RECENT ARTICLES
  • After Controversy, Fitness Center to Allow Crop Tops

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    St. Thomas University of Fredericton, NB, has released a new policy regarding appropriate attire at the J.B. O’Keefe Fitness Centre, two months after a crop top worn by a female student caused a small controversy.

  • Teens Exchange Service for CrossFit Memberships

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    A CrossFit box in Truckee, Calif., is engaging teens by offering free classes in exchange for community service. 

  • Product Spotlight 2019: Cardio Equipment

    by Courtney Cameron January 2019

    Check out these products as seen in the January | February 2019 issue.

  • Why Investment in Connected Cardio Equipment Makes Sense

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    "There isn't a ton of pitch," says Tom Boyle, vice president and general manager at Life Fitness, when asked how he talks to customers about upgrading their cardio equipment. "Most people understand that this is just the world that we're living in, and then for us it's really understanding, 'What are your pain points? What do you need?' "

  • Rockford University Partners with Park District Facility

    by Paul Steinbach January 2019

    The Rockford University softball team has found a home away from home. Through a partnership with the local park district, the Illinois school is relocating its practices from a cramped campus gymnasium to full indoor fields at the local park district's Mercyhealth's Sportscore Two campus.

  • Honolulu School Gets Funding for Overdue Complex

    by Courtney Cameron January 2019

    After years of petitioning, Campbell High School in Honolulu has been granted a $1 million budget to begin the planning and design of a new sports complex.

  • Martial Arts Studio Owner Plays Bruce Lee in Film

    by Paul Steinbach January 2019

    Mike Moh grew up in Minnesota idolizing Bruce Lee. On June 26, the 35-year-old father of three will appear on the big screen as Lee, the legendary martial artist and actor, in Quentin Tarantino's new film "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood." How did the proprietor of a martial arts school in Waunakee, Wis., wind up in the same cast with Kurt Russell, Margot Robbie, Al Pacino and Leonardo DiCaprio? With a fighting spirit, as AB senior editor Paul Steinbach learned during a conversation with Moh on Lee's birthday, Nov. 27.

  • Tim McGraw Launches Line of Fitness Clubs

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    Tim McGraw can add fitness guru to his resume, as the country singer officially opens his own line of fitness clubs in Nashville later this week.

  • Police Warn Fitness Patrons to Guard Against Thieves

    by Jason Scott January 2019

    Police in Henrico County, Virginia are warning the community about a string of smash-and-grab thefts targeting cars parked at fitness centers.

  • Tennessee Bill Aims to Eliminate Fitness Tax

    by Andy Berg January 2019

    Senators in Tennessee are hoping to do their part in promoting fitness by eliminating a tax on health clubs and fitness facilities in the state.