Family Virtual Fitness

Family Workouts – Fun, Fit, Togetherness   Fitness industry expert IHRSA first noticed the trend a few years ago. A surge in teenage gym members that grew to 3.7 million by 2016 (at last report). Since then, clubs across the country have welcomed teen and tween family members to group classes and started group programming […]

digital virtual fitness

Virtually Anywhere: The New Role of Digital Fitness We could be forgiven for thinking the major upheaval seen all across the club and fitness landscape is mostly over. Gyms were closed due to Covid-19 precautions and now (in most) areas they’re open with a return to some form of normal underway. The truth is very […]

3 Reasons Why Talks With Associate Brand Manager, Jen Hirst     This month’s behind the scenes look at the people of FitnessOnDemand talks with Jen Hirst, Associate Brand Manager, social media guru, designer and fitness junkie. Q: Jen your role has expanded recently – can you tell us what’s on your plate? Well it […]

Gym

The Buzz: What We’re Hearing from the Nation’s Clubs Welcome back to The Buzz, our regular check in with FOD customers, clubs and other properties around the country. This month we asked what club operators and managers are seeing as many clubs re-open and welcome members back to the gym. Here’s the low down.   […]

GymRa Virtual Digital Fitness

10 New Workouts from GymRa Now Available   This month we’ve released 10 brand new workouts from GymRa. These workouts range from 10 to 35 minutes and require little to no equipment. Categories include core, Pilates, strength, cardio, HIIT and more. These virtual workouts are led by leading fitness instructors including Julia Bognar, Lindsay Bushman, […]

Virtual Fitness Independence

Exercise Your Independence Happy (almost) Independence Day everyone. And we’re not just talking about socially distanced get-togethers with family and friends in the backyard (although they’re great too!). With many gyms across the country re-opened and warm weather bringing back all kinds of workout options, we’re celebrating fitness freedom this month – a liberation from […]

Gym Member Marketing

Gym Member Marketing Made Easy   Does this sound familiar? You re-opened your doors in the last few weeks, wondering how long it would take members to return and classes to fill up. And now you’re juggling everything from busy class bookings to member questions and managing round the clock Covid-19 precautions. It’s going to […]

In the Spotlight: Western Oregon University   Welcome back to our regular look at the fitness facilities, campuses and customers that use on-demand fitness content to stay ahead of member needs. This month we check in with Western Oregon University’s busy campus assistant recreation director Zach Hammerle– and how virtual classes have kept students active […]

Heading Back to the Gym: Five Steps for Summer Success It’s great news that many gyms around the country re-opened their doors safely to members over the past week or so. And others are planning to take the step soon. So as we all transition at our own pace and comfort level from solely home […]

Zoom virtual fitness classes

Remote Live Class Linking Now Available on FitnessOnDemand Zoom, Facebook Live and other services now accessible through the FOD calendar. There’s no question remote fitness training and classes is becoming more popular than ever. In many cases out of necessity. However, just like many of the adjustments industries are making right now, we expect off-site […]