- 22 Jul: Physical Activity Tax Incentive Clears Major Hurdle
Source: Sports & Fitness Industry Association
SILVER SPRING, MD – July 21, 2014 – The Personal Health Investment Today Act (PHIT HR956) took a major step forward recently when Congress released its estimate of the investment Americans would make in physical activity if allowed to use money in pre-tax medical accounts, also known as a score. T...
- 21 Jul: Experts to Deliver Keynotes at 2014 World Aquatic Conference
Source: National Swimming Pool Foundation
Colorado Springs, Colorado, July 17, 2014 — World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHCTM) organizers announce four exceptional keynote talks that will provide insights on the unknown benefits of aquatics to the populations we serve.
- 18 Jul: ACE Personal Trainer Represents Comprehensive Resource
Source: American Council on Exercise
SAN DIEGO, July 17, 2014 – Addressing the needs of an aging and increasingly overweight population, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) has released a new, comprehensive resource that prepares personal trainers to play a key role in the healthcare continuum.
- 17 Jul: SFA Details Massive Spending Trend
Source: The Sports Facilities Advisory
(Clearwater, FL) July 17, 2014— Youth team sports is an industry that has proven to grow even in times of financial hardship. According to data collected from research and reports conducted by the Sports and Fitness Industry Association (SFIA), in 2009, sharp declines in sales in all sports sectors occurred,...
- 16 Jul: Octane Fitness Invents Zero-Impact Running with Zero Runner
Source: Octane Fitness
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. – July 16, 2014 – Delivering the powerful conditioning benefits of running without stressful pounding on the joints, the new Zero Runner from Octane Fitness, LLC, is revolutionizing running as a one-of-a-kind training solution that already has received rave reviews at races around the United States.