Fitness and Exercise News

04/16/2014 11:00 AM

Crunch Franchise Announces New Location In Poughkeepsie, NY

NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch, the health club chain best known for making serious fitness fun through unique programming and cutting-edge training, announces the first location in the Hudson Valley, midway between New York City and Albany in Poughkeepsie, NY.  The new location, located at 2 Neptune Road, Poughkeepsie, New York, is set to open in June bringing its 'No Judgments ...

04/16/2014 07:30 AM

Planet Fitness Opens New Facility at Mall of Monroe in Michigan

MONROE, Mich., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, the nation's leading health club chain, announced it will be opening a new club in Monroe, at 2121 North Monroe Street, located at the Mall of Monroe. Every cardio machine is connected to an entertainment system consisting of 26 widescreen HD televisions.  Planet Fitness also offers upper and lower body strength machines, a 30-minute ...

04/15/2014 06:30 AM

5 Ways Tech Is Forever Changing Fitness Franchises

With apps, wearable tech and the ability to micromanage franchisees across the country, tech is giving fitness chains new ways to flex their business muscle.

04/03/2014 12:23 AM

Hire Fitness Launch New E-Commerce Website

Leading home fitness equipment hire company, Hire Fitness, has launched a new e-commerce website platform to replace their old site, to further enhance the customer experience and drive further growth for the company. The introduction of a new online order and payment system, fresh functionality and rich content including fitness tips and advice, all dramatically improves the customer experience ...

04/11/2014 06:10 PM

Free physical fitness and recreational facilities available at Yanbu corniche

FREE FOR ALL: The Yanbu Corniche provides physical fitness equipment free of charge to the public. (AN photo)

04/02/2014 11:00 AM

Punching Above Its Weight, the Boutique Fitness Franchise Trend Is Taking Off

The landscape may still be dominated by big-box gyms, but smaller more niche services are quickly gaining ground.

04/03/2014 05:26 AM

Gym Source, Cybex and All Hands Working Prepare $18,000 Donation to First West Chester Fire Company in West Chester, PA.

Gym Source, the nation’s leading provider of innovative fitness solutions, is pleased to announce that together with Cybex International and All Hands Working, an organization dedicated to supporting health and wellness for firefighters and first responders, more than $18,000 worth of premium fitness equipment will be donated, delivered and installed on April 6, 2014, to the First West Chester ...

03/28/2014 12:38 PM

Nautilus, Inc. Offers Genesis Credit® Second Look Financing

Nautilus, Inc. , a leader in innovative home fitness equipment, is pleased to announce a partnership with Genesis Financial Solutions to offer Genesis Credit second-look

04/15/2014 04:06 PM

BMHS fitness center nearing completion

From left; Klobucar Construction Job Superintendent William Geissler hands a check over to Beloit Memorial High School Assistant Principal for Athletics and Activities Chuck Seils for $1,471 to be used for the fitness center.

04/09/2014 03:02 PM

Harley Pasternak: Four Fantastic, Fun Fitness Toys You Can Try

Fresh off a visit to a workout equipment tradeshow, the celebrity trainer shares his picks for great workouts