Is digital fitness set to become the new norm? Will holographic instructors become reality? And could artificial intelligence change the game entirely? We spoke to one of the industry’s most future-focused experts to find out.
Jean-Michel Fournier is a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and Harvard Business School graduate who is leading digital fitness innovations as CEO of Les Mills Media. Check out his thoughts below on how emerging technologies are set to transform our fitness experiences in this ever-changing new world.
Your members’ readiness to rejoin the public workout space and their comfort level and trust in your leadership will be a high priority. Take extra precautions to prepare your facility and staff to serve with care and confidence. READ MORE
While many Fitness Clubs and Studios in the US, Europe and around the globe are just a few weeks into club closures, our hearts ache for the very difficult decisions so many owners and operators have to make. We at Foundation Fitness and Stages Cycling want to help. Our goal over the coming days is to re-share clear, informed ideas that fitness centers, clubs and studios of all sizes can quickly review, consider and adopt as they apply to confidently prepare for the safest and healthiest return to business and reduce opportunity for another spike in COVID-19 infection.
Outdoor fitness is on the rise and the options keep getting better! Our team at Foundation Fitness wants to help you see beyond an empty parcel and a picnic table and turn that under-utilized space into something energizing.
Days are shorter and streets may be snow-covered yet the allure of training or playing outside is like childhood tugging at us. Now, take a look out your office window, or look around your place of work, or the planning boards for that new commercial development,
Portland, OR, September 23, 2019 – Today, Stages Cycling, global leader in the indoor cycling industry, announced a partnership with Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest global fitness franchise.
The global partnership will focus on Stages’ newest innovations in the virtual bike category: Stages Solo and the LES MILLS VIRTUAL BIKE. The two virtual bike models present a unique opportunity for Anytime Fitness franchisees outside of the United States and Canadian markets, to bring a whole new element of fun and functionality to their diverse offering of fitness and training options for members.
Is your corporate office ocean or slope side? Don’t worry, most aren’t but these are actual considerations grabbing the attention of potential employees in today’s five alarm amenities race rivaled only by the multi-family housing market in the bid to win the brainpower of today’s talented workforce. Feeling valued as an employee is one big ticket as are convenience features for this time-strapped generation.
What are you bringing to the table?
Community kitchen includingthe “lunch fridge and the free fridge”
Nothing says summer like riding a bike, and so much training to prepare and sustain your cycling skills can be done in a studio. Revolve Ride is a new cycling studio in Eagle opening today, with a class model that is designed to fit any schedule.
“Over the past eight years, I’ve realized that people who ride bikes, both indoor and outdoor, are some of my absolute favorite people,” said Emily Dornan, Revolve Ride founder and owner.
“Jill is the epitome of a barrier breaking athlete.”
“Jill represents the limitless potential that our product represents.”
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“Bring The Fitness Out of the Basement and other trends in Multi-Family Housing”
Shrinking apartments is one change, bringing the fitness center into a prominent location is another. As the MFH market cools, READ MORE about trends in building development.
“Being unfit on a treadmill or in an exercise stress test has a worse prognosis, as far as death, than being hypertensive, being diabetic or being a current smoker,” Time Magazine reports.
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