News http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7474/more en Bally Member Accused of Killing Another Bally Member with Barbell http://clubindustry.com/bally/bally-member-accused-killing-another-bally-member-barbell <div class="node-body article-body">A member of a Bally Total Fitness in South San Francisco is dead, and another member was arrested for allegedly killing him with a barbell at the club. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/bally/bally-member-accused-killing-another-bally-member-barbell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/bally/bally-member-accused-killing-another-bally-member-barbell#comments bally Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:29:00 +0000 32611 at http://clubindustry.com Health & Fitness Business Expo Closes after 15 Years http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/health-fitness-business-expo-closes-after-15-years <div class="node-body article-body">The Health & Fitness Business Expo, a trade show for the home fitness retail market that opened in 1999, has closed.</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/manufacturers/health-fitness-business-expo-closes-after-15-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/manufacturers/health-fitness-business-expo-closes-after-15-years#comments Manufacturers Shows Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:15:00 +0000 32601 at http://clubindustry.com Report: Crunch Sale Could Fetch More Than $200 Million http://clubindustry.com/crunch/report-crunch-sale-could-fetch-more-200-million <div class="node-body article-body">Crunch, New York, may be heading for a sale that could net more than $200 million, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/crunch/report-crunch-sale-could-fetch-more-200-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/crunch/report-crunch-sale-could-fetch-more-200-million#comments crunch Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:35:00 +0000 32451 at http://clubindustry.com West Seattle YMCA Launches $11 Million Expansion http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/west-seattle-ymca-launches-11-million-expansion <div class="node-body article-body">A branch of the YMCA of Greater Seattle announced the launch of an $11 million expansion project that will increase the size of the Y by 50 percent to 47,000 square feet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/west-seattle-ymca-launches-11-million-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/west-seattle-ymca-launches-11-million-expansion#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:42:00 +0000 32461 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The West Seattle YMCA released a rendering of its expansion project, which is expected to be completed by mid-2016. <em>Image courtesy of the West Seattle YMCA.</em></p> Former CEOs of The Rush Land COO Roles in Industry http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-ceos-rush-land-coo-roles-industry <div class="node-body article-body">Two former CEOs of The Rush Fitness Complex, Knoxville, TN, which was acquired by Gold's Gym in July, have found new roles in the industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-ceos-rush-land-coo-roles-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-ceos-rush-land-coo-roles-industry#comments For-profits Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:03:00 +0000 32421 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 Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:48:00 +0000 32381 at http://clubindustry.com Inc. 5,000 List Includes Several Fitness, Wellness Companies http://clubindustry.com/profits/inc-5000-list-includes-several-fitness-wellness-companies <div class="node-body article-body">The recently released Inc. 5,000 list from Inc. magazine contains several companies from the fitness industry, including club companies, suppliers and wellness companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/inc-5000-list-includes-several-fitness-wellness-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/inc-5000-list-includes-several-fitness-wellness-companies#comments For-profits Manufacturers Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 32371 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Title Boxing Club makes its debut on the Inc. 5,000 list this year. The Overland Park, KS-based company is No. 202 on the list. <em>Photo courtesy of Title Boxing Club.</em></p> NSF Health and Fitness Facilities Standard Withdrawn http://clubindustry.com/profits/nsf-health-and-fitness-facilities-standard-withdrawn <div class="node-body article-body">NSF International has withdrawn the NSF 341 Health/Fitness Facilities Standard that was adopted in 2012 as an American national standard for fitness facility certification.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/nsf-health-and-fitness-facilities-standard-withdrawn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/nsf-health-and-fitness-facilities-standard-withdrawn#comments For-profits Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:23:00 +0000 32341 at http://clubindustry.com Downtown YMCA in San Diego Closing after 90 Years http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/downtown-ymca-san-diego-closing-after-90-years <div class="node-body article-body">The Downtown YMCA in San Diego will close at the end of October, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.</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/nonprofits/downtown-ymca-san-diego-closing-after-90-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/nonprofits/downtown-ymca-san-diego-closing-after-90-years#comments Nonprofits Freemium Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:17:00 +0000 32281 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