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Monday
Jul242017

Reduce Your Gym’s Electricity Costs on Summer Peak Demand Days

This post was originally published by APPI, an IHRSA group purchasing supplier.

The pool at Active Sports Clubs

You can greatly benefit from reducing energy consumption on the five days of the year when the highest demand on the electricity grid occurs. Peak demand typically arises in afternoon hours during summer months.

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Tuesday
Jul112017

How to Stop Gym Germs Before They Harm Your Members

This is an IHRSA featured post, brought to you by 2XL.

Whether or not you self-identify as a neatnik, a tidy gym does have a direct effect on your profitability. 

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Tuesday
Jun202017

Why Bad Floors May Be Putting Your Health Club On Shaky Ground 

This is an IHRSA featured post, brought to you by sofSURFACES.

A health club at peak capacity is a great sight for club operators, but it may not be too good for your ears—or your nerves. With today’s trends of Olympic lifting and other functional fitness activities, your club may sound more like you’re hosting a Metallica concert than a first-class neighborhood facility. Without high-tech quality flooring absorbing the sound and punishment from weights, machines, and active bodies, your club may be creating an environment that runs counter to the image and culture you want to promote. 

Make no mistake: Noise, vibration, and acoustics matter. So does the integrity of your flooring when members drop barbells and kettlebells, and it’s a more common occurrence these days than ever before. 

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Wednesday
May102017

Well-grounded: 5 Ways Flooring Impacts Your Gym’s Bottom Line

This is an IHRSA featured post, brought to you by Regupol.

So you’ve chosen your equipment, crafted a killer marketing strategy, and have a top sales staff in place. Your health club is going to rock. What’s left are the little things, right? The easy stuff.

You may be forgetting something vitally important, and it’s right beneath your feet. 

University of North Carolina

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