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PPE Education for Fitness Facilities

Over the past several months, many fitness facilities have had to close their doors temporarily—now reopening as statewide restrictions are lifted. With reopening, PPE has become a topic of discussion. As a gym owner, personal trainer, or fitness facility manager, you have most likely been trying to decide what products you need to protect your members during their visit to …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Name Brand Alternatives for Fitness Facilities

The current healthcare crisis has shed a light on the need for PPE, cleaning supplies, and health and safety supplies at fitness facilities. As more fitness facilities begin to reopen, it may become more difficult to find name brand products. You may be wondering what the next best option is to protect your facility, employees, and members. At ELIVATE, we …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Custom PPE Available for Your Facility

Providing your members and staff with high-quality PPE, or personal protective equipment, is essential for maintaining current health & safety practices. With the demand for more PPE growing, more and more members are looking to businesses to offer PPE products they can rely on. Given this opportunity, now is an excellent time to stock your facility with customized PPE products …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Top 5 PPE & Health Essentials for Gyms

Preparing your gym to reopen can be stressful. As we continue to navigate this healthcare challenge, it’s crucial that your facility is stocked with the PPE and health essentials you need to protect employees and members. ELIVATE is your single source solution for high-demand supplies like PPE. We are committed to ensuring you have access to the latest, most up-to-date …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

4 Activities To Do During Slow Periods at Your Fitness Facility

Times like these can be difficult, especially for fitness facilities. More often than not, the traffic of members coming to your facility can be impacted by unforeseen circumstances that provide you with little to no time to react. Regardless of the uncontrollable, there are a number of things you can start doing today to support your members and facility during …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Fit Facts: Health Club Demographics Infographic at ELIVATE

Updated: This post was originally published on August 20, 2014 and has been refreshed as of March 17, 2020. Health club membership demographics and motivators are changing. By understanding the market and your audience, you can successfully develop programs and retail products that sell. Your facility’s livelihood depends on how you transform the statistics into personalized marketing strategies that work. …

Top Five Supplement Trends in the Fitness Industry

Promoting a healthy lifestyle through exercise and proper nutrition is crucial. As a gym owner or personal trainer, you should consider offering your clients a comprehensive approach to wellness with dietary supplements that could fill the gaps in their diet. By providing your clients with more than just a place to workout, you create a value add that keeps them …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Active Aging Boot Camp Workouts & Healthy Aging Tips from ELIVATE™

Building an Active Aging Boot Camp for Mature Members

Updated: This post was originally published on February 9, 2015 and has been refreshed as of February 19, 2020. When it comes to training Baby Boomer clients, accommodating their physical needs may first inspire you to change your programming by toning down vigorous, high cardio classes and offer sessions filled with gentle stretching and light weights. However, you might be …

Why Recovery Is Essential to Performance

As a commercial fitness facility, it is crucial that you outfit your space with the recovery tools your clients need to lower stress, reduce muscle fatigue, and improve performance. No exercise plan is complete without a recovery component in place. It can affect how well your clients perform during their next workout, which is why recovery should be efficiently planned …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast

Recovery Room Trends: Non-Invasive Vibration Therapy

The Rise of Recovery For the last several years, recovery room popularity has increased at fitness centers and health clubs as more and more fitness professionals and clientele turn their focus to recovery. The challenge for many is balancing the intensity of high-exertion programs with the need to recover better and quicker between workouts.  To meet the demand for faster, …

Rachel Ford

Content Writer, Health & Wellness Enthusiast