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  • Schutt Nearing Deal for Padded Youth Football Helmets

    by Josh Kosman July 2016

    Amid declining long-term participation in both youth and high school football, the country's biggest football helmet maker is nearing a deal that could bring widespread distribution to padded safety helmet coverings by 2017, sources close to the deal said last week.

  • Businessman's Gift Bolsters HS Training Facility

    by Marc Pendleton July 2016

    The only thing Ron Hemelgarn would turn down from Ponitz High School head football coach Jim Place is a request to join the coaching staff. That's because the commute route would include his Michigan residence.

  • New Product Roundup: Full Body Press, Technology and More

    by AB Staff June 2016

    This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Eye-Tracking Device May Help Concussion Diagnoses

    by Jason Scott March 2016

    As concerns about concussions and head injuries continue to dominate the discussion when it comes to sports at all levels, businesses are flocking to find ways to prevent, treat and diagnose the condition in hopes of improving outcomes.

  • New Sport Comes to Sun Life Stadium

    by Emily Attwood February 2016

    As athletic organizations advance policies to keep drones away from their venues, Miami's Sun Life Stadium recently opened its gates and welcomed in a pack of the unmanned aerial devices and their operators for a new sporting event--drone races.

  • Sponsored Video: Technogym SKILLMILL

    by AB Editors February 2016

    This sponsored content was paid for by Technogym. What is sponsored content?

    The result of Technogym’s 20-year experience as official fitness equipment supplier to the Olympics, SKILLMILL™, is the first machine to allow everyday athletes to improve their power, speed, stamina and agility in a single product.
     

    For fitness facility operators, the SKILLMILL™ is an ideal solution for group exercise or small circuit training applications.

  • Product Spotlight: Cardio Equipment

    by AB Editors February 2016

    These products appeared in the January/February issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Keeping Cardio Users Entertained

    by Emily Attwood February 2016

    This article appeared in the January/February issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Will a Crumpling Helmet Make Football Safer?

    by Jason Scott January 2016

    As concerns about concussions continue to grow, especially around football, companies and policy makers have been looking for ways to make the game safer.

  • How Fitness Technology Is Helping Facilities Create Better Communities

    by AB Editors December 2015

    This sponsored content is brought to you by Technogym. What is sponsored content?

    Connected cloud-based fitness equipment is a win-win for exercisers and facilities alike. Cloud-connected equipment uses individual data to offer unique challenges to exercisers, allowing them to compete with themselves, among each other, or even with other facilities across the globe. These challenges keep users engaged, and encourage them to become active members of the facility community. Athletic Business has more in the video and story below: