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Top 5 Fitness Trends of 2016

Posted on March 4, 2016

Top 5 Fitness Trends of 2016  2016 is off to a fantastic start – many new gyms are opening and even more are upgrading their equipment and services. While this is amazing for the industry as a whole, individual gyms will have fiercer competition for their market share. To help you stay ahead of your […]


Selling Gym Memberships: How To Be A Natural

Posted on February 29, 2016

Is your club terrible at selling gym memberships? It’s ok – you’re not alone. Despite your big heart and your passion for helping the community address their fitness and health, selling gym memberships is not about pitching your facilities and pricing alone, there is a lot more to it than that. Chances are, prospects approach […]


8 Questions to Ask When Opening a Fitness Studio

Posted on September 18, 2015

8 Questions to Ask When Opening a Fitness Studio     You have been in the fitness industry for years working as a fitness coach, but now you are thinking of venturing out your own and opening a gym. You want to take on this challenge, to be your own boss and run your studio. […]


Insurance As A Gym Owner – What’s Most Important?

Posted on September 18, 2015

Looking Into Gym Business Insurance You get several benefits being a fitness studio owner, including offering a variety of fitness classes, including yoga, Pilates or strength training, and offering different personal and group training classes to your clients. If your space allows, you can also offer several other features, such as sauna and spa to […]


The Correct Cardio Ratio: How To Monetize Your Cardio Section Effectively

Posted on September 17, 2015

Are You Using The Correct Cardio Ratio? Do you have enough treadmills and ellipticals? Bikes? How many rowers is too many? Simple questions, all, but questions that could have far reaching impacts on the performance of your fitness business. For most facilities, not only will your cardio section get the highest foot traffic, it is […]


Staying Fit This Fall

Posted on September 1, 2015

Staying Fit This Fall Fall is the perfect season to prepare for winter fitness. Take advantage of fun exercises during this time so that you can look forward to a fit body during the holidays. More so, snow will be falling soon, inhibiting you from exercising outdoors. You can ramp up your exercise routine because […]


Selling Personal Training In Your Gym

Posted on July 10, 2015

Selling Personal Training in Your Gym Isn’t it time your health club steps up a notch in terms of marketing your services? You’re a personal trainer who has established a new gym in your community and as part of that you’ve hired some additional personal trainers to come and join you in this endeavor. For […]


Are Your Treadmills Positioned For A Major Injury Lawsuit?

Posted on July 8, 2015

Are Your Treadmills Positioned For A Major Injury Lawsuit? Treadmill injuries and even deaths have been increasing in the news recently. The death of Facebook David Goldberg made national U.S. news after it was reported he died after he slipped on a treadmill and struck his head. A news story that should now be on […]


Building a Gym Membership Base by Participating in the Community

Posted on July 7, 2015

Building a Gym Membership Base by Participating in the Community   Low attendance is a major issue in any gym business, and one flaw that is obvious here is that some gym owners fail to show that they’re worth joining by sponsoring, participating or initiating community activities. But while it is important to build a […]


Different Results From Different Cardio Equipment

Posted on June 25, 2015

Different Results From Different Cardio Equipment What do you need to know about cardio machines? Well, for starters, they all share one primary goal: raise your heart rate. An increased heart rate is indicative of several internal processes, but the results are an increased metabolic rate, weight loss, and increased endurance and stamina. No matter […]


Preventive Maintenance: Saving You Piles of Cash from Injury Claims

Posted on June 23, 2015

Preventive Maintenance: Saving You Piles of Cash from Injury Claims Overexercising is not always the cause of gym injuries, poorly-maintained equipment is just as responsible. Your members have chosen your gym because of their goals, including working on a beach body, losing a few pounds, training for sports or improving function, but certainly, getting injured […]


How Important Is Preventive Maintenance?

Posted on June 11, 2015

How Important Is Preventive Maintenance? Also called preventative maintenance, preventive maintenance is a scheduled maintenance action, on new or used gym equipment, and it includes several processes, such as visual inspection, lubrication, electrical test and the operational inspection of the machines, if necessary. Its main purpose is to find worn or damaged parts before the […]


What are the Types of Gyms?

Posted on June 10, 2015

What Are the Types of Gyms? Just like there are different kinds of routines to develop balance, coordination, flexibility and strength, there are also several types of gyms around. Whether you’re looking to join one or looking to expand your community’s range of gyms, it’s important to know what kinds of facilities to expect. The […]


Which Cardio Machine Targets What Part of the Body?

Posted on October 16, 2014

When you want to build something and build it well, you’ve got to have the right tools for the job. At least, that’s what Dad always said, right? Similarly, when it comes to building the gym of your dreams, you want to make sure you’ve got the right machines for the job. But with so […]


What to Eat Before A Workout

Posted on September 17, 2014

  The food you eat prior to exercising plays a large role in the quality of workout you’ll receive. By eating the correct food before you hit the gym, you’ll increase your stamina, boost your performance, and even lower your risk for injuries. You need to ensure you consume quality carbs, lean protein, heart-healthy fats, […]


Corporate Fitness Centers: Great Motivation Tools & Much More

Posted on July 18, 2014

Corporate fitness centers are not only a great way for employees to get in shape – they’re also the perfect motivation tool as well. And if you work for an employer with a fitness center, consider yourself fortunate. Barely half of companies with “Wellness Programs” in place have on-site exercise facilities. In place of an […]


Setting Up a New Gym with Refurbished Exercise Equipment

Posted on June 18, 2014

  Thinking about starting a new gym? With health club memberships on the rise, many smart entrepreneurs are establishing exercise facilities everywhere – big cities, small towns, even rural areas. If you’ve ever thought about starting your own gym (or are actively in the process), getting off the ground with refurbished exercise equipment is a […]


Best Workout Machinery for Functional Training

Posted on May 14, 2014

  When you’re designing a Functional Training Gym, you want to be sure you have the best workout machinery available. Whether you’re setting up a home gym or a full-fledged Functional Training studio for clients, we’ve rounded up a list of the essential equipment needed for a thorough and rewarding workout. You may wish to […]


Brand NEW Rowers and Rowing Machines NOW ON SALE!

Posted on April 11, 2014

Rowers For Sale — Rowing Machines For Sale Cheap! UsedGymEquipment.com is proud to announce that we now have Rowers and Rowing Machines for sale! Rowers and Rowing Machines are an extremely attractive fitness offering in the current exercise equipment market. With a booming emphasis on health and wellness, it’s easy to see why. First and foremost, […]


Star Trac Treadmills

Star Trac Treadmills For Sale

Posted on December 2, 2013

Star Trac Treadmills For Sale, Star Trac 7600 Treadmills Star Trac treadmills for sale here at UsedGymEquipment.com never go out of style! Our customers love the Star Trac treadmills, particularly the Star Trac 7600 Treadmills, for a number of reasons. First and foremost, the Star Trac 7600 Treadmills are some of the best built and […]


Cybex Elliptical Cross Trainers

Cybex 610A Arc Trainers Now In Stock!

Posted on November 18, 2013

Cybex 610A Arc Trainers For Sale At UsedGymEquipment.com! Cybex 610A Arc Trainers are now in stock and ready to ship at UsedGymEquipment.com! You can get amazing deals on Cybex 610A Arc Trainers. And here is the best part: They are remanufactured to be as good as new. At a fraction of the original price! Cybex […]


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