Media & Technology: Equipment
High-tech Swimsuits Result in World Records, Antitrust Lawsuit
by Andrew Cohen June 2009
High-tech swimsuits have resulted in hundreds of new world records and one old-fashioned antitrust lawsuit.
Skyrocketing Costs of Raw Materials and Fuel Affecting Price of Exercise Equipment
by Andrew Cohen September 2008
Skyrocketing costs of raw materials and fuel are putting tremendous upward pressure on the pricing of strength equipment.
Push-Button Technology Designed to Eradicate MRSA In Showers
by Paul Steinbach June 2008
Push-button technology takes on the dirty job of eradicating MRSA in showers.
Fitness Centers May Have Duty of Care Regarding AEDs
by John T. Wolohan April 2008
A court's decision may signal a change in fitness centers' duty of care with regard to AEDs.
High-Tech Scoreboards and Video Displays Finding Favor In High Schools
by Paul Steinbach January 2008
High-tech scoreboard and video display concepts are racking up points among high schools.
Motivate with New Technology
by Heather Peavey December 2007
As new technology gains a foothold in the fitness equipment market, it can be difficult to sort through the newest products to determine the best fit for your fitness center. One of the first steps is translating technobabble into helpful, easily identifiable categories.
Trainers Increasingly See e-Training Devices as Moneymakers
by Nicholas Brown September 2007
Trainers and e-training devices are finding more profitability by making peace, not war.
Sustainability Moves into the Mainstream of Recreation Facility Design
by Marvin Bynum August 2007
Designers are taking sustainable design from the fringes to the mainstream of recreation facility architecture.
One On One: U.S. Baseball Fan Joel Ehrendreich Is Launching Programs in India
by Nicholas Brown July 2007
U.S. baseball fan Joel Ehrendreich is launching programs in India.
States Take a Fresh Look at Metal Bats
by Michael Popke June 2007
States are taking a fresh look at a decades-old debate.