Jan. 14 2008
Star Trac, the fastest-growing company in commercial fitness, is partnering with New York Sports Clubs and Snapple to fight the teen obesity epidemic with a 24-hour Spin-a-Thon, called Saints & Spinners,... View More
Jan. 14 2008
The word "certification" headlining an article is enough to send shivers up my spine. It's a tired, controversial subject and has been unfairly scrutinized at times, although there are admittedly abuses... View More
Jan. 14 2008
The annual FitnessFest Conference and Expo is coming to Tempe, Arizona from April 16-20. This conference, the largest of its kind in the Southwest, offers fitness professionals the opportunity to earn... View More
Jan. 9 2008
On January 7, 2008, seven local residents will embark on The Journey, a three month fitness challenge that will transform their lives and raise money for seven area charities. The Journey participants... View More
Dec. 7 2007
Perhaps the best way to fight cancer is to prevent it from developing in the first place. The latest biological, medical and social research behind cancer prevention will be the focus of the American Association... View More
Nov. 28 2007
NOCA/NCCA (National Organization of Competency Assurance/National Commission for Competency Assurance) announces that the IFPA, the leader in practical fitness education and training and certification,... View More
Nov. 28 2007
The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) recently released IHRSA's 2007 Guide to Membership Retention: Industry Lessons on What and What Not to Do, authored by John McCarthy,... View More
Nov. 21 2007
The International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) brings their annual international convention and trade show to San Diego, California on March 5-8, 2008. IHRSA is a not-for-profit... View More
Nov. 5 2007
The worldwide health and fitness industry will recognize the first annual United Nations-observed World Diabetes Day by kicking off an outreach initiative to educate people across the globe on how exercise... View More
Oct. 26 2007
As a woman-owned company, Peak Pilates is proud and honored to support and help bring awareness to the fight against breast cancer. We have joined with Shape magazine and the Breast Cancer Research... View More
Oct. 26 2007
Body Bar Systems, a premier fitness company specializing in products and educational tools for fitness enthusiasts of all ages and abilities, today announced its sponsorship of The Trish Saunders Womens... View More
Oct. 24 2007
Health clubs across the country will kick off 2008 with I Lost It at the Club! an eight-week program designed to help current and prospective club members fulfill their New Years resolutions to lose weight... View More
Oct. 12 2007
Once a year, thousands of Police, Fire, EMS and other first responders participate in Annual 911 Fitness Challenges. Benefits include improved health, fitness, productivity, efficiency, reduced absenteeism,... View More
Oct. 12 2007
Sport & Health Clubs, Washington, DCs largest family of fitness clubs, engaged 800 cyclists and spinning enthusiasts in a cycling tour, collectively traveling 20,000 miles roughly the total combined distance... View More
Sept. 28 2007
The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) has appointed Richard Cotton, MA, national director of certification programs. Cotton has worked in the health and fitness industry for nearly 30 years... View More
Sept. 26 2007
The Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist® (CSCS® ) certification has been approved for four continuing education credit hours by the Idaho State Board of Physical Therapy Licensure (the... View More
Sept. 26 2007
The Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist® (CSCS®) certification has been approved for 1.5 (15 hours) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) by the Delaware Examining Board of Physical Therapists... View More
Sept. 14 2007
The most successful colleges and universities in NCAA Division 1-A sports rely on Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist® (CSCS®) credential holders to create a foundation for building... View More
Sept. 7 2007
Continuing education is an important part of the NSCA Certification Commission's role in promoting the ongoing competency of its Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists® (CSCS®) and NSCA-Certified... View More
Aug. 23 2007
The NSCA Certification Commission has announced the official launch of its new interactive microsite, www.youcangofarther.com. The microsite is designed to be an engaging and entertaining interactive... View More