News http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7474/more en Chelsea Piers Connecticut's Mollie Marcoux Named Director of Athletics at Princeton http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton <div class="node-body article-body">Mollie Marcoux, the executive director of Chelsea Piers Connecticut, was hired as the director of athletics at Princeton University, her alma mater.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/chelsea-piers-connecticuts-mollie-marcoux-named-director-athletics-princeton#comments For-profits Universities Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:09:00 +0000 28201 at http://clubindustry.com YMCA of Milwaukee to Undergo Restructuring in Face of $30 Million Debt http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-milwaukee-undergo-restructuring-face-30-million-debt <div class="node-body article-body">The YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee is reportedly set to undergo a major restructuring that could include the closing of some of its branches. The restructuring is a result of the Y's $30 million debt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-milwaukee-undergo-restructuring-face-30-million-debt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/ymca-milwaukee-undergo-restructuring-face-30-million-debt#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:01:00 +0000 28141 at http://clubindustry.com Pennsylvania Clubs Close; Court-Appointed Receiver Steps Down http://clubindustry.com/profits/pennsylvania-clubs-close-court-appointed-receiver-steps-down <div class="node-body article-body">All three Lehigh Valley (PA) Racquet and Fitness Clubs, formerly known as 24-7 Fitness Clubs, closed earlier this month, and the bankruptcy court-appointed receiver in charge of the clubs has resigned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/pennsylvania-clubs-close-court-appointed-receiver-steps-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/pennsylvania-clubs-close-court-appointed-receiver-steps-down#comments For-profits Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:39:00 +0000 28131 at http://clubindustry.com Med-Fit Systems Puts Nautilus Commercial Up for Sale http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/med-fit-systems-puts-nautilus-commercial-sale <div class="node-body article-body">Med-Fit Systems Inc., the Fallbrook, CA-based manufacturer of Nautilus commercial fitness equipment, announced Monday it is putting the commercial assets of Nautilus Inc. up for sale and is cutting staff at its plant in Independence, VA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/med-fit-systems-puts-nautilus-commercial-sale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/med-fit-systems-puts-nautilus-commercial-sale#comments Manufacturers Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:54:00 +0000 28111 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Med-Fit Systems recently laid off staff at this plant in Independence, VA, where the company manufactures Nautilus equipment.<em> File photo courtesy of Med-Fit Systems.</em></p> LA Fitness to Rebrand Seattle's Vision Quest Clubs, Close Four and Transfer Memberships http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships <div class="node-body article-body">Fitness International LLC, the owner and operator of Irvine, CA-based LA Fitness, is rebranding the Vision Quest Sport and Fitness clubs in the greater Seattle area as LA Fitness. Fitness International acquired all 10 Vision Quest clubs in late December 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships#comments la fitness Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:26:00 +0000 27921 at http://clubindustry.com Millennium's Million Inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers <div class="node-body article-body">Smaiyra Million, CEO of Millennium Partners Sports Club Management, Boston, has been inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers#comments For-profits Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:56:00 +0000 27821 at http://clubindustry.com Health Club Revenue, Memberships Increase in 2013 http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Overall memberships and revenue generated by health clubs in the United States increased in 2013, according to figures released Monday by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013#comments For-profits Freemium Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:45:00 +0000 27791 at http://clubindustry.com NIRSA Conference and Expo Set for Nashville http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville <div class="node-body article-body">The 65th NIRSA Annual Conference and Recreational Sports Exposition will take place April 23-26 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/nirsa-conference-and-expo-set-nashville#comments Universities Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:16:00 +0000 27811 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Last year&#39;s NIRSA Conference and Expo took place in Las Vegas. This year&#39;s conference will be April 23-26 in Nashville. <em>Photo courtesy of NIRSA.</em></p> Summary Judgment Granted to LA Fitness http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">LA Fitness, Irvine, CA, was granted summary judgment in a case involving a member who claimed he was injured in a fight that broke out in a basketball game at a club in Pennsylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness#comments la fitness Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:21:00 +0000 27781 at http://clubindustry.com Shootings at JCC, Retirement Home in Kansas City Area Leave Three Dead http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead <div class="node-body article-body">A suspect was arrested today after three people were killed in shootings that took place at the Jewish Community Center as well as a local senior assisted living center in the Kansas City, MO, suburb of Overland Park, KS.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/shootings-jcc-retirement-home-kansas-city-area-leave-three-dead#comments Nonprofits Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:44:00 +0000 27771 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, KS, was closed Monday after shootings the day before claimed the lives of a high school student and his grandfather. <em>Photo courtesy of Katie Ferrell, FOX 4 News.</em></p>