Facilities: Fitness & Training
Certifications Gaining Respect
by Ronale Tucker Rhodes December 2006
The importance of trainers and instructors possessing reliable and credible certifications continues to be at the forefront of industry discussion.
Opening a Pilates Studio
by Amy Scanlin December 2006
When opening a Pilates studio, making the right decisions about location, staff and programming can be difficult. However, help is out there. Get some advice from others who have started successful Pilates businesses.
Ready to Sell That Old Treadmill?
by Anne B. McDonnell October 2006
When it comes time to sell your used equipment, one option for facility operators is to sell to equipment remanufacturers. But, before you go down that road, these tips will help you understand the buying process, what the remanufacturers are looking for and how the purchase price is determined.
Campus Fitness Satellites Allow Students to Get Fit on Their Own Terms
by Marvin Bynum September 2006
Free of the amenities of a large rec center, campus fitness satellites allow students to get fit on their own terms.
by Marvin Bynum June 2006
Whether designed to accommodate football practice, pickup basketball or both, indoor athletic facilities must always live up to their height.
by Paul Steinbach December 2005
Savvy administrators in state-of-the-art facilities are turning campus rec into a wellness exercise.
Free At Last
by Marvin Bynum August 2005
Metal building elements are allowing architects an increasing measure of aesthetic liberty in the design of athletic, fitness and recreation facilities.
Top 20 Product Trends from the Past 20 Years
by Anne B. McDonnell July 2005
The past 20 years have seen much invention in cardio and strength equipment, but the standards have stood the test of time.
Top 20 Facility Trends
by Ronale Tucker Rhodes July 2005
From bodybuilding to express workouts, fitness centers have evolved to cater to their changing markets.
Best Foot Forward
by Michael Popke May 2005
Cardiovascular fitness equipment manufacturers strive to advance technology while simplifying the user experience.