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Why Fitness Operators Are Equipping Their Facilities With Versatile Cardio and Strength Equipment
When Green Mountain CrossFit became Green Mountain Community Fitness in January 2020, the Berlin, Vt., facility expanded from 10,000 to 57,000 square feet — allowing owners Nick Petterssen and his wife, Cady Hart-Petterssen, to widen the breadth...
November 7, 2022
Acoustic Panels Form Visual Ribbon at Cornell College’s Richard and Norma Small Athletic and Wellness Center
From the moment visitors enter Cornell College’s Richard and Norma Small Athletic and Wellness Center, which officially opened in October 2022 in Mount Vernon, Iowa, their eye is drawn from the lobby lounge area...
October 7, 2022
How Exercise Can Accelerate PTSD Recovery
Posttraumatic stress disorder affects one in 30 civilians and up to 10 times as many veterans. This condition can occur when distressing events cause...
October 3, 2022
New Study: More Muscle-Strengthening Exercise Extends Life, Even in Elderly
A new study published Monday found that adults who did more muscle-strengthening exercise in a week had a lower risk of death for any reason than adults who did strength training less than those who did not...
October 18, 2022
Watch: Center for Athletics, Recreation and Wellness Opens at Pomona College
The new Center for Athletics, Recreation and Wellness at Pomona College opened Friday in Claremont, Calif...
October 17, 2022
City Denies South Miami Gym A License Over Unpaid Fines
A gym owner in South Miami, Fla., said he may be forced to shut down after the city has denied the business its license over unpaid fees, but the owner claims...
October 12, 2022
5 Steps Toward Maximizing Effectiveness of Key Performance Indicators
In January 2020, I wrote an article for AB titled, “In Decision-Making, Real Always Trumps Feel.” The premise is that better decisions are made when you use data and information rather than a “gut” feeling...
October 3, 2022
Crossfit Box Owner Saves Gym-Goer's Life With AED
The life of gym-goer in Evanston, Ill., was saved after the owner of the club where he was working out acted quickly and administered an AED to restart his heart.
October 6, 2022
How Fitness Clubs Can Increase Engagement by Promoting Exercise’s Sleep Benefits
Research suggests that sleep and exercise are bidirectionally related, such that each impacts the other. When we get quality sleep, it enhances our motivation to work out and can improve our exercise performance. And one overlooked benefit of...
September 8, 2022
Woman Calls 911 After Getting Stuck in Gym Inversion Table
An Ohio woman had to call 911 after she got stuck hanging upside down on an inversion table at her gym.
August 31, 2022
Texas Coaches Association, Donor Gift HS New Weight Room
The Cedar Hill (Texas) High School athletic department is the first recipient of the Texas High School Coaches Association's “Iron Sharpens Iron” Program, which presented Longhorn athletics with a revamped, state-of-the-art weight room.
August 26, 2022
Facility Friday: Refurbished Campus Fitness Center, Athletics Master Village, HS 'Fieldhouse'
August 19, 2022
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Ohio State Athletics Hit Record Revenue of $251M in 2022
Ohio State's athletic department is looking back on an impressive 2022, after a fiscal review of the year revealed record-setting revenue surpassing a quarter of a billion dollars.
Safety & Security
On-Court Food Delivery Prank Prompts Duquesne to Talk Security
Facility Friday: Providence College's Locker Room, Auburn's Football Performance Center, HS Tennis Center
Practice & Conditioning
Two Athletic Domes Collapse in Maine After Heavy, Wet Snow
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AB Show 2023 in Baltimore
AB Show is a solution-focused event for athletics, fitness, recreation and military professionals.
Nov 1-4, 2023
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