Source: Nautilus Inc.
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Oct. 26, 2017 – Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE: NLS), a leader in innovative fitness equipment, announced that Octane Fitness was recently named Vendor of the Year by Snap Fitness, the first time the fast-growing worldwide franchise has presented this award. At the 2017 international Snap Fitness convention in Las Vegas, the company praised Octane’s dedication to creating top-of-the-line low-impact fitness equipment that helps members achieve their goals.
“Octane’s commitment to the franchisees and its ongoing efforts to support our brand in any way possible led to this award,” said April Fisk, the vice president of global support and development at Lift Brands, which owns Snap Fitness. “They make every attempt to be at each club opening and assist new members with how to use their products.”
Ranked for eight years in the Inc. 5000, and for five years in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500, Snap Fitness has 2,000 clubs in 19 countries, offering affordable, 24/7 workouts to people around the world. Named a Snap Fitness preferred vendor in 2010, Octane equips its facilities with its full commercial product lineup, including standing ellipticals, the xRide® recumbent elliptical, the LateralX® elliptical, the XT-One™ cross trainer, the Zero Runner® exercise machine and the new AirdyneX™ air bike.
“We are always impressed with Octane’s focused efforts at continuing to develop products that are relevant in our space and that have become an important part of our clubs,” noted Fisk. “Not only is the look of the products superior, but the quality and durability are always excellent.”
“Snap Fitness is playing an influential role in making exercise more accessible to individuals globally, and we are thrilled to partner with them in this valuable mission of fueling healthier lives,” said Ryan Simat, general manager and vice president, commercial and specialty, at Octane Fitness.
About Snap Fitness
With 2,000 clubs open or in development in 19 countries, Snap Fitness is the world’s premier 24/7 fitness franchise. Founded in 2003 by Peter Taunton, Snap Fitness provides entrepreneurs an exciting business opportunity with turnkey systems, financing options with low investments and world-class support.
About Nautilus, Inc. Headquartered in Vancouver, Wash., Nautilus, Inc. (NYSE: NLS) is a global fitness solutions company that believes everyone deserves a fit and healthy life. With a brand portfolio including Bowflex®, Nautilus®, Octane Fitness®, Schwinn® and Universal®, Nautilus, Inc. develops innovative products to support healthy living through direct and retail channels as well as in commercial channels with Octane Fitness® products.