wellbridge group of clubs after a sale on July 1. (Photo courtesy the Maryland Athletic Clubs.)</p> Kemmer Begins Duties as IHRSA Chairperson http://clubindustry.com/news/kemmer-begins-duties-ihrsa-chairperson <div class="node-body article-body">Kemmer is the regional director for EXOS/Medi-Fit Corporate Services and will serve in the chairperson role for the 2015-2016 term.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news/kemmer-begins-duties-ihrsa-chairperson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/news/kemmer-begins-duties-ihrsa-chairperson#comments News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:14:00 +0000 42161 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Molly Kemmer, regional director for EXOS/Medi-Fit, addressed the crowd at IHRSA 2015 after she was elected chairperson. (Photo by The Photo Group).</p> Go Inside CycleBar's Boutique Fitness Studios http://clubindustry.com/profits/go-inside-cyclebars-boutique-fitness-studios <div class="node-body gallery-body">CycleBar, a boutique cycling studio, opened its first franchise six months ago and is looking to open 100 more studios across the country by 2016. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/go-inside-cyclebars-boutique-fitness-studios" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/go-inside-cyclebars-boutique-fitness-studios#comments For-profits Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 42171 at http://clubindustry.com Orangetheory Fitness' Rapid Growth Continues with 500 Open Locations Projected by 2016 http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-rapid-growth-continues-500-open-locations-projected-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Orangetheory Fitness Co-Founder and CEO David Long discussed the brand's growth in a recent interview with Club Industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-rapid-growth-continues-500-open-locations-projected-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/orangetheory-fitness-rapid-growth-continues-500-open-locations-projected-2016#comments For-profits Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 42141 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Orangetheory&nbsp;Fitness&nbsp;CEO David Long is a co-founder of Ultimate Fitness Group, which franchises&nbsp;Orangetheory&nbsp;Fitness studios along with Massage Envy and European Wax Center.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy&nbsp;Orangetheory&nbsp;Fitness).</p> Go Inside Orangetheory Fitness http://clubindustry.com/news/go-inside-orangetheory-fitness <div class="node-body gallery-body">Orangetheory Fitness, a 60-minute group personal training workout, is based on intervals of cardiovascular and strength training and excess post-exercise oxygen consumption. Participants train on a variety of equipment in a workout that involves heart rate-monitored training to keep heart rates in a target zone to stimulate metabolism. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/news/go-inside-orangetheory-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/news/go-inside-orangetheory-fitness#comments News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 41851 at http://clubindustry.com CycleBar's Franchising Efforts Snag 100 Indoor Cycle Studio Deals http://clubindustry.com/profits/cyclebars-franchising-efforts-snag-100-indoor-cycle-studio-deals <div class="node-body article-body">Newly hired President Heather Harris is spearheading the franchise's development.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/cyclebars-franchising-efforts-snag-100-indoor-cycle-studio-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/cyclebars-franchising-efforts-snag-100-indoor-cycle-studio-deals#comments For-profits Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:05:00 +0000 42151 at http://clubindustry.com <p>CycleBar&nbsp;currently has locations in Cincinnati, Detroit and Wellesley, Massachusetts.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy CycleBar.)</p> Entrepreneur Associated with CrossFit Gyms Faces Lawsuit from Former Business Partner http://clubindustry.com/profits/entrepreneur-associated-crossfit-gyms-faces-lawsuit-former-business-partner <div class="node-body article-body">The lawsuit filed by John Franklin earlier this month accuses Joshua Newman of misappropriating over $400,000 from their joint business venture.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/entrepreneur-associated-crossfit-gyms-faces-lawsuit-former-business-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/entrepreneur-associated-crossfit-gyms-faces-lawsuit-former-business-partner#comments For-profits Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:06:00 +0000 42101 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The suit filed this month&nbsp;is the latest legal trouble facing Joshua Newman.&nbsp;(Photo by Thinkstock).</p> Gold's Gym Ranks First on J.D. Power Health and Fitness Center Satisfaction Report http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-ranks-first-jd-power-health-and-fitness-center-satisfaction-report <div class="node-body article-body">The inaugural J.D. Power Health and Fitness Center Satisfaction report gave Gold's Gym a score of 836 on a 1,000 point scale.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-ranks-first-jd-power-health-and-fitness-center-satisfaction-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-ranks-first-jd-power-health-and-fitness-center-satisfaction-report#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:59:00 +0000 42091 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The report said Gold&#39;s Gym performed particularly well in the equipment condition, variety of classes offered and safety factors.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy Gold&#39;s Gym).</p>