UAE Fitness Trends

Not unlike many other countries worldwide, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is struggling with obesity and the health problems that arise alongside it. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 80% of men and 67% of women in the UAE are currently overweight. Conditions such as Type 2 Diabetes, Heart Disease and Auto Immune Diseases are […]

Fitness Centers and Wellness in Multi Family Residential Complexes

In the past, gyms may have been a line item on a to do list for developers and property managers of residential complexes. With the rise in health and wellness trends, people are looking for a fitness center amenity that is well thought out and catered to their needs. In fact, 55% of possible residents […]

Changing Trends in Hotel Fitness Centers

Hotels are increasingly being geared toward an upgraded “at home” experience.  Hotel stays are now meant to have all the comforts of home with the increased amenities that a hotel has to offer.  With health and wellness being a large part of both business and leisure travelers’ routines, hotels are taking notice and keeping up […]

Changing Wellness Trends in Office Building Amenity Offerings

As millennials make up more of the workforce, there is a greater reflection of their lifestyle on office environments. Current work demands include longer hours, efficient productivity and employee teamwork. Millennials are looking for amenities and benefits at work that integrate the workplace into their quality of life. The old office style of closed off […]

Top 5 Fitness Trends of 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

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 […]

How and Why To Get A Preventive Maintenance Program

How and Why To Get A Preventive Maintenance Program Truth: Gyms can benefit from a preventive maintenance programs as they keep equipment in top condition, ensuring that equipment continues to function well. But a PM program must be administered correctly for the best results. What is preventive maintenance, anyway? Improving equipment life-span, preventive maintenance includes […]

7 Gym Management Tips

7 Gym Management Tips Owning a fitness business isn’t only about having the best trainers in town, getting topnotch equipment or being in an ideal high-traffic location, but also about managing it well. No matter how prepared you are in building a gym, you should not miss the all-important aspect of health club management because […]

Multi-Gyms In The Home – Save Big On Gym Memberships!

What You Might Want to Know About Multi-Gyms So you are deciding to buy home fitness equipment but you’re hesitant because you have a small, limited space, not mentioning the fact that you’re looking to train different muscle groups now that you have decided to get back into shape. Maybe you have heard of multi-gyms. […]