Universities http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7549/more en Texas Tech Embraces Functional Fitness with Raider Escape Room http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-embraces-functional-fitness-raider-escape-room <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Texas Tech University has partnered with Escape Fitness and Marathon Fitness to transform two dormant racquetball courts into a functional fitness training facility on its Lubbock campus&mdash;the first of its kind among Lone Star state universities.</p></div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-embraces-functional-fitness-raider-escape-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/universities/texas-tech-embraces-functional-fitness-raider-escape-room#comments Manufacturers Universities Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:15:00 +0000 59811 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The 1,600-square-foot Raider Escape Room features functional training equipment from Escape Fitness and Marathon Fitness. (Photo courtesy Texas Tech University.)</p> Property Briefs: Healthtrax Opens Renovated Space, Dallas YMCA Re-Opens, Omaha YMCA to Expand http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-healthtrax-opens-renovated-space-dallas-ymca-re-opens-omaha-ymca-expand <div class="node-body article-body">The fitness industry saw renovations, openings and closings during the past few weeks from companies such as Healthtrax Fitness & Wellness, the Moody Family YMCA, the YMCA of Greater Omaha, Andrews University and more. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-healthtrax-opens-renovated-space-dallas-ymca-re-opens-omaha-ymca-expand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-healthtrax-opens-renovated-space-dallas-ymca-re-opens-omaha-ymca-expand#comments For-profits Universities Wed, 05 Oct 2016 13:36:00 +0000 58431 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Healthtrax Fitness &amp; Wellness CEO Steve Capezzone&nbsp;(center with scissors)&nbsp;and colleagues cut the ribbon for the company&#39;s renovated Newington, Connecticut,&nbsp;location. (Photo courtesy&nbsp;Healthtrax.)</p> Property Briefs: Wellness Center Closes, YMCA Partners with College, University Opens Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center <div class="node-body article-body">Orlando Health, University of Tampa, Lee County YMCA and others make moves to close, open or partner on fitness facilities. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-wellness-center-closes-ymca-partners-college-university-opens-rec-center#comments For-profits Medical Nonprofits Universities Tue, 06 Sep 2016 22:04:00 +0000 57771 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Some of the latest gym openings and remodels involve YMCAs and university rec centers. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Property Briefs: University Opens $52 Million Rec Center, Colts Owner Donates to Local YMCA http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca <div class="node-body article-body">The owner of the Indianapolis Colts accelerates local YMCA developments, and Worcester State University and Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital unveil new fitness centers.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-university-opens-52-million-rec-center-colts-owner-donates-local-ymca#comments For-profits Medical Nonprofits Universities Tue, 06 Sep 2016 22:04:00 +0000 58051 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Some of the latest gym openings and remodels involve YMCAs and university and medical fitness centers. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> 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>