Dynamic Fitness – Tips for a Successful Business Model

Facility of the Month: Dynamic Fitness, Strongsville, OH

Dynamic Fitness believes that it takes more than fitness equipment to change lives. At this facility, trainers concentrate on providing warm customer service, a culture of support, and a clean, updated facility to keep members engaged and happy. Being sensitive to members’ needs has helped the facility’s bottom line, “We give customers what they want,” Bryan McIntosh, President of Dynamic …

Successful CrossFit Boxes – Teach the Fundamentals

Facility Spotlight: The CrossFit Box, Berea, OH

At The CrossFit Box in Berea, OH, CrossFit® isn’t just a routine for members to drop in and out of without much impact outside of the obvious fitness benefits. “We’re just trying to make sure people know that fitness is a lifelong journey,” said Jeremie Tokarsky, co-owner and head coach at the community-driven facility. “That’s really the reason we fell …

Muscle Recovery Tips from LifeCenter Plus

Spotlight On: LifeCenter Plus Hudson, Ohio

You’ll notice that health-conscious and active health club owners continually pay attention to national fitness trends so they can better understand member interests to deliver successful programs. The owners and facility management team of LifeCenter Plus make it a point to respond to member fitness interests that boost class attendance, retail sales and can also increase new membership. LifeCenter Plus …

Healthy Aging & Exercise for Seniors

Facility of the Month: How One Senior Community Practices Healthy Aging

What started out as a small community gym in 1979 was outgrown in 2007, when Friendship Village of Bloomington in Minnesota expanded its fitness offerings thanks to the efforts of Karen Lloyd, Director of Wellness Programs and the community’s first Fitness Manager, Mia Bremer. In 2009, Friendship Village of Bloomington, a Lifespace Community, broke ground on an 18,000-square-foot-building with impressive …