Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en University of Arkansas at Fort Smith Debuts Rec and Wellness Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-arkansas-fort-smith-debuts-rec-and-wellness-center <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Arkansas at Fort Smith opened its new $11 million, 47,000-square-foot rec and wellness center this week after students voted to pay a $100 per semester fee to get it built. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-arkansas-fort-smith-debuts-rec-and-wellness-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/university-arkansas-fort-smith-debuts-rec-and-wellness-center#comments Universities Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:11:00 +0000 57471 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Groundbreaking for the $11 million rec and wellness center at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith occurred in spring 2014. The official opening happened Aug. 22. (Photo courtesy the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith.)</p> College of William & Mary to Build Wellness Center Separate from Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/college-william-mary-build-wellness-center-separate-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">The College of William & Mary plans to open a $17 million, 28,600-square-foot wellness center in 2018, but the center will not include fitness offerings, which will continue to be offered in the LEED-certified rec center built in 2006. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/college-william-mary-build-wellness-center-separate-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/college-william-mary-build-wellness-center-separate-rec-center#comments Universities Tue, 16 Aug 2016 18:23:00 +0000 57211 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The College of William &amp; Mary plans to open a wellness center in 2018 with construction to begin in spring 2017.&nbsp;(Rendering courtesy College of William &amp; Mary.)</p> Property Briefs: SoulCycle Expanding in Boston, Planet Fitness in Los Angeles, Orangetheory Fitness in Hawaii http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's property briefs features recent notable openings, real estate transactions and renovations in the health club industry. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h#comments anytime fitness For-profits Wellness Nonprofits Universities equinox Gold's Gym planet fitness Tue, 12 Jul 2016 12:29:00 +0000 56281 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="SoulCycle">SoulCycle</span>&nbsp;will open two new locations in Boston next year, according to a media report. Pictured here is the SoulCycle studio in Malibu, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for&nbsp;SoulCycle.)</p> Penn State, Lyndon State and Southern Adventist Rank First in National Collegiate Fitness Index Rankings http://clubindustry.com/universities/penn-state-lyndon-state-and-southern-adventist-rank-first-national-collegiate-fitness-i <div class="node-body article-body">The National Collegiate Fitness Index ranks collegiate and university campuses for physical and programmatic resources that promote active living and healthy lifestyles.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/penn-state-lyndon-state-and-southern-adventist-rank-first-national-collegiate-fitness-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/penn-state-lyndon-state-and-southern-adventist-rank-first-national-collegiate-fitness-i#comments Wellness Universities Tue, 05 Jul 2016 18:04:00 +0000 56021 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The student fitness center at Penn State University helped the university rank No. 1 on the large public university list. (Photo courtesy Penn State University.)</p> Property Briefs: Two Gold's Gyms Acquired by Planet Fitness, Former NFL Player's Wellness Center, $60 Million Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60 <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's property briefs features recent notable openings, real estate transactions and renovations in the health club industry. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60#comments anytime fitness For-profits Wellness Nonprofits Universities Gold's Gym la fitness planet fitness Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55841 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Two&nbsp;Gold&#39;s Gym&nbsp;locations in Spartanburg, South Carolina, have been sold to&nbsp;Planet Fitness, according to a media report.</p> Property Briefs: acac Fitness & Wellness Club Opens, New UFC Gym Market, CycleBar's Detroit Plans http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's property briefs features recent notable openings, real estate transactions and renovations in the health club industry. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits Nonprofits Universities la fitness planet fitness Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55701 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The acac Fitness &amp; Wellness location in Lutherville, Maryland. (Photo courtesy acac Fitness &amp; Wellness.)</p> Northern Kentucky University Campus Recreation Center Earns LEED Gold Certification http://clubindustry.com/universities/northern-kentucky-university-campus-recreation-center-earns-leed-gold-certification <div class="node-body article-body">The Campus Recreation Center earned a LEED Gold certification, making it the first building on the Northern Kentucky University campus to earn such recognition.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/northern-kentucky-university-campus-recreation-center-earns-leed-gold-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/northern-kentucky-university-campus-recreation-center-earns-leed-gold-certification#comments Universities Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:27:00 +0000 55551 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Northern Kentucky University finished the expansion and renovation of the&nbsp;Campus Recreation Center in October 2015. (Photo courtesy Northern Kentucky University.)</p> Property Briefs: Large Planet Fitness in Kansas City, Genesis Health Clubs Expansion, $35 Million YMCA http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's property briefs features recent notable openings, real estate transactions and renovations in the health club industry. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y#comments 24 hour fitness anytime fitness For-profits Nonprofits Universities Gold's Gym la fitness planet fitness Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55391 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The 29,000-square-foot Planet Fitness gym in Shawnee Mission, Kansas, expected to open this year will&nbsp;be the largest Planet Fitness location in the Kansas City metro area. (Photo by Planet Fitness.)</p> Anschutz Health and Wellness Center Searches for New Executive Director http://clubindustry.com/universities/anschutz-health-and-wellness-center-searches-new-executive-director <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center is seeking a new executive director after James Hill's resignation.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/anschutz-health-and-wellness-center-searches-new-executive-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/anschutz-health-and-wellness-center-searches-new-executive-director#comments Wellness Universities Wed, 30 Mar 2016 21:46:00 +0000 51891 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">The University of Colorado School of Medicine is conducting a national search for a new executive director for its Anschutz Health &amp; Wellness Center. (Photo courtesy Anschutz Health &amp; Wellness Center</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px; line-height: 20px;">.)</span></p> UConn Board Approves Revised Planning Budget for $100 Million Student Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/universities/uconn-board-approves-revised-planning-budget-100-million-student-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">The project is currently in the design phase and is expected to open in 2019.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/uconn-board-approves-revised-planning-budget-100-million-student-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/uconn-board-approves-revised-planning-budget-100-million-student-rec-center#comments Universities Fri, 26 Feb 2016 22:21:00 +0000 50171 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The approved budget was based on estimates from a construction manager who prepared a conceptual estimate of probable cost. (Photo courtesy University of Connecticut.)</p>